Genetics stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Thrillers

August 02, 2020

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Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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A rough draft, complete with spelling errors and bad sentence structure. A work in progress. That said, it's a science fiction short story. Image: Body of Water During Golden Hour. Copyright by Sebastian Voortman from Pexels Photo Read More
They say communism *would* work but it's never been tried. What if we gave it a go? -- (4,600 words, 9 chapters). Read More

Reads: 463

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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A warrior for the faith. On eating your cake and still having it. Read More

Featured Review by Celtic-Scribe63

"Hmmm! here is an interesting thought this story brought up in me. If you could clone yourself and that clone does not suffer the repercussions ..." Read More

Unexpectedly, home pets and garden plants, followed by farm animals and crops, start turning into violent monsters. Amid the chaos of death and destruction, a young FBI agent investigates the world's biggest agrochemical corporation facing powerful political and special interests, and an army of ruthless mercenaries to prevent the Animalypse,… Read More

Short Story / Romance

January 21, 2019

Reads: 301

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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A burning injustice. It's too late for Sofia - but could her daughter change the world? Read More

Featured Review by Obscure

"This is a great one, I love the concept behind Arabella's creation and I like her as a character. I also think you ended things superbly by comp..." Read More

Revised from a poem I wrote when I was in my early 20s... Read More

Poem / Other

September 16, 2018

Reads: 255

Comments: 9

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A poem inspired by the cover image. Read More
This is a short story about a genetic research experiment that spins out of control after an ex employee uses the vaccine on one of his farm animals. Read More
Every Mother thinks her kids are perfect. I am no exception! Read More

Book / Science Fiction

August 19, 2017

Reads: 798

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In a near future where genetic modification is the norm, Kashi, after several months of trial and error, escapes the research complex where she's been held for years on end. But of course things aren't that simple; Kashi is now faced with the task of reintegrating into a society she… Read More
No salad is safe, once humankind tampers with the genetics of the humble lettuce.... Read More

Short Story / Humor

November 29, 2016

Reads: 464

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Only the First Chapter is shown. To read the entire novel, please go to: Amazon, ebay, etc. Read More

Tags: dna, science, genetics

Short Story / Fantasy

August 11, 2016

Reads: 675

Comments: 1

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What is going to happen if we found our children turning against us, or being manipulated to turn into something unexpected by the powers we themselves allowed to take control of our lives? Will it be the end, or the beginning of the end? Read More
a short essay about beauty, factors and explanations as to why we percieve things as beautiful. I feel as if I havent explained myself very well in this essay, but I hope you may get the gist of what Im trying to get at. Read More

Reads: 784

Comments: 14

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Some traits are more valuable than others. Read More
In the future, do to the awful effects of climate change, the population of the Earth was forced to move underground. Microbiology has improved to the point where genetically engineered creatures (including mixtures of the genes of different species) allows the creation of unique creatures who can be sent aboveground… Read More

Tags: genetics, clones

Book / Science Fiction

January 17, 2015

Reads: 2048

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Mine dives headfirst into the quaky territory of the ethics genetic engineering, and illustrates the conflict between the evil and beauty of it. Demonstrating the tension that can be caused between family, friends, and lovers, when something created by man is dropped into the equation. The main character Andrew struggles… Read More

Book / Science Fiction

September 11, 2014

Reads: 1952

Comments: 9

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Inspired by the Maximum Ride series, Nyle and Nancy have escaped the terrible lab where they were imprisoned. Pursued by creatures resembling Jackals, they must escape using their superhuman speed Read More

Book / Fantasy

August 05, 2014

Reads: 314

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Aaron had always heard of the experiments going on. He never thought he'd be the one, sent by the Governor, to retrieve them. Read More
Some times the most unlikely people are right in front of you, and safety can lie and numbers can dwindle, chapter two Red Night, how safe are you really? Read More
The first book in the Magnum Opus series, telling the stories of the 3 males and 3 females that change the new human race forever. Read More

Book / Thrillers

August 16, 2013

Reads: 2303

Comments: 18

The Booksie Classic House

10 areas, each Area ruled by Secrecy, the Corporation with entire power over every living thing on the planet. Each area has their own Institution, a place of brainwashing and torture to those that defy Secrecy. But with every Dictatorship there are those that rebel. Astrid Kendra is just the… Read More

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Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Describe the process and perceptions of 'Designer babies'. (Please let me know if any information in this essay is incorrect and must be changed. The general description of the types of modern genetic engineering is loose, but this is in order to focus on the philosophy of the process rather… Read More
Iris 2958 is a cog in a corporate machine. Part of a genetically-inferior class known as the 'Bases', Iris and her kind are exploited by the all-encompassing Tribe Corporation. After a chance encounter with a seemingly deranged young man, she finds herself cast out of the futuristic society she despises,… Read More
Daphne Torch is a genetically modified normal sixteen year old girl; who can raise the dead with a single thought. Alright, so maybe she's not as normal as I led you to believe. Daphne, Tyrone, and Cassidy are all fleeing an evil scientific organization that specializes in human experimentation. They… Read More
For my first attempt at writing a fan fiction, I've chosen one of my favorite series: Scott Westerfield's amazing steampunk Leviathan trilogy. In this next-next-generation adventure, Deryn's granddaughter Kate has risen to become an extremely prominent boffin. But headstrong Kate has her own ideas about her country, and decides to… Read More
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