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Last Call to save Planet Earth: Solar Energy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
In this small book the author present 7 good reasons to adopt Solar Energy as the only way to save the Planet from an inevitable disaster. Simple and concise he give us a road map to choose the solar energy in our lives. If you want to contribute to save our Planet, you must read it.
Rainbow Hearts and Puppy Tales
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,840. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
True stories of my animal friends beginning with a special horse named Tosha and ending with a gifted Bichon who touched all who knew him. I have shared the joy, the laughter and the tears along with the ups and downs of my many experiences with my animal friends and the unique communication I have had with each one.
Protection of Rangeland and Pastures from Wildfire
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Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
Grazing lands are subject to wildfire because of an abundance of fine fuel (grass), frequent dry conditions, and proximity to an ignition source -usually a road or highway. Due to the risk of Wildfire, rangelands and pastures must be protected from accidental fires and/or those that are intentionally set. Firebreaks are a necessary and useful tool in this regard.
Creation? Evolution? Proof In Perception God's Time Is Not Our Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The debate of creation vs. evolution is raging and ongoing. Guess what, there is proof, from a very elementary perceptional view that allows for all the scientific data and the Holy texts to be 100% correct!
After a Wildfire: Checklist of Considerations for Post-Fire Management
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Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
All may appear lost, but with time and rain, pastures burned by recent wildfires will come back stronger if cattle are not restocked too early. The loss of standing vegetation affects not only the availability of feed for livestock, but also feed and cover, including nesting habitat for wildlife. This eBook is a checklist of considerations for post-fire management.
Divine Spiral
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: Russian. Published: April 11, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
What is a Mysticism and why everybody are so afraid of it? Mystery, in Greek means enigma, not a hoax, not an illusion, not a crazy ecstatic experience. Mysterious - it is not yet understood. All that science knows today, was a mystery some times ago ...
Hurricane Preparedness for Livestock Producers
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Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
With the right preparation you can protect your livestock from injury should a hurricane occur. This eBook briefly covers vaccinations, barn preparation, livestock evacuations, feed, hay and water storage.
Care and Treatment of Livestock After a Hurricane
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Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
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Hurricanes can put livestock in immediate danger of drowning from flooding caused by heavy rains or storm surges in low-lying areas. In addition, flying debris or collapsing buildings can injure animals. These recommendations are just a partial list of actions that livestock owners should be aware of in a post-hurricane event and do not cover several species-specific concerns.
2004 Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami: Boxing Day Tsunami
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
December 26, 2004 will always be remembered by the devastation caused by one of the largest earthquakes known to man. The Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami is revisited in captivating, understandable detail with illustrations. The impact of the tsunami on the environment and economy (fishing and tourism) and recovery are discussed.
Mr. Olcott's Skies: An Old Book and a Youthful Obsession
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,430. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
The story of how an old book and a small telescope shaped a passion for stargazing, and how that passion was lost and then rediscovered over the course of a lifetime.
The Teton Range Formation in the Rocky Mountains of North America
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book describes the land and water formations that became the Teton Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. Photographs and references included.
Anatomy and Physiology Questions: Tissues
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
This is a collection of multiple choice and true/false questions on tissues. Topics covered include major tissue types, cell junctions, epithelial tissue, connective tissue, muscle tissue and nerve tissue. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Human Anatomy and Physiology, Anatomy and Physiology, General Biology or Principles of Biology courses.
The Singularity Files (Audiobook & Science Seminars)
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Price: Free! Words: 61,720. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012 by Per Aspera Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The Singularity Files (Audiobook & Science Seminars) contains links to the complete audiobook of the acclaimed science fiction thriller, Singularity by Bill DeSmedt. Also find herein a series of seminars that delve into the science behind Singularity. This ebook also contains an excerpt of the novel's text, but not the full contents.
Environmental Issues for Real
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Environmental Issues for Real by Dr J. Mark Dangerfield takes a fresh look at what we believe are our environmental challenges. Read something different about how we might look at our world.
Fall Fever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012 by AniLibre. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
A humorous and entertaining narration of a long career as a teacher of high school sophomores. “Mister Trump” taught biology for 41 years – interrupted only by two years in the U.S. Navy during the Second World War. If his students had known that he was journaling his teaching experiences perhaps they might have been more careful of their antics. But then we wouldn’t have as many funny stories.
Eternal Flight: The dream, the reality, and the price
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The ability to fly forever, without ever having to touch the ground, is one of the most basic and universal dreams of humanity, and it isn't difficult to deduce why. To embrace the sky, to be bereft of the responsibility of (to paraphrase Franz Kafka) "shuffling pointlessly across the earth," to take a running leap and never, ever come down—that would be glorious!
2012 U.S. Intelligence Community Threat Assessment on Global Water Security - Shortages, Floods, National Security Impact, Nile, Tigris-Euphrates, Mekong, Jordan, Indus, Brahmaputra, and Amu Darya
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology
This report, issued in February 2012 and requested by the Department of State, is designed to answer the question: How will water problems (shortages, poor water quality, or floods) impact US national security interests over the next 30 years?
This Incredible Universe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,040. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
This book deals with the mysteriously fascinating but unsolved puzzles of all times for all human beings including the intricacies of our wonderful Universe. Written in a simple language that can be read by young and old, this book is sure to make you feel closer to This Incredible Universe.
Discovery - Field Notes of a Naturalist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,160. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by AniLibre. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
A lifetime of observations by a skilled naturalist narrated in an often humorous and always entertaining and informative style. Discovery explores the rich natural environment available nearby to almost everyone. You don't have to travel to an exotic location to explore and discover the bounties of nature. You can do it in your own back yard, in a park or in the field at the edge of town.
The Spirits of Birds, Bears, Butterflies and All Those Other Wild Creatures
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 57,960. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
This is fourteen true to life nature tales emphasizing animal and bird interactions and communications with humans. The tales are introduced with a short poem about Chickadees and finalized with a poetic tour through the Costa Rican jungle. The book relates how the author became fascinated with animals and birds through family influences and experiences.