Aphelion Issue 275, Volume 26
August 2022
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Short Stories

The Next Turtle
By Charles E.J. Moulton
The foundations of our worlds are discovered in a cereal flake.

The Dark Side of Diablo Canyon
By Dan L. Hollifield
The old silver mine that brought life to Diablo Canyon is about tapped out, finished, its ores running thin. But the mine still holds a secret that might destroy the town, even if the silver vein was still plentiful...

I, Car: A Conjecture
By E.A. Moore
Continued advances in Artificial Intelligence will test everyone's limits.

By Richard Tornello
A flash of cooking brilliance could save us all.

The Man Who Mooned the World
By Rabbi Steven Lebow
Irving Vesper was a genius who was about to put his mark on an entire planet.

Caught Out
By Madeline Dyer
An unsuccessful hunt puts a family in the sights of a Vampire society.

Beware of Hitchhikers II
By Jeremy Simons
There's a reason for the "Don't Pick up Hitchhikers" sign in front of the prison.