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A Site Guide to St-Lazare sand pits
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Price: Free! Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
A comprehensive guide for the naturalist visiting St-Lazare sand pits in southern Quebec, Canada.
BASICS OF PHYSICS
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Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
this e-book comprises of 10 chapters which is written as per the syllabus prescribed by the corresponding boards, it gives a basic knowledge on all topics in relation with the syllabus.
The Epigenetic Caterpillar: An Alternative to the Darwinian view of the Peppered Moth Phenomenon
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Price: Free! Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Epigenetics (meaning beyond the genes) is an alternative explanation for the Neo-Darwinian version of the Peppered Moth phenomenon - the epigenetic caterpillar is a case in point. It has exactly the same genes as its adult form - a butterfly. yet, this creature having the same genes looks nothing like a flying insect. This booklet will explain why it is epigenetic. And Darwin would have agreed.
Snowy Owls
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Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The magnificent Snowy Owl. As made famous by a certain boy Wizard!
A Detailed Rebuttal of Silvio Famularo's "Evolution? The Theories And The Facts"
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Price: Free! Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
This is just a short pamphlet (or booklet, if you will) that I wrote in order to refute the so-called "points" made against evolutionary theory in Mr. Famularo's pamphlet... mainly because someone should, and he happens to be low enough on the creationists' totem pole that I consider rebutting his claims well within my limited capabilities. Last Updated: October 19, 2014
Notes from a Small Valley A Natural History of Wolli Creek I Prehistory
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Price: Free! Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
This is part one of an introduction to the natural history of Sydney's Wolli Creek Valley. The Valley contains the last substantial remnants of the natural environment in the city's inner south-west. Part I, ‘Prehistory’, gives an account of the Valley’s geological history, its fossil record and human occupation before 1788.
Nothing
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Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
A short essay about nothing. Which, as it turns out, is about something.
Zero And Infinity
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Laws or theorm to deal easily with infinity and zero. The best and the most useful theorm.
Issue 8 Printing and Graphics Science Group Newsletter
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Price: Free! Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014 by Roy Gray. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
The Printing and Graphics Science (PGS) Group of The Institute of Physics promotes the application of physics in current and emerging printing and display technologies and bridges the established graphics arts industry with the emerging printed electronics, bioprinting and 3D printing sectors. It publishes its newsletter yearly in print, online and as an E Book. This is the 2014 Newsletter, #8.
Real Zombies
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Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Environmental Environmental Science
A discussion of one path through which zombies can be created: 3d printing, as in such a method, each creature could be cultured from cell samples, and thus allow for infinite creations.
How Do Dogs See Colors?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
The science of dogs for kids: have you ever wondered why dogs can spot the wagging tail of another dog from a great distance, but they can’t see a deer in tall grass standing nearby? This carefully researched book describes the differences between human vision and canine vision, with lots of pictures - and lots of dogs.
Bézier Circles and other shapes
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Series: Fun with Numbers · Vector Graphics. Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Time Travel Press. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Graphics and design
While it is impossible to draw a circle with Bézier curves, it is quite possible to emulate one so well that, when viewed by human eyes, the drawing is indistinguishable from an actual circle. All you need to do is use the right value of the Bézier control points. This value is the radius of the circle multiplied by a constant known as the kappa. This book tells you the right value of the kappa.
NOW and the Weltanschauung of Government Men
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Price: Free! Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
In this short work the world view (Weltanschauung) of this sci-fi/fantasy author is outlined, including the concept of NOW: the continuing Big-Bang event of our one universe. Focus is on physics quantum mechanics interpretation and multiverse concepts. This is contrasted with the fanciful world view of the novels Government Men and its prequel Secrets of Goth Mountain.
Relocation of Dogs and Cats for Adoption –Best Practices
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Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This document provides animal rescue stakeholders with best practices and guidelines designed to protect animal health and welfare.
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.
Wind Sucks. It Doesn't Blow. And Other Insights from Buckminster Fuller
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Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
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This short, illustrated book is about the observations and insights of Buckminster Fuller. Though he’s best remembered for the geodesic dome and Buckyballs, Fuller offered many thought-provoking ideas about evolution, history, technology and existence itself, including the observation that created the title for this book.
Corridors of the Mind
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Series: Neuroscience, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
Corridors of the mind are the places that visit us in our dreams. Sometimes they are hallways, sometimes rooms, sometimes we find ourselves in strange buildings often feeling lost. They are dimensionless places with stories that amuse, sometimes scare, containing strangers in strange places, usually friends of the day. Where do the corridors come from? It is just one of the subjects of this story.
1024 Elementary Particles
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Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Atomic & Molecular
This is a significant breakthrough in elementary particle physics. This paper presents the complete table of 1024 elementary particles based on 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.
Пересмотр науки - Учение Джуал Кхула
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Series: Учение Джуал Кхула - Эзотерическое Естествознание, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 41,670. Language: Russian. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
Учение Джуал Кхула. Пересмотр ведущих научных теорий и толкования природных явлений.
eGaia, Growing a peaceful, sustainable Earth through communications
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Price: Free! Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Is this what you are looking for? A positive vision is emerging – a community-based, but globally linked and co-ordinated society, a global human family looking after each other and the Earth. eGaia describes the many starting points around the world, and next big steps where they join and link up. It clarifies, gives background, principles, and a light fictional picture of a sustainable world.