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Something Not Nothing by Gens Kohl
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science(5.00 from 1 review)
Gens Kohl explores the leading edge of big physical and mathematical concepts, peeking under the covers of the very structure of reality. This journey requires an open mind, as intuition, time, logic and even meaning itself break down in realms that are far removed from the savannah we evolved to understand.
Leaving Earth: Why One-Way to Mars Makes Sense by Andrew Rader
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The timeline for a Mission to Mars is still over 20 years off, but it doesn't have to be. This book demonstrates why we should go to Mars, and why when we do going one-way - not to die, but to live - actually makes a lot of sense. Accessible to a non-technical audience, 'Leaving Earth' is fast-paced, and full of fascinating scientific, historical, and personal stories. On to Mars!
We Must Return by William D. Eatwell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science(5.00 from 1 review)
Earth’s moon is the perfect launch point for the journey to Mars and other deep space missions, argues inventor William D. Eatwell. By returning to the moon, America and its closest and trusted allies can ensure their nations’ safety and that of all orbiting assets circling both the Earth and the moon.
Welcome To The Universe by Kevin Simington
Price: Free! Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2021. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy(5.00 from 1 review)
With stunning photographs and fascinating facts, along with a sprinkling of quirky humour, "Welcome To The Universe" describes the wonders of the cosmos in a way that is fun and informative. Also describing the many challenges of space travel, It is the perfect ‘pocket sized’ compendium for budding astronomers and armchair lovers of science and science fiction.
21-12-12 by Maz Shams
Price: Free! Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science(5.00 from 1 review)
2012 ... Fiction ? Science ? or just Predictions ? Who the heck were Mayans? And how could they predict the future of today's man? What were the predictions? If you are searching for answers of these questions, this book was made specially for you then ! Learn all the fuss about 2012 - what's real and what's fake - in easy and understandable form in your hand. Get yourself answered!
The Aquila Mission by Doug Cook
Series: The Second World. Price: Free! Words: 121,080. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The crew starts to wonder whether they’ll ever make it back to Earth. Their only hope is to trust in, rely on, and love one another. The Aquila Mission is both a thrilling story of man’s first journey beyond the Earth-Moon system and a carefully researched proposal for such a mission in the real world. Rigorously scientific and emotionally stirring all at once. An adventure in hard sci-fi.
Friso's Reuzenschip by Dirk Bontes
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 14,670. Language: Dutch. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Ancient, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science(4.00 from 1 review)
Friso's Reuzenschip is een interpretatie van het Friese volksverhaal "Het Reuzenschip Van Friso". Het gaat over twee schepen ten tijde van de Zondvloed. Het ene reist naar de diepe ruimte om daar een komeet op te halen en die op een botsingskoers met de Aarde te brengen; aan boord bevindt zich God. Het andere doorstaat op Aarde de Zondvloed en brengt Friso, een kloon van God, naar het land Frisia.
Destiny: Space - Ten Innovations That Will Change How We Live, Work, and Explore in Space by Darren Beyer
Price: Free! Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos(4.00 from 1 review)
Space Shuttle experiment engineer Darren Beyer shares the top ten innovations that will define humanity's future in space. From planetary rovers to manned missions to Mars, he delves into technologies that will help us conquer the solar system.
Lucian's "True History". Its Credible Parts Interpreted by Dirk Bontes
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science(4.00 from 1 review)
People have been writing forever about travels to the Moon. Lucian's "True History", a "monument of lies", written in the 2nd century A.D., is one such book. This analysis of his Moon travel story in Far Antiquity makes sense of the bizarre events described by Lucian and shows them to concur with our own experiences with and ideas about space, space travel and biotechnology.
How to build your own mobile space colony and why it should be done now. by David Sarll
Price: Free! Words: 48,980. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science(3.00 from 1 review)
Two stories and a set of instructions on how to build a mobile space colony and how we can use present day technology to reach the stars.
The Dark of the Moon by JT Riley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science(1.00 from 1 review)
“The Dark of the Moon” is a collection of five hard science fiction short stories and three supporting science essays. It is volume one in a series of e-books called “Hard Squared Science Fiction” that intentionally set out to provide the vision people need to solve the great problems of the 21st century.