By Posthuman Studios
In an international of transhuman survival and horror, know-how permits the re-shaping of our bodies and minds, but additionally creates possibilities for oppression and places the potential for mass destruction within the fingers of every person. different threats lurk within the devastated habitats of the autumn, hazards either primary and alien.
After the autumn is the 1st anthology from Posthuman Studios, set on this planet of Eclipse part, their award-winning roleplaying online game. The anthology can be a mixture of outdated and new fiction, together with tales by way of Eclipse part favorites—Nathaniel Dean, Jack Graham, Steve Mohan, and Rob Boyle and Davidson Cole. New fiction will characteristic technological know-how fiction emerging stars Ken Liu, Madeline Ashby, Fran Wilde, Karin Lowachee, Wesley Schneider, and Andrew Penn Romine.
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I pharmed alongside the rest of my pod, raising the nano-krill that people took to erase brain plaque and lower cholesterol. I thought maybe if I showed Eager my own eagerness, he’d report my good behavior to the higher-ups. Maybe then they’d give me back my whale morph and let me pharm the deep ocean tanks again. I dared not even imagine life as a wild uplift, breeding perhaps on Enceladus or Europa, living as our ancestors had lived on Earth before the Fall. other things. [He’s testing you,] P would say.
The climb is slow going. With this much pressure, the carbon-dioxide-dominated atmosphere is technically no longer a gas or liquid, but behaves as a supercritical fluid that is somewhere in between. I’m half-swimming, half crawling. I can feel the heat and the pressure weaken the joints in my morph. I, no, he—I can’t stand the idea that I’m the same person as that sadistic creep even though I am—has left me only one path. Higher. Higher. Finally, I’m through the supercritical fluid layer, and the air turns to a true gas through which I can move much faster.
Nostrums Jack Graham Illegal uplift harvesting for traditional medicines, Yakuza, forgotten cults, and a very strange medicine keep Firewall agents and law enforcement chasing shadows. Prix Fixe Andrew Penn Romine Some people will do anything for a good meal. An Infinite Horizon Steven Mohan, Jr. A world has blipped out of communication, and a crack team has been dispatched to find out why. The beautiful planet that awaits them gives no hint of the horror it hides. Stray Thoughts F. Wesley Schneider A collective has misplaced one of its members, and turns to a PI to recover him.