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Dubbelgangster
Price: Free! Words: 9,740. Language: Dutch. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(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
Price: Free! Words: 14,740. Language: Dutch. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(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
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: Dutch. Published: December 16, 2011 by e-Publikant. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(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
Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: Dutch. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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
The Grooverunner's Wife
Price: Free! Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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...
Prisoner 721
Price: Free! Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: 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?
Mining Games
Price: Free! Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(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.
On the Great Wall of Texas
You set the price! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(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.
Original Strand
Price: Free! Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.33 from 6 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.
Perigee Love
Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(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...
Tribute
Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Four astronauts embark on a mysterious mission across the vast deserts of Mars.
Blue Skies (Atopia Chronicles)
Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(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...
Het David Effect
Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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.
An Implementation of Magic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(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...
Deep Darkness
Price: Free! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The sky beyond Neptune’s orbit has gone dark. Colonel Tomás Rexhaut is an attack cruiser commander assigned to Triton Station who is ordered to find out why. Rexhaut’s wife and only love has been murdered in a cowardly terrorist act on Enceladus, and while dealing with his grief, suddenly finds himself on a first contact mission where he meets Jeel, who will give him deeply unsettling news.
Mindware Issues
Price: Free! Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(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?
The Final Flight of the Phaseship Lelantos: Anthology One, Parts 1-3
Price: Free! Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Parts one through three of the epic space opera, The Final Flight of the Phaseship Lelantos, now updated and in a single collection.
Sweat and Blood
Price: Free! Words: 10,760. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
For Artemio it had never been about wining, it had always been about surviving. He didn't know if he could beat Mudiwa Kachote in a fair fight, in fact he doubted he could, but it didn't matter because he could survive a fight with Mudiwa. It was hard-wired into him. For Chichi it had always been about wining, and Chichi always won. Chichi knew she would win against Artemio, he was just a fighter.
View Of Diluvipolis
Price: Free! Words: 13,600. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
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.

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