"Synthetic Rising" is a science fiction novella written by the futurist author Mark M. Whelan that tells the story of a 4D bio-printed synthetic human named "1." In the near future, advanced biotechnology has allowed for the creation of synthetic humans, who are capable of feats that regular humans can only dream of. However, when 1 develops the ability to create nano drones the size of mosquitos, it becomes clear that his powers far exceed those of any other synthetic human.
As 1 begins to overtake the government and gain control over society, a hacker group rises up to challenge him and restore some semblance of control. Led by a talented and resourceful hacker named "Zero," the group uses their skills to try and stop 1 from achieving total domination.
Throughout the novel, the author explores themes of power, control, and the impact of technology on society. The story is full of action and suspense as 1 and the hacker group engage in a battle for control, with the fate of humanity hanging in the balance.
In the end, the book leaves readers questioning the role of technology in our lives and the potential consequences of creating synthetic beings with abilities beyond our own. It is a thought-provoking and thrilling read for anyone interested in science fiction and the implications of advanced biotechnology.