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Analog Dialogue, Volume 48, Number 3
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Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
Analog Dialogue -- A Forum for the Exchange of Circuits, Systems, and Software for Real-World Signal Processing Analog Dialogue is the technical magazine of Analog Devices. It discusses products, applications, technology, and techniques for analog, digital and mixed-signal processing. This is Volume 48, Number 3, 2014
Warp Factor 10: Travel Faster than Light
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Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
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This short technical paper presents the first practical technology solution for traveling faster than the speed of light. Most of the hardware & technology necessary for the first tests have already been developed, although faster computer processors may be required for synchronization. Light-years of distance can be traversed by performing millions of “hops."
Guía de Arduino para principiantes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: Spanish. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Circuits / General
¿Querías aprender Arduino y buscabas algún libro en castellano? ¡Esta es la tuya! Un libro con 7 proyectos diferentes, 5 capítulos teóricos y otro capítulo de presentación. Dinámico, con guías paso por paso y con proyectos divertidos.
How To Open Locks With Improvised Tools: Practical, Non-destructive Ways Of Getting Back Into Just About Everything When You Lose Your Keys
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,350. Language: American English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Reference
This book shows non-destructive ways to open locks if you lose your keys. Since your resources are usually on the other side of the door when you're locked out, it shows how to improvise tools from garbage and common, everyday items. Multiple entrance options are provided in case of stubborn doors or limited materials. This is excellent practical knowledge to have if you ever need it.
How to Travel through Time
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Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Signals & Signal Processing
This short technical paper provides the mathematics for Time Travel. Some background in math is necessary to understand it. A basic vehicle configuration is shown.
Housing for the Urban Homeless
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Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
This short technical paper describes a technology method for restoring old buildings at very low cost. These restored structures can be used to provide housing for the homeless. An example structure is provided along with the basic calculations.
The New Vauban: An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Mobile towers suggested for defense over trenches in conventional warfare. Interchangeable body armor and shields through piecework parts. Mole machines, earthquake warfare and deep citadels reviewed and opined upon. Basics of fortification is discussed.
Guitar Works Volume Two: Custom Builds 1
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Series: Guitar Works. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by independAntwriters Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Reference
This manual will provide step by step instruction to guide you to figure out what your needs are for a custom built guitar on a budget. Where to find the parts, how to do the work and more. I will build a custom SG in my shop. Change the scale on the guitar. Modify the neck to fit, wire it, install pickups and more. I will also give tips and pointers as I do the build and fully photograph it.
Papoose City
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,550. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
On August 1923 a gusher blew in, forever changing the lives of an Oklahoma farming community. Witness the birth and death of Papoose City, also known as Slick City. Experience the discovery of oil and the building of a gasoline plant. Then walk through the process of reclaiming the many acres of land damaged in the search for black gold. Follow the people who lived and worked there.
Bureau of Reclamation Colorado River Dams and Water Projects: Colorado River Project, Dallas Creek Project, Glen Canyon Unit, Smith Fork Project - History, Construction
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,880. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs
Four documents from the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation provide unique insight into the history of Colorado River dams and water projects.
NASA's Efforts to Identify Near-Earth Objects (NEOs) and Mitigate Hazards - Asteroids, Meteors, Comets, Chelyabinsk-type Events, Problems with NEO Program, Management Issues
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,750. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This recently released audit report of the NASA Office of Inspector General provides unique information about NASA's efforts to identify Near-Earth Objects (NEOs).
Synthetic Food Production: Solving Global Hunger
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Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / Crop Science
This short technical paper presents a concept with the potential to solve the global hunger problem. A Synthetic Food Production facility is described which can provide daily food supplies for thousands of people at extremely low cost. Using the representative example, and 5 to 10 people operating the facility, it is possible to provide up to 10,000 ears (about 200 bushels) of corn per day.
Extending the Operational Life of the International Space Station (ISS) Until 2024 - Overly Optimistic Cost Projections, Technical Risks and Issues, Human Health Issues, Cargo Transport, Solar Panels
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,600. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This recently released audit report of the NASA Office of Inspector General provides unique information about the challenges facing NASA as it hopes to extend the life of the International Space Station (ISS) through 2024.
A Vehicle for Time Travel
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Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This short technical note describes an approximate mathematical solution for Time Travel involving relativity and very brief time intervals. Basic configuration for a vehicle is shown. This paper will only be meaningful to those with a background in calculus, physics, and/or engineering. Each reader must comprehend that our universe blinks off and on, more than 1 trillion times each second.
Miscellany 51: Apparent Wind Speed and True Wind Speed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This article describes the mathematical relationship of apparent wind speed and true wind speed, for a sailboat.
SSC JUNIOR ENGINEER (Electrical) - 2014
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
The perfect guide to SSC Jr. Engineer (Electrical) Examination aspirants having a B.Tech or Diploma.
What's in Your First Name?: Our Personal Names, their History and Evolution in Britain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,480. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History
WILLIAM LEWIS uncovers the origins and development of first names in Britain. This unique insight takes the reader from the names of ancient Britons in Roman times through to the modern day and the cult of the celebrity. ‘What’s in your First Name’ discusses the history of over 1,500 names in common use in English, including the very latest names as well as those dating back over 2,000 years.
Fire Weather (Agriculture Handbook 360) Part 2 - Guide for Application of Meteorological Information to Forest Fire Control Operations, Winds, Moisture, Temperature, Fronts, Thunderstorms, Climate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
Weather is never static. It is always dynamic. Its interpretation is an art.The environment is in control in wildland firefighting. Free-burning fires are literally nourished by weather elements, atmospheric components, and atmospheric motion.
Fire Weather (Agriculture Handbook 360) Part 1 - Guide for Application of Meteorological Information to Forest Fire Control Operations, Winds, Moisture, Temperature, Fronts, Thunderstorms, Climate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,540. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
Weather is never static. It is always dynamic. Its interpretation is an art. The environment is in control in wildland firefighting.
Superluminal: Traveling Faster than Light
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Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
(1.00 from 1 review)
This short paper presents the first practical technology solution for traveling faster than the speed of light. Most of the hardware & technology necessary for the first tests have already been developed, although faster computer processors may be required for synchronization. Light-years of distance can be traversed by performing millions of “hops."