Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi

Robot's Bluff
Price: Free! Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Oculus has lost contact. It's unknown if communications have ceased due to technological failure, or something worse. Micro Grocer pilot Dick Shannon and his harvest bot HN-R3 are sent in to investigate. Can they solve the mystery of the Robot Bluff? Or will Oculus's secrets sink into the sand?
Warlords of Antares (First Contact)
Series: Warlords. Price: Free! Words: 75,470. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Warlords are coming...Their blood lust must be quenched. Prepare yourselves, the Antarian Warlords are coming. Can Earth face this new alien threat? The Eridonians' mission is to prepare us for their arrival, but will their help be in time to save humanity?
White Seed
Series: Seed World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,250. Language: American English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The White Seed Brings Life to Worlds. Three thousand years ago, the seeds arrived from Earth on hundreds of worlds...
Anchors No More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,360. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Doctors Holly Marshal and Gary Neff have discovered the secrets of time travel. The first practical test of their theory finds them locked in an entirely different race against time as the military and its corporate investors want what they have.
Continuum
You set the price! Words: 162,850. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
“The only reason for time is so everything doesn’t happen at once.” Albert Einstein A college professor, obsessed with the mystery of time, clashes with a satanic cult. What is the mystical link between them? Be prepared to discover our world is not as it seems. Science fiction should make you wonder where the science ends and the fiction begins.
I Am
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Susan and her assistant, Denesh, are on a quest to create a sentient computer.
Crying Over Spilt Light
Series: The God Complex Universe. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,620. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Hire A Muse, Get A Nobel Prize On the verge of abandoning his life-long project, an obsessive physicist hires the innovative service of an android Muse to help him finish his work. But when things start to go missing from his life, he must learn that not all is worth sacrificing on the altar of science before he has nothing left to live for.
The Milk Run
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,610. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
While testing out a new star-drive, Aason Bierak's sister Lupe is kidnapped by creatures made solely of light. Aason embarks on a desperate search to rescue her ultimately leading to a dimension beyond comprehension.
Blood Relation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Sally's wondering if her brother Bevan will decide whether to donate a kidney. An asteroid belt station is no place for a kid to have kidney problems. Going through with the operation is not an easy choice for either of them. A short story, originally published in Outposts of Beyond. The ebook also includes bonus short short stories, "Bergamot Silhouetted" and "Hard Suit Lock".
Shamballa (Episode Six of Farther Than We Dreamed)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Universe is impossibly vast. Even with warp drive, teleportation, & worm holes, There are places you could never go. But you could broadcast a signal out across forever, You could tell the distant molecules and atoms to create new people on the other side And send them off exploring…..
The Xtranda Chronicles Survival
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,440. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
After a prolonged war Earth is devastated. An alien race called the Xtranda propose the surviving humans travel to a new world, but should the Xtranda be trusted and what new horrors will these modern pioneers encounter on their new home.
The Alien Star Chamber (Novelette)
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 26,090. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Something has buried itself deep beneath the ice near an Antarctic American ice station! Something of inconceivable alien origins emerged out of the depths of space and crashed at a colossal velocity and Russian intelligence agencies uncover it! They uncover a deadly mind-bending supernatural voyager and try to make contact! How dangerous is it and could it affect the entire future of the world?
When Computers Can Think, the Artificial Intelligence Singularity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,280. Language: Australian English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Intelligence (AI) & semantics, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
How do computers think today? Will they eventually be able to really think the way people do? What would they think about us? This book addresses the unseen elephant in the room. Computers are becoming ever more intelligent, will the future need us? Will natural selection condition a truly intelligent computer in the same way that it has conditioned us?
Flipspace: Primalocracy
Series: Flipspace, Book 10. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Testing a new Flipspace protocol, the Mockingbird travels to its most distant mission yet. There, Colonel Rama orders Major Fitch to lead a surface team to a planet outside the habitable zone, yet teeming with life based on ammonia. Rama flies a second science team in studying the remaining planets, where an artificial satellite is found.
Good Service
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
When artificial intelligence begins to evolve on its own, can humanity tolerate it?
Track Carlo
Series: The Olla, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Petra never wanted to come to Callisto. The whole idea of Carlo robbing from the Olla was crazy. But the need the money. And it's a lot of money. Now Carlo's gone missing and Petra's got to do whatever it takes to track him down. The sixth story in The Olla series.
The Lamplighter Legacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015 by Dunkerron Press posulliv@dunkerron.com. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
When high school student Ernesto Suarez wins the Lamplighter Prize for Best Amateur Space Blog he finds himself thrust into the heart of a hidden conspiracy that will forever change the course of human space exploration. This short story is the 2013 grand prize winner in the James Patrick Baen Memorial Writing Contest sponsored by Baen Books and the National Space Society.
Beyond the Event Horizon Episode One
Price: Free! Words: 23,420. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
As the dominant force in the galaxy, they were used to bringing new worlds under their control, but were blinded by their own success...
Red Desert - Invisible Enemy
Series: Red Desert, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,680. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The joy of finding the small community living in Ophir is soon shattered by the news of the loss of contact with Station Alpha. Assailed by dread about Hassan’s fate, Anna sets out for Lunae Planum again, together with Jack. However, having to face Michelle’s murderer will be only the first of her problems. Third book in the science fiction series “Red Desert”.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.