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Perdidos en el espacio
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,630. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Durante décadas, la aventura espacial ha estado llena de evidentes y publicitados logros, pero también de fallas y de perdidas silenciosas. En este libro, Hugo Montero hace un recuento de las víctimas que fueron escondidas para evitar manchar la propaganda; náufragos y mártires espaciales que fueron vistos como meros daños colaterales.
Photonic Travel: Riding on a Beam of Light
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This short technical paper describes the technology that will be used to colonize distant planets in other solar systems. It is the most efficient form of transportation that is possible utilizing physical matter. A 5 watt laser pulse can be used to "push" a vehicle from Earth to Mars in about 12 minutes, at the speed of light. Suggestions for further research are made.
Golden Age Essays III
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You set the price! Words: 40,460. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
My third collection of essays covering diverse subjects: science & technology, economics, health & biology, ecology and theology. The title indicates a desire to bring man to a golden age, the desire of all sensible men throughout history. A little of this, a little of that to arrive there.
Energy Efficiency: How To Produce More Renewable Energy Without Paying Outrageous Bills?
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This book introduces alternative sources of energy, especially if you want to stop paying outrageous bills by producing more electric and fuel power. There are many technologies that convert the alternative sources of energy into electricity and fuel very effectively with little or no risk to the envornment and your wallet. Go green and grab your copy now!
Complete Guide to the 1961 SL-1 Fatal Nuclear Power Plant Accident - Accident and Recovery Operations Reports, Official Findings, Timeline of Events, Technical Details, Safety Implications
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,000. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Nuclear
Four official federal government reports provide the full details of the tragic SL-1 prototype nuclear power plant accident of January 3, 1961, the first and only immediately fatal American reactor accident.
Complete Guide to the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) - History from Atomic Reactors to Nuclear Waste Cleanup, Rickover and the Nuclear Navy, SL-1 Fatal Reactor Accident, Uranium and Plutonium
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 232,620. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Two comprehensive histories of the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) provide extensive information about the lab's role in the development of nuclear reactors and other technologies, covering the period from before its establishment in 1949 through 2010.
A Wind Turbine Recipe Book 2014 English Units Edtion
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
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.
Sunny's Guide Solar Reference
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: 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 Reverse Osmosis Works: A Look at Industrial RO
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Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Technology
This eBook sheds some light on the science and process of reverse osmosis as it pertains to industrial water filtration.
Basics of Industrial Automation
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
The author has participated in industrial automation projects since 1995, beginning as an industrial electrician automation wood saws and ending as a sophisticated engineer working on original equipment manufacturing. The author has participated on about 50 projects for 50 clients that are part of the clientele of the companies the author has directly reported to. The book is a brief outline.
Advanced Commercial Nuclear Reactor Licensing, Report to Congress - Innovative New Designs, Gas-Cooled, Sodium Fast, Small Module, Liquid Metal, Next Generation Nuclear Plant
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,360. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Nuclear
This report, prepared in response to the Congressional request and follow-on discussions with Congressional staff, addresses the NRC's overall strategy for and approach to preparing for the licensing of advanced reactors.
Loss of Signal: Aeromedical Lessons Learned from the STS-107 Columbia Space Shuttle Mishap - Aerospace Medicine, Reentry and Spacecraft Breakup, Search and Recovery, Forensic Sciences
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,400. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Loss of Signal presents the aeromedical lessons learned from the Columbia accident that will result in enhanced crew safety and survival on human space flight missions.
MiGs Over Nevada
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 78,610. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Acoustics & Sound
MiGs Over Nevada describes Area 51 operations where a small group of CIA personnel and contract specialists served customers such as the US Air Force, the US Navy, and numerous corporate entities seeking technological tradecraft existing only at Area 51. The book also provides a view into the recruitment of this secret cadre and how living under a cloak of secrecy affected their families.
STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths Principles V10
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Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 53 ยท Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 53. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,870. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths Principles V10 eBook covers all the topics of this popular software title used in schools and colleges worldwide for over twenty years and now available as a Tablet and Smartphone App.
Naval Air Training: Air to Air Intercept Procedures Workbook - Pursuit, Radar, Displays and Flight Path Visualization, Intercept Geometry Fundamentals, Counterturn, Missiles
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,460. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This fascinating guide by the Navy covers training for intercepts by fighter plane pilots.
NASA's Commercial Orbital Transportation Services: A New Era in Spaceflight - History of International Space Station (ISS) Cargo and Crew, SpaceX, Orbital Sciences, Bigelow
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,630. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This document provides a history of the NASA Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS) program executed by the Commercial Crew & Cargo Program Office from 2006 to 2013 at the Johnson Space Center. It provides unique insight into the amazing commercial effort that has seen two companies, SpaceX and Orbital Sciences, supply cargo services to the International Space Station (ISS).
Prince2 for Beginners - Introduction to Prince2 Project Management Concepts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by AP Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Project Management
The PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) Exam is a de facto process-based project management method used widely throughout the United Kingdom and internationally, as well. This book is designed to help you learn more about the examination process, including test questions, so you can prepare for and pass it to earn your PRINCE2 certification.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
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"
Radio Basics
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 by Richard Buttars. Category: 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.