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20th Century NASA Space History: Mir Mission Chronicle - Modules, Configuration Changes, Major Events of the Russian/Soviet Space Station
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,610. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This document chronicles dockings, module additions, configuration changes, and major events of Mir Principal Expeditions 17 through 21, November 1994 through August 1996.
NASA Concepts for Lunar Mining, Construction on the Moon, Lunar Surface Reference Missions, Human and Robotic Surface Activities, In-Situ Resource Utilization (ISRU), Lunar Resources, Crew Facilities
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Two official NASA internal documents - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provide unique details of plans developed by NASA during the Constellation program era for human and robotic lunar surface activities, including the possibility of lunar mining and in-situ resource utilization (ISRU).
Orion: America's Next Generation Spacecraft - A Look at the Design, Development, and Testing of NASA's Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (MPCV) for Deep-Space Manned Exploration Flights
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This NASA publication provides a concise overview of the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle project. As the flagship of our nation's next-generation space fleet, Orion will push the envelope of human spaceflight.
The World's Most Eaten Table Fish - How to Catch it and How to Cook it
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: Australian English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Carp are the world's most eaten fish, I kid you not. Eating carp will help the hungry find enough to eat, give you a chance to help the environment by controlling their numbers and let you have a lot of fun catching your dinner. This book outlines the why and the how of catching carp, including gear selection, bait, rigging and how to prepare and cook your fish.
Как возникла жизнь и законы ее развития
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Price: Free! Words: 55,400. Language: Russian. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
«Если звезды зажигаются, то кому-то это нужно». Кому нужно возникновение жизни? Ни религия, ни наука не дают ответ на этот вопрос. Кроме этого в научной литературе нет ясного ответа, как возникла жизнь
Life Is Beautiful
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: Simple English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
Why would anyone want to take his own life? The politician, the industrialist, the celebrity, the intellectual, the unschooled, the rich, and the pauper; all have people in their ranks who once despaired of life so much that they took their own lives, or attempted to, or contemplated it! What was it that made life so unbearable, ‘bitchy’ or ‘ugly’, that some people would rather prefer to ‘escape’
Pi, Imperatively
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Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
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Pi being fundamental to the structure of the universe, requires a complete understanding. Pi is known to millions of decimal places, but there are many aspects of pi that are not fully understood. The significance of pi to the universe is explored, some questions are offered and some avenues of exploration are presented.
Zombies: a how to
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Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
A detailed description of how zombies might arise in our society, this book is for information purposes only. I am not responsible for how readers interpret the included information, nor can I be held accountable for any actions taken as a result of freedom of speech.
2014 Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide PMS 210 (Formerly Fireline Handbook PMS 410) - Firefighting Safety, Initial and Extended Attack, Pumps, Foam, Fireline Explosives, Tankers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
The Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide states, references, or supplements wildland fire incident management and operational standards established by the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG).
UFO Activity In New York State 1966-1974
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
UFOs occur in many forms. Some are fireballs and meteors. Many are distinguished by observers from their movements and lights. Most differ decisively from airplanes as readers will notice in the collection of eyewitness reports I have compiled. Readers are left to make their own assessments of what witnesses actually saw. Each eyewitness is unique. One of them describes little men exiting a UFO.
NASA's Space Shuttle Program: Shortfalls Assessment and STS Life Cycle Cost Reports - Shuttle Lessons Learned, Official Evaluation of Problems with Actual Spacecraft Compared to Plans and Targets
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,440. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Two little-noticed NASA reports provide a unique historical appraisal of the problems and shortfalls of the Space Shuttle program.
The Mystery of God
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,880. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Know the answers to most intricate questions - by knowing the purpose of life and creation. It establishes the connection between creation and creator. One who understands this relationship becomes free of stress. He or she only progresses towards a more successful life.
Genetics In Plain and Simple English
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics
Genetics is complicated…but it doesn’t have to be! This book takes a simplified approach to an issue that only kind of made sense before. If you’re interested in knowing more about the weird things going on inside your cells right now – but without all the tedium – then keep reading.
Bogtrotter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Bogtrotter is the story of a man and woman who sold most of their material possessions to buy time away from their ordered urban lives to explore simplicity and find their connection to the natural world.
Fire Effects Guide (PMS 481) - Wildland and Forest Fire Behavior, Characteristics, Fuels, Air Quality, Soils, Water, Plants, Wildlife, Habitat, Cultural Resources, Grazing Management
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,130. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
The chapters of this Guide discuss different elements that relate to our management of fire effects and specific responses of different ecosystem components to fire.
Looking For the Way: Two systems of a small planet and how the Universe works
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Look around…have you ever wondered how all this works? What is the goal of life, its object or purpose and what is the best way to achieve that goal? Me, too, so I embarked on a journey to find the fundamental law of the Universe.
Time Travel is Possible
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Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time
This short technical note describes an approximate mathematical solution for Time Travel involving relativity and very brief time intervals. Limitations of the solution are discussed including possible error sources. Each reader must comprehend that our universe is literally blinking, off and on.
Physics Dictionary
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 68,780. Language: British English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Ultimate Reference Book for all Level of Physicists
Newton's Gravitation and Cosmic Expansion (Part 1 Non-Relativistic)
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Series: Gravitation, Part 1 Nonrelativistic. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Gravity
Non-Relativistic Part 1 of Newton's Gravitation and Cosmic Expansion theory of gravitation
A New Kind of Elementary Particle: The Quatern
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Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Atomic & Molecular
This paper presents a new kind of Elementary Particle. This particle is not a quark, boson, or lepton. Also presented is the QAM model as the first Periodic Table for Elementary Particles. A 1024-QAM table is presented that graphically displays how all elementary particles are related, similar to the Standard Periodic Table in chemistry. QAM is simple – it is the math used for wifi signals.