Books tagged: exoplanet

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The First Human War
Series: Tales of the Antares Rangers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 111,330. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Fourteen year-old Peter Campbell and his four classmates are stuck on a sentient starship during a class trip when the base is attacked. The quirky ship has yet to develop his full personality, yet must escape the battle - until he is knocked off-line. The kids send the ship into hyperspace, coming out lost and with no adults left alive. Thus begins the 1,000-year Tales of the Antares Rangers.
The D'war'en Heir
Series: Tales of the Antares Rangers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,710. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The teenage crew of the sentient starship, Sampson K. Perry, has a forty-day supply of food...for a 500-year voyage back home. But the planet they discover harboring life holds one additional suprise—a feudal civilization that speaks an ancient Earth language. Why the D'war'en are hundreds of light years from the Colonies is one thing, but more importantly, will they willingly share their food?
Complete Guide to the Kepler Space Telescope Mission and the Search for Habitable Planets and Earth-like Exoplanets - Planet Detection Strategies, Mission History and Accomplishments
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,230. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This is a comprehensive guide to the search for planets outside our solar system (called exoplanets), particularly Earth-like habitable worlds, and the work of the pioneering NASA planet-finding space telescope, Kepler. In addition to detailed coverage of the Kepler spacecraft and its discoveries, there is coverage of the ongoing worldwide search for exoplanets.
The Maytag Scenario
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,070. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
No one was conscious when the hydrogen reservoir blew apart and drove the Constellation off course, but René was quickly revived to fix the problem. With hundreds of years to go until his spaceship reaches its destination and unable to return to hibernation, René knows he will spend the rest of his days alone. Can he find a truth that makes sense in an empty universe before it's too late?
Flipspace: Close Encounters For Their Kind
Series: Flipspace, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Recouping from their losses, and breaking in replacements, Colonel Rama is briefed for a mission that potentially violates exo-solar planetary research treaties. Rediscovered among archives of a telescope considered lost in the prior century, the data includes surface changes on the alien world that may suggest intelligent life.
Caelarus
Price: Free! Words: 70,370. Language: American English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
After being diagnosed with a terminal illness, Samantha Calloway, a twenty-something astronomy professor, reconsiders and decides to take part in a government funded exoplanet research project which is as secretive as it is risky, but after she goes missing, her fiancé journeys to the distant Earth-like planet Caelarus to ascertain her fate.