Books tagged: evolution

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A Report on Humanity by an Alien
Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Inspirational
A highly advanced alien being, Inxuziot, from the planet Aw01, is an explorer of the Universe. He's been to Earth, and this is his report on Humanity and our not too bright condition as a species.
Sasqwhat?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It's bad enough that people treated Ben like a freak - now he’s seen something bigger and hairier than he is hiding in the Arkansas woods, and he needs to find it to prove that he’s no crazier than anyone else. Sometimes you don’t know what you’re made of until it’s staring you in the face… This speculative novelette is also available in the collection "More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Cadaver
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,700. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Dr. Noel Mason's family is threatened by a diabolical student after he wins a debate on the controversial issue of evolution.
A Death in After World: Rennet
Price: Free! Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This is the tale is the end. It is the story of the death of a person in After World. A mouse named Rennet has been starving for days. Things do not turn out well for him. This is a telling of his final hours.
Finding the Future
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short sci-fi story by Graham Storrs about finding a path to survival wherever it may lead.
Guide to Future-Present Archetypes
Price: Free! Words: 19,000. Language: American English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Essay » Technology, Essay » Sociology
Adam Rothstein's series of essays interviewing thinkers about what technology means for the future, the present, and for our understanding of history.
Elvolution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,440. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013 by Sakura Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fairy tales
If you ever wanted to know about how Santa Claus really found his elf workforce, then this story is for you! From Sakura Publishing author Jason Kinnear comes a tale of the Elbanians who went to America in search of work and a better life, and got way more than they expected!
Johnny Came Home: A John Lazarus Adventure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,670. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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Three years after the fire that took his home and his family, John Lazarus returns to the town of Midwich searching for answers to why he can do extraordinary things no one's ever seen outside of a comic book. Is he human? Alien? Something more? The answers lie within the Titan complex that overshadows Midwich. But someone else wants Titan's secrets too and will stop at nothing to own them.
The Wallace Line: Where Worlds Collide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,970. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Why is it that the island of Bali is home to Asian birds such as the weaver bird, and the neighboring island of Lombok, just 24 kilometers away across a narrow strait, echoes to the screams of Australian cockatoos? This extraordinary biological boundary is known today as The Wallace Line, a near-magical boundary that has deeply changed the way we view the world.
Lobulated ears: natural selection gone bionic?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Primatology
Join us in interviewing our own ear lobe, an unassuming flap of pure skin that assumes more significance the more it is scrutinised. Unique social complexity plus a technical niche has – we hypothesise – created selective pressure in Homo sapiens for an organ allowing personal standing to be updated in ways that were not just more artful than in any ape, but the start of our bionic revolution.