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The Xtranda Chronicles Survival
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,440. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: 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.
Refractions of Frozen Time
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Series: Star Trails Tetralogy. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 114,450. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Creena Brightstar believes the cavern's crystals can reunite her family at last. Before she can unlock their timely secrets, however, Integrator forces find their underground hideout, forcing a harrowing escape loaded with unexpected consequences. The lonely days that follow change Dirck forever while ultimately providing the answer. But will it be enough to defeat the enemy's ultimate weapon?
The Alien Star Chamber (Novelette)
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 26,090. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,300. Language: Australian English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Intelligence (AI) & semantics
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 conditioned us?
Flipspace: Primalocracy
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Series: Flipspace, Book 10. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
When artificial intelligence begins to evolve on its own, can humanity tolerate it?
Track Carlo
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Series: The Olla. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015 by Dunkerron Press posulliv@dunkerron.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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.
Metallicity: Book 2 of the Eichi Testaments
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,440. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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 Infinity Link
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 187,640. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Ancient alien travelers. Hopeless love. Transcendent encounter. Mozelle Moi’s life becomes a flight of fear and astounding discovery, as she meddles in a government project to make first contact with visitors from the stars. Caught in a telepathic link with the Talenki voyagers, Mozy's personal odyssey will soon be entwined with the fate of all of Humanity. From the author of Eternity’s End.
Kernel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Genn's having trouble lining his thoughts up. He remembers Janice and Jade, but not why he's on board this ship. The medics have given him a kernel device to help his transition, but Genn knows there's something else they're not telling him. A science fiction story from the author of "Her Crystal Husband". "Kernel" was originally published in Aurealis in 2013.
Beyond the Event Horizon Episode One
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Price: Free! Words: 23,420. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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Nature creates ability; luck provides it with opportunity. And everything simply follows the laws of objective reality.
Red Desert - Invisible Enemy
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Series: Red Desert, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,670. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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”.
Split (Part 2 of the Gas Giant sequence)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,350. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
One of Jupiter's moons is dead, fragmented into a ring of debris around the enormous gas giant. What is hiding within the eternal winds of Jupiter? And can the body survive where the heart cannot?
The Gael Gates
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,290. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A neophyte Druid, a starship commander, and an archeologist disappear into the Gael Gates, portals between worlds left behind by the Ancient Gaels. A forensic physicist and apostate Druid is called in to investigate, and he discovers that the portal system is coming apart. Can his Science save Magic, or will his Magic save Science?
The God Mars Book Five: Onryo
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Series: The God Mars. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,500. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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.
Flat Earth
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Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 72,210. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A meteor tears a strip from the eastern United States and leaves an impossibly incomplete alien artifact. The world is in an uproar, but that does not help those who went missing or explain the sudden influx of strangers near the crater, however. Join the adventure as Earth struggles to come to terms with alien technology that is is slowly changing both the planet and its inhabitants.
Whispering Symmetry: Artistic Sci-Fi short-but-deep.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,530. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Artistic, Original Science Fiction Short Stories set in a believable world where robots, virtual reality games & messages from the future threaten the state of Human Earth. "Anyone seeking hard sci-fi will love them. Even readers not normally interested in this genre will find it interesting." InD'Tale magazine - on an earlier version of this work.
The Stargate Black Hole
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,570. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A classic SF masterpiece with two SF action thrillers! A secret agent probes scientists creating a stargate after time warps and black holes are made in particle accelerators in space, and enters it and hurtles through a gateway, and a starship crew is attacked by a devil-like presence in deep space and leave space and time, and in a minding-bending universe meet one of the most deadliest menaces!
The Alien Artifact 6
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Series: The Alien Artifact. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,190. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A pioneering SF masterpiece with two SF horror action thriller movie-style novelettes! Something is buried deep beneath the ice near an Antarctic American ice station and Russian intelligence agencies uncover a deadly mind-bending voyager and make contact! In the depths of the moon scientists create a stargate after time warps and forms of black holes are created in particle accelerators in space!