An Original Anthology of SF Stories & Science Essays
     —Submission Info—

  • Type of electronic submissions accepted: format file as a .DOC, .DOCX, or .RTF file and use this off site submissions service form only
  • Anonymous Submissions: All entries need to be previously unpublished, anonymized (to avoid any potential biases, we’re using blind submissions), conforming to the length requirements, and formatted close to the modern standard manuscript format. Do not include your name, address, email address, or other similar identifiers anywhere in the manuscript. All submissions will be read anonymously on first read and will move out of slush depending on their merits. Please make sure the title is on the manuscript and page header.
  • Other Submission Info: All stories in Life Beyond Us will be accompanied by science essays; however, these will be written by European Astrobiology Institute scientists. You are welcome to add a note suggesting what the essay should explore, but we are not guaranteed to use it.
  • Rights asked for: First world rights for anthology in the English-language and non-exclusive world rights for anthology in foreign language translation. Exclusive rights prior to English-language publication and for a period of one year after the publication and non-exclusive rights for the anthology thereafter where the contributors are free to resell. Exception to the exclusive rights is when the story is accepted for a "best of the year" anthology.
  • Simultaneous submissions accepted: no
  • Multiple submissions accepted: no
  • This anthology does NOT accept postal mail submissions