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Test Signals
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A deformed researcher is drawn into a DNA piracy scheme. Should he donate his genes to benefit mankind, or battle a corporate monster for ownership of them? “Test Signals” was the lead novella in Analog Science Fiction Science Fact, May 2008, the grandaddy of professional SF magazines.
Biology Practice Questions: DNA, Gene Expression, and Mutations
Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Cell Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice, short answer, and true/false questions on DNA, gene expression, and mutations. Topics covered include the structure of DNA, gene expression, transcription, translation, and mutations (point, chromosomal aberrations). These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions: Human Genetics
Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 41. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
This is a collection of multiple choice, short answer, and problems on human genetics. Topics covered include terminology, dominant-recessive inheritance, incomplete dominance, multiple-allele inheritance, complex inheritance, sex-linked inheritance, and genetic abnormalities. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in a first year undergraduate course.
The First Voyages: The Complete Science Fiction Stories 1998-2012
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,460. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by CV-2 Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
From 21st century asteroid settlements to World War II Romania, from an Earth dominated by immortal aliens to Christ's empty tomb, a fresh, distinctive voice in science fiction takes you on journeys to the photosphere of the sun, the coding regions of DNA, and the complexities of the human psyche.
The Devil's Bloodline
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,810. Language: British English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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The revenant spirit of a Fatmid warrior. His soul sworn to a demon, his purpose vengeance. A widowered father and his son. Wrong time, wrong place. Maria Carmen dos Santos. Minor, addict and whore, hunted by a ruthless Vatican priest and pregnant with the Antichrist. All pawns in an infernal game.
How to Live a Long Life with Poor Genes
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
After a short prologue that recounts my early life, education, and training, I review those hereditary and environmental factors that influence longevity. These include genes, stem cells, smoking, alcohol, diet, carcinogens, water, salt, exercise, and other ways to lengthen life, such as social relationships and pets. I also list those medicines I take and my laboratory values.
The Beam: Season One
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 166,950. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
The year is 2097. North America has become the North American Union -- the only place on Earth not decimated by the catastrophes of the 2020s. To protect citizens during the technological renaissance, the NAU erected the Lattice: an impervious net to keep the so-called "Wild East" at bay. That was when the NAU began to regrow as a cyperpunk utopia … ordystopia, depending on where you stand.
Trust
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Carter finds an injured dog along a treacherous stretch of mountain road, he knows rescuing her puts him in danger. But he can’t leave the dog behind, no matter what the consequences. Even if it means revealing his secret. Even if it means losing everything.
10 секретов надежды и счастливой жизни с болезнью Паркинсона
Price: Free! Words: 30,770. Language: Russian. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Я написал эту книгу, чтобы помочь больным этим недугом и их семьям по всему миру утолить эту жажду знания. И вот в этом вот духе, используя нашу сеть бывших товарищей и коллег, мы перевели эту книгу на максимально возможное количество языков, дабы распространить весть о секретах на надежду и более счастливую жизнь с болезнью Паркинсона.
The Evolution Path
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book looks at the evolutionary process along with other ideas such as spirituality, the soul and altruism. Understanding evolution is the key to understanding life. The ideas here have emerged from decades of thought about evolution, including a doctoral thesis along the way, and offer a different way of looking at life.