Science Fiction Ideas Archive

Story Idea: Atom By Atom

An alien helps a boy bring his father back from the dead by collecting his decomposed

What If? 50 Ideas for Alternate History Scenarios

Need some inspiration for an alternate history scenario? Need a point in time for your alternate

Britannia Rules the Stars – An Alternate History Timeline

A timeline of alternate events, beginning in 1914, which sees the British Empire not only maintain

Colonizing Mercury: How to Live There

If you hunger for a quaint, frontier life far from the noise and bustle of modern

Starting Point: His Holiness and the Egg

Today, His Majesty The Great Listener is emerging from his isolation chamber to make a speech,

Starting Point: G-G-G-Ghosts?

"Astute responding. Go ahead Recon 4."

Alien Profile: The Kaladians

The Kaladians are a race of crystalline people. They produce the finest authors, philosophers, scientists and

Story Idea: One of Our Wormholes is Missing

... And so somebody pulls a dusty old tarp off some old equipment, and the rescue

Story Idea: Underhill Oversees

If you could build your own stargate and link it to one other country, which country

Google’s New Map of the Milky Way

Google have released a new interactive 3D model of the galaxy, and it features no less

Starting Point: The Aksu Nomad

The first nomad was reported in western China, near the city of Aksu on the old

Star Trek’s Future Social Conflicts

The key to conflicts in Star Trek is that someone in their fictional universe does not

Alien Profile: The Babosi

The Babosi are an amphibious species native to the planet Obonda. They are a dying race

Story Idea: The Rosenberg Portal

My original Starting Point was nothing more than a concept, and it didn't differ too much

Story Idea – Time Dilated

This is an idea for a short story involving time travel (well, more like time-acceleration) and

Creature Concept: Mycolian

It is hard to determine whether the Mycolian is actually a fungus or animal, as it

Creature Concept: Fungal Hound

Fungal hounds are tripodal, bi-tailed fungal/animal fusions; arising from a symbiosis of the two it represents

Story Idea: New Neighbors by John H Reiher

Devi Theld was working on the next crew roster, currently the crew was not working at

Creature Concept: Copterbug

The copterbug is an alien which has evolved on Venus.

Alien Profile: The Vel’takz

A race of pirates and scavangers. Submitted by Jake Salter.