Books tagged: planetary exploration

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Making Mars Volume 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,180. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016 by AquinicumPress. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Making Mars is the story of Dirk, a kid who applies his additive manufacturing, robotics, and programming expertise to survive on Mars.
The Furies' Bog
Pre-release—available October 1, 2016. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 156,790. Language: American English. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Mars is being reborn in a massive terraforming enterprise. But a secret lies beneath its surface—evidence of an unprecedented feat of genetic engineering. Felicity Cratchett, an archaeology grad student, must find the link between this secret and bog bodies that have been newly discovered on Earth, before an ancient cabal tinkers with evolution and changes the face of the solar system forever.
Explorer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The war is over. Aurora is at peace. Now the Aurorans can begin building their new world, and explore its wonders. Tina Hammer, a hero of the revolution, says goodbye to a dying friend and leaves with a small crew on the Explorer, a ship designed to sail the high seas of the mostly unexplored planet. But the sea holds deadly secrets beneath the waterline, and the North is an unforgiving place.
Genesis
Series: The Exodus Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
On Aurora, a people divided braces for the final confrontation. It is time for the explosive conclusion to the saga that began with the appearance of a rogue planet threatening humanity's existence. Will this be the final chapter of humans on Aurora, or a new beginning? Genesis is the third installment of the popular science fiction series the Exodus Trilogy.
Aurora
Series: The Exodus Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
On Aurora, humanity's final outpost is headed for disaster. With an entire planet to discover, tensions rise as opposing forces work their plans. While the leadership of the colony tries to affirm its control, others are working to regain lost liberties. Will humanity's final outpost survive the confrontation, or succumb to destruction? Aurora is the second installment of the Exodus Trilogy.
Rebel Girl of Mars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,010. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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How do you save a doomed Martian colony when your father's been kidnapped and your supplies are cut off? Zayna has no idea and the clock is ticking. Can the help of a new boyfriend and a best friend still nursing a grudge make the difference? The answer might depend on beings not exactly human.
The Celaran Ruins
Series: Parker Interstellar Travels, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,900. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Forced into service by an alien she once befriended, Telisa, along with Cilreth, Siobhan, Caden, Jason and Imanol are sent to a distant world to investigate a mysterious alien race for their new master.
Message from Gondwana
Price: Free! Words: 27,800. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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A corporation sends a team to Gondwana, a jungle planet. It is perfect for pharmaceutical prospecting, exotic vegetation loaded with strange chemical compounds that could make the company rich. The newest member of the team, Lani Callis, wants to impress the team's veterans, but first must overcome her own limitations and a planet that is either trying to kill them or may be just curious.
Mars 2020 Exploration Rover Mission: Overview and Report of the Mars 2020 Science Definition Team (Mustard Report) - Potential Martian Biosignatures, Mars Sample Return Cache
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,750. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This comprehensive ebook provides a complete guide to the ongoing plans for NASA's Mars 2020 rover mission. The Mars 2020 mission would explore a site likely to have been habitable, seek signs of past life, fill a returnable cache with the most compelling samples, and demonstrate technology needed for the future human and robotic exploration of Mars.
A Bridge To Earth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,510. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This story takes place twenty five years in the future, at a time our world is increasingly restless and unsettled. Eleven intrepid explorers from many nations begin the first crewed mission to the planet Mars with high expectations. As would be expected from human nature, some of them are compatible and get along very well,and others do not. Conflicts, romances and adventures follow the voyage.