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Recommended Practices for Human Space Flight Occupant Safety - Integration of Occupant and Public Safety, Radiation, Manufacturing, Operations, Medical Considerations
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
The document is intended to enable a dialogue among, and perhaps consensus of, government, industry, and academia on practices that will support the continuous improvement of the safety of launch and reentry vehicles designed to carry humans.
Department of Defense Report to Congress on Future Unmanned Aircraft Systems Training, Operations, and Sustainability
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » Military
This document outlines planned force capability growth and forecasted attrition of UAS aircraft through FY 2017; Military Department personnel required for training and operations; personnel and aircraft basing intentions; and required military construction (MILCON) and airspace requirements for bases hosting UAS.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Effects of Fire on Cultural Resources and Archaeology (Rainbow Series) Part 3 - Effects on Prehistoric Ceramics, Stone Artifacts, Rock Images, Fire Behavior and Effects
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,050. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
This state-of-knowledge review provides a synthesis of the effects of fire on cultural resources, which can be used by fire managers, cultural resource (CR) specialists, and archaeologists to more effectively manage wildland vegetation, fuels, and fire.
Environmental Laws Applicable to Construction and Operation of Ethanol Plants - NEPA, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Safe Drinking Water Act, Pollution Prevention Act
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This compliance assistance manual serves as a road map of information on federal environmental programs and federal and state agency roles. Air, water, hazardous waste, accident prevention and release reporting are examples of requirements that might apply.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force General Flight Rules, Aircraft Cockpit and Formation Flight Signals
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,250. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » Military
General flight rules - This instruction implements AFPD 11-2, Aircraft Rules and Procedures, by prescribing general flight rules that govern the operation of USAF aircraft (manned and unmanned) flown by USAF pilots.
The Taming of the Electron: A Story of Electric Charge and Discharge for Lighting and Electronics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Electricity
Benjamin Franklin recognized the attraction between objects given excess charge and objects made deficient in charge. Particle physicists attribute force of attraction to photons having particle and wave properties as do electrons. This force can produce damaging electric breakdown over a scale ranging from the atmosphere to electronic circuits and can produce light for illumination or display.
PIC® Micro Principles Teachers Pack V10
PIC® Micro Principles Teachers Pack V10 eBook covers all the topics of this popular software title used in schools and colleges worldwide for over twenty years and now also available as PC, Tablet and Smartphone Apps. See Additional Notes at the back of the book for instructions to download the accompanying interactive App which brings the 250+ topics to life.
WWII 1939 Polish Bomber PZL 37 “LOS”
Price: $11.49 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
PZL 37 “LOS” (Moose) was the most modern aircraft as part of the Polish Air Force during the German invasion in September 1939.
Advanced Manufacturing: National Strategic Plan, Manufacturing Innovation, Infrastructure and Facilities, Additive (3D) Manufacturing, National Bioeconomy Blueprint, Domestic Technology
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,870. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing
This impressive collection of federal reports and plans provides a complete overview of the outlook for advanced manufacturing in America, including 3D printing and additive manufacturing.
Radio Basics
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 by Richard Buttars. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
This document gives the basics of radio and how it is used. If you are interested in learning more about radio and radio communications this manual would be a good starting point for learning about it.
Marine Electrics Made Simple or How to Keep the Batteries Charged
Series: Cruising Boats, How to Select, Equip and Maintain. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
Marine electrics explained in plain language. How to keep the batteries charged. Discusses solar panels, wind generators, main engine charging systems, generators, battery types and much more.
The Varyag Now Receives China’s Mach 2.2 Naval Fighters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Operations Research
Shenyang J-15 China’s Mach 2.4 Capable 4.5th Generation Fighter Surprises the World in November 2012 By Making Landings & Takeoffs on Their Aircraft Carrier CV-16 Liaoning (ex-Soviet Varyag)
The 15 Most Popular Gift Ideas for Christmas 2013: Gadgets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
Looking for the perfect something for that special gadget geek or 'James Bond' in your life? You've found the right help! BE THE FIRST TO HAVE THE NEXT BIG THING BEFORE IT EVEN HITS THE STORES. This guide features "BRAND NEW, HIGHLY ACCLAIMED, HOT-OFF-THE-ASSEMBLY-LINE" GADGETS YOU CAN'T YET FIND IN STORES. Please read the long description before purchasing this book.
21st Century Complete Guide to Natural Gas Vehicles - Alternative Fuel Vehicles (AFV), Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), Technology, Safety, Refueling Issues
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,390. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This comprehensive and up-to-date ebook provides a unique guide to natural gas vehicles, compiling ten official documents with details of every aspect of the issue: CNG and LNG designs, success stories, references, information on safety and refueling issues, and much more.
NASA's First A: Aeronautics from 1958 to 2008 - From NACA to the Space Age, Dryden, Langley, Ames, X-Planes, Faget, Hypersonics, Lifting Bodies, V/STOL, Rutan, NASP, SST, Composites
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,010. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is a comprehensive history of NASA's aviation programs, starting with NACA research in the 1940s and 1950s through the space race to current times.
The Lost Technological Chronicles Of Nimrod
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
What was Nimrod building in the Bible as mentioned in the book of Genesis? Richard Henry explores the possibility that the Tower Of Babel may have been advanced technology. Western society is not even close to being the most advanced civilization that has existed on this planet as ancient societies matched and exceeded our modern level of technology.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Fire and Nonnative Invasive Plants (Rainbow Series) Part 2 - Invasion Ecology, Use of Fire to Control Plants, Northeast, Southeast, Central, West Bioregions
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,250. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
This state-of-knowledge review of information on relationships between wildland fire and nonnative invasive plants can assist fire managers and other land managers concerned with prevention, detection, and eradication or control of nonnative invasive plants.
Electronics Engineers Toolbox V10
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 24 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 24. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General)
Electronics Engineers Toolbox V10 eBook covers all the standard calculations required by students and professionals available in a quick and easy to use interactive look-up guide PC, Tablet and Smartphone Apps. DC Calculations, AC Calculations, Maths Calculations and Electronics Applications are presented as attractive screen images where simple mouse clicks select the calculation and enable you
Start Writing Technical Documentation TODAY!
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Technical Writing
Tongue-in-cheek title notwithstanding, this book is a powerful entry-level pathway to a successful technical writing career. Use this primer as a way to get started writing user guides, job aids, procedure manuals, step-by-step instructions and training guides.
Fire Weather (Agriculture Handbook 360) Part 2 - Guide for Application of Meteorological Information to Forest Fire Control Operations, Winds, Moisture, Temperature, Fronts, Thunderstorms, Climate
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Weather is never static. It is always dynamic. Its interpretation is an art.The environment is in control in wildland firefighting. Free-burning fires are literally nourished by weather elements, atmospheric components, and atmospheric motion.