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The Psychoactive Café
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,120. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"It would have been developed anyway. Our little team just sped it up by a couple of years.” On an isolated campus in the far North, researchers develop a device that triggers instant euphoria by stimulating the brain’s pleasure centers. Once it’s in the wild, there will be no more need for narcotics and no way to control the spread of addiction. Their goal: To end the war on drugs
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.
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.
Elites
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rowena runs the House, a place for homeless Sky veterans. The House, open only to the women who compose the Elite Squad, has only a few rules: No names, no details, no weapons. The problem? Anything can become a weapon—even a toilet bowl scrubber. Even a word. Especially a word. A word that could destroy both Rowena and her House.
Target Demo
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011 by Accio Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the future, media bias is history. Manipulating the minds of viewers through technology is the newest way to get a candidate elected. Platinum Cable is the hottest new package on the market as it sends its viewers into a hypnotic trance... and off to the polls to vote for its Presidential candidate. And if the candidate wins the White House, he's got a big surprise in store for the country.
Mother
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Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Since the Great Calamity of February 14th, 2016, population rates have been dwindling. The cause: Mother Nature. A brilliant scientist juggles her relationships with her grouchy mentor and her new team leader as she strives to create artificial life. Will humanity get in its own way in its quest to save itself from extinction?
Star Sails: Short Memory
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Series: Star Sails, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Short Memory is #3 in the Star Sails' series. After a couple of bad starts making initial contact with alien species, especially the Draken, the SS Falcon with Captain Jack Stone and his crew are heading straight back to home. Space might be the Final Frontier but it certainly isn't turning out to be the Friendly Frontier. But what about these Klethren on planet Kleth?
The Curse of The Annunaki
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 1 review)
A bio-genetic researcher uncovers a very uncomfortable truth about human origins and the source of our most troubling diseases. While searching for a cure for cancer he encounters great interest, jealousy and suspicion. The story is based on actual ancient records from the Epic of Gilgamesh. Records that offer a troubling explanation for everything that is both right and wrong about us.
Implant
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Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mark Bird, a man on the cutting edge of technology, has just had a procedure done that will change his life. But when he get's a neural interface that connects his brain permanently to the internet he realizes just how disconnected he has become.
Mining Games
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Price: Free! Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(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.
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.
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,
Far From Home 1: Legend
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Price: Free! Words: 19,040. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Follow the adventures of Captain Jessica King and the crew of the Defiant as they find themselves pulled into a black hole and thrown from everything they have ever known. If you liked Battlestar Galactica, Star Trek and Star Wars then you will LOVE the Far From Home Series, a 12-book epic adventure unlike anything you've ever read!
Original Strand
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Price: Free! Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(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.
Radiant Crossing
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Price: Free! Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It's Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, 2013. Hamilton "Hamfist" Hancock is in command of a Boeing 777, over the middle of the Atlantic Ocean,when most of the electronic equipment on the aircraft becomes inoperative. Hamfist must decide where to take his aircraft that will best protect the safety of his 200 passengers. And he must make that decision soon. Very soon.
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.
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 . . .
10 Minutes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011 by Living Books USA. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Matt and Danny have created the machine of dreams that allows them to manipulate Time. But only briefly . . . What can you do in a mere 10 minutes?
The Last Man
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Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(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.
Infiltration
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Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(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.