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XIN: The Veiled Genocides
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Price: Free! Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
We are not alone in the galaxy, but soon we will be. The greatest civilizations in the Galaxy are disappearing without a trace. The future history of our Galaxy has been irrevocably changed.
Fast Things in the Solar System
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Some amazingly fast and surprisingly slow things move on Earth and in the rest of the solar system. We begin with some Earthly examples, including World speed records of various kinds, and progress toward faster things, moving among the planets.
The Amazing Story of Billy Jim Hill
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by El Chupacabra Independent Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
From the new BEST SELLING adventure author Rick Goldman comes a story of a small town country boy caught between everyday life and an unforgettable journey! Swept into an adventure that will take him from local hick to international stardom, the story delights young and old alike.
Jessie Stern and the Time Shifters
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Price: Free! Words: 22,920. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Jessie Stern's life has taken a turn to the weird. It started out great. On her 13th birthday she discovered she was going on a space bound scientific expedition with her dad. But before they even leave Earth she is chased by beings she never thought existed–the Time Shifters-a race that can control time. Along with her cousin Daniel, Jessie tries to stop the Time Shifters before they stop her.
Mining Games
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Price: Free! Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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.
Moron's Guide to Surviving the Space Race
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Series: Moron's Guide to Stellar Pursuits, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 39,680. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Meet John, future savior of the universe. At least that's what he says... Moron's Guide to Surviving the Space Race is a Science Fiction novel about how a simple guy just out to make a living winds up as a slave, then a pilot, gets wrapped up with an intergalactic drug cartel, and through it all discovers there's more to life than making money Book One of Moron's Guide to Stellar Pursuits series
The Jupiter Paradox
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Price: Free! Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Following the Era of Conflict between Homo-Sapiens and the Cyborgs they created, a tentative period of cooperation emerged. The residual population was heavily skewed to the Borg template. By 2175, the radiation threat from the dissipating ozone layer had escalated to worrying levels. The Rift Incident had to be investigated.
The Battle for Arcanon Major (The Lost Dacomé Files #1)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,590. Language: British English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
“What if the only love you ever wanted was with the only man you couldn’t have?" Halíka Dacomé, a skilled warrior and daughter of the Elemental King, is ready to lead one final battle to save her race. But with all battles there is a price to be paid. Her love for another is the cost.
The Lindman Story - Freelance Fighter
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Join Captain Kront Tallin and his crew of Freedom Fighters aboard the intergalactic shuttle the Lindman as it roams through space, defying odds and making the ultimate sacrifice. What do they find aboard the Grimond Wolf shuttle in Part I? Who is the traitor in Part II? Will Helena survive the blast in Daniel’s room, or will the ship lose an important member of its crew?
An Analysis and Comparison of Orbit Rendezvous Techniques for Spacecraft Flying in Low Earth Orbit
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
In this thesis three methods for solving Lambert’s orbit rendezvous problem are compared. Methods that use the relative states between vehicles to calculate Lambert transfers are the easiest methods to use. But these methods are only applicable in certain scenarios.