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Shackleton's Burden
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
SHACKLETON'S BURDEN, is a science fiction novelette that starts the stalking of the adventurous Alec Shackleton through the Eleven Wonders of the Universe with a ragtag team, his side-kick Dancer, a cocky android. Their quest: to find technology left behind by the fallen Empire of the First Ones in the far reaches of the galaxy.
Aerobrake
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Claire makes a good living in her tiny orbital ship, repairing busted and broken-down satellites. When she gets a distress call, the last thing she expects is for it to be from her son. To make matters worse, it looks like the only way to save him is by landing the ship. But neither ship was ever designed to enter the atmosphere. Originally published in The Colored Lens, 2013.
Stone 382
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Keith's in charge of Stone 382, an alien relic that's a waypoint to the stars. Stuck with Jimmy in the dilapidated, pokey, glued-on station, Keith just wants to get home to see Sue. But when the alien builders arrive, everything's going to change. A science fiction story originally published in Perihilion, by the author of "Walking Gear".
UFO Observer pt two
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Series: UFO Observer. Price: Free! Words: 160. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
UFO observer pt two: The local scene. 50 pages of cartoons detailing the continuing adventure of Hector and Shelly. Hector has been sent here to observe the current extinction-event, and report on survivors.
The Dream of Planet Bloom (Mother’s Milk Space Stories, Book 1)
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Series: Mother's Milk Space Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 19,100. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A deadly accident on Starship Scorpio forces Captain Megan Ashley to forbid further usage of the dream resonator, a powerful alien technology that allows the crew to visit parallel dimensions by placing themselves in a state of wakeful dreaming. First Commander Sy Rikes talks her into changing her mind and goes on to create a dream program of a fictional alien paradise he calls planet Bloom.
UFO Observer
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Series: UFO Observer. Price: Free! Words: 170. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Hector, ufo- earth-observer, is assigned to earth to watch the current extinction-event Finding the likely survivors from a hole deep enough to be safe in before the other observers do is tricky. (cartoons)
November Seed
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Price: Free! Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two field biologists from N.J. Fish & Wildlife discover a pair of waterfowl clinging to a metal cleat with twig-like growths protruding from their skulls and have traced the contagion to a common marsh grass called Phragmites. Shortly after the biologists reporting in to the CDC, the contagion has found first one human host, then another and another.
Los Improductivos
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 13,800. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
"Los Improductivos" de Cristián Londoño Proaño es una novela adictiva de ciencia ficción donde la peor pesadilla de la humanidad se vuelve realidad.
The Fate Of Humanity Rests In Her Hands (A Classic Sci-Fi Time Travel Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2014 by Susan Hart. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Fate Of Humanity Rests In Her Hands: When a scientist and his assistant visit a formerly shuttered and remote temporal research station in a remote part of Alaska, they learn the true purpose of their visit. At least, one of them does.
Leap of Faith
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Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
It was a leap of faith every time. The odds were always against them. Dropping into a deep-penetration strategic reconnaissance mission from near space takes a strong personality. Angela Yancey needs to get through to Jason Bridger before he kills them both. A short story.
Snapshots
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Cleavon saw his first murder victim at his friend Emmett Till’s funeral. Cleavon fled Chicago to raise his family, but the violence followed him. Now, he worries that his grandson Ty will die as horribly as Emmett, and for no good reason. Cleavon wants his family out of Chicago, but Ty wants to repair the city—and he just might do it.
سائنس فکشن - نمود سے پہلے
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Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: Urdu. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
یہ کہا نی شما لی ا مریکہ کی سر زمین کی ہے-عہد، گزشتہ سے بھی پہلے کی-قصَہ شروع ہوتا ہے ایک ایسے ملزم سے جو انسانی تا ریخ کے پہلے اجلاس میں نا دانستہ طور پر کچھ ایسی حرکات کر بیٹھتا ہے جو کہ حکا مِ اعلی کی ناراضگی کا سبب بن جا تی ہیں-اس پر مقَدمہ چلایا جاتا ہے- لیکن یہ ملزم اصل میں کسی اور روپ میں تو نہیں؟
EarVu
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Dr. James Michaelson is working on a fantastic new technology, on a three person team of Quantum Physicists: the lead and creator of this new "tech", Dr. Garrison; a magnetic theorist, Dr. Johnson; and himself. But something is wrong at the lab. They seem to be rather light on attendance today. He can feel it, something has gone terribly, horribly wrong.... Video Trailer - http://bit.ly/1tCik1P
High Risk For Burning Up In The Atmosphere (A Classic Sci-Fi Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014 by Susan Hart. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This is a classic Sci-Fi action adventure about a man transporting a prisoner to earth, when something dreadful goes wrong.
Gone, But Not Forgotten (2065)
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Series: Still Light, Canto II, Act 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The time of homo sapiens sapiens is ending. The first two posthumans begin to change the future today. One, technological and augmented in war and knowledge, builds a new political order. The other, biological and esoteric, swims below the oceans, and speaks to other minds, building towards the most culturally influential discovery in human history. Today, they speak once more...
Beyond the Fears of Tomorrow
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 11,330. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
Beyond the Fears of Tomorrow is the story of a man who is unable to cope with the conflicts and insecurities of the real world. He withdraws into his mind where he creates his own universe and he plays God, sometimes with reluctance.
Человек с транспаретной головой
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Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Russian. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Может ли проклятие оказаться благословением? Жизнь Дэвида Доуди – это кошмар наяву. С расстояния двух метров кто угодно может прочитать его мысли. Бегством является изоляция и одиночество. С годами он находит себя в мире, отгороженном солидной стеной, дистанционно занимаясь интервенционной журналистикой. Работа становится протезом реальной действительности до момента, пока он не знакомится с…
Erawan
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Short story. In the second half of the 21st century, Charlotte Fisher's father moves the family to Thailand so he can take care of a tourist habitat orbiting Earth. Charlotte makes a new friend, learns about spirit houses, and goes to school. Everything is fine until the day the habitat faces a deadly danger.
Face of 2020
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Series: 2020 eBook, 2020 Book One. Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Face of 2020 explores the best course that current and near future scientific and technological developments ought to take to achieve major breakthroughs in learning, design of devices, security among other sectors. Using simple examples we see practical application and open minded approach to technology. The result is a revolution in the way we learn, live and work.
Entangled
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Jared Dehl's trapped in a web of moments, lurching from one to the next. Never sure he's any closer to figuring out if the woman, Mary, really is his wife. Or who Cindy is, and why she's tracking his every move. A science fiction novelette from the author of "Walking Gear".