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How to Travel Faster than Light
Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This short technical paper presents the first practical technology solution for traveling faster than the speed of light. Most of the hardware & technology necessary for the first tests have already been developed, although faster computer processors may be required for synchronization. Light-years of distance can be traversed by performing millions of “hops."
Factory farming and animal liberation: the New Zealand experience
Price: Free! Words: 60,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book describes the shocking ways factory farmed animals are treated in New Zealand, the lengths industry and government will go to maintain the status quo, and effective ways to make a difference for animals as individuals and as a society. The issues raised about exploitation, political influence and effective activism can be applied to many situations worldwide.
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 and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
A very "hands-on" guide to every step in the process of building a 2 metre diameter wind turbine for battery charging. The turbine will produce 800kWh of energy on a site with 5 m/s mean wind speed. It uses more durable ferrite magnets for longer service life. The ebook is packed with colour photos and diagrams to clarify the text. "They can tell you more than thousand words"
Design of a Programmer
Price: Free! Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General)
This book will aid you in being a better programmer. If you have plans to start learning programming or have just began, then this is the right time to read this book. In any other case as well, the time is still good.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 48, Number 1
Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Circuits / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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
Android Tutorial Gallery Photos - Pondokprogrammer Mobile
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications
Android Tutorial Gallery Photos, it's about real code implementation of android programming. This book have included source code by creatorb - Pondokprogrammer Mobile
Warp Factor 10: Travel Faster than Light
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
This short technical paper presents the first practical technology solution for traveling faster than the speed of light. Most of the hardware & technology necessary for the first tests have already been developed, although faster computer processors may be required for synchronization. Light-years of distance can be traversed by performing millions of “hops."
Sunny's Guide Solar Reference
Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
The complete guide to photovoltaic solar design and engineering, geared towards professionals including designers, engineers, project managers, electricians and foremen. The first part of the guide has introductory information that would be useful for the beginner and expert alike, while the later parts of the guide are in-depth technically.
How to Travel through Time
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Signals & Signal Processing
This short technical paper provides the mathematics for Time Travel. Some background in math is necessary to understand it. A basic vehicle configuration is shown.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 48, Number 2
Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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
501 Contractor Tips
Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Construction, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
This book is full of my personal successes and failures as a contractor and construction worker. It's been a long journey and I'm sure there's more lessons to learn in the future. I'm sharing some of the ones I've already experienced, in hopes that you will learn to profit from them.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 48, Number 3
Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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 3, 2014
A Wind Turbine Recipe Book 2014 English Units Edtion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
For the first time the Wind Turbine Recipe Book is available for North American readers (using inches and AWG wires) in ebook format. The Recipe Book covers all aspects of building wind turbines in a range of sizes. These proven designs combine simplicity with efficiency and reliability. These turbines are used to all over the world to provide electricity using local manufacture.
How Reverse Osmosis Works: A Look at Industrial RO
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Pollution Control
This eBook sheds some light on the science and process of reverse osmosis as it pertains to industrial water filtration.
Ideas for Post-human Civilization
Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: American English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
Most people imagine the future to be a wonderful place, perhaps even flawless. Just how good the future is? In the book: Ideas for Post-human Civilization, the author has a rather pessimistic view on this topic. Through convincing evidence, the book will show you some dangerous flaws that exist in the society today that might drive humanity to extinction in the future.
Microsoft Project Scheduling - Multiple Shift Work
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 240. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
CCL was conducting a recent CPM training seminar when a question was asked about scheduling in shifts using Microsoft Project. Microsoft Project does not recognize shifts. This creates challenges especially when the work is occurring during multiple shifts in a day.
Pumps and Hydraulic Rams - With Numerous Engravings and Diagrams, Paul Hasluck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,260. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Plumbing
Written by Paul Hasluck this book was published in 1907. The book has been re-published from the original and contains the whole script, diagrams and formulas. The book has been reformatted to help reading on ebook readers and is not just a scanned copy of the original
Energiutvinning
Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: Swedish. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Ett försök att skapa det teoretiska underlaget för utvinnande av s.k. "fri" energi med utgångspunkt från den danske mystikern och filosofen Martinus skrifter.
A Vehicle for Time Travel
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This short technical note describes an approximate mathematical solution for Time Travel involving relativity and very brief time intervals. Basic configuration for a vehicle is shown. This paper will only be meaningful to those with a background in calculus, physics, and/or engineering. Each reader must comprehend that our universe blinks off and on, 1 trillion times each second (1.039 THz).