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Somatic embryogenesis for micropropagation of coconut (Cocos nucifera L.)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Developmental Biology
Somatic embryogenesis is a fascinating natural phenomenon where the embryo is formed from a single vegetative (somatic) cell instead of gametic fusion. It can occur in vitro and be used for cloning. Coconut cloning (micropropagation) has been explored for 40+ years with little success. This book (PhD thesis) represents exciting research on the issue, achieving over three times higher efficiency.
Biochemistry Will Kill Us All
You set the price! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Scientists will soon know so much about biochemistry that it will be possible for any fairly smart college student with some fairly cheap equipment to create deadly new viruses. This will make it possible for terrorists to kill billions of people.
Why I Do Not Believe in a World-wide Flood
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Discipleship Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
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To many millions of people, who have been raised in our scientific generation, an insistence that our earth is a mere 6000 years old is un-acceptable. In addition, when some Christians insist that this is the only possible understanding from biblical accounts, such a viewpoint often results in people concluding that the Bible must be wrong. This conclusion can result in them discarding the rest.
The Intersection of Biotechnology and Health Issues in IP Law: RIPL's Special Issue 2011
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,100. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
This edition of John Marshall RIPL: the 2011 Special Issue, with seven cutting-edge articles from recognized lawyers and scholars of IP law and biotechnology and health sciences. Topics include encouraging biotech innovation by patent, risks & advantages of DIY scientists, plain packaging of tobacco, research funding of small projects, materiality doctrine for inequitable conduct; genetics; more.
The Lowdown on GMOs: According to Science
Price: Free! Words: 35,630. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
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.
Human Destiny is to Eliminate Death: Essays, Rants, and Arguments about Immortalism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,430. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Volume 1 of an Immortality Digital Anthology Series released by Immortal Life (ImmortalLife.info) and published by the Center for Transhumanity. This anthology features essays and debates by and between over 30 leading thinkers and authorities in technological approaches to indefinite lifespans, anti-aging medicine and radical longevity. Editor: Hank Pellissier Publisher: Center for Transhumanity
Monsanto vs. the World: The Monsanto Protection Act, GMOs and Our Genetically Modified Future
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / agribusiness, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Monsanto is considered by many to be the world's most evil corporation—with plans to dominate the world with GMOs and genetically engineered seeds, which may slowly be poisoning everybody, it's hard to argue. This meticulously researched, short book strips away the myths and reveals the shocking reality—and provides you with the information you need to keep GMOs off of you and your family's plates
Bio-Inspired Innovation and National Security - Biological Warfare, Biomolecular Engineering, DARPA, Abiotic Sensing, Biosensing and Bioelectronics, Bioenergy, Neurobiotics, Human Applications
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,510. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Despite the vital importance of the emerging area of biotechnology and its role in defense planning and policymaking, no definitive book has been written on the topic for the defense policymaker, the military student, and the private-sector bioscientist interested in the "emerging opportunities market" of national security.
Tackling Food Insecurity With Genetically Modified Organisms
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
The book describes in brief how genetically modified plants are the call of future as the world faces global food crisis as the world population soars to mind-boggling figures