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Rocket Propellants
Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
We all know that rocket fuel is powerful, dangerous and scary. But on its own rocket fuel doesn't do much - it needs an oxidiser and then you have rocket propellant. There are five main classes of rocket propellant, from the frozen cryogenics liquid hydrogen and liquid oxygen to the toxic and mutagenic mono-methyl hydrazine. But what is the environmental cost of all this smoke and flame?
Космические законы
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: Russian. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Чтобы не нарушать законы, нужно их хотя бы знать. С космическими законами ситуация усложняется тем, что информация об этих законах доступна далеко не каждому.
The Law, Theory and the Force of Cyclicality
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Is there a second Earth somewhere in the universe? No is the answer! If there was, it would be impossible to reach it; the nearest may take a human being about five hundred years to reach it, assuming we can travel at the speed of light. Consequently, there is the need to know the position of your beautiful Earth and its relation to the rest of the universe.
Nature's Small World: When Viewed Close up Ordinary Things Become Extraordinary!
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This is a collection of beautiful images taken through the microscope and then the same objects at normal size so you can tell what they are. The first half of the book has the close up images and the second half has the full size pictures. See if you can guess what they are before looking at the answer. I bet you will be surprised at some of them!
Lego Mindstorms nxt 2.0: инструкции
Price: $1.27 USD. Words: 320. Language: Russian. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Книга представляет собой инструкции по сборке и программированию в картинках. Всё по порядку расписано и изображено.
Environmental effects: It's our doing
Price: Free! Words: 240. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
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Human activity is the dominant cause of global warming observed since the 1950s, and scientists predict temperatures will rise another 0.3˚C to 4.8˚C this century.
Edible Insects
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
The 'Up to speed' series of educational e-books covers a spectrum of sustainability topics with a focus on the causes, consequences and cures. Each ebook provides a non-technical & non-academic overview for a general audience. Available in all major ebook formats, the series is designed to help readers get quickly up to speed on important environmental issues. Get up to speed now.
Iphone Impact
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
The 'Up to speed' series of educational e-books covers a spectrum of sustainability topics with a focus on the causes, consequences and cures. Each ebook provides a non-technical & non-academic overview for a general audience. Available in all major ebook formats, the series is designed to help readers get quickly up to speed on important environmental issues. Get up to speed now.
BP Oil Spill
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
The 'Up to speed' series of educational e-books covers a spectrum of sustainability topics with a focus on the causes, consequences and cures. Each ebook provides a non-technical & non-academic overview for a general audience. Available in all major ebook formats, the series is designed to help readers get quickly up to speed on important environmental issues. Get up to speed now.
Acidic Oceans
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
The 'Up to speed' series of educational e-books covers a spectrum of sustainability topics with a focus on the causes, consequences and cures. Each ebook provides a non-technical & non-academic overview for a general audience. Available in all major ebook formats, the series is designed to help readers get quickly up to speed on important environmental issues. Get up to speed now.
Plastics in the Ocean
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
The 'Up to speed' series of educational e-books covers a spectrum of sustainability topics with a focus on the causes, consequences and cures. Each ebook provides a non-technical & non-academic overview for a general audience. Available in all major ebook formats, the series is designed to help readers get quickly up to speed on important environmental issues. Get up to speed now.
Algae Biofuels
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
The 'Up to speed' series of educational e-books covers a spectrum of sustainability topics with a focus on the causes, consequences and cures. Each ebook provides a non-technical & non-academic overview for a general audience. Available in all major ebook formats, the series is designed to help readers get quickly up to speed on important environmental issues. Get up to speed now.
Mars Squared Equals Earth: An Essay
You set the price! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geography, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
A brief description on how to bring the world back to a healthier antediluvian state through terraforming the surface. The science fiction or supposition that existed about Mars in the last century or two is the model.
衍義霍金論 ——關於拯救地球人類的設計
You set the price! Words: 280. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
為了拯救地球母親及全體智慧人類,本人大膽衍義霍金教授的言論,希望設計一個使地球母親和全體智慧人類能在宇宙中和諧、幸福、永生的方案。
Precambrian Age
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
The Precambrian is the oldest era of Earth's history, and, of its origins (4 billion and 500 million years ago), the appearance of the first invertebrates with exoskeletons (542 million years ago). In this long period of time, the planet, newly formed, was affected by cosmic events and geological shocking that border on the limits of imagination.
Il Destino della Terra
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chaotic Behavior in Systems, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Questo testo intende rispondere a molti interrogativi sulla fine della Vita e del nostro Pianeta. In un futuro – forse neanche tanto remoto – anche l’Uomo sarà spazzato via da una crisi biologica. la Natura insegna che, quando una specie prende il sopravvento sulle altre, imponendosi come dominante, incontrastata, non fa altro che avviarsi, lentamente, verso il proprio declino.
L'Era Paleozoica
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology
Il nome Paleozoico ("vita antica"), deriva dal fatto che, in passato, essa era considerata la prima era geologica, coincidente con la comparsa dei primi esseri viventi. Tuttavia, la scoperta di rocce più antiche contenenti fossili, appartenenti all'era Precambriana, rende oggi assai discutibile tale definizione. L'era Paleozoica abbraccia un intervallo temporale di 300 milioni di anni.
L'Era Primordiale
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
Il Precambriano è l'era più antica della storia della Terra, e, va dalle sue origini (4 miliardi e 500 milioni di anni fa), alla comparsa dei primi invertebrati con esoscheletro (542 milioni di anni fa). In questo lunghissimo lasso di tempo, il pianeta, appena formatosi, venne interessato da eventi cosmici e geologici sconvolgenti che rasentano i limiti dell’immaginario.
Historic Diamonds Return to Arkansas
Series: Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas, Book 8 · Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
A set of 10 diamonds had been hidden away in a natural history museum in Philadelphia for decades. They weighed nearly a total of 23 carats. Once they finally resurfaced they made their way back to their native state and are now on public display in Piggott, Arkansas. See photos and read the amazing story about each of these unique, USA diamonds.
14 Fun Facts About Death Valley: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Nature
Death Valley is a strange and unique area found in the state of California. Do you know: When do animals in Death Valley hibernate? Is Death Valley above or below sea level? What happens to most of the rain that tries to fall in Death Valley? What happens to your teeth when you smile in Death Valley? Find out more about Death Valley and amaze your family and friends with these fun facts.