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Maarvik And The Purples Of Tristan V
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,520. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
MAARVIK AND THE PURPLES OF TRISTAN V is an alien coming of age story, set against the backdrop of global warming. An asteroid disintegrates in the atmosphere, releasing the seeds of life from another world. Six months later, a small purple entity descends from a tree on Whidbey Island and into our lives. Growing up can be a difficult process, especially if you come from another planet!
The Signature of God (Volume One)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,440. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Hope in a World Torn Apart Following Ngunda Aran’s assassination, a devastating asteroid smashes into the earth, setting off a global tsunami. In a blink of an eye, humans are given another chance to rebuild and reset, using the lessons that Dove taught. Dove’s followers now have a chance at building a better world. But can humanity change its ways, even following irrefutable proof of a Messiah?
The Signature of God (Volume Two)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,870. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Hope in a World Torn Apart Following Ngunda Aran’s assassination, a devastating asteroid smashes into the earth, setting off a global tsunami. In a blink of an eye, humans are given another chance to rebuild and reset, using the lessons that Dove taught. Dove’s followers now have a chance at building a better world. But can humanity change its ways, even following irrefutable proof of a Messiah?
Asteroid Impact! Revelation Foretells Our End
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Series: Solving Old Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,180. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
And the stars of heaven fell unto the earth….Revelation 6:13 An asteroid will destroy mankind just as one destroyed the dinosaurs. The Book of Revelation in the Bible reveals to us that this is our destiny. We discover the scientific facts upon which the predictions of the Bible are based. The basic message of all of this is that in the end times we will all be destroyed by an asteroid impactin
Glitch
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 86,500. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Self-driving cars, glasses to ward off jetlag, asteroid mining, rewilding the America west, a private space industry and the backlash against it. Kate Rauner's vision of our future permeates this story set in Spaceport America. Mission controller Rob Shay discovers an anomaly, a glitch in space leads to an unknown star - but events may force him to drop his exploration.
A Thing as Good As Sunshine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by ArtChi's Voice. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Life on a mining colony asteroid is a bleak thing, according to Honey Girl's Mama, unless you have "a thing as good as sunshine" to live for. Because Honey Girl grew up inside the belly of an asteroid, Perseus Two, she has never understood how a good dose of sunshine can make you feel all warm and happy and full of life, until she meets Sheng Tian. Then life gets interesting...
The Myoshi Effect
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,560. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The year is 2020. Can the Presidents of the United States come together in order stop a giant asteroid before it destroys Earth in one month's time? Who IS the mysterious Doctor Apophis? What is the "S.U.R.", and why is the President of the USA determined to defend it at all costs? What the hell is the Canadian army doing in North
Beware the Boojum
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
If love conquers all and the standard model of particle physics only accounts for 5% of the universe, then... When isolated, almost totally insane asteroid miner Bracken MacFie sets his sights on being reunited with the lost love of his life, who is absolutely, totally bat shit nuts, he must overcome the ambitions of the man who separated them and the avarice of institutions.
NASA Space Technology Report: Deep Space Habitat Concept of Operations for Transit Mission Phases - Mars, Phobos / Deimos, Near Earth Asteroid, Habitats, Crew Systems
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This document describes a concept of operations (ConOps) for a habitat element to be used by human crews on future deep space missions; that is, missions well beyond the low Earth orbit of Space Shuttle and International Space Station missions of the past few decades.
Across The Universe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,810. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
We are not alone. It is inconceivable to think that no other life exists in the vastness of interstellar space. In 1977 NASA sent Voyager with a sampling of art, science and thought out into the cosmos. But what would an alien have made of these snapshots of Earth? How would our thought and music be interpreted and how might these gifts have influenced the evolution of an alien civilisation?