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21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Meteorology for Army Aviators (FM 1-230) - Weather Principles and Theory, Hazards (Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,180. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, Meteorology for Army Aviators (FM 1-230) provides Army aviation personnel with the general principles of modern meteorology required to assist them in planning and conducting day-to-day flight operations.
Climate Change and Peak-Oil
Price: Free! Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by KL Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
Why is Climate Change so controversial? Are we running out of oil? Was the burning of Moscow in 2010 a result of Global Warming? What is the science behind all these claims? This book provides a critical but concise analysis of the evidence and anti-evidence of the Global Warming theory and the Peak-Oil claim. Anyone who is interested in the future of our society will find this book informational.
10 Hibiscus Diversities - A Photo Based Guide
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 950. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
The book helps to know about the main Hibiscus varieties.It is a picture oriented guide with more photos than description, not a comprehensive one. There are actually a lot of different species under the Hibiscus family. Here in this book 10 important varieties of Hibiscus seen in Kerala are given.
Geographical Superlatives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geography
Do you know which is the largest volcano, the youngest island or the highest waterfall in the World? Do you know what a fjord, an aphelion or the permafrost is? Do you know which animal lives the most and that biological immortality exists? Find out all of these and much more in the Geographical Superlatives e-book!
Managing the Creative Process: Tools for Individuals & Organizations
Series: MINDRAMP Creativity & The Arts, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,790. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
The creative process is a complex, multi-faceted activity. Building on the work of creativity scholars, MINDRAMP describes seven major stages of the creative process and how to use them to improve creative performance.
Our True Nature
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,710. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
“Audrey opens up the country to us in a whole new way. She weaves the beauty, history and culture she has found in our national parks into a spellbinding story that makes me want to get out there even more.” — Rue Mapp, founder, Outdoor Afro, California
How Creativity Works: The Dynamic Interplay of Novelty and Routine
Series: MINDRAMP Creativity & The Arts, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
In How Creativity Works we take a fresh look at creativity and argue that creative thinking requires the brain to generate new ideas and to reconcile them with stable habits and routines. Creativity is a dynamic interplay between stability and change.
The Female Infertility
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Fertility and Conception, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Genetics
About 40- 45% of the causes of infertility in a couple are due to the woman, a very similar percentage is attributed to man, in the remaining 10 - 20% of cases are situations where it is not just the cause, namely the so-called unexplained infertility. In this text we will examine only the causes of female infertility, analyzing the various aspects of each disorder.
The Male Infertility
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Fertility and Conception, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Genetics
In the world the male reproductive health is declining.In the past it was believed that the lack of conception depended mainly on the woman. Studies conducted in recent years they have shown that at least in 50% of cases is the man to have a reduced reproductive capacity. It is a testament to the exponential increase in demand for semen analysis.One in three young men is at risk of Infertility.
Heaven On A Barbed Stick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
Join us as we invite a classic species of African tree to tell of its benevolent relationship with mammals in its own voice. Umbrella thorn combines a pioneering vigour on overgrazed and trampled land with the willingness – once established as a mature tree – to give umbrage to, not take umbrage at, the many potentially abusive large herbivores in its habitat.
Yours Cuprically
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Biochemistry, Essay » Literature
Join us as we invite the chemical element copper to explain its various, and sometimes contrary, biological roles in its own voice. Across the living spectrum from microbes to macrobes, we see the micro-mastery of an electron-juggling metal that can catalyse, energise, sanitise, oxidise, and antioxidise – provided that it remains in vanishingly small amounts.
101 Fantastic Moon Facts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
101 Fun, Useful Facts in Plain English - at a great price! 101 Fantastic Moon Facts takes you just outside of our world and into the world of that big, bright object in the sky. - How far away is it? - What is it made of? - Who has been to the moon and what did they do there? Learn all sorts of interesting facts about this celestial body that you never knew before.
Vegetable Medleys for Parrots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
An illustrated 14 day guide to feeding your parrot a variety of fresh vegetables. The benefits of adding vegetables to your feathered friends diet can result in increased health and prevent illness. Many owners ask what vegetables to feed. In this guide I show you different vegetables that can be fed daily.
Odours And Attitude: A Comparison Of How Two Toughs Get Going
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals, Essay » Literature
Join us as we compare and contrast the honey badger and the wolverine zoologically, showing that their evolutionary convergence is an accident of two disparate environments – the predator-beset Old World and the climatically forbidding far North – both offering a niche to creatures toughened almost to a fault.
I Am Casuarina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany, Essay » Literature
Join us as we invite a family of deceptively leafless trees and shrubs to review and interpret its life strategy in its own voice. Casuarinas, at home with infertility and wildfire, generate substantial solar power by combining a highly original photosynthetic design and an unsharing attitude toward animals – to the benefit of wood-chopping humans.
New Pelvic Thrusts In A Fishy World?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ichthyology & Herpetology, Essay » Literature
Join us as we compare a wide range of bony fishes with respect to a body part that is among the least free-swimming in humans: the pelvis. While fishes are surprisingly consistent in also possessing a pelvis, they take a surprisingly slippery approach to where this should be located – in some cases sliding it as far forward as the lower jaw.
Weeds That Swim For Fishes That Don’t
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Essay » Literature
Join us as we compare and contrast the sargassumfish with the four-winged flying fish, seemingly incompatible forms closely coexisting far out at sea. The first has fins resembling hands and the second has fins resembling wings, but both depend on a ‘seaweed’ that – floating freely – seems the most uncoupled of all from its evolutionary moorings.
Bridging The Chasm Between African Rockrubbers And Australian Rockhoppers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals, Essay » Literature
Join us as we compare and contrast rock hyraxes and rock-wallabies, paradoxically divergent boulder-dwellers, in what appear to be mirror-image habitats west and east of the Indian Ocean. What makes all the difference to their evolution, we suggest, has been the constant pressures from predators in Africa – particularly those underestimated baboons.
The Hypertail And The Infratail: Axes From The Sublime To The Ridiculous?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ichthyology & Herpetology, Essay » Literature
Join us as we compare and contrast sunfish and oarfish, which have shapes so disparate as to hail from different planets. Not only is the ocean sunfish the heaviest and the oarfish the longest of all bony fishes, but both have virtually reinvented the concept of the fish tail – and perhaps how to swim in the first place.
2013 Complete Guide to Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) for Shale Oil and Natural Gas: Encyclopedic Coverage of Production Issues, Protection of Drinking Water, Underground Injection Control (UIC)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 343,980. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This up-to-date encyclopedia of official documents and publications on the risks and rewards of shale gas, with over a thousand pages of content, provides vital information on the ongoing controversy over hydraulic fracturing for shale gas production.