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Strange Attractors
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Series: The Chaos Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,680. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
For John Bandicut, Earth is but a memory. Stranded outside the galaxy in a vast structure peopled by a thousand races, Bandicut finds unexpected friends—only to be caught up in a cascade of irresistible forces. Confronting an entity known as the boojum, Bandicut discovers that the Shipworld itself is in peril, and only he can intervene. Book 2 of The Chaos Chronicles—with an all-new Afterword.
Identity
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Price: Free! Words: 101,590. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.00 from 1 review)
Identity is a science fiction psychological thriller, set in a future where years of progress have come at a cost. Decades of wars and struggle forced the need for a unique solution. Desperate, leaders centered their rule of law and obedience on a strict quasi-religious interpretation of scientific principles. The strife ends, or does it?
Evoluzione : il futuro
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Price: Free! Words: 32,220. Language: Italian. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Prefazione di Marta Rossi, contributo speciale di Nikola Danaylov - Secondo recenti studi, il mondo sarà ben presto dominato da tecnologie rivoluzionarie che dischiuderanno all’Umanità un’era di progresso accelerato. “Evoluzione: il futuro” è una storia mozzafiato ambientata in un prossimo futuro reso quasi irriconoscibile dalle nuove tecnologie.
Original Strand
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Price: Free! Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
The human race did its best to annihilate itself and certainly went out with a bang. Hundreds of nuclear devices and biological viruses have transformed the earth into a no man’s land. For the isolated moon survivors, biodiversity takes on a whole new meaning. The story is roughly 9 700 words and was originally published in the June edition (2012) of eFiction.
Dreaming Immortality
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Price: Free! Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Special contribution by Nikola Danaylov - "Dreaming Immortality" stands out for the variety of the characters, the range of Transhumanist issues as well as for its articulated story involving humans, artificial intelligences and souls - these last obtained by digitizing the brain after death - that is marked by suspense, action, but also considered thoughts.
Perigee Love
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Price: Free! Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
There is no greater love than a pilot's for her star-ship. During the decades long journey woman and machine had become inextricable entwined. Vigdis survived the crash but the AI did not...
The Chaos Chronicles (Books 1-3)
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Series: The Chaos Chronicles. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 319,910. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
An omnibus of three novels: Neptune Crossing, Strange Attractors, and The Infinite Sea. When John Bandicut encounters alien sentience on Triton, his life changes forever—from sacrificing everything to save Earth, to confronting a malicious entity at the edge of the galaxy, to fathoming the abyss of an alien ocean. A major hard-SF adventure from the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity's End.
This Old Rock
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Price: Free! Words: 22,130. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Variations on a Theme. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
THIS OLD ROCK by G. David Nordley looks at a novice family trying to make a life for themselves in the asteroid belt. The pesky government inspector refuses to approve the home Dolph and Sasha have carved in their very own homesteaded asteroid. Is it a conspiracy to take their home from them? Or are there other lessons to be learned if they're to live and thrive in space?
Oberlux
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Series: Earth Steps Forth, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,220. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Can anyone say no to a young lady asking for help? Especially a young lady as beautiful, intelligent and engaging as Suszaja. Neither could the crew of the Oberlux, but do they understand the consequences of their decision?
The Infinite Sea
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Series: The Chaos Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,860. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Flung to an alien ocean world, John Bandicut and his companions find themselves plunged into the deepsea realm of the Neri. What will they find in the Neri's failing undersea city, or in the terrifying object of the deep abyss? Book 3 of The Chaos Chronicles continues the hard-SF saga inspired by chaos theory—with an all-new Afterword by the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity's End.
Turing's Revenge and Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Here are five extraordinary science fiction short stories that will lead you on a pulse-pounding, mind-expanding ride through robot rebellions, cybernetic assassins, ancient Greek philosophers, alien terrorists... and the Singularity.
The Death Series, 1-3: Whispers, Speaks and Inception
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Price: Free! Words: 209,320. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
3 books in 1 Bundle: DEATH WHISPERS (#1) DEATH SPEAKS (#2) DEATH INCEPTION (#3) (App. total word count 235,000) * Suggested reading order for The Death Series: DEATH WHISPERS DEATH SPEAKS DEATH INCEPTION DEATH SCREAMS DEATH WEEPS UNREQUITED DEATH
The Visitors - Arrival
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Price: Free! Words: 35,450. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This is a “first contact” novel. Three visitors arrive on the Earth. Paradoxically, they seem both strange and familiar at the same time, and they certainly seem harmless, but there is much more happening than people are originally aware. This is a little like H.G. Wells “War of the Words” - but presented as a psychological thriller. Book 1 of a trilogy. See https://www.facebook.com/Visitors
The Legend of Caliban (Part 1) "Fall from Grace"
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Price: Free! Words: 21,590. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
One thousand years ago the Arcadian race had come to Earth from the outer reaches of the galaxy. Their sun was dying, and so too would planet Arcadia. Knowing this, over the course of time they built great skyships able to traverse the darkest reaches of the universe, planet Earth merely having been chosen as a stopping point on the path to a longer journey; an uninhabited planet charted long ago.
Betrayals
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,120. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by Orion's Arm Universe Project. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Life in the artificial colonies of Beta Sagittarius is comfortable and safe; so why is someone trying to kill the Blessed Dolphin? Why are scout ships searching the massive Oort cloud? And where does Auguste Gienah fit into it all? Wherever the investigation scratches away the surface, there is revealed a tangled web of lies and Betrayals...
The Last Nukyi: Fear Cosmic Annihilation
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Price: Free! Words: 80,820. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Tom Bronze never expected an impossible burden to be thrust upon his simple earthly reality when he is contacted by The Be-Ing, an alien creature sent to search for the human who in Tom`s previous existence was a genetic-hybrid combatant. Now Tom’s unusual destiny is to thwart Hot War, an evil master’s obsession to acquire the infinite powers of the universe. Doom is inevitable for eternity.
Tribute
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Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Four astronauts embark on a mysterious mission across the vast deserts of Mars.
Ephemeral Species Book One - The Dawning
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Price: Free! Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
We've existed in our modern form for a small fraction of 1% of the lifespan of the Earth. What if our species is ephemeral? How could it happen? Who or what would replace us? Could our extinction be a good thing for those who follow us? They came to Earth but didn't care. Later, we became ephemeral, despite Nisha's efforts. Not because of a disaster or because of them, but because we chose it.
Beutewelt - Friedensdämmerung
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Price: Free! Words: 70,570. Language: German. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Der verheerende Bürgerkrieg zwischen Rus und Kollektivisten ist vorüber. Artur Tschistokjow hat gesiegt und Russland befreit. Sein neu gegründetes Staatsgebilde, der "Nationenbund der Rus", wird von der Weltregierung zunächst isoliert und angefeindet. Doch dann bieten die Logenbrüder ihrem Todfeind Tschistokjow plötzlich Frieden an...
Het David Effect
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Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In een dystopische toekomst neemt Het David Effect ons mee naar Holland-onder-de-zee waar geavanceerde computer- en biotechnologie strijden met de gevestigde orde om voor eens en altijd uit te maken wie een bepalende stem krijgt in het lot van de mensheid.