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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
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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
Red
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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A pregnant teenager donates her embryo to a recipient mother who wants red-haired children. The doctor who pioneered the technology performs the microsurgery exquisitely. Everyone should live happily ever after. Except this isn't a fairy tale. "Red," a short story originally published in Nature's Future science fiction section.
The Oneiric Telefactor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by Harp Seal Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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Day Therland works as an oneiric telefactor on Venus, where it rains acid and snows metal, where the atmospheric pressure is over 90 times that of Earth, and the mean surface temperature is well over 800 °F. Good thing his body is on Earth. Except that it’s not. It’s on Venus, and Day has only hours to find out where it is and why it has been brought there. Originally published in Leading Edge 56.
Хьюстон, 2030: Нулевой год
Price: Free! Words: 93,200. Language: Russian. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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Ка-бум! Ударил гигантский метеорит. Инопланетный вирус превращает землян в зомби. Извержение супер-вулкана засыпало Китай пеплом. Америка лежит в радиоактивных руинах, а по пустыне носятся банды мародёров на мотоциклах. Стоп! Откуда на пост-ядерных руинах – бензин?
Make No Martyrs: Book 1 of the Eichi Testaments
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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The Church Universal and Missionary-led assassins are the glue that hold the Second Empire together. But things come unstuck on Demeter, a small, metal-poor planet near the center of the galaxy. Rebellion is brewing, threatening the rejuv drugs; the Church has a hidden agenda; the missionary is having second thoughts; a battalion of Imperial Marines stands ready to invade; and there's this girl.
Fractime Legend (Part 4)
Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 28,390. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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John Mackinac learns that the creation of a space-time rip threatens the multiverse with increasing instabilities, dangerous paradox loops and disastrous changes to the Family’s past and future. Mackinac and Scott travel over a billion years into the past to the center of the Milky Way, to discover the truth behind the legend, stop the impending rip and restore the Family’s timeline. (ver 2.0)
Fractime Shadows (Part 5)
Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 22,220. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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John Mackinac and Scott learn the machine's first officer has escaped and now commands forces threatening humanity from its own past. With the help of a forsaken part of the Family, John and Scott journey back over 65 million years to the Cretaceous Period in a daring attempt to stop an alternative evolutionary path for Earth’s humanity. (ver 2.0)
Fractime Equilibrium (Part 6)
Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 22,210. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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When John Mackinac discovers a single surviving derelict machine ship near the center of the galaxy, the ship's AI gambles on a bold plan for another chance to conquer the multiverse. It begins with destabilizing the Higgs field and pushes all humanity to the brink of annihilation unless John Mackinac along with the crew of the Family's new timeship can find it. (ver 2.0)
Impact! (an Ell Donsaii Story #12)
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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“Impact" is the twelfth book in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation that makes her a genius and provides her some astonishing athletic abilities. In “Impact,” Ell’s been taken off the “Most Wanted” list and is resuming somewhat of a normal life.Then an enormous comet crashes into Tau Ceti three, threatening the lives of her friends the teecees.
The God Mars Book Five: Onryo
Series: The God Mars. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,500. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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A terrifying new nanotechnology weapon threatens the lives of everyone on Mars. An adopted Nomad finally learns the truth about where he comes from, but at devastating cost. And the technological ghost of a murdered scientist rises to seek revenge for the deaths of his wife and child.
Beyond the Event Horizon Episode One
Price: Free! Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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As the dominant force in the galaxy, they were used to bringing new worlds under their control, but were blinded by their own success...
Metallicity: Book 2 of the Eichi Testaments
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,440. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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Rebellion! Up against the might of the Third Empire, things look dire for the rebels on Demeter. How do you fight when your planet is so metal-poor that bullets are a luxury? Paul Guthrie, a disgraced ex-Missionary, is caught in the middle. He must gain the rebels' trust, defeat the Imperial berserkers, and discover the real reason behind the Imperial invasion, all before the rains cease.
The Mars Company Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,790. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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A colony expedition to Mars discovers a wormhole, and is thrown into a new star system.
Tiona (a sequel to Vaz)
Series: Vaz, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,660. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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“Tiona” picks up six years after the end of Vaz. Tiona, Vaz’s daughter, is starting grad school in physics, but her experiments are plagued by bizarre movements in the membranes she's studying. When she mentions the movements to Vaz, typical for his odd autism-spectrum personality, he intensely focuses on the movements. Soon he has determined that her “problem” represents a physics breakthrough!
The Origin of F.O.R.C.E. The Federal Organization for Response to Celestial Enemies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,470. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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A young alien boy abandoned on the strange planet Earth grows to become one of Earth’s greatest assets – and her greatest ally. Earth will need him because the Chrysallamans are angry at the impudent humans, and they're coming back!
Dementional
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
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Mark Inman has two loves: particle physics and Sarah. She agrees to become his wife at the same time his experiment to find the Higgs boson goes off the rails.
Daughter Moon
Price: $3.47 USD. Words: 123,950. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
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Kali, a skilled computer hacker on Daughter Moon, is womaneuvered into taking charge of the suicide mission to rescue the time traveler in trouble down upon Mother Earth. Earth’s lifeless eNet computer complex has evicted huwomanity from Mother Earth. If the time traveler can be rescued and her 5K Field duplicated, huwomankind will be able to defeat eNet and reclaim Mother Earth.
Thurman's Principle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,780. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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The ark is a beautiful place full of beautiful people, cities, and cultures. Jameson Brickman hates them all. It hasn't been an easy life for him and he's sure that it will only get harder from here. But things are even worse than he knows. Things are worse than anyone knows and the whole ark may just be ready to fall apart in the void.
Destiny Unfulfilled
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012 by Stephen L. Wilson. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
GOOD NEWS! THE ONE IS AMONG US! Our advancement, growth and progress happens faster and faster all the time. We continue to advance technologically. Our resources are dwindling. Our population is growing. Political strife threatens to rip our world apart. Our great thinkers are always busy solving the latest problems. There is a strong sense of having to finish before the end.
Orbiting Sins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,860. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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The race to Pluto is on, and two competing teams of sleeping astronauts are hurtling to the end of the solar system. The first mission, lead by a self made billionaire, uses refurbished space shuttles and outdated technology. The second spacecraft, funded by a corporate giant, shelters embarrassing secrets. Just how much are each team willing to sacrifice to get there first?