Found 8 stories and posts tagged 'space'.
Published May 21, 2019 · 4,058 words (15 minutes) · 2 likes · 15 views
In this early short story, originally published in the Ouen Press 2018 Short Story Competition Anthology, what starts out as a deep Solar System explorer's guide to food in space gradually turns into something more dire.
Published Apr 2, 2019 · 2,147 words (8 minutes) · 2 likes · 139 views
In this award-winning SF humour story, the first human explorer to reach ancient Kapteyn's Star, the nearest halo star to our Solar System, has trouble breaking the interstellar ice with the natives.
Published Mar 7, 2019 · 868 words (4 minutes) · 121 views
U.S. Corp Station Z33.1 is the last inhabited station in explored space. Doctor Kent Warner has spent four years aboard, researching a strange abnormality... These are his conclusions.
Published Jan 27, 2019 · 2,349 words (9 minutes) · 1 like · 38 views
If you see the Buddha on the road (the saying goes), then kill him. But on a massive, multi-generational colony spaceship, where everyone’s knowledge of their circumstances and mission are warping with time, who are the new arbiters of truth and what is real?
Published Dec 23, 2018 · 184 words (1 minute) · 4 views
When the first dog in space, Laika, died of panic and overheating inside Sputnik 2 in 1957, the Soviets covered up the true circumstances of her death for decades. But they couldn’t hide the truth from everyone.
Published Oct 24, 2018 · 886 words (4 minutes) · 2 views
Brad’s father is perfecting a secret mind-control ray on behalf of the government. Too bad it only works from orbit, and Brad’s whole family has been banished to space until Brad’s father can get it to work.
Published Apr 10, 2018 · 5,787 words (22 minutes) · 1 like · 230 views
A woman is trapped all alone on an alien planet with nothing but her pain and her harrowing memories. At least, she thought she was alone...
Published Sep 19, 2017 · 998 words (4 minutes) · 348 views
An astronaut and a rock star get tattoos that measure the strength of their love for each other.