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Genetic Algorithms
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Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
Examines the application of genetic algorithms in order to solve technical problems. Provides a working case study of a robotic spider and how it can learn to walk without being instructed in physics or explicitly programmed to perform that function.
Hugh L. Dryden's Career in Aviation and Space - NACA Aeronautics, X-15 Rocketplane, NASA Mercury Astronaut and Apollo Lunar Landing Program
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This account of the life of Dr. Hugh Latimer Dryden describes his enormous contributions to aviation and space. Hugh Dryden was a research scientist of the highest order, an aeronautics pioneer, the Director of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA), and then the first NASA Deputy Administrator.
Army Research Laboratory Technical Report: Human Purposive Movement Theory (ARL-TR-5954) Ground Movement Detection and Identification Technologies Used in Military and Law Enforcement Settings
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This report reviews the elements of the human purposive movement theory as well as the developmental and existing ground movement detection and identification technologies used to identify targets on the ground in military and law enforcement settings.
Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Programs and Research: Computing, Chemical Sciences, Life Sciences, Materials, Mathematics, Physics, Electronics, Mechanical Science, Environmental Sciences
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,480. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This single-source document describes the research programs of the U.S. Army Research Office (ARO) of the Army Research Laboratory (ARL). The mission of ARO, as part of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), is to execute the Army's extramural basic research program.
The story of Kah-Kah - A Gull and his Travels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
This true story, written from Kah-Kah the baby Seagull's diary, tells of how he was rescued as an orphan, was raised and finally released back into the wild, having been accepted by a local Flock. As far as I am aware, this has never been achieved before. I hope you enjoy my first little book.
Cold Nuclear Fusion
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Because obtaining the necessary huge temperature for hot fusion is still difficult, it is time to focus us on cold nuclear fusion. We need to bomb the fuel with accelerated deuterium nuclei. The fuel will be made from heavy water and lithium. The deuterium nuclei which will bomb the nuclear fuel, will be accelerated with the (least) energy which reject the two neighboring deuterium nuclei.
Géométrie maxwellienne augmentée de l'espace
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Series: Notre néocortex et la réalité physique objective, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 138,190. Language: French. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Electromagnetism
Modèle fondé sur la causalité conçu pour intégrer tous les cas non résolus par la Relativité Restreinte et la Relativité Générale en intégrant un effet relativiste dans les nucléons qui n'est pas pris en compte par ces théories, et qui réconcilie la Mécanique Quantique avec la causalité.
Hot Nuclear Fusion
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Since 1989 there are all sorts of scientists with all kinds of crafted devices, which declare that they can produce nuclear power obtained by cold fusion (using cold plasma). May be that these devices works, but their yield is probably too small, or at an enlarged scale these give not the expected results. This is the real reason why we can't use yet the survival fuel (the deuterium).
Mysteries Of Time Travel: 35 Cases Of Time Travel Intrusion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time
Discover the Mysteries of Time Travel, and explore 35 true cases of: - The incredible Map of the Creator, a 120-million-year-old, aerial map - The 500- million-Year-old hammer - An ancient atomic war still making people sick today - Weather control experiment that killed 35 people in England - Ancient, micro-sized objects found in Russia - And so many more mysterious cases of time travel!
About Life Book I: Understanding Existence
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Price: Free! Words: 41,500. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time
UNDERSTANDING EXISTENCE addresses issues such as why we exist? It is particularly for those who struggle to integrate the known facts of the sub-atomic world with the world we see around us, but without making simplistic newage inferences. It investigates the strange way life really works and how we already live interchangeably in physical reality, and a mysterious world that is unbounded.
The Beam
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 480. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
one of the closest encounters with an inteligent craft ever.
14 Fun Facts About the Solar System: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
You may think the Solar System consists of the sun and the eight planets that orbit around it. However, there are other things out there. There are comets, moons, asteroids, meteors, dust, ice, rock and much more. Plus there is a whole lot of man made junk. How much do you know about the solar system? Find out more in this fun fact-filled book!
14 Fun Facts About Jupiter: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
How big is Jupiter compared to all the other planets in our solar system combined? Is there a surface to the planet Jupiter? Does Jupiter rotate faster of slower than any other planet in our solar system? Is Jupiter growing or shrinking? Learn the answer to these questions and many more fun facts in this 15-Minute Book. Find out more about Jupiter, our solar system's largest planet.
Breaking the Thought Barrier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Off-the-cuff and Off-the-wall! An eccentric collection of articles, essays, and science-fiction that that’s sure to put a smile on your face and odd ideas in your head. Includes the titles: “Einstein Was Light…er, Right?” (which features a real life UFO sighting), “The Robin Flies Again”...and much more.
Animal Rights Poetry: 25 Inspirational Animal Poems Vol 2
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Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Longtime vegan and animal rights campaigner, Jenny Moxham proudly presents Volume 2 of insightful Animal Rights Poetry. These 25 poems were written to inspire kindness and compassion for animals and to raise public awareness about the routine suffering inflicted on them at the hands of man. The poems will hopefully inspire readers to take up the cause for animals.
Old Superstitions - Rituals & Beliefs
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
Many superstitious beliefs have a profound their rationality, more or less noticeable, because it also makes their stay over the centuries, although related to models of culture, economy and culture, now largely exceeded. Many ways of doing, attitudes and behaviors of people are affected by the very beliefs on which it denies any foundation or that you would like to ignore.
Vecchie Superstizioni - Riti e Credenze
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: Italian. Published: July 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Contrariamente a quanto comunemente si ritiene molte credenze superstiziose hanno una loro profonda razionalità, più o meno percepibile, che rende anche ragione della loro permanenza nel corso dei secoli, pur se connesse a modelli di civiltà, economia e cultura, oggi in gran parte superati. Tanti modi di fare, atteggiamenti e comportamenti della gente, risultano condizionati da queste credenze.
Superstitions - What's True?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
Many people are superstitious and are independent of their culture, race, ethnicity, social class or profession. We find the superstitions in all populations of the world and in a variety of forms. In general we can say that every act is being adjusted by the power, mysterious and irrational, to foster a positive event or avoid a negative.
Superstizioni - Cosa c'è di Vero?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: Italian. Published: July 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Molte persone sono superstiziose e lo sono indipendentemente dalla loro cultura, razza, etnia, classe sociale o professionale. Ritroviamo le superstizioni in tutte le popolazioni del mondo e in una grande varietà di forme. In generale si può dire che è ogni atto al quale si attribuisce il potere, misterioso e irrazionale, di favorire un evento positivo o di scongiurarne uno negativo.
Basic Electronics - Book 2
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Price: $18.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Electricity
Basic Electronics Book 2 continues from where Book 1 left off. Many standard electronic components have stood the test of time and continue to play a major role in the industry. This book covers some of the more common components and discusses their practical uses. Like Book 1 this book has numerous charts and diagrams. Sample project diagrams are also included that utilize these components.