In this storyline, humans long ago gave up on developing FTL travel or using suspended animation to ferry people across the stars. Instead, we use TeleBeamers, or Beamies for short.
Two parallel Earths fight for dominance over a central ‘hub world’ and the valuable resources it contains. Interdimensional travel meets time-travel, and there are Nazis too…
The HUN, a human-like extrasolar species, began their invasion by first setting up a terrestrial staging area in Antarctica and then moving north in a campaign of total domination of the southern hemisphere.
The planet-bound sapients in this conceptual tale are a hexapodal arthropod who, at time of First Signal, have a civilization with the atmosphere of the Victorian Age. They call themselves the Vixhal.
The memories of celebrities are available for public download. Jack Turner is an internet sensation. But when a false memory of a murder is implanted into his feed, Jack finds himself on the run.
A recently published paper by scientist David Moore suggests that we are far more likely to encounter an ancient spacefaring civilization than a race of aliens with a level of technology comparable to our own.
So, this is essentially a cross between Jurassic Park and Planet of the Apes. The neanderthals are cloned in the same way as the dinosaurs were cloned by InGen, and they somehow make the leap from being laboratory specimens to being both pets and slaves
The idea is to have a portal without a definite shape and without definite borders. Most portals in science fiction are circular, but these portals would be more like an endless barrier, ribbon or crack, and they could conceivably stretch across the globe.
Alien UFO Research is holding a fake UFO picture contest to try and uncover how easy it is to manipulate the pictures that people submit trying to prove that UFOs are real. The prize for the winner is one that will last a lifetime.
The airborne wind turbine (AWT) uses a a helium-filled inflatable shell to rise to high into the air where winds are stronger and more consistent, making it much more reliable than conventional land-based wind turbines.