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Space-Based Weapons - Lasers, Directed Energy Weapons, Weaponization of Space, Orbital Weapons, Bringing the Fight into Space, Attacking Terrestrial Targets, Political Implications
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,900. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The United States Air Force is said to be evolving into an air and space force on its way to becoming a space and air force.
Communicating with Orcas: The Whales' Perspective
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Price: $8.99 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.
Encyclopedia of NASA Lessons Learned (Part 6): Thousands of Aerospace Technology Engineering Reports, Problems, Accidents, Mishaps, Ideas and Solutions - Space Shuttle, Spacecraft, Rockets, Aircraft
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 221,370. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Discover what NASA has learned during the last few decades of spacecraft and aircraft flight operations and on-the-ground engineering activities! (Part 6 of 6)
Faces of Rescue Cats, Kittens and Great Danes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Every story is true, and every picture was taken by the author, for this heart-warming book. More than 80 full-color pictures of cats, kittens and great danes will cause the reader to say "Aaahhh" as soon as the book is opened. Then each story of a unique, rescued animal will tug at the heart a bit further. Anyone with an interest in animals will enjoy this book, while learning how to help.
NASA Lunar Science Institute (NLSI) Reports - Research into Polar Water, Dust and Atmosphere, Moon Origin and Evolution, Astrophysics, Training and Outreach
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Three reports provide information on the activities of the NASA Lunar Science Institute (NLSI), founded in March 2008. The Institute is based on the premise that exploration and planetary science are fundamentally intertwined.
NASA Space Technology Report: Goddard's Astrophysics Science Division - Annual Report 2011, Research Highlights, Fermi Gamma-Ray Space Telescope, Rossi, HST, Swift, GALEX, HEASARC, WMAP
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,270. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This NASA Goddard Space Flight Center report provides a comprehensive overview of major astrophysics science missions.
Teleportation Physics Study: Analysis for the Air Force Research Laboratory of Teleportation of Physical Objects, Wormholes, Parallel Universes, Remote Viewing, Psychokinesis PK, Quantum Entanglement
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This Pentagon "special technical report" presents research performed for the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFMC) at Edwards AFB, California, by Eric W. Davis of Warp Drive Metrics. Yes, the report is authentic, and the subject is really teleportation.
20th Century NASA Space History: Mir Mission Chronicle - Modules, Configuration Changes, Major Events of the Russian/Soviet Space Station
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,610. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This document chronicles dockings, module additions, configuration changes, and major events of Mir Principal Expeditions 17 through 21, November 1994 through August 1996.
NASA Concepts for Lunar Mining, Construction on the Moon, Lunar Surface Reference Missions, Human and Robotic Surface Activities, In-Situ Resource Utilization (ISRU), Lunar Resources, Crew Facilities
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Two official NASA internal documents - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provide unique details of plans developed by NASA during the Constellation program era for human and robotic lunar surface activities, including the possibility of lunar mining and in-situ resource utilization (ISRU).
Orion: America's Next Generation Spacecraft - A Look at the Design, Development, and Testing of NASA's Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (MPCV) for Deep-Space Manned Exploration Flights
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This NASA publication provides a concise overview of the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle project. As the flagship of our nation's next-generation space fleet, Orion will push the envelope of human spaceflight.
The World's Most Eaten Table Fish - How to Catch it and How to Cook it
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: Australian English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Carp are the world's most eaten fish, I kid you not. Eating carp will help the hungry find enough to eat, give you a chance to help the environment by controlling their numbers and let you have a lot of fun catching your dinner. This book outlines the why and the how of catching carp, including gear selection, bait, rigging and how to prepare and cook your fish.
Как возникла жизнь и законы ее развития
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Price: Free! Words: 58,030. Language: Russian. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
«Если звезды зажигаются, то кому-то это нужно». Кому нужно возникновение жизни? Ни религия, ни наука не дают ответ на этот вопрос. Кроме этого в научной литературе нет ясного ответа, как возникла жизнь
Life Is Beautiful
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Price: $1.99 USD. 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’
Pi, Imperatively
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Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
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Pi being fundamental to the structure of the universe, requires a complete understanding. Pi is known to millions of decimal places, but there are many aspects of pi that are not fully understood. The significance of pi to the universe is explored, some questions are offered and some avenues of exploration are presented.
Zombies: a how to
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Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
A detailed description of how zombies might arise in our society, this book is for information purposes only. I am not responsible for how readers interpret the included information, nor can I be held accountable for any actions taken as a result of freedom of speech.
2014 Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide PMS 210 (Formerly Fireline Handbook PMS 410) - Firefighting Safety, Initial and Extended Attack, Pumps, Foam, Fireline Explosives, Tankers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
The Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide states, references, or supplements wildland fire incident management and operational standards established by the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG).
NASA's Space Shuttle Program: Shortfalls Assessment and STS Life Cycle Cost Reports - Shuttle Lessons Learned, Official Evaluation of Problems with Actual Spacecraft Compared to Plans and Targets
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,440. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Two little-noticed NASA reports provide a unique historical appraisal of the problems and shortfalls of the Space Shuttle program.
The Mystery of God
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,880. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Know the answers to most intricate questions - by knowing the purpose of life and creation. It establishes the connection between creation and creator. One who understands this relationship becomes free of stress. He or she only progresses towards a more successful life.
Genetics In Plain and Simple English
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics
Genetics is complicated…but it doesn’t have to be! This book takes a simplified approach to an issue that only kind of made sense before. If you’re interested in knowing more about the weird things going on inside your cells right now – but without all the tedium – then keep reading.
Bogtrotter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Bogtrotter is the story of a man and woman who sold most of their material possessions to buy time away from their ordered urban lives to explore simplicity and find their connection to the natural world.