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The Eclipse Project (NASA SP-2000-4523) - Experiments with Unique Rocket Launch Technique Using Rope Aerotow, F-106A, QF-106A, Gordon Fullerton, Tethered Flights
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,400. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This is the fascinating story of a little-known futuristic research project which investigated a concept brought to the Dryden Flight Research Center by Kelly Space. Kelly hoped to demonstrate a new approach to satellite launching by towing a rocket to altitude behind a transport airplane.
Nuclear Submarine Experiences
By David Barth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This article is about serving in the submarine service aboard a nuclear, fleet ballistic missile (FBM) submarine from 1962 to 1966, during the cold war.
Unmanned Submarine
By David Barth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction
This is a short essay about a futuristic unmanned submarine vehicle (USV), similar to unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) that have been flying for years. While unmanned aircraft cover the area above the surface of the earth, in this story, unmanned submarines cover the area below the surface of the oceans.
Toward a Theory of Spacepower - Selected Essays - Commercial Space, Launch Services, Tourism, Civil Space Authority, Moon, Mars, National Security, Warfare, Russia, China, India, Space Law, ASAT
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 306,060. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
This is an authoritative compilation of expert opinions on spaceflight and spacepower, providing a broad, interesting, and up-to-date overview of all aspects of the subject.
Bio-Inspired Innovation and National Security - Biological Warfare, Biomolecular Engineering, DARPA, Abiotic Sensing, Biosensing and Bioelectronics, Bioenergy, Neurobiotics, Human Applications
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,510. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Despite the vital importance of the emerging area of biotechnology and its role in defense planning and policymaking, no definitive book has been written on the topic for the defense policymaker, the military student, and the private-sector bioscientist interested in the "emerging opportunities market" of national security.
National Security Space Strategy, Unclassified Summary, January 2011, plus Toward a Theory of Spacepower - Selected Essays
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 263,850. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
The National Security Space Strategy charts a path for the next decade to respond to the current and projected space strategic environment. Leveraging emerging opportunities will strengthen the U.S. national security space posture while maintaining and enhancing the advantages the United States gains from space.
Freelance Copywriter: Top 10 Ways to Get Your Copywriting Business Off the Ground
By Marcia Yudkin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Get your copywriting business going quickly and easily with this reality-based guide. Veteran marketer Marcia Yudkin reveals the surprising launch methods used most often by her dozens of copywriting protégés over the years. Six of the top 10 methods can cost nothing at all, while the rest fit comfortably within a typical startup budget.