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Where Time Begins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,440. Language: Australian English. Published: February 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
The gravitational field of the universe has been simulated. The results presented here precisely predict a multitude of cosmic observations derived using only the density and radius of the universe. Though designed for astronomers, these results are kept simple enough for a layman. The amazing success of the COI universe model confirms its radical assumption that time started at the outside.
The Unfortunate Survival of Peter Cunningham
Price: Free! Words: 34,610. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Lindsay Cunningham goes through the motions of life until the effects of another person’s choice forces her into waking up, because you can’t run for your life if you live like you're dead. So she runs - straight into a witch trial, a cave of wonders, and a man with secrets who wants to both use her and protect her.
Feynman Lectures Simplified 1C: Special Relativity and the Physics of Light
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Optics & Light
Feynman Simplified gives mere mortals access to the fabled Feynman Lectures on Physics. Feynman Simplified 1C covers about a quarter of Volume 1, the freshman course, of The Feynman Lectures on Physics.
Bricolage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,090. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
It took the crew of the Krillian five years to get back to Imperial Space. However, they're decommissioned from the Spacefarer Union because of the unlicensed repair work used to make them spaceworthy again! Now they need to prove they are worthy of serving in the Intergalactic Empire’s Space Union to get reinstated into active service. The future of space travel in the Human Sector.
Time Fractured
Series: Time. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Jonas Arnell and crew are trapped inside an alien time chamber on Gliese 667. They quickly discover their timeline has been fractured.
Beyond the Hidden Sky
Series: Star Trails Tetralogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 99,700. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
To escape Augustus Troy's wrath for refusing his job offer, terralogist, Laren Brightstar, accepts a prestigious position on a primitive planet on the other side of the galaxy. Onboard a starcruiser during the move, his teenage daughter, Creena, turns up missing. Circumstances imply it was no accident. Laren has to find her before Troy does, regardless of cost, changing everyone's life forever.
A Thousand Eves
Series: Antigravel. Price: $4.99 $0.99 USD. (80% off until Dec. 31!) Words: 27,660. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
When Ash returns from his scouting mission, he finds the generation fleet 60 years older and run over by women. But will he manage to deliver his precious data to the ship's computer, when his only friends are a teenage girl and a chauvinist drone, when every woman aboard wants to kill him on sight and when the bloodthirsty leader Una wants to stop things from changing?
The Logic of Simultaneity – Relativity without Inertial Frames
Price: Free! Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Special Relativity, although mathematically simple, cannot be explained in words. The theory is ambiguous because it can only describe physical phenomena through the eyes of a participating observer. This essay tries to lift the blindfold from our abstract eye. It presents an observer independent relativistic view of the universe.
Global Positioning System Clock Errors
Series: Gravitation, Book 19. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Gravity
Atomic clocks in circular motion above Earth are subject to special relativity, quantum mechanics and potential energy effects. General Relativity fails to distinguish between these different effects. To do this would require incorporating quantum mechanics, especially Bohr's second condition ΔE=hν into General Relativity, an impossibility because of different objects and laws of nature.
Prominence - Redemption
Series: Prominence. Price: Free! Words: 19,770. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Orlak are strange plant like beings that appear intent to annihilate every Vaslusian world they find. They are winning. With Vaslus under increasing threat of total destruction by its unstable star things are desperate. It is now or never to make peace, but how do you make peace with a civilisation you cannot even communicate with?