Books tagged: paleontology

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Bones
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » General
In Canada’s north, Linus, an Indian, takes two old friends to an ancient mammoth-bone burial site under an old black spruce. If they can excavate the bones, riches will flow Linus’ way. But Linus’ people’s roots run as deep as the old black spruce’s and the mammoth bones go even deeper. Deep enough digging the bones up might release something darker than the bones’ fluting songs.
Bedlam in the Badlands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Gun fire shatters the stillness of the badlands... Deep in the Montana wilderness a group of students are discovering that the ancient hills are the perfect place to find the rare fossils of long extinct beasts, but they also discover that the empty hills are the perfect place for those who wish to go unseen to hide. Being so far from civilization, can help arrive in time?
Science and Human Origins
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013 by Discovery Institute Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Is the evidence for a purely Darwinian account of human origins overwhelming? In this provocative book, three scientists challenge the claim that undirected natural selection is capable of building a human being, critically assess fossil and genetic evidence that human beings share a common ancestor with apes, and debunk claims that the human race could not have started from an original couple.
Gene Pool
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,560. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Night comes to Whitton Falls, and with it a death, and then another and then a third. For Cate Somers, paleontologist and researcher, the university town she thought of as a safe harbor has an insidious element at work. The rules of what is ordinary no longer seem to apply. Cate gradually becomes aware that there is a hidden presence, alien and cold and impossible to stop.
Dinosaur Lake
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,240. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Dinosaurs do still roam the earth; they're loose in Crater Lake National Park...and they're smart and hungry.
Parallel Developments: A Geophysical / Paleontological Timeline from Big Bang to 3000BC
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference, Nonfiction » History » History of things
This book is intended to provide a quick reference for anyone with an interest in Earth – from layman to scientist, and compiles the events Earth has experienced through its 4.6 billion years of history, presenting them in an orderly chronological sequence in order to allow the reader to place them in context with some of the global issues facing the world today.
Ape or Adam?: Making sense of evolution, creationism and intelligent design
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,080. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
There is still debate over how, and when, humans and other life arrived on Earth. Were we created a few thousand years ago, or did we evolve over millions of years? What should children be taught at school? This is an easy-to-read guide to the science behind our origins. It will appeal to anyone who is not sure what to believe, or is simply interested in the fascinating history of our planet.
Ramu II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,180. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The exciting sequel to “RAMU”. Casey Solstein is a brilliant young palaeontologist with the Boston Museum of Natural History. While at a market she happens upon a series of magazines that outline a supposedly fictional story about an impossibly big, and black, crocodile in the jungles of New Guinea. Only trouble is, the magazine was published before the discovery was made.
Evolution: What Darwin Did Not Know by Then..! [And the Origin of Species Through Species-Branding]
Price: $14.07 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
We all know that during the days of Darwin, the field of microscopy was at its infancy, and genetics did not exist as a field at all; at these times Darwin made remarkable achievements in the understanding of the origins of life. But science has come a long way since the days of Darwin. This book discusses about the concepts Darwin would have probably worked on, if he would be living amongst us..