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Frozen Sky
Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
She knew she should have just flown back to Hangtian with Cheng. That was all that was required. Find the missing strato-freighter and report its location. But this was an American airship, and she was going to be damned if she let a bunch of rebels rescue it.
Duplication Corporation : nouvelle de science-fiction
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: French. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Suliac a réussi à se faire engager comme pâtissier dans le manoir de l’homme qui a brisé sa vie sept ans plus tôt. Le plan qu’il a élaboré pour obtenir réparation est prêt. Mais il va devoir jouer serré : Monsieur Bonnefoy possède deux corps, dont un qui a l’apparence innocente d’un garçon de sept ans… Nouvelle de science-fiction 9 300 mots = 40 minutes de lecture
Tales of the Vuduri: Year Four
Series: Tales of the Vuduri. Price: Free! Words: 166,040. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The fascinating 35th century world of Rome’s Revolution is calling to you. Tales of the Vuduri: Year Four consists of 370 entries containing scientific tidbits, unrevealed secrets and back stories and more. Often amusing but always thought-provoking, these detailed articles should provide some entertaining insights into this brave new and amazing world.
Los Siete Padres de Kimera
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,130. Language: Spanish. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Kimera Etérea es una fotógrafa del arcoíris que no tiene madre biológica sino múltiples padres, resultado de un experimento tabú de ingeniería genética. Un grabado del Renacimiento, números, hackers, fósiles y fenómenos ópticos tejen una trama que une mundos opuestos, el arte y la ciencia, el pasado y el futuro, el bien y el mal.
A Long Night in Hell
Price: Free! Words: 10,150. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The ride down the elevator to Agni Mining Station was like a ride into Hell itself. On a planet where you could never quite get warm enough, it quickly became uncomfortably warm, then uncomfortably hot. G. Drew Akers had been in deep mines before, he'd worked in one for two years in Hussy Crater in his early twenties.
Breakout
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
When the enemy heavy cruiser Scimitar disappears from her berth, Captain Jamie Maszco and the crew of Wolf and her sister ships must search in the blind for an enemy that is very stealthy—and very deadly. Space is getting distinctly warm around here. A short story of science fiction and the very near future.
Luminous
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,320. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Luminous is a collection of ten stories: “Chaff” “Mitochondrial Eve” “Luminous” “Mister Volition” “Cocoon” “Transition Dreams” “Silver Fire” “Reasons to Be Cheerful” “Our Lady of Chernobyl” “The Planck Dive”
Oceanic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,850. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Oceanic is a collection of twelve stories, including the Hugo-award-winning title story.
Schild’s Ladder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,910. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Cass has stumbled on a set of quantum graphs that might comprise the fundamental particles of an entirely different kind of physics, and she has travelled three hundred and seventy light years to Mimosa Station, a remote experimental facility, in the hope of bringing this tantalising alternative to life. But her experiment creates a new kind of vacuum, expanding at half the speed of light.
Teranesia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,550. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Prabir Suresh lives in paradise, a 9-year-old boy with an island all his own: to name, to explore, and to populate with imaginary creatures. Twenty years later, when reports begin to appear of strange new species of plants and animals being found throughout the region, Prabir is forced to confront his past and to face the painful realities that have shaped his life.
Diaspora
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,770. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In 2975, the orphan Yatima is grown from a randomly mutated digital mind seed in the conceptory of Konishi polis.
Distress
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,470. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Andrew Worth is a science journalist with optic nerve taps and a gut full of memory chips. He turns down a chance to report on a baffling new mental disorder known as Distress and takes an assignment covering the Einstein Centenary Conference on the artificial island of Stateless, where a young South African physicist, Violet Mosala, is expected to unveil her candidate for a Theory of Everything.
Axiomatic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,650. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Axiomatic is a collection of eighteen short stories, including “The Infinite Assassin”, “Learning to Be Me” and the title story “Axiomatic”.
Permutation City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,570. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Paul Durham keeps making Copies of himself: software simulations of his own brain and body which can be run in virtual reality. Maria Deluca is addicted to the Autoverse: a virtual world that follows a simple set of rules as its “laws of physics”. Paul makes Maria a very strange offer: design a seed for an entire virtual biosphere — a feat far beyond the capacity of all the world’s computers.
Quarantine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,690. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In 2034, the stars went out. An unknown agency surrounded the solar system with an impenetrable barrier, concealing the universe from humanity’s gaze. In 2067, Nick Stavrianos is hired to investigate the disappearance of Laura Andrews from the institution where she was being cared for. Aided by a skull full of neural modifications, he follows her trail to the Republic of New Hong Kong.
The Golden BB
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The first interstellar probe in human history has a mind of its own—or rather, four of them. A short science fiction story of the very near future.
Reckoning Infinity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,660. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2017 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A riveting exploration of what it means to be an alien... Explorers inside a moon-sized alien ship must find its secrets before it kills them.
Starship S1 (Novelette II)
Series: Starship S1. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A high quality mind-boggling action-packed science fiction horror thriller! A new ultimate starship is launched to explore the unexplored depths of deep space and leaves the universe with an ultimate deadly life form aboard that starts killing everyone, and in the depths of a new minding-bending universe they locate a strange transcendent world where they encounter strange transcendent humans!
Creativitate artificială (Proză științifico-fantastică)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,590. Language: Romanian. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
M-am străduit să-mi imaginez un astfel de computer creativ care poate că va fi ceva real, într-un viitor mai mult sau mai puţin îndepărtat...
Starburst: A Seeders Universe Novel
Series: Seeders Universe, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,890. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Exploring the vastness of space: The mission of the massive Starburst ships. Chairmen Cole and Echo of the Starburst ship Star Trail get wrapped up in finding lost ancient cultures. And in the process find far more than they ever could imagine. Starburst takes the vast Seeders Universe and expands it yet again beyond where humans dare go.