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Eco Ethics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,370. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Biology has much to tell us about how we should live. Modern Biology reveals that all living beings are organised for a purpose. All living beings are good for something – that is they are valuable. To say that a being is valuable is to say that we should do no harm to it without justification. The only justification for doing harm to a living being is that it is necessary to our own flourishing.
Science and Sails (Memoir of first woman oceanographer in a changing world)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,560. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life
Memoir by Kathy Burns charts the career of the first woman graduate from most prestigious oceanographic institute in the world, the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Joint Program. It's the struggle and achievements of a young scientist who discovers a new test that will revolutionize efforts at monitoring toxins oceans, and her career and sailing.
Natural Defense: Air Force Origins of Department of Defense Natural Resources Conservation Program - Land Use Controversy, Fish and Wildlife, Turtle Habitats, Species at Risk on DOD Installations
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,930. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication relates the story of why the U.S. Air Force took the lead among the military services in developing a comprehensive conservation program.
Climate Change and Food Systems: Global assessments and implications for food security and trade
Price: Free! Words: 138,220. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This book collects the findings of a group of scientists and economists who have taken stock of climate change impacts on food and agriculture at global and regional levels over the past two decades.
Climate Change and Food Systems: Global assessments and implications for food security and trade
Price: Free! Words: 138,220. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This book collects the findings of a group of scientists and economists who have taken stock of climate change impacts on food and agriculture at global and regional levels over the past two decades.
Oil – Final Countdown To A Global Crisis And Its Solutions
Price: Free! Words: 94,170. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This book examines the lifeline of modern living - petroleum. This is what flows In our veins today. Every aspect of our life, from food to transport to housing, it’s all petroleum based. Our existence is draped in layers of petroleum. This book is a bible on the subject and delineates important strategic solutions to an unprecedented crisis that’s coming our way!
Reason in Revolt
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 205,770. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Wellred Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
20 years have passed since the publication of Reason in Revolt. The book has been greeted with enthusiasm not only on the Left, but by scientists and others interested in philosophy and the latest scientific advances. It explains how dialectical materialism, the philosophy of Marx, allows us to study reality, not as a series of unconnected, senseless events or “facts”, but as a dynamic process.
Maritime Watchstanding Plans: Origins, Variants and Effectiveness
Series: Shiftwork, Fatigue and Safety, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,880. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science
This book is the most comprehensive reference work available concerning (1) the genesis and history of maritime watchstanding and (2) more than a half-century of research concerning different watchstanding plans. Includes assessments of more than 35 watchstanding plans that have been observed in civilian or military operations and/or studied in laboratories, and 331 technical references.
British Birds -Names~Facts~Myths
Price: $12.50 USD. Words: 50,930. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology
A book exploring the intriguing world of the meaning of the names of 231 British birds, giving an insight into how birds were given their names. Uniquely the book explores all three name categories for birds - local, vernacular and scientific names, supplemented with interesting facts, data and insights about birds. Enjoy this book as a serendipity of the meanings of the British bird names.
Cow Dung - A Down-To-Earth Solution To Global Warming And Climate Change
Price: Free! Words: 52,540. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This book provides a simple, scientific solution to a grave crisis which is coming our way and which has the potential to wipe out life altogether. This is a calamity of unprecedented proportions and a point of no return for the industrial civilization. You guessed it right, we are talking of global warming and climate change here.
Our Incredible Shrinking Planet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,370. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
‘Our Incredible Shrinking Planet’ explores the possibility that gravity slowly increases over millennia forcing the Earth to become more massive and crush itself under the pressure. Scientists cannot explain how the dinosaurs managed to attain their huge sizes or how enormous pterodactyls were able to fly in our current gravity, so was it once less?
White German Shepherd. White German Shepherd Dog Complete Owners Manual. White German Shepherd book for care, costs, feeding, grooming, health and training.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,890. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
White German Shepherd. White German Shepherd Dog Complete Owners Manual. White German Shepherd book for care, costs, feeding, grooming, health and training.
Ииссиидиология. Ноовременная динамика Универсального Фокуса Самосознания. Том 12.
Price: Free! Words: 156,340. Language: Russian. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » System Theory, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
12-й том посвящён разнообразию Форм проявления Самосознания в бесконечном разнообразии Миров. Скажите, что Вы знаете об универсальных свойствах Пространства и Времени? Об иллюзорности нашего с Вами существования? О Сути «развития» каждой «личности»? Не просто ответить на любой из этих извечных вопросов. Но Орис, со всеми возможными деталями и подробностями, продолжает отвечать не только на них...
Ииссиидиология. Энергетические и биологические механизмы перефокусировок Самосознания. Том 11.
Price: Free! Words: 160,710. Language: Russian. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science, Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
В этом томе Орис детально рассматривает Самосознание человека как неотделимую от всей динамики Мироздания, единую, многомерную и многофункциональную систему бесчис­ленных энергоинформационных взаимосвязей, одно­временно осуществляющихся и творчески, скрупулёзно создающих для нас Иллюзию наличия не только «нашей Смерти», но и «реальной памяти», «объективного зрения», «явного слушания» и ...
Ииссиидиология. Основополагающие принципы бессмертия. Том 10.
Price: Free! Words: 119,680. Language: Russian. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » System Theory, Nonfiction » Psychology » Experimental psychology
В этой книге Орис подробнейшим образом продолжает отвечать на самые сокровенные и фундаментальные вопросы космического и человеческого существования: о земных и вселенских судьбах, о природе жизни и смерти, о душе и Боге, о добре и зле, о наших отношениях друг с другом, о природе Пространства-Времени и о том, как образуется вся видимая и невидимая нами реальность.
Proceedings of the X-15 First Flight 30th Anniversary Celebration - NASA Conference Publication 3105 - Historic Hypersonic Rocket-powered Spaceplane and Aircraft Tales, X-30 and Space Shuttle
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 65,870. Language: English. Published: June 3, 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 excellent report on the historic X-15 program. A technical symposium and pilots' panel discussion were held on June 8,1989, to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the first free flight of the X-15 rocket-powered research aircraft.
Historical Analogs for the Stimulation of Space Commerce - Case Studies of the Transcontinental Railroad, Aerospace Industry, Telephone Industry, Scientific Research in Antarctica, Public Works
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 89,310. Language: English. Published: June 2, 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 excellent study that investigates and analyzes historical episodes in America in which the federal government undertook public-private efforts to complete critical activities valued for their public good.
X-15: Extending the Frontiers of Flight - Encyclopedic History of America's First Hypersonic Rocket-powered Aircraft and Space Plane - Million Horsepower Engine, Muroc, Edwards AFB (Part 1)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 281,380. Language: English. Published: June 2, 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 excellent history of the famous X-15 rocket plane, called by Neil Armstrong "the most successful research airplane in history." This is a truly authoritative work covering all aspects of the historic program. Because of the unusual size of this document, it is presented in two parts.
Destination Moon: A History of the Lunar Orbiter Program - NASA Apollo Moon Landing Preparations, Boeing and Kodak Photo System, Problems with the Spacecraft, Great Lunar Exploration Achievements
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 112,800. Language: English. Published: June 1, 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 excellent history of the historic Lunar Orbiter project in the 1960s leading to America's Apollo moon landing.
Flights of Discovery - 50 Years at the NASA Dryden Flight Research Center (DFRC) - X-Planes, X-15, Lifting Bodies, Jet-Powered Research, Winglets, X-29, Fly-by-Wire, Lunar Landing LLRV, Space Shuttle
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 89,090. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an excellent history of NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center.