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by Wallace West
The End of Time
Millions of millions of creatures living on planet Earth are slowing and falling. What is the reason? The sense of time disappears ... What awaits our world?...
Number of pages: ~ 22 pages
Amazon Rating ~ 4.1 out of 5

by Albert Teichner
Man Made
  • Fiction
  • 1960
  • Autor: Albert Teichner
In this short story, the author confronts the characters with one of the oldest questions that interest humanity - what is the soul? And like hundreds of times before, history is trying to find a new answer...
Number of pages: ~ 11 pages
Amazon Rating ~ 2.7 out of 5

by Gerald W. Page
The Happy Man
  • Fiction
  • 1963
  • Autor: Gerald W. Page
In a world where most people sleep and dream about life, only a few, such as Nelson, really walk the earth, hide from guards and tracking robots, only they really live and try to achieve their goal. But the problem is completely different. Nelson is a rebel by nature, and this rebellion cannot lead to anything good ......
Number of pages: ~ 20 pages
Unknown rating

by T. R. Fehrenbach
Remember the Alamo!
  • Fiction
  • 1961
  • Autor: T. R. Fehrenbach
This is perhaps one of the most powerful stories in modern social philosophy - a small fairy tale, from which frost runs over the skin. An unusual situation, an unpredictable plot - a fascinating story awaits you!...
Number of pages: ~ 13 pages
Unknown rating

by Maurice Nicoll
The Blue Germ
  • Fiction
  • 1918
  • Autor: Maurice Nicoll
The Blue Germ concentrates on what will bring immortality to society and the individual, but does not focus on science as the basis. Its main qualities are in symbols and tones, and not in conceptualization. He makes interesting and insightful observations and voices a truly unique (for his era) assumption that could become a stepping stone to the medical provision of immortality....
Number of pages: ~ 98 pages
Amazon Rating ~ 4.1 out of 5

by Jr. John W. Campbell
The Ultimate Weapon
  • Fiction
  • 1952
  • Autor: Jr. John W. Campbell
The Star of the World was an unpredictable variable. Sometimes it was flaming, sparkling and hot. In other cases, it was strangely dim, radiating a little heat to its many planets. Gresth Gkae, Miran leader, was looking for the best star his people could migrate to. This star must be stable, reliable, with a good planetary system. And in his astronomical search, he found Sol. With hundreds of ships, each of which is larger than entire Earth cosmodromes, and moving faster than the speed of light, Mirans intended to move to the solar regions and seize power. And there was nothing on Earth that...
Number of pages: ~ 57 pages
Amazon Rating ~ 3.9 out of 5

by Raymond Z. Gallun
The Planet Strappers
  • Fiction
  • 1961
  • Autor: Raymond Z. Gallun
PLANET STRAPPERS started as The Bunch, a group of space students sitting in the back room of a store in Jarviston, Minnesota. They needed the riches of the earth, and they asked, selected and built what they wanted in order to achieve their goal. PLANET STRAPPERS got what they wanted - the beginning of the path to the stars - but none of those born and raised on Earth could imagine that they would be waiting there!...
Number of pages: ~ 111 pages
Amazon Rating ~ 4.2 out of 5

by Mark Clifton
Eight Keys to Eden
Soon after the colonists landed on an uninhabited planet, things made by people began to disappear - intercoms from the ship, tools, even clothes!...
Number of pages: ~ 99 pages
Amazon Rating ~ 4.1 out of 5

by Murray Leinster
  • Fiction
  • 1933
  • Autor: Murray Leinster
The entire United Nations fleet has been trapped in an incredible trap for alien invaders who have flown to land from distant Craneborg. Thorne, the only nearby military officer, discovers that the invaders possess outstanding science. Murray Lenster’s invasion is a short and very quick story, but it will give you an hour of pure pleasure!...
Number of pages: ~ 21 pages
Amazon Rating ~ 3.6 out of 5

by Randall Garrett
Anything You Can Do ...
  • Fiction
  • 1962
  • Autor: Randall Garrett
What if an alien with exceptional physical abilities attacks the Earth and leaves only death and destruction in its path? You use biological modification to create an improved human being able to compare with an alien in power and speed. But is the result still human? The solution to this problem is hidden in the novel by Randall Garrett "Anything you can do ..."...
Number of pages: ~ 57 pages
Amazon Rating ~ 3.9 out of 5