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Sidney's Comet
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,460. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Bestselling author Brian Herbert’s humorous first novel. For centuries the slops that inhabit Earth have been rocketing their refuse into the Galaxy, carelessly littering the cosmos with wrappers, peelings, bottles and cans. But the universe is about to get even. An immense comet of garbage is on a collision course with Earth! Only one man can stop it: lowly government worker Sidney Malloy!
Nova Warriors: The Return
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
When an asteroid on a collision course turns into a surprise alien invasion, Captain Alan Lane and Pollywog Squadron must defend the Earth from attack. But how can a bunch of military misfits at a submarine base succeed when the best military minds have already failed? The day we've long feared has finally arrived... and we're not ready.
The Asteroid
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,630. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Suppose that you’re on board a small space station orbiting the Earth and you learn that an Asteroid of mammoth size is about to collide with the planet. No one can stop because it is too close and coming too fast. You can’t be rescued because there is no way to get a launch vehicle ready in time. All you can do is monitor the destruction and watch as civilization collapses...
2D Game Collision Detection
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Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
Are you wondering how 2D collision detection in video games works? If so this book is made for you. This book is written for beginners, new to the topic of geometrical collision detection. Find out how to determine shot impacts, detect enemies which are covered by lines of sight, recognize collisions of race cars or simply check if the mouse cursor floats above a button.
Collision
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Collision is a sci-fi short story set in the far future: space travel is mundane, with thousands of commercial and private ships jumping star systems every Earth-day. In the inky vastness, it is hard imagine someone else might be out there...