Books tagged: mars colonisation

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The Phoenix
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,180. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
While taking a shortcut back to Earth through an uncharted Martian Solar System, an unexpected Ion storm forces a ship to crash land, destroying the ship in the process.With oxygen low and crew members dead, the only hope resides with Becky Portis, chief engineer and ship designer. She believes she can rebuild the ship from the wreckage. The challenge,
The New Neighbors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Aliens have landed on Mars and have started terraforming procedures in order to colonize the red planet. The powers-that-be on Earth are not happy, but have little choice other than to establish diplomatic relations with the new neighbors when they unexpectedly pop over for a friendly visit. This light-hearted foray into the world of SF could easily be subtitled, '50 shades of Diplomacy.'
The Prometheus Incident, A Martian Murder Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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It was the ultimate cold case. The murders occurred on Mars twenty years ago, so how can Detective Inspector Richardson, a local policeman from Melbourne, Australia, track down the murderer – and why is he being asked to?
Red Desert - Invisible Enemy
Series: Red Desert, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,680. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The joy of finding the small community living in Ophir is soon shattered by the news of the loss of contact with Station Alpha. Assailed by dread about Hassan’s fate, Anna sets out for Lunae Planum again, together with Jack. However, having to face Michelle’s murderer will be only the first of her problems. Third book in the science fiction series “Red Desert”.
Brimstone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,800. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Helen Rogers discovers the threat of a cataclysmic asteroid impact. She lobbies rich people to sponsor an escape to Mars. Then she directs spacecraft production. As the asteroid approaches, the spacecraft launches with two dozen carefully selected people. Governments can't hide the threat. Widespread panic ensues. The one-way voyage through space is long and dangerous. Mars is a hostile world.
Red Desert - People of Mars
Series: Red Desert, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,630. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
After 995 days on the planet, Station Alpha is home to a complex web of conflicts, secrets, alliances, and rivalries. When even death strikes amongst the five inhabitants of Mars, Anna finds her only possible choice is a solitary escape. What has really happened in Station Alpha? What is hiding in the depths of Valles Marineris? Second book in the science fiction series “Red Desert”.
Red Desert - Point of No Return
Series: Red Desert, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,360. Language: British English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In what looks like a suicide attempt, Swedish exobiologist Anna Persson, crew member of the Isis, secretly leaves Station Alpha at the crack of dawn to travel deep into the Martian desert in a pressurised rover. Whatever her goal, wherever it is, will Anna reach her destination? “Point of No Return” is the first book in the “Red Desert” series. The second one is “People of Mars”.
Leaving Earth: Why One-Way to Mars Makes Sense
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,230. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
We are now at the cusp of settling other worlds, but 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.
Śmiertelne przeznaczenie (Saga Sięgając poza horyzont)
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: Polish. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Inżynier Gregory Larousse z właściwym sobie optymizmem rzuca się w wir pracy, realizując projekt, który ma wyrównać szanse w konfrontacji Konfederacji Kolonii Marsjańskich z niedawnymi kolonizatorami. Nie wie, że nowa ojczyzna już wkrótce upomni się nie tylko o jego wiedzę, ale i o życie...
The Colonists
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In the not-so-distant future, when the world economy is crippled and the Earth seems damaged beyond repair, a group of friends dream of escaping the unemployment and despair to the mysterious world of Mars-17, the first Earth-like exoplanet in the binary star system of Alpha Centauri... (The Colonists, a novella)