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November Seed
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Price: Free! Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: 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.
Blazing the Sun: Three Part Edition (I)
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Price: Free! Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Spaceship racing, love, adventure. This is Cameron Lambright's acclaimed fusion of hard science fiction and space opera, divided into three parts for easier digestion.
Fractime Equilibrium (Part 6)
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Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 22,610. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When John Mackinac discovers a single surviving derelict machine ship near the center of the galaxy, the ship's AI gambles on a bold plan for another chance to conquer the multiverse. It begins with destabilizing the Higgs field and pushes all humanity to the brink of annihilation unless John Mackinac along with the crew of the Family's new timeship can find it.
Fractime Shadows (Part 5)
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Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 22,720. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
John Mackinac and Scott learn the machine's first officer has escaped and now commands forces threatening humanity from its own past. With the help of a forsaken part of the Family, John and Scott journey back over 65 million years to the Cretaceous Period in a daring attempt to stop an alternative evolutionary path for Earth’s humanity.
Fractime Legend (Part 4)
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Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 28,880. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
John Mackinac learns that the creation of a space-time rip threatens the multiverse with increasing instabilities, dangerous paradox loops and disastrous changes to the Family’s past and future. Mackinac and Scott travel over a billion years into the past to the center of the Milky Way, to discover the truth behind the legend, stop the impending rip and restore the Family’s timeline.
Fractime Prophesy (Part 3)
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Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 41,820. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
With allies in adjacent universes facing certain defeat, John Mackinac and Scott uncovers an ancient machine ship, hidden between universes that is intent on destroying all organic life but has recruited humanity to win its Universal War. John and Scott must somehow destroy the ship to save the rest of humanity before the machines can escape.
Fractime Sojourn (Part 2)
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Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 23,670. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
When John Mackinac stumbles upon a means to stop the enemy entering his universe involving the reversal of the Earth’s magnetic poles, an ancient and secretive society, the Family, comes to the NGA’s aid in this seemingly impossible feat. The Family, citing an archaic legend, enlists John to their cause claiming he is the key to ending a wider conflict in the multiverse, the Universal War.
Fractime Symmetry (Part 1)
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Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: Free! Words: 50,130. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
The NGA's Agent Scott enlists John Mackinac’s help in unravelling the truth behind a time-inconsistent artifact (TIA) discovered on the island of Martinique in 2052. Using technology developed by a top-secret NGA research group, Mackinac and Scott trek across the multiverse to discover if the TIA proves terrorists also have this technology.
سائنس فکشن - نمود سے پہلے
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Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: Urdu. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: 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؟
Someone Else's Life
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Price: Free! Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
What if a woman would go to any lengths to experience the world of motherhood? Suella Worthy, a rich baseball pitcher's wife cannot conceive a child of her own or carry one to term. Through a series of events linked with her husband Nathan's own infidelity and a mysterious organization called Lifewind, Suella receives a daughter of her very own. But should some things just never be?
822
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Price: Free! Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Slipstream examination of 4.5 years in Shanghai, featuring Nick Forteaux, Sany Music scout and the art rock scene, or is it all about the delightful song-and-dance girls 877, 855, and 822? Girlfriend-boyfriend relationships in Shangers, China, with some light near-future sci-fi with regard to the expat experience, hot Chinese girls, the revolution, and being lost and abroad.
Человек с транспаретной головой
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Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Russian. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Может ли проклятие оказаться благословением? Жизнь Дэвида Доуди – это кошмар наяву. С расстояния двух метров кто угодно может прочитать его мысли. Бегством является изоляция и одиночество. С годами он находит себя в мире, отгороженном солидной стеной, дистанционно занимаясь интервенционной журналистикой. Работа становится протезом реальной действительности до момента, пока он не знакомится с…
Curtains Of Time
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Price: Free! Words: 25,680. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This short novel about Gizmo and his gadgets is the start of a series. Gilbert Zachariah Morrison, aka Gizmo, was born under a full moon. To say he was a nerd with special abilities is another part of the story. To say he designed and built a spaceship that would take him anywhere in space and time is yet another part of the story. Let the adventures begin. Is it more than he bargained for?
Ephemeral Species Book One - The Dawning
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Price: Free! Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
We've existed in our modern form for a small fraction of 1% of the lifespan of the Earth. What if our species is ephemeral? How could it happen? Who or what would replace us? Could our extinction be a good thing for those who follow us? They came to Earth but didn't care. Later, we became ephemeral, despite Nisha's efforts. Not because of a disaster or because of them, but because we chose it.
Simpoc
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Price: Free! Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
99.9997% of all humans have been wiped out by a very suspicious virus. SIMPOC’s programmer doesn’t come to work that day, the next; or ever. Joan Herl the commander of the space station Oasis is forced to abandon the station because of dwindling resources. When they land on earth they are attacked by another thinking computer who would do anything to continue thinking
Master Plan
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Price: Free! Words: 106,960. Language: Romanian. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Atunci când credeam ca nu mai este nimic de adăugat despre originea și destinul omenirii, o noua teorie vine să schimbe TOTUL. ... și istoria nu va mai fi la fel ... Vom afla vreodată cine suntem cu adevărat? vor continua să se întrebe filozofii, neștiind ca pentru cei aleși să ȘTIE, povara cunoașterii MASTER PLAN-ului este copleșitoare.
Message from Gondwana
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Price: Free! Words: 27,800. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A corporation sends a team to Gondwana, a jungle planet. It is perfect for pharmaceutical prospecting, exotic vegetation loaded with strange chemical compounds that could make the company rich. The newest member of the team, Lani Callis, wants to impress the team's veterans, but first must overcome her own limitations and a planet that is either trying to kill them or may be just curious.
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.