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The Captain's Kid
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,210. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When teenager Brandon Webb sets out on his first starship journey, he little suspects the fate of a failing colonial planet hangs in the balance. Someone wants the mission stopped at all costs, and as the captain's kid, Brandon is a target. With humor, danger, smart kids, awkward crushes, Greek drama, and guinea pigs, this is hard sci-fi with a soft heart, for teens and anyone who ever was one.
Tales from Grey Station Nine: Season One
Series: IWC Science Fiction in Chronological Order ยท Books Written during NaNoWriMo. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 181,260. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Welcome to Grey Station 9.... When Ra wakes up on the cold metal floor, he fears past deeds have caught up with him. The truth is worse: his boss, the Head of Security, drugged him and stole his travel chit. Ra didn't know the ship was the last one scheduled to visit Grey Station 9. Now he is trapped in a disaster waiting to happen.
Mars (Episode 1)
Price: Free! Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the year 2062, ex-convict, Or Patterson, is chosen to start his life over on the newly terraformed Mars. Considering he lost his family and cannot get a job in this worldwide depression, he is thrilled to relocate. In this first short episode, he departs from Earth in a gigantic flying saucer with a thousand others. Shocking adventures ensue and Or appears to be signed for a tail spinning ride.
Beneath White Clouds
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 89,490. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Martin had never done a brave thing in his life... Until the day he fell below the clouds, and the world refused to hear what he found.
Terraforming the Atmosphere of Venus
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
The atmosphere of Venus is 96% carbon dioxide, with low water and oxygen content. This short technical paper addresses altering the atmosphere for human habitation. The technology to perform this already exists. It was used on the World Trade Center on 9-11-2001 (reference DrJudyWood.com) The infrared lasers used to destroy the buildings is a type of rapid-aging technology.
DNA (an Ell Donsaii story #13)
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories, Book 13. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,660. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In “DNA,” Ell’s five-year-old son Zage has become interested in the effects of certain genes on obesity. Work is being done to evaluate the possibility of terraforming the planet Mars by using Ell’s port technology to bring in water, carbon dioxide, and nitrogen from various other worlds in the solar system. Finally, some of Ell’s old enemies have decided to have one more try at kidnapping her...
Crashtown
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 23,500. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The Crashtowners can't wait to disassemble Titus' robot friend and use it for spare parts. Escaping the boot-strapped town made out of crashed space ship parts to the uncharted wilderness, Titus and Bad'bot eventually become tangled up in a secret rebellion against the sponsors of the newly terraformed planet, and the search for freedom and friendship creates unlikely heroes.
Desert Rangers
Price: Free! Words: 9,230. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Gabriel had been an Echusian Desert Ranger last season, and now he was responsible for a purchase that ended up falling short by 15,000 plants. To someone that didn't know him, it could look like a scam. He could be charged with capitalism, one of the few capital crimes in the Confederacy.
Beyond the Event Horizon Episode One
Price: Free! Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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As the dominant force in the galaxy, they were used to bringing new worlds under their control, but were blinded by their own success...
The Resurrection Junket
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,970. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
When Chan Xiyi Aya's dream of life beyond the galactic frontier lands her in hot water with the Foundation who employs her, she gets her shot at the job she's aching for: chronicling the history of a planet she'd kill to protect, three hundred light years beyond the rim of human space. The catch? Only the dead can go.