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Graphene 101 An Inventor's Guide to Making Graphene
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Being such a fascinating material lots of people are interested in it and it has become something of a mystery that is generally thought of as being something only an expensive lab can produce. This is far from the truth. This book grew out of a series of youtube videos i created to show how graphene could be made in your own home with a minimum of materials and tools.
Supercapacitors 101 - A home Inventors Handbook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The supercapacitor is an emerging technology that promises to play an important role in meeting the demands of electronic devices and systems both now and in the future. This book traces the history of the development of the technology, and explores the principles and theory of operation as well as giving some guidance on the methods for producing the materials required to construct one
Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
A Brief History of Physical Science
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,480. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
This book traces the development of the modern scientific understanding of the physical world. The historical approach allows us to see not only how the content of the physical sciences was formed but also how cultural, philosophical and religious influences and attitudes have played a major role in that development.
A Story For Everyone
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A first book by the emerging author Malije. A collection of short tales, poems, songs and information. This is a little gem that has something to please everyone.
Drosera of Japan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by WriteHit. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
The genus Drosera is a group of carnivorous herbs with more than 200 described species. At least six of them are natively found in Japan.
How Alien Would Aliens Be?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
How alien would aliens be? Like us, aliens would be constrained by the physical world. That implies that they will not be all that different from us, perhaps half to twice as big as we are. They will depend on vision and hearing as we do and they will live on a planet much like ours. Do they even exist? The odds are not good. We may be the only intelligent life in the universe.
Make Solar & Geothermal Work for You: Harness the Sun and Earth to Power Your Lifestyle
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Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Make Solar & Geothermal Work for You, will lead you through the complete process of identifying, evaluating and purchasing both solar energy and geothermal power. You will be shown how combining the two sources of clean energy will provide a good return on investment whilst achieving energy independence. Once you understand the investment proposition you then need to identify reputable solar a
Bioplastics - A Home Inventors Handbook
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Organic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bioplastics is one of those areas that the home inventor has the advantage. The raw materials are cheap, readily available and easy to work with. There has been relatively little study done so far as the field is still quite new and there are a significant amount of discoveries to be made. This book is to help you get there with lots of recipes, starting points and where to go from there
Piggy in the Middle Story: Bush Medicine
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This little book is written in an Aboriginal story-telling yarn way and is about my relationship with bush medicines. It is written for people interested in learning about bush medicine and explains the issues and outlines how to make it available whilst also preserving Indigenous knowledge. A 'must read' for anyone interested in such matters.
Vanishing Tracks: Four Years Among the Snow Leopards of Nepal
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This is the extraordinary account of the first scientific expedition to radio-collar and study the rare, elusive snow leopard in its natural habitat. It is also a story of love and high adventure that provides a fascinating, affecting profile of a people inhabiting one of the most isolated and inhospitable regions in the world—the Kanjiroba Himal of western Nepal.
Communicating with Orcas: The Whales' Perspective
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Communicating with Orcas is the true story of an amazing journey into the unknown world of whales. It unlocks many mysteries of orca life and death. It is a moving description of a close family group in which all members travel, eat, play, and even sleep together. It takes you inside their world, allowing you to see things from their perspective and to understand their way of life---the orca way.
Solar Impulse; The Solar Airplane Flight 2015 (Around The Earth)
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
For those who love this space ship called Earth, the journey that Solar Impulse will be making across the world skies in 2015 will also be a journey for them. As Solar Impulse will be crawling through the sky at near 70 KPH in March 2015, the perception that we hold concerning our economy and ecology must change.
Bioquestions And The Mechanical Answer
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 60,650. 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.
The God Factory
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"The God Factory" by Mike Hockney is the first of three books setting out the basis of Illumination, the religion of the Ancient Order of the Illuminati. The other two forthcoming titles are - "The God Game: How to Create the Universe" and "The Illuminated Soul".
Nibiru Falling
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
The Destroyer was here...as it was man's nature we were unprepared. Would we survive? Was there any hope? A planet had entered into our Solar System. Since 1970 Governments knew about it and lied. The Internet came and with it the revelation. We were afraid...we were very afraid.
The Camel Spider or Wind Scorpion. The Complete Guide to Camel Spiders. All You Need to Know About Camel Spiders. Facts Including Size, Speed, Bite and Habitat.
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Everything you ever wanted to know but were too scared to find out is covered in this fascinating book on the Camel Spider. All you ever need to know about these fascinating creatures is covered in detail. There are also some fascinating stories from soldiers who have come across these spiders whilst in Afghanistan. Hathai Ross has covered many interesting details about these fascinating creatures
Beyond The Fusor - A New Design For A Table Top Fusion Reactor And How To Build It
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Nuclear
The world is desperate for power and fusion is the best approache. This book is all about that and is practical in its approach and gives a brief outline of the history and development of inertial electrostatic confinement (IEC) machines as well as some guidance on how to go about building such a device. The book then outlines the new IEC device and encourages you to go out and build one.
Reinventing the Universe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This book looks at various assumptions which have been made by astronomers over the years and finds many wrong. We find that the Universe is probably not expanding, as most astronomers believe, and there was not a Big Bang. We also find that many, or even most, of the star and galaxy images are mirages - optical illusions due to bending of light by gravity. We also find that quasars are nearby.
Dog Aggression Problems Solved
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: Australian English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Dogs are faithful companion animals. Their willingness to defend us, our property and our resources may endear them to us but can, at times, make life difficult. On occasion dogs may display a growl, a lunge, a bite or even a full-scale attack. This book by vet and animal behavioural specialis, Dr Joanne Righetti provides invaluable help and advice on how to manage this aggressive behaviour.