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'Split' & 'Krill' Omnibus (Parts 1 & 2 of the Gas Giant sequence)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,470. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
OMNIBUS: Parts 1 & 2 of the Gas Giant Sequence ---------- KRILL: On the deadly surface of Europa, Jupiter's frozen moon, a colossal mystery is awaiting in the prehistoric ice... ---------- SPLIT: 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 Martian Engineer's Notebook, Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Entangled Continua Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
The Martian Engineer's Notebook is a scientific supplement and critique of The Martian by Andy Weir. It contains explanations of scientific concepts and detailed solutions to problems related to the challenges of Mark Watney's ordeal on Mars. Should he have survived? What did he get right? What did he get wrong? What did he get wrong, but it didn't matter?
Advance Party
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Delle Ellison's running a distant planetary expedition. The last thing she needs is investigator Trevor Arton poking his nose in. Especially after they've lost probes. When they all get trapped on the surface, it looks like they're going to have to work together to get home. If they can evade the alien robot advance party.
Into Stillness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A parable of a Pilot, a science crew, and absolute stillness.
Hardwired, Episode Six
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,870. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Cowboy, Sarah, and the rebel forces are bunkered in the Mojave desert, readying the strike that will either win the war or bring their own cause down in flames. But neither realizes that their cause has already been betrayed . . .
Pase de un Día
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014 by CV-2 Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A billion Third Worlders wanted to work in the United States. As a lucky holder of a daypass, Chalo had the opportunity to teleport to his job, unless he overstayed his shift. Or lost his daypass.
Shackleton's Burden
Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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He came from the darkness. The cobalt blue of his skin had little to do with the chill in the air… His human hunt would have dire consequences…
Aerobrake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Claire makes a good living in her tiny orbital ship, repairing busted and broken-down satellites. When she gets a distress call, the last thing she expects is for it to be from her son. To make matters worse, it looks like the only way to save him is by landing the ship. But neither ship was ever designed to enter the atmosphere. Originally published in The Colored Lens, 2013.
Stone 382
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Keith's in charge of Stone 382, an alien relic that's a waypoint to the stars. Stuck with Jimmy in the dilapidated, pokey, glued-on station, Keith just wants to get home to see Sue. But when the alien builders arrive, everything's going to change. A science fiction story originally published in Perihilion, by the author of "Walking Gear".
UFO Observer pt two
Series: UFO Observer. Price: Free! Words: 160. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
UFO observer pt two: The local scene. 50 pages of cartoons detailing the continuing adventure of Hector and Shelly. Hector has been sent here to observe the current extinction-event, and report on survivors.
The Dream of Planet Bloom (Mother’s Milk Space Stories, Book 1)
Series: Mother's Milk Space Stories, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,100. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2014 by Jasen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A deadly accident on Starship Scorpio forces Captain Megan Ashley to forbid further usage of the dream resonator, a powerful alien technology that allows the crew to visit parallel dimensions by placing themselves in a state of wakeful dreaming. First Commander Sy Rikes talks her into changing her mind and goes on to create a dream program of a fictional alien paradise he calls planet Bloom.
UFO Observer
Series: UFO Observer. Price: Free! Words: 170. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Hector, ufo- earth-observer, is assigned to earth to watch the current extinction-event Finding the likely survivors from a hole deep enough to be safe in before the other observers do is tricky. (cartoons)
November Seed
Price: Free! Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two field biologists from N.J. Fish & Wildlife discover a pair of waterfowl clinging to a metal cleat with twig-like growths protruding from their skulls and have traced the contagion to a common marsh grass called Phragmites. Shortly after the biologists reporting in to the CDC, the contagion has found first one human host, then another and another.
Los Improductivos
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 13,800. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
"Los Improductivos" de Cristián Londoño Proaño es una novela adictiva de ciencia ficción donde la peor pesadilla de la humanidad se vuelve realidad.
The Fate Of Humanity Rests In Her Hands (A Classic Sci-Fi Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2014 by Susan Hart. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Fate Of Humanity Rests In Her Hands: When a scientist and his assistant visit a formerly shuttered and remote temporal research station in a remote part of Alaska, they learn the true purpose of their visit. At least, one of them does.
Leap of Faith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
It was a leap of faith every time. The odds were always against them. Dropping into a deep-penetration strategic reconnaissance mission from near space takes a strong personality. Angela Yancey needs to get through to Jason Bridger before he kills them both. A short story.
Snapshots
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Cleavon saw his first murder victim at his friend Emmett Till’s funeral. Cleavon fled Chicago to raise his family, but the violence followed him. Now, he worries that his grandson Ty will die as horribly as Emmett, and for no good reason. Cleavon wants his family out of Chicago, but Ty wants to repair the city—and he just might do it.
سائنس فکشن - نمود سے پہلے
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: Urdu. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
یہ کہا نی شما لی ا مریکہ کی سر زمین کی ہے-عہد، گزشتہ سے بھی پہلے کی-قصَہ شروع ہوتا ہے ایک ایسے ملزم سے جو انسانی تا ریخ کے پہلے اجلاس میں نا دانستہ طور پر کچھ ایسی حرکات کر بیٹھتا ہے جو کہ حکا مِ اعلی کی ناراضگی کا سبب بن جا تی ہیں-اس پر مقَدمہ چلایا جاتا ہے- لیکن یہ ملزم اصل میں کسی اور روپ میں تو نہیں؟
EarVu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Dr. James Michaelson is working on a fantastic new technology, on a three person team of Quantum Physicists: the lead and creator of this new "tech", Dr. Garrison; a magnetic theorist, Dr. Johnson; and himself. But something is wrong at the lab. They seem to be rather light on attendance today. He can feel it, something has gone terribly, horribly wrong.... Video Trailer - http://bit.ly/1tCik1P
High Risk For Burning Up In The Atmosphere (A Classic Sci-Fi Short Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014 by Susan Hart. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This is a classic Sci-Fi action adventure about a man transporting a prisoner to earth, when something dreadful goes wrong.