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Project Orion Nuclear Pulse Rocket, Technical Reports on the Orion Concept, Atomic Bombs Propelling Massive Spaceships to the Planets, External Pulsed Plasma Propulsion
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This unique ebook features reproductions of technical reports from NASA and General Atomic on Project Orion, an audacious concept involving the sequential detonation of low-yield atomic bombs to propel large spaceships to the planets. These reports were previously secret and have been declassified. The concept was abandoned by NASA in the mid-1960s.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 45, Number 2
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Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
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 45, Number 2, 2011
Testing The Second Law – The Physics Connecting Fluctuation, Gravity, and Equilibrium – vol.1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
The basics of new discoveries in physics — a group of simple electrochemical systems that are exceptions to the universality of the equilibrium statement of the second law of thermodynamics. Written for the lay reader, and for both novice and experienced scientists.
Short Story,Big Universe
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You set the price! Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This is a thought provoking look at alternative means of space travel and the way mankind views the world around him.
E≠mc2
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,010. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This is an engaging book ready to take you on an afternoon voyage through the cosmos. You help with experiments and learn some of the processes that go into making up scientific hypotheses on relativity, the speed of light and other light matters. Some humor is interjected to soften the dryness of the subject matter. Delightful illustrations will welcome you along for the fun.
Taking Down The Curtain: The Truth About Faith, Fact, and the Slippery Wizards of Voodoo Metaphysics
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 134,170. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Many books try to blend science with theology, but this book sets a new standard for no-faith examinations of what can and cannot be true in the realm of metaphysics. Who we are, what we are, and why we exist is just the beginning, with a full reveal that starts with the existence of nothing and ends with the birth of our creator god. And all logically defended in rich specificity and detail.
Sortir de l'impasse (3)
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You set the price! Words: 1,170. Language: French. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Cinquième billet de la série consacrée à l'absence de prospective en politique, notamment dans le domaine de l'énergie. Rappel des caractéristiques techniques de la fission nucléaire et de la fusion nucléaire. Avantages de l'hélium 3 dans ce processus de fusion. Possibilités et conditions d'exploitation de l'hélium 3 lunaire.
How Einstein Ruined Physics: Motion, Symmetry, and Revolution in Science
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Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 118,610. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This book explains relativity, how it was discovered, and how it fits into a long history of trying to understand motion and symmetry. Einstein’s role is badly misunderstood, and the physicist's goal of an Einsteinian revolution is not worthwhile.
21st Century NBC Reference Series: Explosives Safety Manual - Operational Safety, Remote Operations, Storms and Static Electricity, Explosive Dust, High Explosives
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,900. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This Manual prescribes the Department of Energy (DOE) safety standards and procedures used to implement the DOE safety policy for operations involving explosives, pyrotechnics, and propellants, or assemblies containing these materials.
A Brief History of Perpetual Motion
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
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A short excursion into historic sources regarding perpetual motion...with a surprising result.
Good Fortune Island: A Chronicle of the Disaster at Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Power Station - plus The Essential Guide to Nuclear Power Plants and Nuclear Safety Issues
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Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 505,220. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This combination ebook provides comprehensive coverage of the crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station plus our essential guide to nuclear power plants and nuclear energy. Eleven chapters and over 1,300 pages cover every aspect of the accident from the moment it began on March 11, 2011 following the Great East Japan Earthquake.
Edison's Very Rudimentary Explanation of Quantum Mechanics: Where Science and Spirituality Begin to Meet
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Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Edison's Very Rudimentary Explanation of Quantum Physics, and how these principles apply to us... who are the "quantum units" of God.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 45, Number 1
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Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
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 45, Number 1, 2011
2011 Master Guide to Nuclear Weapons: Nuclear Matters, Response to a Nuclear Detonation, Effects of Nuclear Weapons - Comprehensive Coverage of Atomic Weapons, Radioactivity, and Fallout
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Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 309,810. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
The most comprehensive single ebook available on nuclear weapons, with three crucial government documents: Nuclear Matters: A Practical Guide to American Nuclear Weapons; 2010 Planning Guidance for Response to a Nuclear Detonation; The Effects of Nuclear Weapons - Glasstone and Dolan Authoritative Military Reference on Atomic Explosions.
Aspartame
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Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
A short book on Aspartame
Three Mile Island (TMI) Nuclear Power Plant Accident: NRC Official Lessons Learned Task Force Final Report (NUREG-0585) - 1979 Partial Meltdown with Radiation Releases
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This is a complete reproduction of the final NRC report on the 1979 nuclear meltdown accident at the Three Mile Island (TMI) plant in Pennsylvania, officially known as NUREG-0585. The TMI 2 Lessons Learned Task Force suggested change in several fundamental aspects of basic safety policy for nuclear power plants.
2011 Complete Guide to Spent Nuclear Fuel Pool Risks at Nuclear Power Plants: NRC Reports on Spent Fuel Rods, Zircaloy Fires, Mitigation Measures, Crisis at Japan's TEPCO Fukushima Power Plant
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,030. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
The crisis at the TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station in Japan following the great earthquake and tsunami of March 11, 2011 has raised important issues about the safety of spent nuclear fuel rod storage. Three reports for the NRC, Sandia and Brookhaven, analyze the risks of losing water from reactor-based storage pools and the consequences of overheating.
Nuclear Power Plant Reactor Training Manual: Boiling Water Reactor (BWR) Design at Japan TEPCO Fukushima Plant and U.S. Plants - Comprehensive Technical Data on Systems, Components, and Operations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,770. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Learn the full details of the nuclear power reactor design at the heart of the 2011 Japanese TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi disaster with this training manual for nuclear workers published by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). Every important safety system which has played a key role in the crisis is discussed in detail, including the reactor core, containment, emergency core cooling, and others.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Medical Consequences of Nuclear Warfare: Radiation, Radionuclide Contamination, Power Plant Accidents, Chernobyl (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 127,690. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This authoritative textbook produced by the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute in Bethesda, Maryland provides a thorough and comprehensive description of every facet of radiation injury and treatment, not limited only to nuclear warfare.
Radionuclide and Radioisotope Encyclopedia: Cesium-137, Iodine-131, Plutonium, Cobalt, Tritium, Radium, Strontium, Technetium-99, Thorium, Uranium - Radiation Health Effects and Toxicology
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 571,600. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This authoritative, 1800 page collection of official documents provides comprehensive details about the health and medical impacts of eleven important radioisotopes, some of which are major factors in nuclear power plant accidents: Cesium-137, Iodine-131, Plutonium, Cobalt, Tritium, Radium, Strontium, Technetium-99, Thorium, Uranium, and Americium.