Awards Eligibility Post for 2017

It’s that time of year when certain readers start thinking about nominations for various SFF awards like the Hugos and Nebulas. Little Blue Marble hasn’t been around for long, and our slate of original fiction this year was quite small, but that’s no reason not to boost and celebrate our…

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Natural Manipulation by LadyDragonflyCC

To the Havens

“Sarge? There’s a—thing—I’ve found at Pier Seventeen. I think you need to see this.” The voice on the other end of the line held just a hint of a quaver. George Aklaq grimaced at his screen. Trust the new kid to find trouble twenty minutes before the end of shift,…

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Fall in the Vineyard by Steve Corey

The Great Global Species Shakeup

The Toronto Star runs a great feature about species migration and their changing geographical locations as a result of climate change. How and where species will move is not completely intuitive. But these global averages mask local chaos: ecosystems aren’t plodding predictably forward in lockstep. Two trees in the same…

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exfoliate by jenny downing

Adiona Falters

Shelby hefted the door across two old sawhorses and measured it out against the drafty slab they’d been using. That done, she went back to her workshop for a screwdriver, her electric sander, and the portable generator she’d rigged from odds and ends. The new door would be a good…

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Surreal by xlibber

When Appliances Go Green

Aunt Crowfoot lived in a caravan deep in the Misty Dells plantation, part of a national network intended to soak up excess carbon from the atmosphere, in the hope of preventing any more of London being inundated by the English Channel. I liked my aunt, and talked with her often.…

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Do you like Little Blue Marble‘s original content? Would you like to see more stories about our possible futures living with anthropogenic climate change? Well, now you can help us give you just that, by contributing financially to the magazine via our new Support Little Blue Marble page, or the…

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