Books tagged: hard sci fi

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NTD Amazônia - Operação: Êxodo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,550. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A almirante Sophia Natter liderando a maior frota espacial do novo Império Brasileiro deve escolher entre a sua missão ou sua honra quando segredos obscuros da Federação são trazidos a tona.
Sky City: The Rise of an Orphan (Complete Edition - Parts One to Three)
Series: The Rise of an Orphan. You set the price! Words: 138,670. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
**Winner of the Watty 2014 People's Choice Award** Sky City is a biopunk adventure set in a world where science is indistinguishable from magic and oppression is near-inescapable. Technology has created a newer, 'superior' form of human and genetically engineered monstrosities are as terrifying as anything encountered in your nightmares.
The Earth Interregnum 12: "Bad News"
Series: The Earth Interregnum: Free Story Friday Season 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015 by Gorillas With Scissors Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In the years before the Collapse the Human Race made it's first bid to colonize the stars. Now, long after the expedition has been reduced to folklore on the Home Worlds, the Pilgrim has arrived at it's destination.
Thousand Mile Void
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When the new ship arriving on the rogue habitat turns out to be full of aliens, Mike and Sana-Ke have got their work cut out. Especially because the town's on the move, trying to cross an impossible thousand mile wide void. Space opera from the author of Her Crystal Husband.
How to Weigh a Mountain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Asteroid mining is a tough business. Gil's got a busted-up foot and a deadline to meet. Now he's stuck on Jalaya's surface. The ice-covered rock is unforgiving and unrelenting. Add to that a bunch of aggressive, hacking prospectors after his claim and Gil's in for a bad afternoon. A science fiction adventure story from the author of The Whalefall.
Launch Pad
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,930. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Humanity is coming up against the limits of the physical world—but the imaginations of the writers in this anthology reach far beyond those boundaries. The Launch Pad Astronomy Seminar aims to bring more hard science into science fiction. These twelve stories look into our future and find humor, pathos, grand determination, and genuine courage.
METAtropolis:The Wings We Dare Aspire
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 117,840. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In a near future Pacific Northwest, the mysterious Tygre Tygre shows up unannounced at the hidden city of Cascadiapolis, and sets events in motion that lead to the destruction of that city—and the ultimate surfacing of an end-game millennium in the making.
Rites Of Passage (2055)
Series: Still Light, 2:1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,570. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Our rites of passage define us, even for a posthuman like Zǔ. Now 13, he is to be released into the wider world for the first time, and undergo experiences that will scar him, and shape humanity’s destiny. This is the tale of how he came out of the shadows, and into the light. Also, flying robots, angelic visitation, virtual worlds, a bejewelled dragon, and a girl falling out of a tree.
The Incident at Kruger 60, Part 2
Series: The Incident at Kruger 60, Book 2. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The second part of the adventure... Laura and Alex travel to some places most people would rather not go.
Starship Century: Toward the Grandest Horizon
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 139,670. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
Starship Century: Toward the Grandest Horizon is an anthology by authors from both science and fiction writing backgrounds, illustrating some of the tech and ideology behind the illustrious goal of traveling to another star within the next century. Edited by Gregory Benford, New York Times bestselling science fiction author, and James Benford, leading expert on space propulsion.