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Primordial Prescription: The Most Plaguing Problem of Life Origin Science
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 80,720. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by Greg McElveen. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics
"The First Gene" and now this book! It addresses the most fundamental questions remaining for life origin research: How did molecular evolution generate metabolic recipe and instructions using a representational symbol system? What programmed, in a prebiotic environment, the Primordial Prescription and Processing of such sophisticated, integrated biofunction? That is the subject of this book.
Trends and impacts on foreign investments in developing country agriculture
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Price: Free! Words: 169,220. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
This publication summarizes the results of this research, in particular through the presentation of case studies on policies to attract foreign investment in agriculture and their impacts on national economic development in selected countries in Africa, Asian and Latin America.
Crop yield response to water. Part III: Fruit trees & vines
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Price: Free! Words: 59,460. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
The third part of the publication that lists a set of tools which provide the means to sharpen assessment and management capacities required to: compare the result of several water allocations plans; improve soil-moisture control-practices under rainfed conditions; optimize irrigation scheduling (either full, deficit or supplementary); sustainably intensify crop production and others.
Crop Yield Response to Water: Herbaceous crops
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Price: Free! Words: 52,510. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
The second part of the publication that lists a set of tools which provide the means to sharpen assessment and management capacities required to: compare the result of several water allocations plans; improve soil-moisture control-practices under rainfed conditions; optimize irrigation scheduling (either full, deficit or supplementary); sustainably intensify crop production and others.
The State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources
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Price: Free! Words: 124,000. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
This FAO flagship publication entitled The State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources reviews the conservation, management and use of tree and other woody plant genetic resources that are valuable to human well-being.
Quality assurance for animal feed analysis laboratories
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Price: Free! Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
This document gives a comprehensive account of good laboratory practices, quality assurance procedures and examples of standard operating procedures as used in individual specialist laboratories.
Crop Yield Response to Water
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Price: Free! Words: 54,160. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
This publication lists a set of tools which provide the means to sharpen assessment and management capacities required to: compare the result of several water allocations plans; improve soil-moisture control-practices under rainfed conditions; optimize irrigation scheduling (either full, deficit or supplementary); sustainably intensify crop production and others.
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA)
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Price: Free! Words: 100,740. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: 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.
Life
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Series: The One, Book 7. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
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!
Continuum
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 162,850. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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.
D.R.S.A. Research Journal 2012 Edition
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 93,580. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: 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.
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 196,200. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
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.
The Roving Mind: A Modern Approach to Cognitive Enhancement
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,080. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
The Roving Mind: A Modern Approach to Cognitive Enhancement is a guide to improving human intelligence. Detailing various methods from ancient Roman mnemonic techniques to scheduled pharmaceutical substances to brain-machine interfaces, Mr. Simola has produced a convincing treatise on the timely topic of cognitive enhancement.
The Rise and Fall of Dyna-Soar: A History of Air Force Hypersonic R&D, 1944-1963 - Pathfinding Effort to Develop a Transatmospheric Boost Glider and Spaceplane, Manned Military Space Program
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,930. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an informative history of the USAF Dyna-Soar manned spaceplane program.
Park Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,670. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
The life of a Warden at Colwick Country Park, Nottingham. Birds, bodies and much more besides.
Cognitive Activity Design: Designing Creative Activities and Art-Based Projects That Promote Brain Health and Flourishing
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Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 51,020. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Learn to design and implement activities for older adults that promote cognitive wellness - the combined benefits of brain health and “flourishing. Learn how to integrate evidence-based research from neuroscience, cognitive aging and positive psychology. Make every activity an opportunity to strengthen brains and enhance the capacity to feel fulfillment and joy.
The Binary Universe
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,510. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity
What is the nature of time? Was there really a Big Bang? Can space itself really be curved? The Binary Universe All these issues and others are explained here.
Bottleneck - Our human interface with reality. The disturbing and exciting implications of its true nature.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
Bottleneck is about the narrowness of Now. By daring to explore what information science can tell us about the process of learning. it reveals that we can absorb shockingly little truly new information from the present moment. The implication: the world we experience is almost entirely an imagined reality, based on our lifelong past experiences. Here at last is a science of prejudice.
Bioinstrumentation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,480. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by MJP Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Biophysics
Bioinstrumentation deals with the instrumentation techniques and principles used for measuring physical, physiological, biochemical and biological factors in man or other living organisms. This book provides a comprehensive knowledge about the basic principles and applications of the tools and techniques generally used in biology and also those used in the growing field of molecular biology.
Botanical Nomenclature
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,120. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by MJP Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
Polynomial System of Nomenclature Binomial System of Nomenclature Uninomial System of Nomenclature History and Development of the Code of Botanical Nomenclature Main Outline of Saint Louis Code (2000) Ranks and Nomenclature of Taxa Type Method Principle of Priority and Its Limitations Effective and Valid Publication Citation Retention of Names and Epithets of Taxa Introduction Choice of Names