Z-End of the Line

It's the last day of the A-to-Z Challenge! Z is for Zeta Reticuli, a binary star about 39 light-years from Earth, and fairly popular in science fiction. If you've never heard a firsthand account of riding a hyperspace zipline, I'll sum it up in two words: pure terror.¬†Humans just weren't meant for hyperspace travel, and... Continue Reading →

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Albert Einstein’s Brain is Stolen!

A story written for day 1 of the A-to-Z challenge. A is for Albert Einstein, celebrated Nobel prize-winning physicist (for his explanation of the photoelectric effect), one of the founders of modern physics,¬†and renowned hater of socks. "Put down the brain and let's talk." Xav squinted at the thief, gamma pistol aimed squarely at his... Continue Reading →

Tachyon Rocketry

The maximum delta-v of a rocket depends on the exhaust velocity of its propellant... But what if our propellant traveled faster than light?

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