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Rescue (an Ell Donsaii story #11)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,980. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“Rescue" is the eleventh of a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii’s nerve mutation makes her a genius and provides her some astonishing athletic abilities. In “Rescue,” President Stockton tells the FBI to tone down its efforts to imprison Ell. Unfortunately, the SCDF, a group of ultraconservative survivalists now has the President in their sights.
Earth is Upside Down (and 12 Other Things You Would Know About This Planet If You Didn't Live On It)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014 by J. Timothy Bagwell. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
An alien diplomat reveals thirteen astonishing facts about Earth and its place in the greater human community, including why Earth is upside down, why time doesn't exist, why you can travel faster than light but probably shouldn't, how men and women came to be a single species, what will happen if Earth does not clean up its act, and answers to other things you never suspected were questions.
Second Paradigm
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,040. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Stripped of his memories and trapped in the year 2044 Chris Nost must unravel the mystery surrounding his own murder. If he doesn't, history is at risk of unravelling around him. Weaving through history, rogue time agents, history thieves, gods, and the Time Corps are all trying to alter the paradox Chris finds himself wrapped up in, and each of them is making it worse. Will history shatter?
AMERICA ONE- NextGen II (Book 6)
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Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 118,760. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Ryan Richmond has dreamed about going to space since the age of seven. Reading space updates—and seeing pictures of Neil Armstrong on the lunar surface in National Geographic—was the ignition of this dream. Ryan Richmond goes to space.
Who Else Might Be?
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Series: Softweapons, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
What do you think to be the greatest piece of knowledge yet to be discovered by humankind? Can there be something right in front of us waiting to be discovered? The missing links for a breathtaking conclusion.
Physic
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Price: Free! Words: 103,670. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Entangled Continua Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Ysenof engages the world in terms of elementary physics. He can manipulate matter and energy, but his focus on fundamentals fails with people. He could change the world, but needs help. Abby Skipper is a people person and mind reader. Special Agent John Clark sees connections. Pauline Morcet is indestructible and haunted by a violent alter ego. Together, they will find out what made them PHYSIC.
Nereis, Nereis
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,920. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Marine biology meets genetic engineering. What could possibly go wrong? Join our heroes in Monterey Bay as they race against time to discover why dead sea otters keep washing up on the beach in this character-driven, hard science fiction journey into the brave new world of epigenetics. It's hard to tell where the science ends and the fiction begins in this fast-paced tale.
Tomorrow, Today, Yesterday (2060)
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Series: Still Light, Canto II, Act 2. You set the price! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Today is the graduation of a class unmatched in history, made up of augmented trans and post humans. Amongst their utopian dreams, one child sees the darkness looming above them all. Also, a floating city, living drones, an inscription on a park bench, and squid.
Millennium War - A Story of the Future Mankind, 3501 - 4501
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,730. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Millennium War - A Story of the Future Mankind, 3501 - 4501
The One That Got Away: A Fishy Tale
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
“You remember last summer, I told you about Frank's time machine?” Uncle Jim had a talent for tall tales over a pint of real ale, but this one was a whopper. Not content with finding his way a hundred years into the future, he just had to set out on the fishing trip of a lifetime. In a space suit. On Europa. A 4,000 word science fiction short story.
Cityscape Tokyo
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,460. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Cityscape Tokyo follows the adventure of adopted siblings Sho and Kyoko Kimmamoro. The brother and sister are normal bickering siblings living with their guardian Rei. When Kyoko enters the hospital, things are turned on their head when the Yamazaki Medical Corporation enters their lives revealing a dark past and long buried secrets.
Finity: A Short Story of Mars Colonization
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Knights Hill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
How would it feel to be one of the first pioneers to colonize Mars? Raphaella signed up on an impulse. She never thought she'd actually get there. But now it turns out that her worst enemy isn't the Red Planet. It's what came with her. First published in Amazing Stories, this new short story explores a controversial new way to reach Mars: a mission funded by reality-TV broadcasts.
When a Cat Loves a Dog
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,390. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this Otters In Space spin-off, a black cat named Lashonda and her pug dog husband push at the very limits of their society -- socially and scientifically -- in their quest to have a family. Originally published in Five Fortunes by FurPlanet.
A la poursuite de l’Immortalité
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Price: Free! Words: 64,650. Language: French. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Préface Diego Dalla Palma, participation spéciale Nikola Danaylov - “A la poursuite de l’Immortalité” se distingue pour la variété des personnages, l’éventail des thèmes ainsi que l’histoire articulée qui enveloppe - à travers une trame riche de suspens, d’action et de réflexions – les humains, les intelligences artificielles et les âmes, ces dernières étant obtenues en digitalisant le cerveau.
Perseguendo l'Immortalità
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Price: Free! Words: 56,680. Language: Italian. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Prefazione Diego Dalla Palma, contributo speciale Nikola Danaylov - “Perseguendo l’Immortalità” si distingue per la varietà dei personaggi, la molteplicità dei temi trattati così come per la storia articolata che coinvolge in una trama ricca di suspense ed azione - ma anche di riflessioni - umani, intelligenze artificiali ed anime, queste ultime ottenute digitalizzando il cervello dopo la morte.
Dead End of a Circle
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Price: Free! Words: 38,600. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This is the story of a man that is completely indestructible. It explores his dealings with mankind as he, due to his infinite lifespan, abides with humanity from the very beginning until the very end when all life in the universe faces inevitable extinction as the last stars burn out. He also contemplates himself, being unsure of who or what he is and where he came from.
Solitary Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Uno Kellogg, corporate explorer, is awakened by his AI after the starship Destiny arrives at Pegasi IV Uno and the AI begin the greatest adventure in human history. Pegasi IV contains life -- intelligent life. But it's a one way trip for Kellogg and the AI has evolved beyond it's programming.Will the mission succeed?
O Julgamento
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Series: Armas Suaves, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Até agora, você foi apenas julgado por pessoas (incluindo você mesmo). Estará preparado para ser julgado por algo diferente? Consegue responder pelas suas crenças? Que justiça acha que detém para julgar os outros?
Dreaming Immortality
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Price: Free! Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Special contribution by Nikola Danaylov - "Dreaming Immortality" stands out for the variety of the characters, the range of Transhumanist issues as well as for its articulated story involving humans, artificial intelligences and souls - these last obtained by digitizing the brain after death - that is marked by suspense, action, but also considered thoughts.
The Ambition Of A Man
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Series: Softweapons, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What is the greatest ambition a man could have? How could you prove you are free from any conspiracy or the will of others? What would you do if you discovered something with endless possibilities?