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Bad Jump
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Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Nothing is ever easy in the wastelands left by The Teleportation Wars.
Amnesia
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Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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.
The Autumn Engagement
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Price: Free! Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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
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Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: 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...
Going Somewhere Else
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Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(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,
Humanity's Testament
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Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In the future, humanity's fate lies with the Narcalins, a monstrous genetic creation of mankind. But the Narcalins are rebelling, stopping production of a metal only they can obtain, and doing it in a particularly unusual way. The only man that can fix the problem is Dr. John Lambert. The question is, will he succeed, and if so, at what cost?
The Intervention
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Price: Free! Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this short story, military software had optimized a classic ground campaign, except for a twist in the assumptions that was completely useless. Or was it?
A.L.O.M.
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Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The year is 2130. Long gone are the days of high definition television and rock and roll. Mankind has entered the greatest age of technology. Vlad Kappel is a man of few words and even fewer desires, one of them being a dream to pilot the world's first time machine which he has helped to invent and build.
Proceedings of The Sector 7 Institute of Low-Energy Physics
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Life is very different on a neutron star. Things happen at the scale of the nanometer and a second is a long, long, time. Research is going to be tricky at the best of times for the scientists at the Sector 7 Institute of Low-Energy Physics. Not least when, using their particle decelerator, they achieve energies so low that they discover an exotic new form of chemistry...
Daddy's World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
A classic work from Walter Jon Williams, “Daddy’s World” earned the Nebula Award for Novelette in 2001. Little Jamie lives with his family in an eerily perfect environment. But cracks begin to appear in Jamie’s world that reveal rifts within his family, and he begins to see the terrifying reality behind the walls of his life, and know that perfection has its price . . .
Elevator
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Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
This is a short story about NASA's plan to build a elevator from the earth to 22,000 miles out into space. Elevator is a science fiction story based on true events.
A Temporal Mistake
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Series: Short Story Hodgepodge, Sci-Fi Time Travel. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 1 review)
Harshly yanked through time and space from an experiment gone wrong, a lonely man named Alexander does his best to fit into utopia as the long list of mysterious facts come together to reveal the shocking truth of where he truly landed.
Path to Destruction (Apocalyptic Novelette)
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Series: Dark Future, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In a last attempt to turn the tide in a desperate war, General Matthew Smith of the American Freedom Fighters asks Master Samurai Kenzo and his unit of warriors to make a batch of the ultimate weapons--memory weapons that infuse its user with the skills and memories of a master warrior. But, will the cost be too high when the weapons fall into the hands of a unit of unstable augmented soldiers?
Losing Human
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Price: Free! Words: 16,170. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
When funding for Project Human is diminished, Dr. Heisler uploads his own awareness into a Mobile Robotic Construct.
Passing in the Night
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Price: Free! Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by SSN Storytelling. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A year-long shift in the middle of the interstellar void can be dull. For the Fourth shift crew of the starliner Pericles, enroute to Earth from one of the colonies, the passage could best be called routine. Until sensors detect an unknown and unexpected object ahead. What they find in the endless night of space will forever change their universe. Assuming they survive to tell about it.
Collaborators
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A collaboration is a close synergy between two creative artists, where one idea is a catalyst for another, and another. But when two people join their minds to create virtual universes, the artwork is so vast they begin to lose their own identities.
Catatone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Jideon de Rosa is a combat cyber-medic with the Spanish Legion. After his ex-wife takes their daughter, he tracks them to North America. He finds his wife missing and his daughter suffering from a drug. Jideon has less than a day to find the cure.
Delta Pi
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Whoever says Pi is a constant simply hasn't checked it precisely enough — which may be a good thing!
Devil's Due. The Cards in the Deck #1 (An NSA Spy Thriller)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Still a man on the outside looking in, Scott Evers is working security onboard the Sea Shepherd, an Island class vessel performing fishery protection patrols in the Mediterranean Sea. With tensions heating up in the Mediterranean Sea and with terrorists afoot, Scott's an instant away from everything going as terribly wrong as he fears. When the dust clears, his world will never be the same again.
Just Like You
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Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: Australian English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Oh-Four-Two-See was to be the prototype unit for a revolutionary new line of Syntech models and the promise of a much needed economic boost for a struggling nation. On the night of the nation's elections, a radical anti-Syntech movement assumes power and Oh-Four-Two-See discovers exactly how closely he resembles his human designers.