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After the End - Stories of Life After the Apocalypse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
When the apocalypse has come and gone, life still goes on for the survivors struggling to adapt to the new normal, whether in drowned worlds, drought-plagued worlds, frozen worlds, worlds ravaged by solar storms, after a robot uprising or the zombie apocalypse. Eight apocalypses and eight stories of life during the aftermath. 24500 words
National Space Weather Action Plan and Strategy: Potential Effects - Power Outages, Infrastructure, Communication, Mitigation Plans, Forecasting, Induced Geo-Electric Fields, Solar Radio Bursts (SRBs)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this collection reproduces two major Federal documents about space weather: the National Space Weather Action Plan, and the National Space Weather Strategy, issued in October 2015.
Sunstrike: The Journey Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,250. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.00)
When a massive solar storm obliterates earth’s technology, Bradley, a carefree young man, is stranded at an Indonesian holiday resort far from home. He faces a long and perilous journey home to help his widowed mother, encountering storms, dangerous wildlife, and others seeking to profit from unwary travellers. Faced with destruction, deception and death on his travels, Bradley grows up fast.
Solar Rain: Raging Waters
Series: Solar Rain, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,980. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Mother Nature tried to cleanse Earth of its evil ways, and Jordan Winston had hoped it would help bury his sordid past. Now his past is trying to pull him back, and he must decide whether to flee and protect himself or become the man he hated, in order to protect the entire kingdom.
Military Planning for a Catastrophic Critical Infrastructure Event - In the Dark, Terminal Blackout: Electric Infrastructure Vulnerabilities and Civil-Military Resiliency, EMP
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,440. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Two important reports from the U.S. Army's Strategic Studies Institute and Army War College discuss the terrible threat to civilization posed by damage to the electrical grid from electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack or a solar storm.
Starstruck Hero
Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00)
A Sunstrike spin-off story. Clint behaves like a movie hero. He drives like Jason Statham, rides like John Wayne, and would fly like Top Gun if he ever tried. When he’s thrust into a major disaster, he reacts with confidence and style, leading others from danger and caring for the helpless. But despite his bravery, he can’t protect his family when a solar storm knocks out all technology.
Deadly Auroras? The Carrington Event Threat: Solar Superstorms and the Risk of Devastating Blackouts and Electric Grid Damage from Massive Geomagnetic Disturbances (GMD)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 241,880. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
This comprehensive and up-to-date ebook presents the complex story behind the threat posed by massive solar storms to the electric grid. There is growing concern that a repeat of the colossal "Carrington-event" storm of 1859, or even the lesser 1921 solar storm, could wreak unprecedented havoc on America's electric power system, potentially causing prolonged blackouts.