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Proxima B

It’s been an exciting week for the scientific community.

On the 24th of August, scientists announced the discovery of our nearest exoplanet, Proxima B.  The planet was detected by observers at the… 694 more words

Space 2049

Overheard Through an Apartment Wall in a City Orbiting Jupiter

This is a little flash story I cobbled together while feeling adventurous about format and framing of stories. And, as usual, about the future. It seemed fitting to post it following the arrival of the Juno craft at Jupiter. 1,045 more words

Science Fiction

'The Martian' Might Be A Documentary In The Future, According To NASA

One of the more fascinating aspects of The Martian is that Matt Damon’s potatoes are more or less solid science. There’s water on Mars, and… 240 more words


The Quest for Artificial Gravity

One of the holy grail’s for space travel is the creation of artificial gravity.

Why? Because of the potential deleterious effects of space travel on the human body. 839 more words

Space: 1999

Gliese 581: The Depature

Gliese 581: The Departure

Christine D Shuck

guest post by Evan C

Genre: Science Fiction

Sub-genre: Colonization/Apocalypse

Novel, novella, short story: Novel

Serial or stand alone: 576 more words


Garbage Time


Her Lady was amused.

One man held center stage in a corner of like men. He seemed like a natural actor, with a voice that traveled the room like a machine gun firing. 805 more words

Her Lady

Five foot eight inches tall, rumored to be white with short dark hair and perpetually wearing sunglasses, the woman behind the Stellar Queen was mysterious. 577 more words