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Dubbelgangster
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Price: Free! Words: 9,740. Language: Dutch. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
De verkenner 'Azoran' reist duizend lichtjaar naar een interessant zonnestelsel om daar onderzoek te doen naar het plotselinge verschijnen van een witte dwergster. Mysterieuze gebeurtenissen vergen het uiterste van de bemanning. Zullen ze ooit terugkeren? Zullen ze overleven? Lees nu ook het vervolg op dit verhaal in 'Dwerghart'
Uitzicht Op Diluvipolis
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Price: Free! Words: 14,740. Language: Dutch. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.00 from 1 review)
De stad Heilavn wordt opgeschrikt door een aantal brute moorden op vooraanstaande burgers. Ramon Vendiaz bekommert zich liever om zijn eigen slachtoffers. Wanneer beide moordenaars op elkaars pad komen is een confrontatie onvermijdelijk.
Naar behoefte
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Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: Dutch. Published: December 16, 2011 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Als Cinda een illegale update van haar roccgeleibed installeert, blijkt dit inderdaad aan haar behoeftes te voldoen. Sciencefictionverhaal.
The Giving Plague
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Price: Free! Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Not all villains succeed at being evil. Not all diseases deserve the word plague. Fate can be ironic indeed. The chilling short story, The Giving Plague, follows microbiologist Forry, a self-proclaimed cynic, as he encounters a virus transmitted by blood donations that could alter humanity for good, forcing him to wrestle with his own inner demons.
De Koperen Oase
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Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: Dutch. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Een ruimtevaarder strandt op een planeet in een verre uithoek van het heelal. Hij wordt gered door een cowboy genaamd Mick en naar de bewoonde wereld gebracht. Maar de bewoonde wereld is niet wat hij op het eerste gezicht leek en ook Mick heeft misschien andere motieven dan verwacht. Winnaar Fantastels 2012
On the Great Wall of Texas
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You set the price! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.25 from 8 reviews)
In 2045 a sergeant shows a young draftee the ropes of guarding the Mexican border, explaining how the Wall came to be built and why they are there. This is a short-short story, for general audiences, set very early in Harry Heyoka's all-too-plausible Spiral's Realms future history.
The Grooverunner's Wife
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Price: Free! Words: 11,180. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Cavendori had been travelling for three hundred and fifty nine years when he reached the shore of the Mirinjii Ocean. During his voyage he had covered almost half a light minute and unearthed the relics of five distinct Falls...
Mining Games
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Price: Free! Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.88 from 8 reviews)
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.
Prisoner 721
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Price: Free! Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Locked in a maximum security facility, an inmate opens a unique dialogue with the prison's Artificial Intelligence. He begins teaching it how to understand and interpret art using methods the A.I. can easily understand. But does the prisoner have a hidden agenda, and is the knowledge he offers worth the risk?
Perigee Love
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Price: Free! Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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...
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.
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.
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.
Blue Skies (Atopia Chronicles)
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Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.00 from 1 review)
Olympia is a high-powered New York advertising executive with perhaps the chance of a lifetime when she lands the biggest account of her life - the new Cognix synthetic reality promotion. The stress, however, is killing her, and she desperately needs relief from the distraction of everything and everyone around her...
In Search of the God Particle
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
With the foundation of the Universal Alliance, the long-hidden Garmaurian archives of their research in the fundamental particle of the universe became available to Alliance scientists. The breath taking simplicity of Trionic Theory, with its ability to generate instantaneous universe-wide travel and communications, stunned the scientific community.
An Implementation of Magic
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Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This short story is about what might happen if magic really worked on an industrial scale. And it isn't pretty...
View Of Diluvipolis
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Price: Free! Words: 13,600. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The city of Heilavn is shocked by a number of brutal killings of its prominent citizens. Ramon Vendiaz prefers handling his own victims. When the paths of the two killers converge, a confrontation is inevitable.
Mindware Issues
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Price: Free! Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the age of the brain-wired supernet and pocket universes, Ghamdan, a 22nd-Century P.I., must track down the only surviving witness to an ugly kidnap and murder. The terrified witness seems to have fled into a top-security prison housed in a pocket universe. He's fleeing the powerful malware that the alleged murderer can inject into a victim's mind. So Ghamdan must follow. But who can he trust?
Transfection
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.53 from 15 reviews)
Molecular biologist Dr. Carl Peters is under pressure on two fronts: his research grants are disappearing and his marriage is falling apart. But when medical researchers discover that genetically modified animal feed has tainted the food chain, he finally gets the funding he always dreamed of. Dr. Peters discovers the reason behind the cancer link, but it's so crazy, he barely believes it himself.
Perfects (Exodus #1)
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Series: Exodus, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Charlie is in his early 20s and has been campaigning for civil rights for the genetically modified. Being genetically perfect he cannot use his talents legitimately. So is trafficking people out of the country to safety. Into Charlie’s life comes Pandora, a young woman fresh from the same children’s home Charlie grew up in. This is the first part of the main story arc in the Exodus series.