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Phoenix on the Shoulder of Orion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
This book tells of man’s first mission to Mars, already started by NASA as the Orion program. There are problems three people die, and a woman is lost in space. The space ship that is to take them to Mars is being built by robots. The ‘Phoenix’ makes the 35 million mile journey to the red planet. The landers find a secret, the robots turn on them. By devious means they get back to earth.
Finity: A Short Story of Mars Colonization
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Knights Hill Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
How would it feel to be one of the first pioneers to colonize Mars? Raphaella signed up on an impulse. She never thought she'd actually get there. But now it turns out that her worst enemy isn't the Red Planet. It's what came with her. First published in Amazing Stories, this new short story explores a controversial new way to reach Mars: a mission funded by reality-TV broadcasts.
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.
The Colonisation of Mars
Price: Free! Words: 139,450. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Warning! This book is not for those younger than 55. It is about a one way trip to Mars in 2040 by 150 senior, 'expendable' scientists to finally establish a permanent Martian colony. It is a book about loss, about regret, about being the last human on Mars and serves as a cautionary tale to Mars astronaut wannabes.