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Step by step practical guide with Statistics (from ANOVA to survival analysis) in Biological Sciences: Or: Help, how can I analyze my “damned” scientific data correctly and in an easy way with free R!
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Price: Free! Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
Many scientists and students are asking for advice in statistical analyses during preparation of their publications or theses. This book aims to address these needs by representing a “recipe book” for statistical analysis in biological sciences. The content of this book will enable everyone to perform high-quality statistical analyses and to produce publication-quality graphics with free R!
Aptavani 8 - Gnani Purush Dadashri
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Price: Free! Words: 119,590. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Countless seekers have questions about the Soul and the universe. Many spiritual masters of the East and the West, speak about the Soul, and its attainment. They show many paths and ways of attaining this goal, the Self. However, the search continues. Gnani Purush Dadashri in this Aptavani 8, explores all this, and shows the precise way of attaining freedom from all pain and suffering in life.
The Book of Bug/Love,Prey,Eat/ Vol.I/ Archetypes of the Bizarre
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012 by Jim Wawro. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
THE BOOK OF BUG, a collection of six brief, compelling essays and six hand-carved linocuts by author/illustrator Joe Sorensen, transports you through text and online video hyperlinks into the bizarre world of insects. For about the price of a café mocha, this extraordinary anthology will gift you with a lasting taste of the utter strangeness of the world’s most common denizens.
Fukushima Hole: A YouTube Companion Book
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Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
The Fukushima nuclear disaster has revealed a hole in our capability, as a species, to learn from our mistakes. How can this hole be filled and how can we transfer this learning to all other industries and human activities that contain risk?
The Oldest Living Creature On Earth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
"The Oldest Living Creature on Earth" explores the mystery of how long life lasts. How old is the oldest human? What is the longest lived animal? How old can a plant get? This article explores all of this and more. Join us on a fascinating journey into the mystery of old age as we travel across the planet in search of the oldest living creature on earth.
Discovery - Field Notes of a Naturalist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,160. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by AniLibre. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
A lifetime of observations by a skilled naturalist narrated in an often humorous and always entertaining and informative style. Discovery explores the rich natural environment available nearby to almost everyone. You don't have to travel to an exotic location to explore and discover the bounties of nature. You can do it in your own back yard, in a park or in the field at the edge of town.
Three Days Before the Sun
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,340. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
A Big Picture glimpse of the origin of life on Planet Earth with a landmark analysis highlighting the scientific impossibility of the chance hypothesis offering a valid explanation for our beginning.
Bioquestions And The Mechanical Answer
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 60,670. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
This is a book of puzzling questions. A different book in which biology is used as a foundation to build a down-to-earth narrative, in the hope of addressing all basic human concerns from a modern, casual and holistic perspective; with enough substance so that the reader may question the music or the noise of the world that can be heard everywhere, full of selfish and extraneous interests.
Do Immortal Human Beings Exist?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
Do Immortal Human Beings Exist? The answer is a resounding yes. As unbelievable as it sounds, there are now several recorded cases of humans beings who have been able to cheat death and live forever. In this article, we shall explore the lives of these fascinating people who have reached a state of ultimate enlightenment.
Life Is Beautiful
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Price: Free! Words: 15,020. Language: Simple English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
Why would anyone want to take his own life? The politician, the industrialist, the celebrity, the intellectual, the unschooled, the rich, and the pauper; all have people in their ranks who once despaired of life so much that they took their own lives, or attempted to, or contemplated it! What was it that made life so unbearable, ‘bitchy’ or ‘ugly’, that some people would rather prefer to ‘escape’
Spinster of Science: A Memoir, From Girlhood To B.Sc. Graduate
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 161,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A coming-of-age story about a girl with notions of becoming a scientist, to forward intelligent, sustainable human life on earth. What a gauntlet to run, overcoming stumbling blocks and thwartings without end. What an education, in how nature works, people behave, and human systems operate. What a graduation, into a world where science continues its many bad habits, to the detriment of all nature.
Homophobe: A Logical Response to an Ignorant Ideology
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
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A young graduate student finds herself in an altercation at a coffee shop with a man insisting homosexuality is an unnatural, exclusively human phenomenon. Her intelligence and sense of morality questioned, she sets out to prove him wrong. This work of literary nonfiction is a must read for anyone looking to understand how homosexuality exists as a component of the natural world.
Quo Vadis Codis Maximus?
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This book shows how to always find a center or hub in our lives to revolve around; no matter how scattered our lives may become. We have to have implanted in us the highest spiritual truths, in order for these truths to become productive, and for us to have the weeds of unproductive beliefs cleared out.
Weigh Less for Life: A Common-sense Approach to Weight Loss
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,390. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
A common-sense approach to weight loss and maintenance of weight loss based on lifestyle change incorporating dietary, physical activity and psychological techniques. Additional sections for 'special' groups such as those with disabilities. Easy-cook, nutritious, tried-and-tested recipes. A genuinely realistic and achievable approach to weight loss/maintenance.
Fomenting Resistance To Tyrannosaurs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
Join us as a smaller-than-expected ally of dinosaurs tells us of its larger-than-life alimentary fermentation. The horniest and leatheriest ceratopsids shielded themselves from predatory tyrannosaurs with the zoological equivalent of nylon. Interviewed after 65 million years, the bacterium Keratobacillus recreates the chemical brewing that allowed a forgotten mutualism.
How Much Do You Weigh? A YouTube Companion Book
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
How much do you weigh? Not you personally but all of us, yes every single one of us alive today. This ebook is a companion to the YouTube video of the same title that puts us and the rest of nature on the scales. No one has done this before--but though the story is novel--its actually the implications of the book about who we are and what our future is going to be that will grab you the most.
Anatomy and Physiology Questions: Tissues
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
This is a collection of multiple choice and true/false questions on tissues. Topics covered include major tissue types, cell junctions, epithelial tissue, connective tissue, muscle tissue and nerve tissue. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Human Anatomy and Physiology, Anatomy and Physiology, General Biology or Principles of Biology courses.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions: Cardiac Cycle
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Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 20. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
This is a collection of multiple choice and true/false questions on the cardiac cycle. Topics covered include an overview of the cardiac cycle, atrial systole, ventricular systole, relaxation period and heart sounds. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Human Anatomy and Physiology II or Advanced Anatomy and Physiology.
Anatomy and Physiology Questions: Cells and Molecular Movements
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Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
This is a collection of multiple choice, true/false and fill-in-the-blank questions on cells and molecular movement. Topics covered include the structure of cells, membranous organelles, nonmembranous organelles, cell membrane, cell junctions, and molecular movements. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Human Anatomy and Physiology and General Biology.
Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology: Nervous System
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Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the nervous system. Topics covered include divisions of the nervous system, nerve tissue, neurons, nerves, nerve tracts, nerve impulses, spinal cord, spinal nerves, spinal cord reflexes, brain, meninges, CSF, and cranial nerves.