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Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 10 Official NASA Mission Reports and Press Kit - 1969 LM Test Flight in Lunar Orbit by Astronauts Stafford, Cernan, and Young
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 133,300. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Three comprehensive official NASA documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - chronicle the incredible journey of Apollo 10, which tested the Lunar Module in lunar orbit for the first time, paving the way for the Apollo 11 landing mission. It was conducted by astronauts Stafford, Cernan, and Young in May 1969.
Study Guide for Microbiology: Eukaryotes, Prokaryotes and Viruses
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a large collection of multiple choice questions on the eukaryotes, prokaryotes, and viruses. Topics covered include an overview of eukaryotes, protozoa, fungi, algae, water molds, classification of prokaryotes, Domain Bacteria, Domain Archaea, characteristics of viruses, classification, replication, viruses and cancer, culturing, viroids and prions.
Study Guide for Microbiology: Microbial Genetics, Controlling Microbial Growth, and Antimicrobial Agents
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a large collection (24 pages) of multiple choice questions on microbial genetics, controlling microbial growth, and antimicrobial agents. Topics include genes, mutations, acquiring new genetic infor, factors affecting growth, bacterial population growth curve, inhibiting growth, physical methods and chemical agents, overview of antimicrobial agents, drug resistance, and empiric therapy.
Study Guide for Microbiology: Biochemistry, Cell Structure and Function, and Metabolism of Microbes
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a large collection (32 pages) of multiple choice questions on biochemistry, cell structure and function, and the metabolism of microbes. Topics include an overview of biochemistry, organic chemistry, carbohydrates, lipids, nucleic acids, proteins, DNA replication, gene expression, protein synthesis, cell structure and function, metabolism, enzymes, cell respiration, and fermentation.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions: Fluids, Electrolytes, Acids and Bases
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Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 39. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a collection of fill in the blank questions on fluids, electrolytes, acid and bases. Topics covered include fluid compartments, fluid balance, electrolytes, sodium ions, chloride ions, potassium ions, bicarbonate ions, calcium ions, phosphate ions, magnesium ions, acids and bases, acidosis and alkalosis.
Microbiology Practice Questions: Infection, Diseases and Epidemiology
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Series: Microbiology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a collection of fill in the blank questions on infection, diseases and epidemiology. Topics covered include relationships of microbes, reservoirs, portals of entry, diseases, portals of exit, classification of diseases, epidemiology and nosocomial infections. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Microbiology, Introduction to Microbiology or Basic Microbiology.
14 Fun Facts About Horseshoe Crabs: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
What color is a horseshoe crab’s blood? What do doctors use a horseshoe crab’s blood for? How many eggs does a horseshoe crab mother lay? How long have horseshoe crabs been on the earth? How does a horseshoe crab swim? Find out more about horseshoe crabs and amaze your family and friends with these fun facts.
Shuttle-Mir: The United States and Russia Share History's Highest Stage (NASA SP-2001-4225) - Forerunner to International Space Station (ISS) Operations, Human Side of Successes and Accidents on Mir
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,550. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This remarkable NASA history publication provides a gripping account of the Shuttle-Mir program from 1994 through 1998. This volume was converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction by World Spaceflight News.
Judges, Fbi, Dna, & Lies Volume 2
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Price: Free! Words: 510. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Genetics
Same as Volume 1
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Stages to Saturn - A Technological History of the Apollo/Saturn Launch Vehicles (NASA SP-4206) - Official Saturn V Development History
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 180,730. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a classic study of the development of the Saturn launch vehicle that took Americans to the Moon in the 1960s. Stages to Saturn is one of the finest official histories ever produced. It is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the development of space flight in America.
NASA's Constellation Program: Lessons Learned (Volume I and II) - Moon and Mars Exploration Program - Ares Rockets and Orion Spacecraft
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,860. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
NASA has produced this two-volume special publication (SP-2011-6127) to document the lessons learned in the execution of the Constellation Program, which was developing the Ares rockets and the Orion Crew Exploration Vehicle for manned missions to the moon and Mars prior its cancellation by the Obama Administration in 2010.
Complete Guide to NASA's Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Project - Mars Exploration Curiosity Rover, Radioisotope Power and Nuclear Safety Issues, Science Mission, Inspector General Report
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,160. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Comprehensive coverage of all aspects of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) and its Curiosity rover is provided in this unique compilation of official NASA material. There is complete data on the MSL mission, science investigations, historical Mars missions, the Gale Crater landing site, the radioisotope nuclear power source and nuclear safety issues, and much more.
Human Anatomy and Physiology: Nervous System
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Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 49. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a collection of fill in the blank questions on the nervous system. Topics covered include introduction to the nervous system, nervous tissue, myelin sheath, collections of nervous tissue, nervous system divisions, nerve impulses, the synapse and disorders.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 9 Official NASA Mission Reports and Press Kit - 1969 First Manned Flight of the Lunar Module in Earth Orbit by McDivitt, Scott, and Schweickart
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,090. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Three comprehensive official NASA documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - chronicle the vital first manned test flight of the Apollo lunar module, Apollo 9, conducted by astronauts McDivitt, Scott, and Schweickart in early 1969.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Moonport: A History of Apollo Launch Facilities and Operations - Saturn 1, Saturn 1B, and Saturn V Rocket Launch Pads, Launch Complex 39 (NASA SP-4204)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 214,390. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is an superb review of the incredible launch facilities, including Launch Complex 39, built for the Apollo moon landing program in the 1960s at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions II: Digestive System
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Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 63. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a collection of fill in the blank questions on the digestive system. Topics covered include an introduction to the digestive system, GI tract layers, nervous innervations, peritoneum, mouth, pharynx, esophagus, deglutition, stomach, pancreas, liver, gallbladder, small intestine, large intestine, digestion phases and aging.
14 More Wacky Facts About Animals: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
How far will an elephant walk in its lifetime? What happens if a seal eats a fish tail first? Which has more bones in its neck, an owl or a giraffe? What does a camel do with the fat in its hump? What happens to a hippo babies skin if it stay out in the sunshine? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this fun 15-minute book. Surprise your family and friends with these fun facts.
14 Fun Facts About Stars: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
We see stars as pretty, twinkling objects, but what exactly are they? A lot of the things we find out about stars, helps us understand other objects; pulsars, quasars, galaxies – even the origin of our universe. Here are some fun facts about stars. Do stars twinkle? What are stars made of? Do we know more about the inside of stars or the inside of Earth? Find out in this book!
14 Fun Facts About the Moon: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
You see it every night in the night sky, but how much do you really know about the moon? But how much do you know about it? What one thing is different about our moon from every other moon we have found? What kind of atmosphere is there on the moon? How many sides of the moon do we see? What happened to the footprints of the astronauts that stood on the moon? Find out in this book.
14 Fun Facts About Pluto: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Pluto was once considered the smallest planet in our galaxy. As more was discovered about the other planets, and about other objects in our galaxy, Pluto fell into debate, but many people still like to consider it a planet. How much do you really know about Pluto? Why do scientists say Pluto was “discovered by mistake”? How big is Pluto compared to the United States? Find out in this book!