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Life's Corporate Memories
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
If privileged to talk to Life's Corporate Memories, you would expect them to talk about you; they do, but they also talk about constituents of nebulae, how planetary bodies form, a lateral acceleration overlooked in the flattening equation, the need to get off this planet, the cause of global warming and our death in the coming Ice Age; that is what they talked about with me, a ragamuffin refuge.
Sortir de l'impasse (2)
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You set the price! Words: 1,050. Language: French. Published: May 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Quatrième billet de la série consacrée à l'absence de prospective en politique. Mise en perspective du phénomène d'accélération de la société occidentale et de ses conséquences. Importance de l'investissement dans la culture et l'éducation, les nouvelles sources d'énergie, pour favoriser l'arrivée d'une nouvelle Renaissance à l'issue du nouveau Moyen Âge qui s'annonce.
No Future ?
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You set the price! Words: 1,100. Language: French. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Sixième et dernier billet de la série consacrée à l'absence de prospective en politique, notamment dans le domaine de l'énergie. Après les aspects techniques, le volet politique : quelles sont nos options ? Accélérer de nouveau... ou ralentir la machine ? Mais dans quelles conditions ? Après « l'enfer » du nouveau Moyen Âge, n'avons-nous le choix qu'entre la peste et le choléra ?
Bilan 2011, perspectives 2012
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You set the price! Words: 1,420. Language: French. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Les prévisions que nous avions dressées en janvier 2011 se sont-elles avérées justes ? Et quelles sont nos perspectives pour 2012 ? Accélération de la vitesse d'évolution de notre civilisation, effondrement du dollar, crise chinoise, accroissement de la puissance et du rôle des très grandes entreprises : autant de « facteurs-clés » que nous analysons.
TGE : les maîtresdu jeu
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You set the price! Words: 1,550. Language: French. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Cronos, qui dévorait ses enfants, Darwin, ou la sélection naturelle, Crésus, le symbole de la richesse : tels sont les « maîtres du jeu » des très grandes entreprises (TGE). Pourquoi, comment, quelles conséquences ? C'est ce que nous nous efforçons d'analyser.
Mechanics Principles V10
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Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 3 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
Mechanics Principles 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. See Additional Notes at the back of the book for instructions to download the accompanying interactive App which brings the 250+ topics to life by allowing you to insert your own values.
Mechanics V10 Home Study
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Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 30 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 30. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
The eptsoft Home Study eBook series covers all the topics of these popular software titles used in schools and colleges worldwide for over twenty years thereby providing an easy and enjoyable way of learning. Now published as a portable, learning, reference and subject revision guide students can have their own low-cost version as an eBook or tablet application.
Fast Things in the Solar System
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Some amazingly fast and surprisingly slow things move on Earth and in the rest of the solar system. We begin with some Earthly examples, including World speed records of various kinds, and progress toward faster things, moving among the planets.
Calculations for Science Fiction Writers/Space Travel with Constant Acceleration – The Nonrelativistic Case
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This article explains basic calculations related to constant acceleration. It should be of interest to science fiction writers who want to make their stories realistic, and to anyone interested in space travel, real or fictional. The number of scary looking equations is kept to a necessary minimum. I just give you the equations you need, with no calculus or vectors required. (online version bad)
Calculations for Science Fiction Writers/Circular Orbits
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Circular orbits are the simplest kind, and some quick and easy calculations will make your science fiction stories involving planets and satellites a lot more credible. Circular motion, in general, can be described without calculus and vectors. All you need is a calculator. (Exponents don't come out right in the online version.)