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21st Century Complete Guide to the Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST), U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) - Commercial, Seabed Ocean Mining, Maritime Rights, and Military Implications
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 160,270. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Featuring a large collection of up-to-date official documents and publications on the Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST), also known as the U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), this unique ebook provides valuable information as the treaty is considered for ratification by the United States Senate in the coming months.
Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) for Shale Oil and Natural Gas: Latest Developments on Government Safety Rules to Protect Underground Sources of Drinking Water and Underground Injection Control (UIC)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,210. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
The latest developments on government safety rules to protect underground sources of drinking water from the impact of fracking for oil and natural gas are covered in this updated ebook, which provides extensive information about the important controversy over hydraulic fracturing for shale gas.
21st Century Complete Guide to Biogas and Methane: Agricultural Recovery, Manure Digesters, AgSTAR, Landfill Methane, Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction and Global Methane Initiative
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,260. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
This unique ebook compilation, formatted for flowing-text reading, provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of biogas, methane, farm recovery processes, manure digesters and processing, the AgSTAR program, landfill methane gas, and the Global Methane Initiative.
Solar Science for Kids
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Experiments & Projects
Here are 5 simple science experiments that show kids how solar power can be used. Experiments include a solar oven, making drinking water from salt water and a solar powered night light.
Standing on the Ocean: A Layman's Arctic Adventure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Thin ice and polar bears are only two of the dangers of working on the ice in the middle of the Arctic Ocean. Journalist David Fanning's funny and detailed account of a month spent doing polar research with a small team of oceanographers is sure to convince you to spend your own holiday adventures in a warmer location.
Wasp Facts & Information
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
There are many different types of wasps which can be found in every region of the world. The following articles detail facts and information about many different types of wasps. There are also facts and information about the size of the different types of wasps, the habitat in which they live and an indication of how long they live.
Wind Tunnels of NASA - History of Their Contribution to Flight Science from the Wright Brothers to the Shuttle, Current NASA Facilities for Aircraft and Spacecraft Tests
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,850. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This ebook provides comprehensive coverage of the history and accomplishments of wind tunnels, featuring a reproduction of the NASA history document, Wind Tunnels of NASA, along with a special section outlining some current NASA wind tunnel capabilities.
Skylab Medical Operations Project: Recommendations to Improve Crew Health and Performance for Future Exploration Missions - Fascinating Opinions from Crewmembers on Flight Operations and Systems
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA internal document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - contains extraordinary commentary from astronauts associated with the Skylab program on a variety of operational issues and spacecraft systems, with fascinating opinions on medical issues, EVA umbilicals, spacecraft recovery options, communications, and much more.
Skylab Mission Report: Third Visit - Space Station Mission by Carr, Gibson, Pogue, Mission Activities, Hardware, Anomalies, Science Experiments, Crew Health, EVAs, Comet Kohoutek
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,070. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA internal document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - is a comprehensive evaluation of the operational and engineering aspects of the third manned visit to the Skylab space station.
Beginning of higher physics and the way to the center of the universe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,270. Language: Russian. Published: May 18, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
В сборник включены авторские работы, содержащие оригинальные материалы исследований многомерных и фрактальных свойств пространства-времени - мирового эфира.
Expanded Maxwellian Geometry of Space
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Series: Our Neocortex and Objective Physical Reality, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 130,570. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Electromagnetism
A causality based model meant to integrate all issues not resolved with Special Relativity and General Relativity by integrating a relativistic effect in nucleons not taken into account by either theories, and that reconciles Quantum Mechanics with causality.
Cat Symptoms and Illnesses
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Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The intensions of this book are to give you helpful information about the health of your pet cat. It is to provide helpful facts and information to help aid in raising your cat or kitten. This book and its information is not for self-diagnosing your pet cat with any illness or sickness.
Three Days Before the Sun
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,340. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
A Big Picture glimpse of the origin of life on Planet Earth with a landmark analysis highlighting the scientific impossibility of the chance hypothesis offering a valid explanation for our beginning.
Skylab Mission Report: Second Visit - 1973 Space Station Mission by Bean, Garriott, and Lousma, Mission Activities, Hardware, Anomalies, Science Experiments, Crew Health, EVAs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,000. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA internal document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - is a comprehensive evaluation of the operational and engineering aspects of the second manned visit to the Skylab space station.
Bighorn Sheep: Contributions of Montana State University Graduate Students to Understanding a Vulnerable Species, 1965-2000
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Price: Free! Words: 49,240. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
During 1965-2000, 21 Montana State University graduate students completed field studies of bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis). Their studies indicate that bighorn sheep can be a viable part of Montana’s fauna for the foreseeable future. Bighorns will never be as abundant as deer and elk because they have a narrower range of suitable habitat, but they do respond well to management.
The Planet-Girded Suns: The History of Human Thought About Extrasolar Worlds
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,430. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Ad Stellae Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
From the late 17th century until the end of the 19th, almost all educated people believed that the stars are suns surrounded by inhabited planets. This book, first published by Atheneum in 1974 and now updated to include the scientific knowledge gained during the past 40 years, tells the story of the rise, fall, and eventual renewal of widespread conviction that we are not alone in the universe.
Ask The Trainer: Answers to common questions about dog training and behavior issues, including jumping, leash manners, aggression, fearfulness, and more
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 44,060. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Ask The Trainer includes the questions that our clients often ask for help in resolving. They are grouped into the following categories: aggression, bringing home a new dog, behavior issues, children, crate/confinement training, fear issues, food, general advice, housetraining, leadership/relationship, and, training and training tips.
Wings in Orbit: Scientific and Engineering Legacies of the Space Shuttle - Select Astronaut Observations and Highlights of Shuttle Program Payloads and Experiments Supplement (NASA TM-2011-216150)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,240. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This NASA technical memorandum is an invaluable supplement to the acclaimed Shuttle history, Wings in Orbit, compiled to provide selected highlights of the science and engineering payloads, experiments, engineering and scientific tests, and other technical activities that were carried out during the Space Shuttle era.
Climate Change and Global Warming
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 23,150. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
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The effects of climate change and global warming concerns everyone and many people are becoming worried about the possibility of melting ice caps causing sea levels to rise.Do wind farms solve all the problems? This book endeavours to explain (without being too technical) the different reasons for climate change, and also the difference between naturally occurring and man-made climate change.
2012 Navy Program Guide: Major Systems, Programs, Ships, Submarines, Aircraft, Carriers, Weapons, Electronics, Sensors, Surface Combatants, Expeditionary Forces, Data Systems - Bonus 2011 Edition
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,930. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This new 2012 Navy Program Guide is an overview of the key systems, programs and initiatives of the U.S. Navy, with detailed information on the status of hundreds of programs for systems ranging from aircraft and ships to weapons and information dominance. As a bonus, this ebook reproduction includes the complete 2011 edition as well.