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Children of the Flood
Price: Free! Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2019. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
What if the West Antarctic Ice Sheet melts? Where will we live if there are ever more human beings for ever less land? Here's a dramatic and at times light-hearted exploration of some solutions that are being proposed -- or even being implemented. Under the earth or atop the sea -- will we be able to live well there if need to arises?
Learning Lessons in the Electricity Sector
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 16,290. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Electrical
This study reviews the key lessons over the past 10 years drawn from Asian Development Bank assistance in the electricity and power sector, with inputs coming from more than 60 reports.
Issue #13 Printing and Graphics Science Group Newsletter
Series: Printing and Graphics Science Group Newsletters, #13. Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Condensed Matter, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Industrial Technology
The Printing and Graphics Science (PGS) Group of The Institute of Physics promotes the application of physics in current and emerging printing and display technologies. It connects graphics arts sectors with the emerging printed electronics, bioprinting, plastic electonics and 3D printing sectors. The newsletter appears yearly in print, online and as an E Book. This is the 2019 edition, #13.
Artificial Intelligence: Understanding A.I. and the Implications of Machine Learning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Intelligence (AI) & semantics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automation
Artificial Intelligence: Understanding A.I. and the Implications of Machine Learning is a book designed to give you a concise overview about the beginnings of intelligent machines, our current modern approach and the impact of artificial intelligence on future technology and human existence.
The Fast Track to Getting Started in Ham Radio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Radio
Thinking about getting into ham radio? Great! Let an experienced ham and award-winning ham radio author and presenter take you on a guided tour of the hobby and how to become part of it.
Wind Sucks. It Doesn't Blow. And Other Insights from Buckminster Fuller
Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » General
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This short, illustrated book is about the observations and insights of Buckminster Fuller. Though he’s best remembered for the geodesic dome and Buckyballs, Fuller offered many thought-provoking ideas about evolution, history, technology and existence itself, including the observation that created the title for this book.
Bridge the Gap: A Beginner's Guide to Remote ADR and Source-Connect
Price: Free! Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Acoustics & Sound, Essay » Technology
"Bridge the Gap: A Beginner's Guide to Remote ADR and Source-Connect" is a Master's thesis written for ADR engineers and students interested in local and remote ADR workflow and focuses on the process of using Source-Connect as a method of recording remote ADR and voiceover.
Shanghai Manholes
Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Civil / General
While many have dedicated much time and energy to showcasing the buildings and historical sites of the former International Settlement and French Concession in Shanghai, the purpose of this book is to highlight the forgotten remnants of infrastructure – still dotting the streets – originally installed by the foreign powers that once called Shanghai home.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 47, Number 1
Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 13,780. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electrical, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / Circuits / General
Analog Dialogue -- A Forum for the Exchange of Circuits, Systems, and Software for Real-World Signal Processing Analog Dialogue is the technical magazine of Analog Devices. It discusses products, applications, technology, and techniques for analog, digital and mixed-signal processing. This is Volume 47, Number 1, 2013
Gestión y Planificación del Mantenimiento Industrial
Price: Free! Words: 7,310. Language: Spanish. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Industrial Engineering
El presente libro le permitirá desarrollar su habilidad para implementar procesos de gestión estratégica del mantenimiento dentro de una planta industrial.
Flipping Cars, How to Find'em & Flip'em for Fun & Profit
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automotive
This book will guide you through simple steps on how to flip cars starting with how to buy a car and what car fixing you should do before you embark on car selling. You will also be given the steps for how to sell on eBay. This guide is simple enough for the beginner and filled with plenty of tips and examples for the best ways to flipping cars. It can be a fun and profitable business.
Welcome to My Farm - Agri-tourism at its Best - 17 Ways to Make Money From Your Farm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / General
The word ‘agri-tourism’ is a word coined by the agricultural (farming) industry to define what takes place when someone experiences the happenings of a particular farm by way of visiting and possibly participating in the workings of that farm. It’s a form of educational entertainment.
Easy(er) Electrical Principles for Extra Class Ham License
Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Radio
Taking an exam in order to get a ham license is quite stressful ordeal as it comes. To make things worse most people get extremely confused when dealing with calculations required. This guide will help you understand how to come to the answer as simply as possible and without calculator (which you will inevitably forget at home). Only Electrical Principles part of an exam is covered
Municipal Broadband: A Guide to Politics, Policies, and Success Factors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Telecommunications
Municipalities can revitalize their communities and improve their finances by taking the future of broadband into their own hands. This book will help them understand how to do it. Drawing on case studies from public administrators and peer-reviewed literature, this book identifies the factors that determine success or failure for a publicly owned broadband network.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 47, Number 4
Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / Circuits / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / General
Analog Dialogue -- A Forum for the Exchange of Circuits, Systems, and Software for Real-World Signal Processing Analog Dialogue is the technical magazine of Analog Devices. It discusses products, applications, technology, and techniques for analog, digital and mixed-signal processing. This is Volume 47, Number 4, 2013
Certified Solidworks Professional Advanced Sheet Metal Exam Preparation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Drafting & Mechanical Drawing
This book is based on the actual CSWPA-SM exam. It is the most complete and comprehensive book on CSWPA-SM available, and it will thoroughly prepare you to take and pass the CSWPA-SM exam. Each and every step comes with actual exam screen captures and step by step solutions with screen captures from solidworks.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 48, Number 1
Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / Circuits / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / Digital
Analog Dialogue -- A Forum for the Exchange of Circuits, Systems, and Software for Real-World Signal Processing Analog Dialogue is the technical magazine of Analog Devices. It discusses products, applications, technology, and techniques for analog, digital and mixed-signal processing. This is Volume 48, Number 1, 2014
North American Contraflow Masonry Heater Glossary of Terms
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Masonry
A glossary of English language terms for the construction and operation of masonry heaters. Intended for use with current and upcoming electronic pamphlets by Pyromasse Publications. The North American Contraflow Masonry Heater Glossary of Terms lists alphabetically the most commonly used terms for materials, construction technique and operation. This e pamphlet is available at no cost.
Tiny House Builder - How to Build a Simple Wooden House - Step By Step Guide With Over 100 Pictures and Plans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Carpentry
It is everyone’s dream to own a home in a quiet, secluded and serene environment. Owning such a home offers total privacy and a therapeutic experience that can’t be found elsewhere. Regardless of whether it is the primary or secondary residence, it offers the perfect getaway during weekends and holidays.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 48, Number 2
Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electrical, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / Circuits / General
Analog Dialogue -- A Forum for the Exchange of Circuits, Systems, and Software for Real-World Signal Processing Analog Dialogue is the technical magazine of Analog Devices. It discusses products, applications, technology, and techniques for analog, digital and mixed-signal processing. This is Volume 48, Number 2, 2014