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Turning Carbon to Gold
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,160. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / Crop Science
This was the story of a set of chemical systems designed to deal with sequestering carbon and carbon dioxide which will be mandated as a consequence of the man-caused global warming concept, but it is also a document of deceit, deceptions and incompetence in the US Patent Office as well as a business plan to deal with it.
Venetië
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: Dutch. Published: July 15, 2013 by e-Publikant. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Flood Control
Van carnaval tot waterkering. Wetenschapsjournalist Django Mathijsen duikt in de geschiedenis en toekomst van Venetië. Kunnen waterkeringen de stad van de ondergang redden?
U.S. Energy Sector Vulnerabilities to Climate Change and Extreme Weather - Increasing Temperatures, Storms, Flooding, and Sea Level Rise, Effects on Power Plants
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
At least three major climate trends are relevant to the energy sector: increasing air and water temperatures, decreasing water availability in some regions and seasons, and increasing intensity and frequency of storm events, flooding, and sea level rise.
Mars 2020 Exploration Rover Mission: Overview and Report of the Mars 2020 Science Definition Team (Mustard Report) - Potential Martian Biosignatures, Mars Sample Return Cache
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,750. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This comprehensive ebook provides a complete guide to the ongoing plans for NASA's Mars 2020 rover mission. The Mars 2020 mission would explore a site likely to have been habitable, seek signs of past life, fill a returnable cache with the most compelling samples, and demonstrate technology needed for the future human and robotic exploration of Mars.
Encyclopedia of Military Space Operations at Cape Canaveral: From Early Ballistic Missile Launches in 1953 through Titan, Atlas, Delta, and EELV Launches with Mission Details
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 306,400. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Combining six excellent titles, this unique ebook encyclopedia provides unprecedented information about military space operations at Cape Canaveral from post-war testing beginning in 1953 through Atlas and Titan launches in 2009.
Achtbanen
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: Dutch. Published: July 5, 2013 by e-Publikant. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General)
Wetenschapsjournalist Django Mathijsen duikt in de fun, fysiologie en fysica van achtbanen en onderwerpt vooraanstaande achtbanenbouwers aan een kruisverhoor.
Delta II & III Space Operations at Cape Canaveral 1989-2009, Origins, Military Missions, Civil Missions, Commercial Missions
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 51,730. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This study addresses DELTA II and DELTA III space operations at Cape Canaveral, Florida, from the DELTA II's first launch in 1989 through the DELTA II's most recent launch in late March 2009.
The Development of Ballistic Missiles in the United States Air Force 1945-1960 - Atomic Missiles, Project MX-774, Thor, ICBM Squadrons, Atlas and Titan, IRBM, Pilotless Aircraft
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,420. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This volume attempts to correct the imbalance by telling the story of the development of Air Force ballistic missiles. It concentrates on the first generation of ballistic missiles: the intercontinental Atlas and Titan, and the intermediate range Thor.
Atlas and Titan Space Operations at the Cape, 1993 - 2006 - Atlas V and Titan IV, Complex 41, EELV Program
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This study addresses ATLAS and TITAN programs, ATLAS V facility improvements, and individual missions involving ATLAS and TITAN space launches at Cape Canaveral from 1993 through 2006.
The Cape: Military Space Operations 1971-1992 - USAF Space Programs, Space Shuttle, Titan Rocket, Delta II, Navstar, Atlas/Centaur, Starbird, Red Tigress
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This is the companion volume to an earlier work, "The 6555th: Missile and Space Launches Through 1970." It presents the Air Force's space launch operations at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS) from the beginning of 1971 through 2 July 1992.
The 6555th Missile and Space Launches Through 1970, Post-War Legacy, Matador, Bomarc, Snark, Navaho, Thor, Atlas and Minuteman Ballistic Missile, Thor, Titan II and Gemini Program
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,940. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The present work is a mosaic of the 6555th's history over the first two decades of its existence. It covers the golden age of Air Force missile and space launch vehicle flight tests at Cape Canaveral, and it ends shortly after the 6555th closed out its last ballistic missile flight test program (the MINUTEMAN III) in 1970.
Evolved Expendable Launch Operations at Cape Canaveral 2002-2009 - EELV Atlas V and Delta IV Rockets, Launch Operations, Commercial, Civil, and Military Space Operations, Complex 41
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,100. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This study addresses ATLAS V and DELTA IV Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) operations at Cape Canaveral, Florida. It features all the EELV missions launched from the Cape through the end of Calendar Year (CY) 2009.
Robot Wars 2002
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: Dutch. Published: June 23, 2013 by e-Publikant. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
Ir. Django Mathijsen, de consultant Robot Wars voor het Duitse en Nederlandse taalgebied, neemt ons mee achter de schermen van het succesvolle tv-programma in 2002. Hij onthult de sfeer en de technologie in de Engelse Robot Wars, de tweede Nederlandse Robot Wars en de eerste Duitse.
History of the Redstone Missile System - Design, Test, Project Orbiter, Jupiter-C, Explorer, Operation Hardtack, Army Missile Transport Program, Project Mercury
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,140. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This fascinating and informative history of the Army's Redstone missile traces its complex development from the beginning through its use in the Mercury manned space program for NASA.
Equisbí
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 91,500. Language: Spanish. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
Desarrollo de aplicaciones con comunicación remota basadas en módulos ZigBee y 802.15.4
Learning Lessons: Urban Water Supply Sector
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Water Supply
How can lessons from evaluations of past projects augment ongoing efforts to mitigate risks in the urban water supply sector?
The Complete Guide to Canada's General Mobile Radio Service
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
Canada's General Mobile Radio Service, or GMRS, is a licence and fee free short-range two-way radio service that can supplement or substitute for costly cellular, pager, or other such wireless services. GMRS is perfect for business and industry, retail and hospitality, public service, and all types of personal uses where communications is required for those separated by short distances.
Learning Lessons in the Electricity Sector
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 16,290. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
This study reviews the key lessons over the past 10 years drawn from Asian Development Bank assistance in the electricity and power sector, with inputs coming from more than 60 reports.
Environmental Laws Applicable to Construction and Operation of Ethanol Plants - NEPA, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Safe Drinking Water Act, Pollution Prevention Act
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This compliance assistance manual serves as a road map of information on federal environmental programs and federal and state agency roles. Air, water, hazardous waste, accident prevention and release reporting are examples of requirements that might apply.
Roadmap for Bioenergy and Biobased Products in the United States - Plant Science, Markets, Feedstock Systems, Harvesting and Treatment, Biorefinery, Oils, Sugars, and Protein Platforms
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / Crop Science
The United States has become increasingly dependent on imported petroleum to meet its energy needs. A more diverse portfolio of feedstocks for our nation's energy and chemical supply must be found to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels and secure future domestic energy supply.