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Evolution: What Every Teenager Should Know
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,560. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Evolution by natural selection explains the development of life on Earth and the origin of modern humans, and it’s time we say that loudly and clearly to a new generation of students. Evolution: What Every Teenager Should Know is aimed at high school students, to answer questions they may have about how evolution works.
The Biology of Consciousness: Case Studies in Kundalini
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,590. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Life Force Books. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
The nine case studies in this book document the different ways Kundalini is awakened and include: sexual ecstasy, meditation, drugs, emotional crises, eye-gazing, and Shaktipat. Case Studies in Kundalini ably supports the hypothesis that consciousness exists outside the body and is not extinguished at the time of death.
The Wild Excellence: Notes from Untamed America
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,230. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
For the past 9 years I have lived in some of the wildest country in North America—the Absaroka mountains adjacent to Yellowstone National Park. The Wild Excellence is the story of my love of Land, the necessity for large tracts of wild lands and wildlife, and how I was transformed through direct connection with the natural world.
The MINDRAMP Brain Health Book: Taking Control of Your Brain Health and Mental Development
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 35,710. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Stay sharp for life. Learn to control brain “plasticity” to prevent dementia while promoting ongoing growth and creative development of your mind. In clear, easy-to-understand language, the MINDRAMP Brain Health Book explains what causes brains to fail with age, how to prevent or minimize the damage, and further, how to promote the resilience and vibrant development of maturing minds.
Brain Facts
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Price: Free! Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Brain Facts is a primer on the brain and nervous system, published by the Society for Neuroscience.
The (New) Marine Aquarium Reference Volume II
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,870. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
The (New) Marine Aquarium Reference Volume II: The Physical and Biological Environment is the second of a five volume set of ebooks based on The Marine Aquarium Reference: Systems and Invertebrates by Martin A. Moe, Jr., first published in 1989 and sold over 80,000 copies. The ebook volumes preserve this enduring technical information and expand on it with new topics and new information.
Resurrection: The Biology of the Risen Body
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Series: Space Age Christianity, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In Book 3 of his Space Age Christianity series, author V. J. Moore describes the many ways in which the “expert Testimony” provided by the Tabernacle reveals how God rebuilt the Lord’s Body, prior to raising Him from the dead. Moore accounts for why the Risen Jesus appeared to glow when He appeared to His disciples and clarifies how the Resurrected Body saves us, both biologically and spiritually.
Burial: Biotechnology from Heaven
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Series: Space Age Christianity, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In Book 2 of his Space Age Christianity series, author V. J. Moore examines the Tabernacle of Witness, whose plan God gave on Mount Sinai. Moore holds that the Tabernacle was a divine model of the human cell. He concludes that its Day of Atonement ceremony encoded in ritual a process of genetic engineering that activated a New Covenant (the genes for the Body for Heaven) during the Lord’s Burial.
Sea Turtles of Southwest Florida
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,010. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Sea Turtles of Southwest Florida is a book that fits the needs of both the naturalist and the professional biologist. The book introduces previously unpublished information on the history of sea turtle conservation of Florida. A unique series of the author's personal anecdotes are fitted into text boxes at appropriate positions in the easy to read text.
THE MYTH OF HUMAN INTELLIGENCE: NATURE'S INCREDIBLE WAYS OF PROBLEM-SOLVING
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Price: Free! Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » System Theory
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Complex systems of varied nature, living and non-living, with or without a brain, end up in a strikingly similar state of functional and structural organization! Why? How? This is the basis of this book written by a medical doctor, who is also a biochemist. Quite often it is difficult to evade the question - does the brain really matter? The author draws on solid science to justify his argument.
E. robustus: The Biology and Human History of Gray Whales
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
Whether you are a casual whale watcher or an avid observer of these animals, there is something in this book for you. Extensively illustrated with over 140 color photographs, maps and line drawings, this book makes information on the biology and human history of gray whales. Topics range from migrations and basic anatomy of gray whales to the latest research on their genetics.
Born This Way: Becoming, Being, and Understanding Scientists. Part 2: The Practice of Science and the Rise of Molecular Biology
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,470. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Molecular Biology
A senior and well-published scientist describes, through anecdotes, parables, and stories how scientists design and evaluate experiments, using as examples analysis of the origin of AIDS and the rise of the field in which he participates, termed apoptosis or programmed cell death. Also through anecdotes and personal recollections he describes describes the origins of molecular biology.
Core Ideas in Neuroscience
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 110,470. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Everybody needs to know something about their brain. But who wants to wade through a tedious textbook that tells you far more than you want to know? This book is organized as modules explaining the basic principles of 75 core ideas. You don’t have to wade through it. You can dance through it, easily getting up to speed on just the few ideas you may need to know about at the moment.
Science and Human Origins
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013 by Discovery Institute Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Is the evidence for a purely Darwinian account of human origins overwhelming? In this provocative book, three scientists challenge the claim that undirected natural selection is capable of building a human being, critically assess fossil and genetic evidence that human beings share a common ancestor with apes, and debunk claims that the human race could not have started from an original couple.
Sons of Monkeys - A New Study Of The Human Animal By A Down On His Luck Chinaman With A Zoology Degree
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 173,740. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Sons of Monkeys will radically redefine the human species. In a ground-breaking re-evaluation of how we select our mates, zoologist and teacher Mars Q will explain the existence of war, genocide, and chronic poverty by treating humans like any other animal on the planet. No rock goes unturned as he smashes centuries of dogma and leaves the academic world scorched. Not even Jesus is off limits.
Учение Джуал Кхула - Биология (включая статьи по праноедению)
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Series: Учение Джуал Кхула - Эзотерическое Естествознание, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,920. Language: Russian. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Оккультная информация, переданная тибетским Учителем, Джуал Кхулом, помогает разобраться во всей сложности процессов и явлений, протекающих в Растительном, Животном и Человеческом царствах Природы.
Principles of Biology: Animal Systems
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Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 202,140. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
“Principles of Biology: Animal Systems” is a part of the Principles of Biology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine
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Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Azinet Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Why do we age? This book describes the exciting development of theories that say that we age because we are purposely designed to have a limited lifespan; we are programmed to age and die. This theory strongly suggests that we can find pharmaceutical agents that generally delay aging and age-related diseases like cancer and heart disease. Print length 255 pages, 28 illustrations.
Born This Way: Becoming, Being, and Understanding Scientists
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
A senior and well-published scientist describes, through anecdotes, parables, and stories how scientists conceive, ask, and answer questions, and how what they do develops from the culture of their time. Part 1 describes the origins of modern biological science. Part 2 describes the origins of molecular biology and the "cool tricks" that created the miraculous capabilities that we have today.
Een Groenlander in Afrika
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You set the price! Words: 117,570. Language: Dutch. Published: April 24, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Ze dribbelen langs het strand op zes tenen: drie aan elke voet. Als je op het strand wandelt, lopen ze voor je uit, tot ze ineens terugsnorren. Drieteenstrandlopers zijn gezelligheidsdieren. ’s Winters hollen ze over de stranden van Schotland tot Zuid-Afrika. Maar waarom vliegen ze eigenlijk naar Afrika als ze ook in Nederland kunnen overwinteren? En waarom broeden ze helemaal bij de Noordpool?