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Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 2000 Missions, STS-99, STS-101, STS-106, STS-92, STS-97
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,600. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 2000: STS-99, STS-101, STS-106, STS-92, STS-97. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.
American X-Vehicles, An Inventory from X-1 to X-50 - NACA, NASA, Air Force Experimental Airplanes and Spacecraft (NASA SP-2003-4531)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive survey of America's experimental aircraft from the pathfinding supersonic X-1 to the X-50.
Elementary Positional Astronomy Supported by PC Software Programs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Positional Astronomy is the science describing the position of an object in the sky and its movement in the celestial sphere. The argument is treated in a plain but exhaustive way, allowing also the beginners to easily approach this subject. The book includes many examples (more than 70 colour images) which can also be reproduced thanks to a software developed by the Authors (free download)
Biology Practice Questions: DNA Replication
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
This is a collection of multiple choice and true/false questions on DNA replication. Topics covered include the structure of DNA, scientists that contributed to the discovery of the gene and the DNA replication process. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Bullfighting and Evolution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
The author explores ancient and future aspects of bullfighting, its meanings and importance aside from the bloody show itself.
Biology Practice Questions: Cell Division
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Cell Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice and true/false questions on cell division. Topics covered include an overview of cell division, mitosis, cytokinesis, and meiosis. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Intro to Cell Biology, General Biology, or Principles of Biology.
Biology Practice Questions: Chemistry
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on chemistry. Topics covered include the organization of matter, chemical bonds, chemical reactions, inorganic compounds, and organic compounds. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Intro to Cell Biology, General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Beeplants and Whiptails: Stories From Nature, The Plants and Animals of Zion National Park
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
Beeplants and Whiptails delves beneath the surface beauty of Zion National Park to describe natural communities of birds, plants, reptiles, and mammals. It is a book for people who love this red rock country and enjoy a good story.
Nuclear Weapons and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) - 2012 Issues with Weapon Limitations, Stockpile Surveillance Program, Management and Oversight
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
In a February 2012 report, for the 52 NNSA identified limitations for all weapons in the U.S. nuclear stockpile, 86 percent fall into six types: detonation safety under abnormal conditions, weapon reliability, weapon delivery, more frequent replacement of limited life components, nuclear yield, and worker safety.
Epic Thoughts: The Best Of
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,710. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Deep thoughts: What of forever; How energy operates; The lore and legends of the flowers;  The vault of everything; The colors; Why anything; The greenless world; All that lies between; God, or not; Existence; Being; Into the lands of the gods; God vs science; Evolution; Dark matter; Flora symbolica; The end of the earth; Nostalgic notions; The Theory of Everything; and much more.
How to Mine Gold In Any City
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Price: $9.98 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Mineralogy
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A new, fresh approach to finding valuable Gold near you. Learn where and how to find Gold in your neighborhood. You don't have to mine Gold if you can find Gold. No need to stake a claim or spend a year in the wilderness. You can find valuable abandon and ignored gold if you know where to look. Get new ideas and solid information. This is a fresh, original, valuable approach. Learn the facts.
Project Mercury: Results of the First United States Manned Orbital Space Flight, February 20, 1962, Friendship 7 Mission of John Glenn (Mercury-Atlas 6, MA-6), Including Air-to-Ground Transcript
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,370. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - presents the results of the first United States manned orbital space flight conducted on February 20, 1962, and includes a complete minute-by-minute air-to-ground transcript, along with John Glenn's flight report.
The Allies of Humanity Book Three
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 33,440. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
The Allies of Humanity Book Three presents the third set of “Briefings” from a mysterious off-planet source whose stated purpose is to orient the human family to the realities of life in our local universe and to alert us to a dangerous Intervention now occurring here on Earth. The Briefings reveal that we are in the unfortunate position of being the race who is being discovered.
Biology Practice Questions: Cellular Respiration
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on cellular respiration. Topics covered include an overview of cellular respiration, glycolysis, Krebs cycle (citric acid cycle), electron transport system (ETS), and fermentation.
Biology Practice Questions: Cells
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on cells. Topics covered include parts of the cell, plasma membrane, transport processes, cytoplasm, nucleus, cell division (mitosis and meiosis), cellular diversity and the control of cells. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Intro to Cell Biology, General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: The Saturn Management Concept - The Reasons Behind the Success of the Saturn V Moon Rocket Program (NASA CR-129029)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - is a review of the management of the Saturn launch vehicle program which successfully developed America's Apollo moon rocket.
A Very Convenient Truth - or, Jesus warned us there'd be days like these, so stop worrying about the planet and get with His program!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Concern about climate change is a world-wide obsession, with fears about the future and some pretty vitriolic debate among scientists and politicians. A Very Convenient Truth does not seek to join that debate, but rather to stand against fear by putting it into perspective based on the Word of God and the other natural events we see around us today.
Cycles of Change
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012 by Writers of the Apocalypse. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
An old 2001 student essay about evidence of Global Warming.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: History of the Development Program of the Saturn Rocket and the Saturn V from 1957 to 1968 by the Marshall Space Flight Center
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,930. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - is a comprehensive chronology of development milestones in the Saturn rocket programs for the Saturn 1, Saturn 1B, and Saturn V rockets, covering Saturn's first eleven years from April 1957 through April 1968.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions: Hormones
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Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 40. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on hormones. Topics covered include hormones of the hypothalamus, pituitary gland, thyroid gland, parathyroid glands, adrenal glands, pancreas, ovaries, testes, pineal gland, thymus, gastrointestinal tract, placenta, kidneys, heart, and adipose tissue.