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Escalating Warlordism
Series: shorts!, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
two short science fiction stories; halloween themed. One teddyhunter pre-quill
Mars Cycler Artist in Residence, 2017
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Monica loves art. She also loves space travel. Choosing the realistic path, she makes a good living from her art. Stunned by winning a residency aboard the Ruskin, Monica leaps at the irresistable opportunity to combine her two loves. When things go wrong, Monica has to clutch at every ounce of strength she has to work with the real astronauts to keep the ship running.
Starshot
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Earth launched its first interstellar mission, little did it know what kind of response it would receive.
I Rode In The Time Machine
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
At the dance, a man introduced himself to me as H. G. Wells. He said he had searched the world over for me and was happy he found me. He said he was not the real H.G. Wells but was a person whose history of achievements was suspicious. Though born in 1866, he had come to 2017 in a time machine to start a new life and he wanted me to be in it as his wife. This story tells what happened.
La cousine Entropie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: French. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Quand l'univers est fatigué… Il reste la cousine Entropie! Derniers humains transformés installés près du trou noir de notre Galaxie, les Décollés se nourrissent des émissions de rayons X, pestant contre l'entropie. Quand les étoiles s’éteignent une à une comme dans une ville abandonnée, l'espoir est-il permis? Une courte et savoureuse nouvelle de SF qui voit très loin dans l'avenir!
Our Dependence on Foreign Keys
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When high-tech partycrashers swarm his exclusive soirée high above the floodways of New York City, billionaire Pell Franziskaner can't be sure whether it's a garden-variety annoyance or a prelude to murder. His own. Environment, economics, and augmented reality collide in this tale of reputation, revenge, and artificial intelligences so advanced they run directly on the fabric of spacetime.
Sanal Zaman Makinesi
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: Turkish. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
İnsan oğlunun en büyük hayallerinden biri olan zamanda yolculuk yapmakla ilgili gerçekleşmesi mümkün olan en mantıklı teoriyi, romanlaştırılmış olarak bu kitapta bulacaksınız.
Contamination Event (Short Story #1)
Price: Free! Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The planet Zarmina is an object of scientific research with its curious life forms and vast planetary ocean. But when amateurs from Earth arrive looking for fun and entertainment, the situation turns volatile. Contamination Event is the first in a collection of related hard science fiction short stories detailing the wonders and perils of the cosmos.
Prometheus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Part man and part machine, the spaceship Prometheus has become tired of living. The only thing is, the company won't let him go as long as there is profit to be made. Oh, and he prefers to be called Dave by his friends. A short science fiction story by Constance 'Dusty' Miller.
The Listener
Series: Alone in Spacetime, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 630. Language: Australian English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What does a disembodied brain, a brain-in-a-box, think about on its way to the Oort Cloud? It thinks about why it was picked to make this journey. Which is difficult because its memories were erased before it was launched. A flash fiction story
Oscillating Olaf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Olaf is an unlikely superhero. A deaf immigrant from Moscow, he can barely get through the day. Besides negotiating his abusive boss and a vindictive food printer that sprays boiling orange juice, Olaf is spurned by women immune to his dashing youth. But when he tinkers with his hearing implant, Olaf begins to hear strange messages. Messages from the future.
The Fabulous T-4
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Phil Riggins, a troubled boy living in poverty, walks uneasily into his psychiatrist's office to take part in an experimental form of therapy. All he has to do is have the new device called the "T-4" connected to himself, fall asleep, and the machine does the talking for him. It ends up telling the doctor and the world far more than he'd ever care to know.
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
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
(3.00 from 1 review)
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: $0.99 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.
The Golden BB
Price: $0.99 USD. 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.
The Cost of Business: A Dragonfire Station Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
"A great little short story in the world I love." --Steve Hauser How to handle an impossible situation? Cabot Layne has unintentionally become the owner of someone else's problem. In order to get free of it, he'll need to use every bit of his trader cunning. If he does it just right, he might stay out of prison. With a little luck, he'll even manage to turn a profit.
Saint Vladnitz
Price: Free! Words: 16,520. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Humanity is imprisoned within a solar system running out of resources. Divine intervention is needed. Instead, Captain Vladnitz and his crew limp onto the scene in their battered spaceship, Arkhangel. In search of enough asteroid metals to make the next loan payment, they instead make a discovery that changes everything, if the ship and its crew can stay in one piece.
Pilot to the Director
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A short story of trip to L5 station meeting some trouble along the way but is all well that ends well

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