Category: Hard Science Fiction

The Food of the Gods

H. G. Wells

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Though these films seem psychologically and philosophically primitive by today's standards, Whale's are the shoulders on which all other science fiction filmmakers stand. Mergenthwirker's Lobblies" [New York: Coward-McCann, 1946] "Dr. Since the days of Galileo, religion has tried to kill any kind of scientific thinking, logic reasoning, or theories. Powerful plots with solid scientific and philosophical underpinnings are essential for science fiction submissions. Eine weitere Überschneidung ergibt sich für moderne Science-Fiction-Literatur in der Regel mit der Utopie.
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Water: A Global Catastrophe

Erik Cain

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He was poised precisely between Robert Heinlein and James Thurber. Hard SF also seems to remain a stepchild of SF scholarship. David Langford is the editor and it has won several Hugo awards. [28] Artists working for fanzines have risen to prominence in the field, including Brad W. But then there are some other elements that, depending on whether the author tries to maintain consistency, could be hard SF or might not be. But what happens if the time police don’t show up in time?
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Earth's New Masters

Adriane Ceallaigh

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In panic, Earth closed down instellar travel, abandoning numerous Variant colonies to their fates and earning their hatred in consequence. Also available are audio versions of the novels for free download. One of my favourite books, up there with Camus and Satre in my opinion. The fact that it would be impossible to see the arms of a spiral galaxy or gaping hole in space when you're practically in front of it is ignored. , Most aliens are scary and ugly by human standards. , Aliens are either equally strong or much stronger than humans.
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Lunar Calendar: Short Cozy Mysteries and More (Dark Side of

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Award?winning novel of an interstellar war involving concepts from both special and general relativity. Clarke nominations for Best Novel; 2004 Books; 2004 TV; space missions through 2015; complete 2004-2005 movies; new obituaries]. list of 141 links, last updated 2 Nov 2000, many suffered from "link rot", 73 Kilobytes, plus data on 413 magazines NOT on the Web, last updated 12 Sep 2003; many new links to "The Shadow", "Doc Savage", "Phantom Detective" Genres!
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Star Force: Perseverance (SF81)

Aer-ki Jyr

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Surgically transformed into a handsome, young man, he begins a jet-set existence among a shadowy community of similar "reborns." Space can also be a bleak, functional hellscape – just another workplace. Set far into the future, it is scientifically well researched and utterly believable, with "alien" characters that are lifelike and convincing: the story is entertaining yet the concept is original and thought-provoking. The course will be taught primarily via discussion.
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Smartbrain (Penchant Series Book 1)

G. F. Smith

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Do you reminisce about the days when we all feared for our existence due to nuclear warheads pointing at our homes? Verne’s writings made him the pioneer of science fiction, and one of its finest writers. All of the apartment scenes shown in the movie were filmed in the same two apartments. Two childhood friends, changed by time, must choose between their loyalties between the Guilds to which they have become a part of and their loyalty to each other.
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The Terminal Man

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Thus, neither writer fully anticipates the process and possibilities of hard SF that Clement and Niven later demonstrated. Its simply sublime, beautiful written, and would be an epic if it was on screen. The Foundation Trilogy won the award, which further added to the popularity of the series. Who, a Time Travel Institute, and the catalog of an individual who purports to sell time machines (which might be worthy of a story of its own).
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Amped

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Reduce the Message to its least common denominator, and push it with everything you've got. Reginald, Robert, ed.: Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature, A Checklist from Earlier Times to 1974. Cast: Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Daniel O'Herlihy, Tom Noonan, Belinda Bauer, Gabriel Damon. I think Sladek may have been channeling great unread mainstream author William Gaddis, but that's no bad thing.
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Contagion: Eyre (The Plague Confederacy Book 2)

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I am seeing more SF/F markets open to furry stories that otherwise fit their criteria, and more furries showing interest again in the SF/F world. I was hoping to do something in the vein of Kevin J Anderson’s “Seven Suns” series. Chick lit describes its intended readership as much as its story’s content. How do you press home the fact that your sci-fi/action movie takes place in the future? He is the author of " Coyote's Song: The Teaching Stories of Ursula K.
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Second Variety (Classics To Go)

Philip K.. Dick

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Like a rapacious and relentlessly predatory science fictional entity assimilating all it encounters (the Star Trek Borg come to mind), science fiction in the early twenty-first century is an unstoppable expansive force that is certainly not limited to one particular genre. Books marked as local raw text are stored at the University of Michigan and may be faster to download than the others, which are stored at various locations. This book is the most imaginative i have ever read and i'm overwhelmed by its brilliance whenever I read it.
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