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Entering the Race to the Moon - Autobiography of an Apollo Rocket Scientist
Price: Free! Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the autobiography of a rocket scientist during the early years of NASA’s Apollo Mission to the moon. This writing describes four chapters of his life. Three were significant in U.S. history; early school integration in the deep south, a period of brutality in the Marine Corps, and the race to land a man on the moon. A fourth chapter includes short stories of his Sea Scout adventures.
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, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Politics & 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.
The Non-Anal Technical Writer's Survival Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Technical Writing
(4.00 from 1 review)
Survive in the world of technical writing without being anal. Based on 20 years' experience, this guide is easy to read, funny, and accurate, and is for technical writers of all levels of experience.
Cell Towers and Targeted Individuals
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations & Conspiracies, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Microwaves
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rev 3A - The CIA and FBI are involved in microwave torture against thousands of U.S. Citizens, that are called Targeted Individuals. This illegal program was developed out the the CIA's MK-Ultra project. This ebook identifies some of the executives, in my opinion, that know their company and assets, are being used against Targeted Individuals. Name them and shame them.
Bitcoin in Brief
Price: Free! Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Inventions
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bitcoin is all the rage these days. But what is it? Most people don't really know or understand much about the decentralized peer-to-peer cryptocurrency. If you want an easily understood, short introduction to this revolutionary technology, you’ve found the right book. The currency of the internet is Bitcoin, and Bitcoin is the internet of property ownership. Do you want to be left behind?
Carpenter Bee Traps
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Carpentry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Plans for making carpenter bee traps out of 2x4 or tree branch scraps & a jar using minimal tools.
The Truth about Engineers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Engineering (General), Nonfiction » Career Guides » Architecture & Engineering
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Truth about Engineers is unique look inside the world of engineering that will leave you laughing and shaking your head in disbelief. Cole Levine is an engineer with over 30 years of experience designing manufacturing facilities for some of America’s largest corporations. If you’re an engineer who’s been yearning for someone to write a tell-all book like this it’s a must-read for you.
Technical Description of the Infrared Laser used on the World Trade Center 9/11
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Lasers & Photonics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Optics & Light
(5.00 from 1 review)
This short technical paper presents the basic technical description of an Infrared Laser that was used on the World Trade Center on 9-11-2001. Readers advised to visit drjudywood.com. The Laser sits in geosyncronous orbit at 22,000 miles altitude. It is a large satellite and is likely still in orbit. In direct mode, the laser probably operates at 256*1.1 THz = 282 THz.
Solar System Calculation & Design
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this book you could learn a calculation on solar PV system.
An Introduction To Data Acquisition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: Australian English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electrical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A brief yet detailed study discussing the data acquisition process (Capturing Data, Signal conditioning, Data transmission, Data conversion and Information processing) focusing in some detail on Analogue to Digital and Digital to Analogue conversion. Includes research and study tasks making this book suitable for both personal and group study. Contains 55+ colour diagrams, formula and example Code
How Not to Register an ELT & Avoiding a Registration Mess
Price: Free! Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
(5.00 from 1 review)
"The following incident really happened – more or less. Names have been eliminated and circumstances changed to protect any idiots involved." That is the first paragraph of two companion articles (8,700 words combined) written for anyone who has to register a 406 MHz ELT with NOAA or has a part in the process. Rev. 5 posted on July 13, 2015.
How To Garden For Goats: Gardening, Foraging, Small-Scale Grain and Hay, & More
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This little eBook discusses why feeding your goats from your garden is a good idea, what they can eat from the garden, preparation involved, foraging wild food, feeding canning leftovers and kitchen scraps, small scale grain and hay growing, stover, sprouting grain, hydroponic foddering, plus how to make your own vitamin and mineral
Mathematical Solution for Time Travel
Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Time, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
(4.00 from 1 review)
This short technical note describes an approximate mathematical solution for Time Travel involving relativity and very brief time intervals. Limitations of the solution are discussed including possible error sources. Each reader must comprehend that our universe blinks off and on, more than 1 trillion times every second. Re-issued due to the CIA corruption at Amazon.
The Manual of Technical Communication: A Practical Guide to Writing Documents
Price: Free! Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Technical Writing
(4.00 from 1 review)
A guide for new and experienced professionals who need to write effective technical documents.
Wastewater Treatment Systems: Recycling Wastewater for Reuse
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / Water Supply
(4.00 from 1 review)
This eBook takes a look `at some of the benefits of recycling wastewater and the technologies utilized in modern wastewater treatment systems.
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
(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.
Warp Factor 10: Travel Faster than Light
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & 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. Light-years of distance can be traversed by performing millions of “hops." Readers must comprehend that our universe is literally blinking at 1.1 THz. By synchronizing a vehicle with this blinking frequency, faster than light travel is possible.
In Search of Lethality: Green Ammo and the M855A1 Enhanced Performance Round
You set the price! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Inventions
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In 2010 the Army fielded new rifle ammunition to its soldiers in Afghanistan. Developed as part of a lead-free ammunition program, the new rifle bullet produced a storm of outrage from the firearms community, who derided the new ammunition as needless “green wash” at a time when troops were dying in combat. This is the story of how "green" became "more lethal".
Treason at the Air Force Space Command
Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations & Conspiracies, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Microwaves
(1.00 from 1 review)
This short ebook provides the author's opinions and accuses 12 military officers of High Treason against the United States (The Dirty Dozen). The Air Force Space Command, headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is the primary organization that is using microwave satellite technology to track and attack civilians all around the world.
Faultless Fuel
Price: Free! Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / Pollution Control
(1.00 from 1 review)
This is a book about a new renewable energy system, which produces synthetic gasoline, diesel fuel, and jet fuel at sea using hydrogen, carbon dioxide and electricity. The electricity is produced by the higher energy waves in the open ocean, the hydrogen is removed from water, and the carbon dioxide is scrubbed from the atmosphere. The system is renewable, profitable, patented, and very green.