Category: Mind Uploading

James Patrick Kelly’s Strangeways Number 2

James Patrick Kelly’s Strangeways Number 2

Strangeways returns with two mind-bending tales of time travel! In “Ten to the Sixteenth to One” an odd visitor from the future challenges a young boy to save the world, against the ominous backdrop of the Cuban Missile Crisis. This novelette was awarded the World Science Fiction Society’s Hugo Award in 2000. And in “Unique…

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Fragmentation: Or Ten Thousand Goodbyes (Future Fiction Book 11)

Fragmentation: Or Ten Thousand Goodbyes (Future Fiction Book 11)

Nominated for the 2013 Nebula Award in the short-story category Two big messages are intertwined in this short, dense and punchy story by Tom Crosshill. Two messages connected by a common denominator: the goodbye – the goodbye to our beloved as they get old and disappear, and the daily goodbye to what we are, due…

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Empyrean: The best thing that could happen to mankind. Or the worst.

Empyrean: The best thing that could happen to mankind. Or the worst.

Chain reactions of nerve firings in our brains give rise to our perceptions, actions, thoughts and consciousness. Later this century, humans will be able to thinly slice a person’s brain, scan the neural connections, and produce a functionally identical network – the same person with the same thoughts, memories, personality and consciousness – but made…

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Recreated: A Louie Huey & Chloe Robertson Mystery (The Louie Huey & Chloe Robertson Mysteries)

Recreated: A Louie Huey & Chloe Robertson Mystery (The Louie Huey & Chloe Robertson Mysteries)

Author note 12/27/2014: This book has been revised in response to reader comments. Can we communicate with the dead?  That’s the ancient question Louie Huey and Chloe Robertson set out to answer in Recreated. Their interest in after-death communication comes about when a friend receives email messages from her dead husband from a Celestial.com address…

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A New Self

A New Self

Rick Gallo has uploaded his mind to a new android body. While most of the planet struggles with a debilitating illness, Rick enjoys perfect health. He should be living the dream, but he will find that being an android is not all it’s cracked up to be. Even with a new body, he will find…

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ERSONA SYNDROME 1 side-A

ERSONA SYNDROME 1 side-A

“Death is salvation? Then why did you create Ersona? Why did you create eternal life?” In the near future, Ersona technology allows human minds to be digitized after death so they can live on forever. This gives way to people who lose all sense of meaning in their physical lives, and decide to use a…

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