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Zero And Infinity
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Laws or theorm to deal easily with infinity and zero. The best and the most useful theorm.
Issue 8 Printing and Graphics Science Group Newsletter
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Series: Printing and Graphics Science Group Newsletters. Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014 by Roy Gray. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
The Printing and Graphics Science (PGS) Group of The Institute of Physics promotes the application of physics in current and emerging printing and display technologies and bridges the established graphics arts industry with the emerging printed electronics, bioprinting and 3D printing sectors. It publishes its newsletter yearly in print, online and as an E Book. This is the 2014 Newsletter, #8.
Papoose City
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,550. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
On August 1923 a gusher blew in, forever changing the lives of an Oklahoma farming community. Witness the birth and death of Papoose City, also known as Slick City. Experience the discovery of oil and the building of a gasoline plant. Then walk through the process of reclaiming the many acres of land damaged in the search for black gold. Follow the people who lived and worked there.
Historic Reclamation Projects: Project Skywater - Rainmaking, Weather Modification, History and Politics, Technology, Testing, and Implementation
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Skywater aimed to demonstrably prove that there was a practical basis for weather modification, as it was popularly called, in terms of cost-benefit and environmental sensibility.
My Country: Essays and Stories from the Edge of Wilderness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,720. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Nowick Gray harks to the tradition of Emerson and Thoreau in portraying his “life in the woods” of interior British Columbia in the last two decades of the twentieth century. These vivid essays and fictional stories reach from the environment of our collective past to remind us of the enduring mysteries of nature still around and within us all.
Evolution: What Every Teenager Should Know
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,560. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Evolution by natural selection explains the development of life on Earth and the origin of modern humans, and it’s time we say that loudly and clearly to a new generation of students. Evolution: What Every Teenager Should Know is aimed at high school students, to answer questions they may have about how evolution works.
Bézier Circles and other shapes
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Series: Fun with Numbers · Vector Graphics. Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Time Travel Press. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Graphics and design
While it is impossible to draw a circle with Bézier curves, it is quite possible to emulate one so well that, when viewed by human eyes, the drawing is indistinguishable from an actual circle. All you need to do is use the right value of the Bézier control points. This value is the radius of the circle multiplied by a constant known as the kappa. This book tells you the right value of the kappa.
Netherland Dwarf Rabbits: Taking Care of Them in Australia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: Australian English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
'Netherland Dwarf Rabbits: taking care of them in Australia' is the first in the Miniature for Life Series, published by Labyrinth Press. This book features images in the style of Anne Geddes and shows the reader how to raise Netherland Dwarf rabbits in an Australian climate while demonstrating what it is you need to feed, house and take care of them.
NASA's Efforts to Identify Near-Earth Objects (NEOs) and Mitigate Hazards - Asteroids, Meteors, Comets, Chelyabinsk-type Events, Problems with NEO Program, Management Issues
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,750. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This recently released audit report of the NASA Office of Inspector General provides unique information about NASA's efforts to identify Near-Earth Objects (NEOs).
Extending the Operational Life of the International Space Station (ISS) Until 2024 - Overly Optimistic Cost Projections, Technical Risks and Issues, Human Health Issues, Cargo Transport, Solar Panels
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,600. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This recently released audit report of the NASA Office of Inspector General provides unique information about the challenges facing NASA as it hopes to extend the life of the International Space Station (ISS) through 2024.
Стрессовая доктрина жизни
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 27,390. Language: Russian. Published: October 7, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Applied Sciences
Поводом к написанию этой книги явились размышления авторов, в течение многих лет изучавших защитно-приспособительные и патологические механизмы экспериментального и клинического стресса, о значении последнего в возникновении и эволюционном развитии жизни, механизмах старения и умирания.
Precious Ratios
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Series: Fun with Numbers. Price: $3.56 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Time Travel Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
For thousands of years mathematicians and artists studied the golden ratio. Later they developed the silver ratio. This book develops the general formula for creating any number of precious ratios, compatible with the ideas behind the golden and silver ratios. As an example, it shows how to create and compute the values of the iridium ratio and the platinum ratio.
NOW and the Weltanschauung of Government Men
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Price: Free! Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
In this short work the world view (Weltanschauung) of this sci-fi/fantasy author is outlined, including the concept of NOW: the continuing Big-Bang event of our one universe. Focus is on physics quantum mechanics interpretation and multiverse concepts. This is contrasted with the fanciful world view of the novels Government Men and its prequel Secrets of Goth Mountain.
Blood Moons Rising!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy
Are the end of day prophecies already revealed in the heavens, and by the coming Blood Moons (Lunar Eclipses) of 2014 and 2015? Do these signs have a divine significance? Will the coming series of Lunar Eclipses (blood moons) signal the beginning of the Apocalypse? Are there other signs and clues in the heavens? Learn this and much more!.
Relocation of Dogs and Cats for Adoption –Best Practices
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Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This document provides animal rescue stakeholders with best practices and guidelines designed to protect animal health and welfare.
Voyager à Travers les Mondes Parallèles pour Atteindre vos Rêves
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,020. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
S’appuyant sur la physique quantique, la psychologie, la biologie, l’épigénétique comportementale et les enseignements de nombreux maîtres spirituels, « Voyager à Travers les Mondes Parallèles » vous montrera le chemin qui mène à vos plus grandes ambitions.
The Metric Calendar, a Metric Diary
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Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Weights & Measures
The Gregorian Calendar is a freak of culture: chaotic, unnatural and split, with separate year and week cycles. After discussing the basics of a systematic calendar the Quaternary Metric Calendar is presented instead, with dates and names. (Sorry, metric is not decimal!) This one-cycle calendar is perpetual in itself. In 53 images it is shown what a Metric diary, good for any year, may look like.
Fire Weather (Agriculture Handbook 360) Part 2 - Guide for Application of Meteorological Information to Forest Fire Control Operations, Winds, Moisture, Temperature, Fronts, Thunderstorms, Climate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
Weather is never static. It is always dynamic. Its interpretation is an art.The environment is in control in wildland firefighting. Free-burning fires are literally nourished by weather elements, atmospheric components, and atmospheric motion.
Fire Weather (Agriculture Handbook 360) Part 1 - Guide for Application of Meteorological Information to Forest Fire Control Operations, Winds, Moisture, Temperature, Fronts, Thunderstorms, Climate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,540. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
Weather is never static. It is always dynamic. Its interpretation is an art. The environment is in control in wildland firefighting.
Recommended Practices for Human Space Flight Occupant Safety - Integration of Occupant and Public Safety, Radiation, Manufacturing, Operations, Medical Considerations
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The document is intended to enable a dialogue among, and perhaps consensus of, government, industry, and academia on practices that will support the continuous improvement of the safety of launch and reentry vehicles designed to carry humans.