Science Fiction - Short Stories

Science Fiction typically revolves around a futuristic or space-age world wherein imaginative scientific and technological innovations are possible within the story’s established laws of nature. Science Fiction deals with the consequences and impact of science (actual or imagined) on individual and societal levels, and often includes advanced devices, such as time-machines, or other life forms, such as aliens.

Totaled: A Near-future Sci-fi Short

Totaled: A Near-future Sci-fi Short

KaryEnglish
3 parts / 7 pages, updated Nov 16, 2014Completed
Neuroscientist Margaret Hauri has two children to raise, and she's on the cusp of a scientific breakthrough. There's just one problem. She's dead. ... read more
15,460 reads votes 254 comments 118
Dreams of Jupiter

Dreams of Jupiter

bloodsword
22 parts / 39 pages, updated Mar 01, 2015
An anthology of sci-fi short stories for @ForbiddenPlanet's Sci-Fi SmackDown 8, exploring a number of themes ranging from Alien Invasion, AI, Colonization and Sword and Planet.
12,644 reads votes 1,267 comments 158
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ineffablesoul
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 03, 2014PicturesCompleted
❝ if a clock could count down to the moment you meet your soul mate, would you want to know? ❞
9,439 reads votes 619 comments 230
Be True

Be True

john_chan
3 parts / 9 pages, updated Oct 19, 2012Completed
As any good Wattpadder knows, there are many temptations in life. Trials. Tribulations. Tests by fire. But what if you were sidelined by the most dreaded of all temptations ever i... read more
57,440 reads votes 950 comments 638
The Day The World Ended

The Day The World Ended

KitKat309
1 page, updated Nov 23, 2014
Who are you?
111 reads votes 4 comments 5
Rollercoaster

Rollercoaster

websterwade
1 page, updated Nov 21, 2014Completed
As the 21st century reaches its halfway mark, ennui is endemic to most countries. This is a brief report of one person's resistance against encroaching nihilism.
43 reads votes 0 comments 0
Wayward Methuselah

Wayward Methuselah

websterwade
2 pages, updated Nov 21, 2014Completed
A brief parable from the near future.
34 reads votes 2 comments 5
Jeremiah

Jeremiah

NathanHowe
4 pages, updated Nov 21, 2014
41 reads votes 0 comments 0
Scarab on a Fresco

Scarab on a Fresco

rkirius
10 parts / 4 pages, updated Jan 30, 2015VideoPictures
Mathetès is a robot, an alien and an abstraction. He was physically born inside a Japanese company named Daichi, after the singularity became a reality. With machines ... read more
169 reads votes 6 comments 2
BLANK: A Short Story

BLANK: A Short Story

CuriousCaseMe
1 page, updated Nov 20, 2014
Mankind has been rid of sight. This has brought along its own set of problems. Fourteen year old B carves out an identity in this unknown world where the old rules no longer exist. A gripping adventure about race, friendship and hope.
33 reads votes 0 comments 0
Mountains

Mountains

gardenrock
1 page, updated Nov 20, 2014
29 reads votes 0 comments 1
Overload

Overload

Lela23_dance
3 pages, updated Nov 19, 2014
This is just a short story that I have written for a school assignment for the topic sci fi. A lot of my friends have liked it and encouraged me to put it on wattpad. So here's ... read more
47 reads votes 2 comments 4
Dominic

Dominic

DrewtheQuasar
3 pages, updated Nov 18, 2014
Dominic is an atypical robot living in the distant future. He lives in a radioactive power plant, one that no human can enter for fear of radiation poisoning. He is content with ... read more
24 reads votes 0 comments 0
Jace

Jace

carpe-di3m
2 parts / 3 pages, updated Nov 16, 2014
Entry to the #Wattys2014 A science fiction one-shot that delves into what our future with artificial intelligence may be.
349 reads votes 28 comments 35
White Feather, Red Brick

White Feather, Red Brick

Expetrichor
3 pages, updated Nov 15, 2014
A dystopian short story about the destruction of nature. Written sophomore year
26 reads votes 1 comments 0
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