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Elevator
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
This is a short story about NASA's plan to build a elevator from the earth to 22,000 miles out into space. Elevator is a science fiction story based on true events.
The Intervention
Price: Free! Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this short story, military software had optimized a classic ground campaign, except for a twist in the assumptions that was completely useless. Or was it?
Daddy's World
Price: Free! Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
A classic work from Walter Jon Williams, “Daddy’s World” earned the Nebula Award in 2001. Little Jamie lives with his family in an eerily perfect environment. But cracks begin to appear in Jamie’s world that reveal rifts within his family, and he begins to see the terrifying reality behind the walls of his life, and know that perfection has its price . . .
Dragonfire
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Two Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
This is a short story. Dragonfire is the name of the game, a new, totally immersive computer game set in a fantasy world. Figurative dragons lurk in hidden places, the stakes are high, and losing the game means losing your life - or does it?
Just Like You
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: Australian English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Oh-Four-Two-See was to be the prototype unit for a revolutionary new line of Syntech models and the promise of a much needed economic boost for a struggling nation. On the night of the nation's elections, a radical anti-Syntech movement assumes power and Oh-Four-Two-See discovers exactly how closely he resembles his human designers.
The Guardians - Episode One
Price: Free! Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014 by Wolfpack Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
THE GUARDIANS BEGINS... An alien race flee their dying world... Welcomed by the hails and emissaries of the League of Eight, The Crulla instead make their way through the systems they come across, seeking worlds not to live on, but where they can harvest the blood of the inhabitants.
Earthborn - Leilon
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: American English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Within an undisclosed location, at an undisclosed time, a new life is born. This life is not of the kind we know but something new. Opening eyes to a world of which it knows nothing, it seeks answers to the many questions that come with existence itself. Just what is Leilon? Why was she created? What does reality have in store for her?
The Outer Ring
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.00 from 1 review)
The Ventura was a deep space survey ship, with a crew of over 2000 men and women. When we entered the orbit of the planet Baytirus that day, we never expected the Ventura to be immediately destroyed. We didn’t know we weren’t the first people to find that planet. But someone knew.
Collaborators
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collaboration is a close synergy between two creative artists, where one idea is a catalyst for another, and another. But when two people join their minds to create virtual universes, the artwork is so vast they begin to lose their own identities.
Delta Pi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Whoever says Pi is a constant simply hasn't checked it precisely enough — which may be a good thing!
Mother
Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 1 review)
Since the Great Calamity of February 14th, 2016, population rates have been dwindling. The cause: Mother Nature. A brilliant scientist juggles her relationships with her grouchy mentor and her new team leader as she strives to create artificial life. Will humanity get in its own way in its quest to save itself from extinction?
Timestealer
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
This classic sci-fi story from the President of SF Canada has been published in a dozen countries and ten languages to widespread admiration. “Perhaps the best story is ‘Timestealer’, by Steve Stanton, about a man who records short experiences from other people, at the cost of their memory of the experience, and his search for truly novel material.” (Locus Magazine, Reviewed by Richard Horton)
Radiant Crossing
Price: Free! Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It's Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, 2013. Hamilton "Hamfist" Hancock is in command of a Boeing 777, over the middle of the Atlantic Ocean,when most of the electronic equipment on the aircraft becomes inoperative. Hamfist must decide where to take his aircraft that will best protect the safety of his 200 passengers. And he must make that decision soon. Very soon.
Catatone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jideon de Rosa is a combat cyber-medic with the Spanish Legion. After his ex-wife takes their daughter, he tracks them to North America. He finds his wife missing and his daughter suffering from a drug. Jideon has less than a day to find the cure.
Identity Illusions: A RolePages Novella
Price: Free! Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The first entry in the Living Novel series, Identity Illusions is a story that was born in the community of RolePages.com - There thousands of creative people have come together to build a rich, and dynamic world, filled with exotic magical races, and strange charismatic heroes. The characters in this book all live in that place, along with many others, and the stories of their struggles are being
Evolve
Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A scientist must face the hardest decision of his life: is humanity really faced with inevitability, or do we make our own choices?
The Movie Maker
Price: Free! Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A gifted university student develops an innovation to revolutionize the holographic film industry . . . Putting the power of film-production into the hands of the creators is good for creators, but bad for big business: a truth that the inventor learns in a hard way. Near future SF, 10,000 words.
Rise of the Vanguards: Bioweapon Revolution: Book 0
Price: Free! Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Executives of Tayairosko Corporation craved a weapon to lord over the governments, corporations, and people of all four worlds. They envisioned themselves the masters of a new interplanetary empire of their own making. They tasked their Bioweapons Division with developing a microscopic pathogen like no other. A bioweapon that could wipe out entire worlds. The genesis of Weapon X.
The Hall of the Betrayed
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A short SciFi story about a battle in outer space. Lestari is a fighter pilot trying frantically to protect the people he loves. But not everything is as it seems and soon forces beyond his control will force him to make a choice.
Proxy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Robots replace human workers, devastating the economy. Civil War begins as presidential hopefuls legislate amid corruption.