Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi

Porter
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,130. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Like the Science Fiction novel "Jumper" by Steven Gould, this is a novellete about young Allie Dans who has a surprising ability. Whereas most stories of "teleportation" such as Heinlein's "Tunnel in the Sky" or the "stepping discs" in Larry Niven's stories focus on the moving of large objects long distances, this one explores the notion that even a small portal conveys tremendous power.
De grote museumroof
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: Dutch. Published: January 5, 2012 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In een heel verre toekomst bezoeken Lavid en Irmara het museum op Aarde in Parijs. Om Lavids gezondheid te kunnen herstellen, moeten ze een eenmalig en groot object uit dit zwaar bewaakte museum stelen. Wat moeten ze stelen en komen ze ermee weg? Met dit sciencefictionverhaal heeft Django Mathijsen thema 11 van Pure Fantasy gewonnen.
Red Desert - Point of No Return
By
Series: Red Desert, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,360. Language: British English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In what looks like a suicide attempt, Swedish exobiologist Anna Persson, crew member of the Isis, secretly leaves Station Alpha at the crack of dawn to travel deep into the Martian desert in a pressurised rover. Whatever her goal, wherever it is, will Anna reach her destination? “Point of No Return” is the first book in the “Red Desert” series. The second one is “People of Mars”.
Code Word Azurelight
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
An unconscious man arrives in an ambulance at a local hospital emergency room in Northern, Nevada. Dr. William L. Johnson, the resident doctor on duty, examines the man and finds a severe burn on the right side of his neck. He suspects that the man has received a lethal dose of gamma radiation from an unknown nuclear source. He calls the FBI and expresses his concern about the man.
Simpoc
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
99.9997% of all humans have been wiped out by a very suspicious virus. SIMPOC’s programmer doesn’t come to work that day, the next; or ever. Joan Herl the commander of the space station Oasis is forced to abandon the station because of dwindling resources. When they land on earth they are attacked by another thinking computer who would do anything to continue thinking
Anything That Spins
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Greta Rutherford, a simple mechanic, is used to solitude. For two years she has traveled through the void of space to a place in the wake of Jupiter’s orbit to repair an unmanned relay station. What she found there shocked her. Because she is not alone.
War
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,770. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
War is the fourth in a series of stand-alone novellas exploring the Rare Earth Hypothesis in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence.
The Wound
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,620. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Wound continues the story started in The Edge. We follow the path of one of the survivors of the Unity’s desperate victory against an unknown and formidable foe. Winning the battle has cost almost everything. And the enemy is not waiting though. War is coming. The survivor must heal and become something more if final victory is possible at all.