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Flashes from the Future (Exponential Times)
Price: Free! Words: 14,190. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Essay » Technology
Special contribution by Nikola Danaylov **** Transhumanist stories about the next future **** We are living exponential times, dominated by disrupting technologies that in a few years will project our world into a revolution with extreme consequences. Have a nice journey into the next future.
Paper Basket Anticipation
Price: Free! Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Short SF stories : - Stray cats at the core of a business - What is going to get the next Nobel for physics? - Robots can start an allergic reaction - As a colony on Mars grows, regulations of all sort should be set up - On the web, clients issue advices on nearly every aspect of business. Be prudent with students advices! - 1001 nights: the true story! (not really SF )
Ahead Of The Galaxy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A story about an astronaut with N.A.S.A. who believes he's lost everything, before his career puts him in a position to learn his biggest lesson in life in order to find what he had lost, in a completely different world. A story where the impossible becomes possible, and the meaning of life becomes clear.
NYE-186f
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
75,000 years ago, a specific group of undesireable immortals launched from Earth, sent into deep space to colonize a nearby planet. Advancements in technology since has let Earth build entire civilizations on that planet in the meantime. Now, 75,000 years later, the original ship approaches: do they allow the craft to land, or blow it out of the sky?
Claudia's Visit To Miniature Land
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Professor Kozlov had formed a team of two students, Claudia and Henry to assist him in experiments dealing with the miniaturization if matter. Experiments had been successful and it was now time to miniaturize a human. Claudia volunteered. It appeared to the professor that something had gone wrong. This is the story of what had happened.
The Three Quarters Eaten Dessert
Series: Alfred and Bertha's Marvellous Twenty-First Century Life. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Bertha and Alfred, married for twenty years, enjoy a truly science fictional life in the twenty-first century. But in spite of all the technological marvels surrounding them, an argument about sharing a dessert escalates and threatens a friendship. This parodistic piece is a mundane short story of 6000 words or approximately 20 print pages, written in the style of science fiction’s “golden age”.
Electric Ice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: American English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
'Electric Ice' is a Short Story about the dangers of computing taking place on Earth.
Pathways
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“I developed a mathematical concept that seemed to allow movement from the Earth to our moon or to another planet along what might be called a 'space pathway.' The Senator again breaks in, “Exactly what do you mean by pathway?” I continue, “What I mean by pathway is a means whereby a man can walk into what I call a portal and then out of another portal on our moon or on another planet.”
We Sail Off To War
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016 by Many Words Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
War has broken out in the Confederacy of Allied Worlds, and it falls to the brave men and women of the Naval Arm to defend their country against the Exile fleet. Over the gas giant Argo, they are losing. With few resources and little time to spare, they must find—and bring to battle—an Exile armored cruiser which has terrorized the spacelanes for too long.
Arse & All - Charlie's Last Adventure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
If you had a convenient, undetectable way to smuggle anything at all, how would you use it? Charlie will tell you. It will be dangerous.
Матрица. Размышления на тему.
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,890. Language: Russian. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Эта книга создавалась не для коммерческого пользования, а как подарочный экземпляр всем любителям литературы. Пиар-акция для привлечения внимания к своему творчеству! Здесь присутствуют фантастические рассказы, юмористические рассказы, политические статьи. Итак, приятного чтения!
Between Death (#6.5)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: American English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Dark Dystopian Paranormal Romance. Dark dystopian fantasy meets paranormal romance in a chilling tale of humans who possess extraordinary powers, and the government's covert efforts of exploitation and control. From the New York Times bestselling author of A TERRIBLE LOVE.
Brittany And Dustin Depart This Earth
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story of about 1500 words. Brittany and Dustin have had a long, happy marriage and now it's time to retire. They're headed for Little Heaven, an orbital habitat where elders can enjoy low-gravity living. Dustin, however, wanted to live out his days on Earth. He's going just to please Brittany -- which is a recipe for disaster unless he can find a way to be happy in Little Heaven!
Hunted
Price: Free! Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The second of the Land Taking Records of Palsenz, Hunted is a gripping tale set on an alien planet, where not only are the lives of the three survivors from the Argoss mission in jeopardy, but the entire future of humanity in that section of space hangs in the balance.
Diane, Bootstrap
Price: Free! Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.00 from 1 review)
Diane is the guardian of the vessel E.S. Horizon, but things are not quite as they should be. There is a two century gap in her memory, her space suite seems to be optional and everyone is looking at her strangely. But she has a job to do, and she will do it no matter what.
Dekker's Dozen: A Waxing Arbolean Moon
Price: Free! Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Spanning the planting of the Circle of Seven to the day Dekker Knight meets Vesuvius Briggs, A Waxing Arbolean Moon is an origins/prequel that fills in all gaps in the fractured timeline of Dekker’s Dozen: The Last Watchmen and functions as either Prologue or Epilogue depending on how you choose to look at it. Say yes to steampunk time-travel, King Solomon vs Asmodeus, and aliens in Akkadia/Egypt.
Cosmic Rift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,640. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
(4.00 from 1 review)
The last of the Kerr Pilots must establish an outpost at the cosmic strings, 1000 light years away. There is no faster than light travel. It's a lifetime voyage with no return.
The Dark Side
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A man traverses through timeless terrors of war with a mental connection to his family.
Species of Sociopaths
Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The odds of any of them surviving the night were incredibly low, her odds weren't much better. She would need to salvage as many of them as possible if had any hope of surviving until a rescue ship could be dispatched. She would have to give the humans the thing they called 'hope,' she would need to lie to them.
Time Slide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,350. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Ellis had a good memory, and when he saw the advertisement in a National newspaper, he was intrigued to say the least of it. Little did he know that the impossible had been achieved to some degree - and he would put the finishing touches to a new Science - but was it too late to be of use to Mankind?