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The Lowdown on GMOs: According to Science
By Fourat Janabi
Price: Free! Words: 35,630. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Distrust of GMOs has increased in recent years from initiatives to label, ban, or warn the public. The Lowdown on GMOs features contributions by public scientists, authors, farmers, science writers and journalists answering the hard questions with elegance, ease, and evidence. This is a book for those who want to know what the evidence says and the implications of our actions regarding GMOs.
Tree Care Kit
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Learn how to improve urban tree health, position urban trees to better withstand severe weather (hurricane, ice storms, drought), and minimize damage and loss of not only the beloved trees, but also surrounding structures (homes, vehicles, powerlines, etc.) -- Be Tree Wise. Protect Life and Limbs.
Technological Cures for Global Warming
By Lenny Everson
Price: Free! Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
A short no-nonsense guide to using technology to reverse climate change. Updated to August of 2012.
окружающая среда!
By Teymur Roshdi
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: Russian. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Некоторая идея о нашей земле планеты...
Eco-fuel-FA (ECOFA) A viable solution
By Francisco Angulo
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
A group of Spanish developers working under the company name Ecofasa, headed by chief executive officer and inventor Francisco Angulo, has developed a biochemical process to turn urban solid waste into a fatty acid biodiesel feedstock. “It took more than 10 years working on the idea of producing biodiesel from domestic waste using a biological method,” Angulo told Biodiesel Magazine.
Understanding the Global Warming Hoax
By Leo Johnson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The propaganda of man-made global warming has been promoted by those with a political agenda. Scientific evidence supporting man-made global warming has now been investigated by scientists and found to be baseless. Are you ready for the facts? Each myth is exposed in this handy book.
Bighorn Sheep: Contributions of Montana State University Graduate Students to Understanding a Vulnerable Species, 1965-2000
By L. R. Irby
Price: Free! Words: 49,240. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
During 1965-2000, 21 Montana State University graduate students completed field studies of bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis). Their studies indicate that bighorn sheep can be a viable part of Montana’s fauna for the foreseeable future. Bighorns will never be as abundant as deer and elk because they have a narrower range of suitable habitat, but they do respond well to management.
2012 Doomsday, The Mayan Prophecy.
By Martin McGregor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
The Mayan Prophecy claims that in the year 2012, we will experience an event which will change our world forever. This book examines the very real threats that we face as we draw ever closer to the actual date of the prediction. The date is December 21st 2012. Will we be ready? Are we already doomed? Many other civilizations believe 2012 to be a significant year, as did Nostradamus.
Design Process of an e-scarf
By Beam Vanwaardenberg
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012 by Bram Vanwaardenberg. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This text is a description of the design process of a scarf. This scarf has a pollution sensor inside the fabric. The challenge is to design this e-textile in such a way that recycling is possible.
Environment!
By Teymur Roshdi
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Some idea about our planet earth...
The Sun Devices
By Christopher Jordan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
The Sun Devices contains series of solar tools designed to help individuals and organizations use solar energy. Each is based on ancient designs, simply updated with new materials and needs in mind. Areas include stone techniques, metalwork, recycling, new material synthesis, water/alcohol distillation, cooking and electrical power generation. Most of the devices are inexpensive and easy to build.
Mother Earth's Twitter . . . 'Global Warming,' Her Response To Our Actions
By Car Ingman
Price: Free! Words: 12,000. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2012 by Spirit Wine Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Mother Earth is shuddering . . . NOT in a nervous little twitter at mankind’s flagrant disrespect of her, but ‘twitters’ her escalating rage to us through the energies ruling weather & atmospheric changes. 'Wind Drifters' Car Ingman & his wife sail into PARADISE & discover PERPETUAL DEVASTATION of nature's treasures, rapidly pointing the way to Earth's total destruction! AMERICA, PAY ATTENTION!
Speaking For The Earth 40th Anniversary Edition
By John Meier
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,220. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
50% of all author proceeds from this book are donated to environmental causes. It is written by former Howard Hughes aide and world recognized environmentalist John Meier. Written in 1970 for the 1st Earth Day, it is re-released now for the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day as Meier finds it of the up most importance for the environmental movement today to look back at what has/hasn't yet been done
Creating Loving Ecosystems
By Jesus (AJ Miller)
Price: Free! Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This ebook is a transcript of a series of audio presentations 
delivered by Jesus (AJ Miller) on 6th November 2012 in Kentucky, Australia. In these audios he describes the principles of how to create a loving ecosystem, including how humans are connected to the ecosystem, how ecosystems respond to love, and how to assist the ecosystem in its recovery.
Zion National Park, an Interpretive Road Guide
By David Gafney
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Towering vertical walls of colorful sedimentary rock surround you relaying simultaneously contradictory feelings of intimacy and overwhelming grandeur. This eBook (illustrated with 40 wilderness images and written by a former Zion interpretive ranger) allows you to experience a vicarious journey through one of America's truly great national parks.
Reading Water: Lessons from the River
By Rebecca Lawton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,570. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 and represented by van Haitsma Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
In the tradition of America’s strong pioneer women, Rebecca Lawton was one of the first women river guides in the West. For millions of Americans and foreign visitors who have navigated America’s great rivers by raft or boat - and for those who wish they could - this collection of essays will help them understand rivers and their impact on the human emotional landscape in a deeper sense.
Manual del Promotor Natural
By Federico de Palma
Price: Free! Words: 11,170. Language: Spanish. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Este pequeño manual reflexiona sobre el sistema de riqueza actual, la eficiencia distributiva, la pérdida de valores y el daño que los sistemas económicos, políticas y legislaciones actuales hacen al medio ambiente y a la sociedad, y sugiere como puede cualquier persona convertirse en un Promotor Natural y proteger los valores culturales y el medio ambiente en sus comunidades.
Build and Extreme Green Hot Water Solar Collector
By Philip Rastocny
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
(2.00 from 1 review)
These instructions describe how to build a passive solar hot water collector using your existing hot water heater. This solar collector uses no pumps or additional electricity to operate and assembled without pipe bending. The instructions include a complete materials list with prices and part numbers from a large well known hardware store. An advanced project requiring soldering skills.
Do Move E-textile
By Beam Vanwaardenberg
Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012 by Bram Vanwaardenberg. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This is documentation of the result of a workshop: "Designing for the Loop". The goal was to study the possibility to design prototypes of e-textiles with sustainability in mind right at the start.
Killing Us Softly: A Young Person's Perspective on Climate Change
By Dean Williams
Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This is an original research article by a second-year high school student on climate change. The article lays out the evidence for climate change and suggests solutions for the crisis.