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Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
Healthy Habits for Brain Health: The Essential CogWheels
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Series: MINDRAMP Brain Health, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Protect your brain from decline and dementia. Learn what current brain research reveals about practical steps you can take to keep your brain healthy and your mind performing up to its potential. Authors Michael C. Patterson and Roger Anunsen explain their “CogWheels of Brain Health,” six key areas you need to address to keep your brain healthy and you mind sharp.
Graphene 101 An Inventor's Guide to Making Graphene
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Being such a fascinating material lots of people are interested in it and it has become something of a mystery that is generally thought of as being something only an expensive lab can produce. This is far from the truth. This book grew out of a series of youtube videos i created to show how graphene could be made in your own home with a minimum of materials and tools.
Brain Health Basics: How Lifestyle Decisions Change Your Brain
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Series: MINDRAMP Brain Health, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Authors Michael C. Patterson and Roger Anunsen, co-founders of MINDRAMP CONSULTING, distill insights about brain health gathered from over a decade of pioneering work in this emerging field. Their eBooks provide you with clear and understandable information about how to protect and nurture your brain -- what works, what doesn’t and why.
THE SACRED MATRIX: From the Matrix of Violence to the Matrix of Life, The Foundation for a New Civilization
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,350. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
We all have a longing for a better world. Some of us even dare to think that such a world is actually possible, and that a world of peace, love, cooperation and abundance for all is necessary to our survival. "The Sacred Matrix" by Dieter Duhm is a manual on how to build such a new culture so that this profound yearning of humanity can be satisfied.
Meet the Invertebrates: Anemones, Octopuses, Spiders, Ants, and Others
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,260. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Invertebrates
Meet the Invertebrates reveals these apparently alien creatures to be fascinating animals dealing with the basic problems of living as all animals must do. It explains how they work physiologically and describes their appearance, behavior, and perception of the world. It progresses from a sponge, as simple as an animal can be, to the highly developed octopus and ant.
Supercapacitors 101 - A home Inventors Handbook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The supercapacitor is an emerging technology that promises to play an important role in meeting the demands of electronic devices and systems both now and in the future. This book traces the history of the development of the technology, and explores the principles and theory of operation as well as giving some guidance on the methods for producing the materials required to construct one
Bioplastics - A Home Inventors Handbook
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Organic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bioplastics is one of those areas that the home inventor has the advantage. The raw materials are cheap, readily available and easy to work with. There has been relatively little study done so far as the field is still quite new and there are a significant amount of discoveries to be made. This book is to help you get there with lots of recipes, starting points and where to go from there
The Ultimate Guide to Eclectus Parrots
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 97,870. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
The Ultimate Guide to Eclectus Parrots is a comprehensive eBook dedicated to assisting companion Eclectus owners. Penned by an Eclectus specialist and self confessed parrot addict, the Author writes in a friendly easy to read manner. She provides information and advice based on over a decade of experience keeping and breeding companion Eclectus parrots.
Origins - The Universe, Everything And Evolution
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Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
The biggest question ever asked was: Where did everything come from? That question has been answered. Origins - The Universe, Everything And Evolution presents the scientific evidence and explains the origins of that evidence.
Breaking the Thought Barrier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Off-the-cuff and Off-the-wall! An eccentric collection of articles, essays, and science-fiction that that’s sure to put a smile on your face and odd ideas in your head. Includes the titles: “Einstein Was Light…er, Right?” (which features a real life UFO sighting), “The Robin Flies Again”...and much more.
December 21, 2012: Survival Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
December 21, 2012: Survival Guide explores some of the theories, predictions and science about this date, but focuses more on survival in nature and a post-apocalyptic world. Much of the information included can be used in everyday life, even if there is no cataclysm, and knowing the planet you live on is never a bad idea.
Vanishing Tracks: Four Years Among the Snow Leopards of Nepal
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This is the extraordinary account of the first scientific expedition to radio-collar and study the rare, elusive snow leopard in its natural habitat. It is also a story of love and high adventure that provides a fascinating, affecting profile of a people inhabiting one of the most isolated and inhospitable regions in the world—the Kanjiroba Himal of western Nepal.
Marijuana: 100 Benefits
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Marijuana: 100 Benefits is the first book to explain to you 100 benefits of the most debated topic to date! •Covers the history of marijuana use since ancient times. Also, read what most famous people are saying about the use of marijuana and the typical myths people say.
Beyond The Fusor - A New Design For A Table Top Fusion Reactor And How To Build It
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Nuclear
The world is desperate for power and fusion is the best approache. This book is all about that and is practical in its approach and gives a brief outline of the history and development of inertial electrostatic confinement (IEC) machines as well as some guidance on how to go about building such a device. The book then outlines the new IEC device and encourages you to go out and build one.
Time Of Humans - The New Legacy
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Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
As the planet constantly evolved, so to has life. From the smallest organism, every stage along the way. Through ideal conditions for life, to conditions that have severely compromised and threatened the chances for all life to continue. We have succeeded, where many of our earlier ancestors didn’t, as did every other living thing on Earth today. This is us, this is the modern world.
Age Of Mammals - A More Familiar World
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Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Mammals evolved on earth during the reign of the Dinosaur. Now, with their larger competitors gone after the mass extinction at the end of the cretaceous period, these small nocturnal creatures are free to diversify into the mammals we see today.
Age Of The Dinosaur - The Rise And Demise
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Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
After the most rapid and widespread diversification of species the world has ever experienced, during the Cambrian Explosion. Conditions are now ripe for rapid growth, of living creatures. The Dinosaur.
Distinctly Human, An Evolutionary Journey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,170. Language: British English. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
Distinctly Human, An Evolutionary Journey is the journey from our pre-primate ancestry, through to pre-human ancestry along with other lineages that have come before us. Lineages that have thrived, then died out due to climatic and environmental changes that helped shape the Human of today.
The Man Who Saw Too Many Goshawks
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,780. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This publication is about my many years of observing goshawks and it is geared toward hawk watchers and birders. I am of the opinion that very few birders will ever become hawk watchers.