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The impact of disasters on agriculture and food security
Price: Free! Words: 29,740. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
This study assesses the impact of medium to large scale natural hazards and disasters on the agriculture sector and subsectors in developing countries between 2003 and 2013, focusing on direct physical damage and indirect economic losses. The findings of the study are expected to support national and international efforts to reduce damage and losses caused by disasters.
Edge of Disaster
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by AEC Stellar Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Hurricane Katrina was a tragedy for many, but did birth a great revival in energy and enterprise for the area, and for me. Many from the New Orleans area have their "Katrina stories," and this is mine.
Ice Age
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
The theory that came in from the cold... John and Mary Gribbin tell the remarkable story of how we came to understand the phenomenon of Ice Ages. How frequently do Ice Ages occur? How do astronomical rhythms affect the Earth's climate? Have there always been two polar ice caps? What does the future hold?
Traditional Agronomic Practices for Typical Land Classes Context of Climate Variability
Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science
Traditional Agronomic Practices for Typical Land Classes in the Context of Climate Variability. Situational analysis over a period of time in the two villages in the semi-arid drought-prone area in southern India.
Deserts & Droughts: How Does Land Ever Get Water
Series: Climate Basics. Price: $2.99 $2.24 USD. (25% off!) Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2018 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Are you afraid the planet is drying out from Global Warming? Don't be. This short book explains why the Warming Alarmist position on droughts is upside-down, backwards and inside-out. It all has to do with how land ever gets water. Without warming, all the lands of Earth would be dry as a bone.
Space Clouds: A Short Guide to Observing Noctilucent Clouds and the Science Behind Them
Price: $8.44 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Noctilucent clouds are spectacular formations that shine in the dead of summer night. If you've never seen them before, or if you want to know more about how they form and how scientists study them, this handy guide written for a general audience will take you gently by the hand. Packed with stunning images of 'space clouds', this guide will take you on a tour of Earth's highest, coldest clouds!
Flood Survival - The Complete Guide on What to do Before, During, and After a Storm
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
According to FEMA, in the United States, you’re more likely to experience a flood than any other natural disaster. Within the pages of The Complete Flood Guide, the authors reveal the risk that a flood imposes on humans and their well-being, share powerful tips on storm preparation, and provide practical steps that will help you deal with the effects of floods.
Climate Myths: The Campaign Against Climate Science
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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Climate Myths is both a primer on climate change and a definitive rebuttal of climate science denial. It puts the campaign against climate science in historical, political, and economic context and juxtaposes the claims of climate change deniers with the facts about climate change as revealed by authoritative climate science.
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, & technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & 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.
Universal Mass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Every living creature on planet Earth shrank in size by a factor of five. What used to weigh 100 pounds now weighs 20 pounds. Elephants the size of dogs, pigs the size of mice, mice the size of aphids, humans the size of groundhogs are now the norm.
Tornado Buster: An Essay
Price: $1.00 USD. (Free!) Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Prevent tornadoes by discharging electric energy into the earth via flying lightning rods. Build heavy lift high torque engine, slow moving planes to do so. Large propellers, big air foil area, extended landing gear and discharge cables.
Weather Satellite Programs at Risk: Problems with America's Polar and Geostationary Environmental Satellites, JPSS and GOES, Possible Gaps in Critical Data for Weather Forecasting Models
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,030. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is a comprehensive collection of investigative reports and official information about the vital issue of America's polar and geostationary weather observation satellites. Prolonged delays in the development program of these satellites threatens to create a dangerous gap in coverage, adversely affecting the accuracy of critical weather forecasts.
Historic Reclamation Projects: Project Skywater - Rainmaking, Weather Modification, History and Politics, Technology, Testing, and Implementation
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Skywater aimed to demonstrably prove that there was a practical basis for weather modification, as it was popularly called, in terms of cost-benefit and environmental sensibility.
How To Use 80% Less Water and Live Respectably
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by infoway. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
The author lives an extreme water conservation and low carbon footprint lifestyle. This ebook gives specifics concerning it and how he so effectively uses so little water compared to the general population.
Sky Dog: Lessons From Katrina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,540. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
This compelling book was written by A resident of New Orleans who personally experienced hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. In Sky Dog he presents the real picture of what was going on on the ground; Sky Dog is all about mis-perception.
2011 Essential Guide to Hurricane Survival, Safety, and Preparedness: Practical Emergency Plans and Protective Measures, Plus Complete Information on Hurricanes and Tropical Storms
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 365,030. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Earth sciences
This comprehensive ebook provides a thorough review of practical emergency plans and protective measures for surviving the horrible consequences of hurricanes: winds, floods, and storm surge. There is material from every federal agency with a role in hurricane survival: NOAA, National Weather Service, National Hurricane Center, FEMA, and the CDC.
Sunshine, Blue Skies ... At Home with Wind and Solar Energy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
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Taking the mystery out of energy by explaining the fundamentals of conventional and alternative energy sources, by providing practical advice about wind and solar energy for your home and small business, and by giving alternative energy suppliers a roadmap to growing the community of alternative energy users.
Assessment Report: Causes and Predictability of the 2011-14 California Drought - NOAA Drought Task Force - Climate Change Global Warming Contribution, Data, Simulations, Winter Precipitation, SST
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
The causes and predictability of the California drought during the three consecutive rainy seasons (November-April) 2011/12 to 2013/14 are analyzed using observations and ensembles of simulations conducted with seven atmosphere models forced by observed sea surface temperatures (SSTs).
21st Century Ultimate Guide to Tornadoes and Severe Thunderstorms: Forecasting, Meteorology, Safety and Preparedness, Tornado History, Storm Spotting and Observation, Disaster Health Problems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 277,970. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Uncover the mysteries of tornadoes and severe thunderstorms and learn about safety and preparedness measures with this authoritative compilation of up-to-date official documents. The seven chapters in this massive, thousand-page compilation report on everything about tornadoes: Science, Meteorology, Safety and Preparedness, Storm Observation and Spotting, and much more.
Life is Like a Weather Forecast ( A Storm Chaser Looks at Life's Storms )
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
In this book, a storm chaser explores the science behind modern weather forecasting, some ancient weather wisdom and how that relates to life itself. He shares his personal journey of discovery and the strange twists and turns that happen on the roads of Tornado Alley. He tells of his experiences chasing some of the largest storms on earth (from a safe distance, most of the time!)