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American Arctic Policy and Plans: Obama National Strategy, Defense, DoD, NOAA, Coast Guard, Marine Corps Arctic Strategy, Assessing the Resource Gap in a Changing Arctic, Climate Change Impact
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 145,200. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
Eight official U.S. government and military documents provide insights into the American strategy for dealing with the increasingly ice-free Arctic.
Changes in the Arctic - Climate Change and Loss of Arctic Sea Ice, Claims and Sovereignty, Sea Transport, Oil, Gas, Mineral Exploration, Polar Icebreaking, Protected Species and Indigenous People
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 131,830. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
The diminishment of Arctic sea ice has led to increased human activities in the Arctic, and has heightened interest in, and concerns about, the region's future. The United States, by virtue of Alaska, is an Arctic country and has substantial interests in the region.
How to Become Smarter
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Price: Free! Words: 187,020. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This ebook describes techniques for improvement of mental abilities. The proposed methods are brief cooling or heating of the body (water therapy) and three "smart diets," each suitable for a different type of task. Previously published scientific studies directly support about a half of the claims, including the claim about intelligence tests.
Soul Theory
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Price: Free! Words: 100,930. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Nature (or God, if you so desire) is the creator of everything in the universe. Just like our computers can never know about the humans, similarly humans can also never know about the nature. Thus the following are very important fundamental facts: (a) The laws of nature are the only truths (b) Nature always gives proof of its truth (c) Truth is therefore unique and universal.
Universal Mass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Every living creature on planet Earth shrank in size by a factor of five. What used to weigh 100 pounds now weighs 20 pounds. Elephants the size of dogs, pigs the size of mice, mice the size of aphids, humans the size of groundhogs are now the norm.
The Origin And Evolution Of Religion And Science
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Price: Free! Words: 157,330. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
A simple, unified model of nature and of the dimensions of time and space demonstrates how the evolution of our species naturally led to two symmetrical yet seemingly incompatible ways that our ancestors learned to understand nature; religion and science. Each of the stages in the evolution of nature, and of human awareness of nature, of religion, of science, and of language is analyzed in depth.
Buddha is an Atheist: A Spiritual Autopsy of Science and Religion
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 136,910. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
Read the book that turned Atheism on its head. "Freakin' Awesome" "Scary" "Intense, uncomfortable, true" "Changed everything I thought I knew" Science has failed. The last 25 years brought a buyout of science, perverting the evidence based approach. Skepticism has been replaced by pandering to a false ideal of science. Religion has fared worse - a skein of deception about religion by Atheists.
Twitching Times
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,410. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Twitchers - they are those crazy people who travel miles and miles just to see a rare bird. Don’t worry though, not all twitchers are beyond treatment and not all twitching is about only seeing the bird. Between 1982 and 2003 I twitched in the UK. Every twitch was an adventure, every twitch a story, here are a few for you to enjoy.
Aptavani 8 - Gnani Purush Dadashri
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Price: Free! Words: 119,590. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Countless seekers have questions about the Soul and the universe. Many spiritual masters of the East and the West, speak about the Soul, and its attainment. They show many paths and ways of attaining this goal, the Self. However, the search continues. Gnani Purush Dadashri in this Aptavani 8, explores all this, and shows the precise way of attaining freedom from all pain and suffering in life.
Neuropsychopharmacology
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Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 223,490. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
“ Neuropsychopharmacology” is a part of the Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
Encyclopedia of NASA Lessons Learned (Part 6): Thousands of Aerospace Technology Engineering Reports, Problems, Accidents, Mishaps, Ideas and Solutions - Space Shuttle, Spacecraft, Rockets, Aircraft
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 221,370. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Discover what NASA has learned during the last few decades of spacecraft and aircraft flight operations and on-the-ground engineering activities! (Part 6 of 6)
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.
Fermilab Radiological Control Program Manual: ALARA, Radioactive Material Control, Waste Management, Dosimetry, Monitoring, Exposure, Health Support, Surveys, Accelerators
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 117,490. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Radiation
This detailed manual provides vital and informative descriptions of radioactive material control, ALARA, waste management, dosimetry, monitoring, exposure, health support, surveys, and applicability to the Fermilab accelerators.
Electronics, Mechanics, Maths and Computing V10
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Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 52 ยท Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 52. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,870. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Electricity
Electronics, Mechanics, Maths and Computing V10 eBook covers all the topics of this popular software title used in schools and colleges worldwide for over twenty years and now available as a Tablet and Smartphone App.
Archaeology, Anthropology, and Interstellar Communication, History of SETI, Astrobiology, Extraterrestrial Intelligence and Space Aliens, Primer on Cosmology, Search for Radio Messages
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,560. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This comprehensive ebook compilation reproduces NASA documents and Congressional testimony about the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) and cosmology.
2014 Report on Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment, U.S. Global Change Research Program (Full Report) - Global Warming, Regional Impacts
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 416,680. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This full reproduction of the highly publicized report, issued in May 2014, represents the complete Third National Climate Assessment: Climate Change Impacts in the United States. This is a massive document with over 800 pages in the original document.
History of American Weather and Climate Modification: Hurricane Modification Attempts with Project Stormfury, Project Skyfire, Whitetop, Skywater, Cloud Seeding, Hail Suppression, Ionosphere
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,300. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Ten unique government reports document the history of attempted weather and climate modification efforts, including Defense Department projections of future programs and a detailed history of Project Stormfury and related hurricane modification trials.
Wildland Fire and Aviation Program Management Operations Guide - Wildfire Prevention, Firefighting Equipment, Smokejumpers, Prescribed Burns, Suppression Chemicals, Delivery Systems
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,000. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Known as the Blue Book, this guide is a program reference that documents policy for management and operations of the Wildland Fire and Aviation Management Program for the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA).
The Making of a Scientist: A Memoir
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Price: Free! Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014 by Robert W. Fuller. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Making of a Scientist is Calvin Fuller’s story of his youth, education, and scientific career in the greatest research laboratory of the postwar era.
The Holographic Universe: The Revolutionary Theory of Reality
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 129,050. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Author Talbot writes that ". . . there is evidence to suggest that our world and everything in it. . . are also only ghostly images, projections from a level of reality so beyond our own it is literally beyond both space and time." Hence, the title of his book. Beginning with the work of physicist David Bohm and neurophysiologist Karl Pribram, both of whom independently arrived at holographic theo