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Ice Age
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,560. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
The theory that came in from the cold... John and Mary Gribbin tell the remarkable story of how we came to understand the phenomenon of Ice Ages. How frequently do Ice Ages occur? How do astronomical rhythms affect the Earth's climate? Have there always been two polar ice caps? What does the future hold?
Oak Tree Farm
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,120. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Compelling, poignant and heartwarming tales for countryside and animal lovers. In a tranquil rural location by the Beaufort Mountains on Vancouver Island, Canada, the Ansells ambitiously embark on a new life of small mixed-livestock farming following their air-sea rescue from Cyclone Justin. Developing and populating the farm proves to be both challenging and very rewarding. An irresistible read.
The Story of Light
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,040. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Optics & Light
In this all-encompassing work, Ben Bova explores the subject of light and shows how it has shaped every aspect of our existence.
The Life Of An Akita-Chow Mix
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,500. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A heartwarming autobiographical memoir told by an Akita-Chow mix dog named Rusty. He tells his story from his early days with his mother,through his hardship times to being adopted into a loving home. He explains how he was judged because of his breeds and how the actions of all humans helped shape his behavior and reminds us why these beautiful animals come into our life
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.
An Essay on Causality in the Empirical and Social Sciences
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
A humorous essay comparing the nature of causality in the social and empirical sciences. 3800 words.
The Philosophy of Evolution
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Price: Free! Words: 118,330. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
As presented here, The Philosophy of Evolution, is a compendium of lectures presented by Rod Hemsell at the University of Human Unity in Auroville in 2008, 2009, 2012 and 2013. The main thrust of Sri Aurobindo's yoga has always been toward an active participation in the human evolution and this is the defining concept which set Sri Aurobindo and the Mother.
The Big Car Con
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
Why do car makers spend so much on advertising? Why is congestion still such a problem? Why do so many motorists buy expensive gas-guzzlers? Imagine if cars were designed by engineers rather than by the marketing department. ‘The Big Car Con’ shows how it is possible to both improve our transport system and reduce motoring costs . Buy this book, cut your motoring costs and save the world!
Kids & Teachers TARDIGRADE Science Project Book: How to Find Tardigrades and Observe Them through a Microscope
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Experiments & Projects
For students and teachers wishing to do a science fair project on tardigrades, this book is essential. With 100 pictures and detailed explanations, this book is written in a style intended to assist students and teachers in a variety of possible science projects with tardigrades
Estudio del movimiento
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: Spanish. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Todo movimiento, tiende siempre a la sincronización efectiva. Es lógico pensar que las cosas no se mueven para nada y que el movimiento de todo cuerpo está pensado para que luzca su recorrido en el espacio.
Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH Fire Management Program Center, National Interagency Fire Center) Part 2 - Wildfire and Wildland Fire Environmental and Fire Observation, Vegetation Monitoring Protocols
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,210. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
The fire monitoring program described in this Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH) allows the National Park Service to document basic information, to detect trends, and to ensure that each park meets its fire and resource management objectives.
Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH Fire Management Program Center, National Interagency Fire Center) Part 1 - Wildfire and Wildland Fire Environmental and Fire Observation, Vegetation Monitoring Protocols
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
The fire monitoring program described in this Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH) allows the National Park Service to document basic information, to detect trends, and to ensure that each park meets its fire and resource management objectives.
Space as Infinity II: An Essay (Double Space)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Space has two natures, one finite and one infinite. Finite space is the space of matter (mass.) Infinite space is co-existent with this finite space. Infinite space is not subject to analysis by math. Finite space passes through infinity in a sense.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Fire and Nonnative Invasive Plants (Rainbow Series) Part 2 - Invasion Ecology, Use of Fire to Control Plants, Northeast, Southeast, Central, West Bioregions
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,250. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review of information on relationships between wildland fire and nonnative invasive plants can assist fire managers and other land managers concerned with prevention, detection, and eradication or control of nonnative invasive plants.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Fire and Nonnative Invasive Plants (Rainbow Series) Part 1 - Invasion Ecology, Use of Fire to Control Plants, Northeast, Southeast, Central, West Bioregions
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,800. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review of information on relationships between wildland fire and nonnative invasive plants can assist fire managers and other land managers concerned with prevention, detection, and eradication or control of nonnative invasive plants.
Fictional Gravitational Forces
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Series: Gravitation, Book 11. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Gravity
The natural state of the Galactic universe is mass in angular motion usually described by Newton’s laws of linear motion and gravitation. While enormously successful, Newton’s laws appear to act instantaneously which no theory has been able to explain. This page provides an explanation of action at a distance in terms of the laws of angular motion and fictional gravitational forces.
El Origen de Todo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: Spanish. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Una breve exploración de los escenarios previos a la creación del Universo, que llega a asombrosas conclusions que sorprenderán al lector más atento.
Evolution versus Intelligent Design
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
This book presents interesting thoughts and facts about both evolution and intelligent design. It looks at each from a unique perspective. If you as a human were to evolve, how would you do that? As you read the book, you may get a kick out of some of the ideas presented. Some may be off the wall, but they are ideas that are interesting and are presented to challenge the reader's thinking.
Oil Spills in Arctic Waters: An Introduction and Inventory of Research Activities and USARC Recommendations - Mitigation, Containment, Countermeasures, Cleanup and Recovery, Environmental Effects
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,380. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
This "white paper" is a compilation of research on oil spills in ice-covered Arctic waters and recommendations for future work. We identify research entities in governmental, nongovernmental, industrial, and private organizations, and provide an inventory of research projects.
Einstein's Equivalence Postulate and Spacelike Waves
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Series: Gravitation, Book 10. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Gravity
Einstein's equivalency postulate must be abandoned for study of space-like wave phenomena such as gravitation