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Guidelines for the fisheries and aquaculture sector on damage and needs assessments in emergencies
Price: Free! Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Populations depending on fisheries and aquaculture for their livelihoods are threatened not only by natural hazards but also by human-induced events and other developments beyond their control. A steering group of key fisheries and aquaculture sector stakeholders, FAO included, was formed to develop guidelines and best practice standards, and vulnerability analysis tools for the cluster.
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA)
Price: Free! Words: 100,740. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
This new edition of The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA) highlights the significant role that fisheries and aquaculture plays in eliminating hunger, promoting health and reducing poverty.
2015-2017 AVMA Strategic Plan
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Reference
This is the 2015-2017 Strategic Plan for the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Космические законы
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: Russian. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Чтобы не нарушать законы, нужно их хотя бы знать. С космическими законами ситуация усложняется тем, что информация об этих законах доступна далеко не каждому.
বিশ্বসেরা মুসলিম বিজ্ঞানী / Bishwa Sera Muslim Biggani (Bengali)
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 21,280. Language: Bengali. Published: April 10, 2015 by Ahsan Publication. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
বিজ্ঞানের যুবরাজ ইবনে সীনা, ওমর ইবনুল খৈয়াম, ইবনে নাফিস, দার্শনিক ও বিজ্ঞানী আল ফারাবী, হাসান ইবনুল হাইছাম, ইবনে যুহর পরিবার, ইবনে খালদুন : সমাজ বিজ্ঞানের জনক, মূসা আল খারিজমী, আবু রায়হান আল বিরুনী, আল কিন্দি, ইবনে রুশ্দ, মুহাম্মদ আল গাযালী, জাবির ইবনে হাইয়ান, আবু বকর মুহাম্মদ বিন জাকারিয়া আর রাজী, আবুল কাসেম খালাফ আজ্জাহরাবী, মুহাম্মদ আল মাহাদী বিন আলী আল হিন্দ সুনপুরী, ইবনুল বায়তার, ইবনে জুলজুল
Life
Series: The One, Book 7. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This seventh book of ‘The One’ series studies life entirely, with the main emphasis of understanding yourself as a living entity, on all levels of your wider existence. This is your chance to understand life in all her forms and levels of organization, in this world and in your other realities!
Chasing Reality
Price: Free! Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
Explore your version of Reality by answering three basic questions. Spend a week or so developing your answers before looking at mine. You’ll probably find the many quotations helpful. Some are from people answering the same questions, and some are just funny fillers to give your brain a rest.
Scooter's Tale: A Rescue Cat's Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,020. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Scooter’s life changes when he is abandoned by his feral mother. Rescued by humans, he joins a household of rescued animals. Calicivirus strikes & his life is threatened again. Surviving the disease, and seeing the family grow, he shares his tale – to help other rescued cats. 100% of the author's proceeds of this ebook benefits rescued cats in the DFW Metroplex and Cats of Angel’s Meadow
Uses of Geothermal Energy in Food and Agriculture. Opportunities for Developing Countries
Price: Free! Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by FAO. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
This book reviews the use of geothermal energy in agriculture and agro-industry around the world. With a simple format and copious illustrations and models, the book is accessible to a wide range of interested readers, including those with no technical background. It shows that geothermal resources have the potential to provide long-term, secure energy for the agriculture and food industry.
A Walleye Fishing Cheat Sheet For Lakes & Rivers
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
FOR ADVANCED ANGLERS! Based on the conditions, water temperature, time of year, and time of day, this guide will tell you the first, best thing to try in your search of walleye and sauger.
Continuum
You set the price! Words: 162,850. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
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Albert Einstein said, "...for us physicists believe the separation between past, present, and future is only an illusion, although a convincing one." What is so impenetrable about time? Continuum is the story of a college physics professor obsessed with solving that puzzle who develops a mathematical theory over many years. He tests it by sending a message into the future and he receives a reply.
Coping with Climate Change – The Roles of Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
At the request of the Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, FAO prepared thematic studies on the interactions between climate change and plant, animal, forest, aquatic, invertebrate and micro-organism genetic resources. This publication summarizes the results of these studies.
D.R.S.A. Research Journal 2012 Edition
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 93,580. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
A collection of research studies written by the D.R.S.A. Class of 2012. All proceeds go towards the organization.
704 Questions and Answers: Blood Vessels of the Human Abdomen & Pelvis
Study the blood vessels of the human Abdomen & Pelvis through 704 short questions and answers. The origin and termination of the blood vessel, branching, confluence, which structure is supplied, drained and more. Recite the questions and answers or write the answers alone as bullet points and transfer to flash cards. Ideal for crash revision.
465 Questions and Answers: Blood Vessels of the Human Thorax
Study the blood vessels of the human Thorax through 465 short questions and answers. The origin and termination of the blood vessel, branching, confluence, which structure is supplied, drained and more. Recite the questions and answers or write the answers alone as bullet points and transfer to flash cards. Ideal for crash revision.
The feed analysis laboratory: Establishment and quality control
Price: Free! Words: 30,800. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Setting up a feed analysis laboratory, and implementing a quality assurance system compliant with ISO/IEC 17025:2005
Way Station to Space: A History of the John C. Stennis Space Center - Mississippi Test Facility, Apollo Program, Saturn V, Space Shuttle STS Space Shuttle Main Engine (SSME), Challenger Accident
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 196,200. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an informative history of NASA's rocket engine test facility, the Stennis Space Center in Mississippi.
Cuba - Two Trips
Price: Free! Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Birding in Cuba. A guides based on two package vacation trips to different parts of Cuba.
Coping with water scarcity. An action framework for agriculture and food security
Price: Free! Words: 35,650. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This report aims to provide a conceptual framework to address food security under conditions of water scarcity in agriculture. It has been prepared by a team of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in the framework of the project "Coping with water scarcity: the role of agriculture".
State of Food and Agriculture: 2014: Innovation in Family Farming
Price: Free! Words: 48,380. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Strategies to support innovation must recognize the diversity among family farms and focus on increasing yields, preserving natural resources and raising rural incomes. This requires an innovation system that facilitates and coordinates the activities of all stakeholders involved in agricultural innovation.