The Alien Artifact 8 (Novelette)
by V Bertolaccini
A major action science fiction horror thriller!
Astronauts in the 22nd century crash in a new highly advanced shuttle on Mars after an encounter with an unidentified force and are left marooned!
They slowly uncover an alien energy sphere of unknown origins there and something hideous with tremendous powers, as ancient as the universe, which has been on Mars since the beginning of the universe!