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Wind Sucks. It Doesn't Blow. And Other Insights from Buckminster Fuller
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Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This short, illustrated book is about the observations and insights of Buckminster Fuller. Though he’s best remembered for the geodesic dome and Buckyballs, Fuller offered many thought-provoking ideas about evolution, history, technology and existence itself, including the observation that created the title for this book.
How to Travel Faster than Light
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Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
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."
Analog Dialogue, Volume 48, Number 2
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Price: Free! Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: September 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 2, 2014
Orion: America's Next Generation Spacecraft - A Look at the Design, Development, and Testing of NASA's Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (MPCV) for Deep-Space Manned Exploration Flights
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This NASA publication provides a concise overview of the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle project. As the flagship of our nation's next-generation space fleet, Orion will push the envelope of human spaceflight.
The Key to Lock Picking
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Discover the classic techniques of lock picking to defeat any of the most common door locks. Learn how locks work and what makes them vulnerable. Practice your new found skills and get relevant info on tools, lock types and also padlocks, cuffs and plastic wrist ties.
Bitcoin in Brief
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Price: Free! Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / general
Bitcoin is all the rage these days. But what is it? Most people don't really know or understand much about the decentralized peer-to-peer cryptocurrency. If you want an easily understood, short introduction to this revolutionary technology, you’ve found the right book. The currency of the internet is Bitcoin, and Bitcoin is the internet of property ownership. Do you want to be left behind?
Inventor Book's : Succeed Inventor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Design
Inventor Book's : Succeed Inventor Showing the wonderful possibilities in the field of invention; The Inventions needed hot to perfect and develop a new idea to the money making stage.
A Plan And Design Guide For Technical Writing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Technical Writing
This guide will provide the Technical Writer. ‘How To’ methods for creating a document from initiating a communication plan to implementing a project plan. Included are techniques and solutions from deciding on content to organizing and managing content to applying design methods, and utilizing a series of techniques for producing valuable and readable documents.
Seven Important Automotive Do It Yourself Tasks
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Helping DIY mechanics manage seven important automotive topics in cost effective ways by doing the work yourself!
How to get Twitter Followers Fast
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Price: Free! Words: 90. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
When I want things I want them now. When I started my blog I wanted followers. Sitting at the bottom of the barrel while there were anime accounts with 200K users that was just nuts.
Global Warming: It will be our demise V 1.0
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Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
For centuries we have imagined the apocalypse, wondering what would happen, and fearing the consequences. Now we are closer than ever to the Apocalypse. And it's us whose doing it. Read this research paper to learn just what we're doing to bring our own doom upon us- and try to save yourself.
Energy Efficiency: How To Produce More Renewable Energy Without Paying Outrageous Bills?
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This book introduces alternative sources of energy, especially if you want to stop paying outrageous bills by producing more electric and fuel power. There are many technologies that convert the alternative sources of energy into electricity and fuel very effectively with little or no risk to the envornment and your wallet. Go green and grab your copy now!
Sunny's Guide Solar Reference
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
The complete guide to photovoltaic solar design and engineering, geared towards professionals including designers, engineers, project managers, electricians and foremen. The first part of the guide has introductory information that would be useful for the beginner and expert alike, while the later parts of the guide are in-depth technically.
How Reverse Osmosis Works: A Look at Industrial RO
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Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Technology
This eBook sheds some light on the science and process of reverse osmosis as it pertains to industrial water filtration.
Prince2 for Beginners - Introduction to Prince2 Project Management Concepts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by AP Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Project Management
The PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) Exam is a de facto process-based project management method used widely throughout the United Kingdom and internationally, as well. This book is designed to help you learn more about the examination process, including test questions, so you can prepare for and pass it to earn your PRINCE2 certification.
Space Pioneers Sputnik Rockets And Satellites
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Sputnik's launch put the United States scientific and military programs up against it. The U.S. Vanguard rockets began orbiting only months later. Yet there was a sense of urgency for the U.S. to catch up to its Cold War rival. U.S. Politicians, especially President Eisenhower, were pressured to step up testing of scientific and military rockets in order to bring the U.S. forward in the Space Age.
Radio Basics
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 by Richard Buttars. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
This document gives the basics of radio and how it is used. If you are interested in learning more about radio and radio communications this manual would be a good starting point for learning about it.
Five Mini Manuals
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by Richard Buttars. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Circuits / Logic
Contains 5 mini manuals, Electronic Troubleshooting, PCB Assembly, Personal Radio Communications, Soldering Electronic Circuits, and Creating a Product in a single book.
The JU Engine
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You set the price! Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
Description of an external combustion reciprocal engine with a different operating method. JU refers to a liquid cylinder medium alternating between a J shape to a U shape. A ratchet system regulates piston action. Two pistons are required as a minimum. It is hoped the engine is clean and efficient.