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Mining Games
Price: Free! Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Space mining is big business and corporations compete fiercely to exploit our solar system’s rich minerals. Spacial Alloy, a dominant firm on world markets, ruthlessly leads the pack on all fronts: exploration, exploitation, and production. Unfortunately, in space, incriminating evidence can drift around for a long, long time.
Memory Stick
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Imagine a world where IQ means nothing. Where another measure, something called PQ, Potential Quotient, has replaced it, and where a person's worth is determined by this measure instead. For Low Pots like Tricia Clark, a brilliant girl with a high IQ but low PQ, it means being stuck in a prison she can never break free of, or does it?
Deity
Price: Free! Words: 53,520. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Jas and Billy are University students and life long friends. When Peta, a friend of Billy's girlfriend,Nikki begins seeing Jas, everything seems perfect. But Nikki soon suspects Billy and the other two are in some kind of strange cult and when she reacquaints herself with an old friend who has recently joined the police, the truth they uncover proves to be even more unbelievable...
The Implant
Price: Free! Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Have you ever wished that you could learn something in your sleep? Overnight you can do something new - instant knowledge on demand. The Implant is all that and more, but instant knowledge comes at a cost...
Original Strand
Price: Free! Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
The human race did its best to annihilate itself and certainly went out with a bang. Hundreds of nuclear devices and biological viruses have transformed the earth into a no man’s land. For the isolated moon survivors, biodiversity takes on a whole new meaning. The story is roughly 9 700 words and was originally published in the June edition (2012) of eFiction.
The Last Man
Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
The universe is dying, slowly each star is petering out until everything goes dark. The last civilisation has entrusted it's future to one ship searching for a planet that can still support life. Elim is the sole remaining pilot and is running out of resources to bring his people back to existence until a glimmer of hope appears in the distance.
El primer libro
Price: Free! Words: 41,250. Language: Spanish. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bernardo, Berta y Edmundo, tres jóvenes escritores de mediana edad, participan en el proyecto A.M.O.K. que proclama ser un punto y aparte en la historia de la creación humana. Este sacadineros es la obra de Basilio, un empresario cultural que pretende crear el primer personaje fruto de la Inteligencia Artificial.
Bouncing High Above the World
Price: Free! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
On a rainy day which had canceled out a glider training flight, the time was spent investigating an odd rectangle in the desert vegetation off the edge of an old runway. What they found there brought memories of WWII-era tale that enlivened nights around the campfire at the ranch long ago.
Infiltration
Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
John is a prospector on the moon of Callisto. While on a surveying trip he finds a derelict ship at the bottom of a valley. Checking out the wreck he realises that this vessel has no business being anywhere near the moon. As he explores the interior the real reason for the crash becomes clear.
A Simple Lens
Price: Free! Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A washed-out burned-out alcoholic struggles with his life and has one last stand in his long series of career dead ends. He teams with fellow technologists to produce a marvelous invention in solar technology. The question is, is the world ready for such an innovation? Near future, hard SF, 4900 words.
Mens (english version)
Price: Free! Words: 89,540. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(1.50 from 2 reviews)
Warning: experimental translation (hybrid) A man with the body that dies and an unique brain, so much to be been able to move to a metallic giant. What would it happen to that mind, as would it evolve it having to manage such a different hardware? His history, in family and in the space, in the bath of crowd of the city and on the sands of Mars. Up to rediscover his best part...
Intrigue Satellite
Price: Free! Words: 98,440. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.00 from 1 review)
Blaine and Kitka are Ultra Team 7, the best operatives that genetic science could create. The two are ruthless killers and thieves for a dying US government waging war on global corporations. Section Ex commands their every move until the overt hostilities end. Some secrets won't die and Ultra Team 7 is called back to hunt down a terrifying weapon that can throw the planet into the dark ages.
The Time of the Attack
Price: Free! Words: 24,240. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Earth that was could no longer suport us. We looked to the stars for our salvation. We thought the impending doom of humanity would unite us. Boy were we ever wrong.
Harmony's Passing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,230. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 1 review)
While the Earth wonders at the spectacular aurora that suddenly appears, a single physicist struggles to understand why every satellite in orbit has just moved. Only after exhausting work does he realize; he has witnessed a wandering black hole, it could undo the very structure of the Solar System itself. But when? What damage will it do before it meets its own end?
Amnesia
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A man wakes up in a strange place with no knowledge of how he got there or who he is when a mysterious woman enters the scene and his life. Armed with nothing but his own intuition and a mysterious package to guide him he must make a crucial decision that will change his world and that of his new acquaintance forever.
Going Somewhere Else
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A space explorer readies for a voyage that will never return. Part of the "Break Bites" Series: Stories short enough to read when you get a break from your everyday activities. About the Author: Amber D. Sistla was born in Oklahoma and now lives in the Pacific Northwest. She has a degree in computer science and has six U.S. and E.U. patents. Her fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Nature,
The Autumn Engagement
Price: Free! Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Baseball is used to settle political disputes, one bad pitch cost Janus Franko his wife, career, and reputation. Eight months later, he is presented an opportunity to prove that he didn't throw the game. However, he will have to attend a party that caters to the ultra-wealthy where the dress code includes a robot date on his arm.
Deathforger
Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
An assassin whose every fibre has been augmented for the sole purpose of murder may finally have found something he cannot kill...
Mindweb
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 256,550. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.00 from 1 review)
A breakthrough results in a self-aware program that is intent on preserving itself and manipulating humans. When Matt got a job programming a vacuum cleaner, that is all he thought it was, an appliance. But the program he was writing touched him deep inside, awakening a desire he had once lost. He hid his creation, not sure the world was ready for the ultimate appliance.
L'individu en jeu
Price: Free! Words: 43,680. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2012 by Editions JD Sigaux. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 1 review)
Un jour, Patrick devient, à son insu, le sujet d’une étrange expérience : ses paroles, faits et gestes sont désormais contrôlés par un jeu vidéo. Sa vie dépend alors du bon vouloir de trois étudiants d’école de commerce. Au même moment, une affaire de trafic de drogue amène l’inspecteur Alexandre Rochas à se pencher sur les comptes d’une grande société française d’assurances. Un scandale approche.