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Become Smarter
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Price: Free! Words: 66,970. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book describes techniques for improving mental abilities. The proposed methods are brief cooling or heating of the body (water therapy) and three "smart diets," each suitable for a different type of task. Previously published scientific studies directly support about a half of the claims.
Warp Factor 10: Travel Faster than Light
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Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
(5.00 from 1 review)
This short technical paper presents the first practical technology solution for traveling faster than the speed of light. Most of the hardware & technology necessary for the first tests have already been developed, although faster computer processors may be required for synchronization. Light-years of distance can be traversed by performing millions of “hops."
So, You've Got the Flu?
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Price: Free! Words: 4,020. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious
This text describes water treatments of influenza, such as the adapted cold shower, head shower, and nasal washings. The proposed techniques reduce pain, fever, weakness, nasal congestion, and the duration of illness. The biological mechanisms are also explained.
Fresh Ideas for Clinicians Regarding Improvement of Quality of Life of Cancer Patients
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Price: Free! Words: 15,380. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
A number of studies published in the last five decades suggest that brief cooling of the body can reduce pain and fatigue and improve mood and appetite in healthy subjects and in some groups of patients. Possible physiological mechanisms of these effects are discussed at length in this document.
Rumors of UFOs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,950. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Although this book thoroughly investigates some of the older and more controversial cases on record, it also examines some of the most recent ones. It does this with fact and "real" scientific analysis to enlighten the reader while carrying the precise intention of debunking the "debunkers."
Soul Theory
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Price: Free! Words: 100,930. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Nature (or God, if you so desire) is the creator of everything in the universe. Just like our computers can never know about the humans, similarly humans can also never know about the nature. Thus the following are very important fundamental facts: (a) The laws of nature are the only truths (b) Nature always gives proof of its truth (c) Truth is therefore unique and universal.
Atheism & Fraud: An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
A refutation of Extant Dodo Productions: Top 25 Creationist Fallacies, a puff piece for Darwinism with a strong atheist undercurrent. The video uses clips of creationists: Kent Hovind, Kirk Cameron, Ray Comfort, Michael Behe, John Pendleton, Lee Strobel, and others. The opinions are mine and not those cited in the video. No contact with those criticized was made by the author.
399 Questions and Answers: Blood Vessels of the Human Upper Limb
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
Study the blood vessels of the human upper limb through 399 short questions and answers. Origin and termination of the blood vessel, branching, confluence, which structure is supplied, drained and more. Recite the questions and answers or write the answers alone as bullet points and transfer to flash cards. Ideal for crash revision
Universal Mass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Every living creature on planet Earth shrank in size by a factor of five. What used to weigh 100 pounds now weighs 20 pounds. Elephants the size of dogs, pigs the size of mice, mice the size of aphids, humans the size of groundhogs are now the norm.
The Millennium Book Module 4: Technological Challenges
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 18,220. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Applied Sciences
The twenty-first century will bring with it countless new facets to our experience of being alive as humans, but none promise to make a greater difference in our lives than technology. As we have so vividly seen in the last few decades, our ability to create, distribute, and use technology is driving many of the most significant changes the human race has seen in all of history.
The Millennium Book--Module 5: Environmental Challenges in the twenty-first century
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Since the 1970s, there has been an ever-increasing drum beat of alarm messages about our environment. Initially it was focused on ordinary features like litter, pollution, and smog. But as momentum grew it shifted in intensity and scope to include other areas, the majority of which few people had ever considered or even heard of. Now we had gone from smog to ozone depletion to global warming.
Crocodiles and Alligators Facts Book for Kids
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Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians
(4.00 from 1 review)
Crocodiles and Alligators! Fierce, cold-blooded killers? Or caring mothers? Crocodiles are some of the most misunderstood reptiles, but this book for kids will help you discover where crocodiles and their relatives, alligators, come from, how they relate to each other, and how many unique crocodile species there are.
The Origin And Evolution Of Religion And Science
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Price: Free! Words: 157,330. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
A simple, unified model of nature and of the dimensions of time and space demonstrates how the evolution of our species naturally led to two symmetrical yet seemingly incompatible ways that our ancestors learned to understand nature; religion and science. Each of the stages in the evolution of nature, and of human awareness of nature, of religion, of science, and of language is analyzed in depth.
How To Make a Buck Rag & other good things to know about breeding your goats
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Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever wonder how to tell if your doe is ready for that buck? Detecting whether a doe is in heat may be obvious, or it may not. This little eBook tells you how to know when your doe is in heat, how to tell when your buck is in rut, how to make a buck rag, how to test for pregnancy, how to calculate kidding dates, and more.
Solar Power Primer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,330. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
The purpose of this book is to provide the average homeowner with the basic information about the various solar devices available. This is not a technical guide. Rather use it as a “discovery resource” to explore the various solar products on the market and help you determine how you might best use the sun to bring the power of the sun into your life.
Ebola factola
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
A new collection of history on Ebola.
Einstein's Geometry and Tests
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Series: Gravitation, Book 6. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Gravity
Einstein's theory of gravitation has few experimental results and his attempt to replace cosmic gravity by geometry fails for lack of geometric axiomatic basis and dearth of experimental results. First, I concentrate on General Relativity's lack of axiomatic geometry and later briefly discuss its lack of experimental results.
How To Spot A Bigfoot Hoax
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Price: Free! Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Bigfoot TV programs often show Bigfooters LOOKING for a bigfoot, but never FINDING a bigfoot. There are lots of reasons why this happens: ignorance, continuing to get paid to look for one, protecting the bigfoots, etc. Those TV programs have created a tenuous vacuum in human knowledge, and this book tries to fill that vacuum.
Alternative Energy Sources
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
As civilization, moves forward into the Twenty-first Century many scientists search for an alternative energy source to replace fossil fuels. Environmentally concerned people are currently exploring many different types of energy including solar, wind and biomass.
797 Questions and Answers: Blood Vessels of the Human Head and Neck
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,550. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
Q: Do the left and right common carotid arteries originate from different arteries? A: Yes. The left and right common carotid arteries originate from different arteries. Q: Are both the left and right common carotid arteries of the same length? A: No. The left and right common carotid arteries are not of the same length. Q: From which artery does the right common carotid artery arise? A: ...