Sonia, a young Iranian journalism student and social activist, has recently fled to the US in hopes of an education and a better life. But when an escalating cyber-conflict between the US and Iran puts her at risk of deportation, her only way of staying may come at a greater price than she's willing to pay.
Three generations of reckless and unsustainable development have transformed the future environment into an almost total wasteland. Refugees from the future have found a way to return to the past, but the impact on present-day resources and fear of these 'immigrants' has led to the formation of citizen watch groups, who are determined to stop these time-travelers at any cost. Jackson, the teenage son of one of these bounty hunters, is enlisted into his first patrol -- eventually forcing him into a brutal choice between his father's principles and his own sense of ...
A tsunami forces a retired inventor and his son to evacuate their home on the remote Oregon coast. Making their way inland, they encounter a pioneering community that leads the inventor to reconsider returning to his work in free energy.
In the near future, information on the web is no longer secure, but NeuroLock Corporation has found a way to encrypt and guard data using the human brain. Iris, young and employed, must choose between her bleak prospects and well-paid work as a 'Neuro-Messenger,' a career with some serious side effects.
Two astronauts, husband and wife, crash on a distant moon. The woman is killed in the crash, but her body is reanimated by an alien being who appears as a glowing ball of light. The alien could offer a chance at survival for both of them, but at great cost.