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The Making of a Scientist: A Memoir by Calvin Fuller
Price: Free! Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014 by Robert W. Fuller. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
The Making of a Scientist is Calvin Fuller’s story of his youth, education, and scientific career in the greatest research laboratory of the postwar era.
The Origin And Evolution Of Religion And Science by Dennis Goldwater
Price: Free! Words: 157,330. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
A simple, unified model of nature and of the dimensions of time and space demonstrates how the evolution of our species naturally led to two symmetrical yet seemingly incompatible ways that our ancestors learned to understand nature; religion and science. Each of the stages in the evolution of nature, and of human awareness of nature, of religion, of science, and of language is analyzed in depth.
Pumps and Hydraulic Rams - With Numerous Engravings and Diagrams, Paul Hasluck by Richard Jemmett
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
The Planet-Girded Suns: The Long History of Belief in Exoplanets by Sylvia Engdahl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,260. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Ad Stellae Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
From the late 17th century until the end of the 19th, almost all educated people believed that the stars are suns surrounded by inhabited planets. This book, first published by Atheneum in 1974 and now updated to include the scientific knowledge gained during the past 40 years, tells the story of the rise, fall, and eventual renewal of widespread conviction that we are not alone in the universe.
A Brief History of Physical Science by John Cramer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,480. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
This book traces the development of the modern scientific understanding of the physical world. The historical approach allows us to see not only how the content of the physical sciences was formed but also how cultural, philosophical and religious influences and attitudes have played a major role in that development.
The Intelligent Man's Guide to Flying Saucers by T. M. Wright
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
This book, the first ever by T. M. Wright, is an extensive, probing survey of the state of UFO experiences circa the late 1960s. It is a thoughtful, well-written book with photographs. Contents Include: 12 Questions Most Often Asked About Flying Saucers Classic Cases -- Twenty Cases Typical of the UFO Phenomena Explanations Flap Periods Contactees A Summary
The Scientist and the Sociopath by Joseph D'Agnese
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,200. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
THE SCIENTIST AND THE SOCIOPATH presents 16 remarkable nonfiction stories, some of real-life scientists tackling theories and discoveries that will change our world, others of laymen grappling with some aspect of science in their lives. Culled from the author’s reporting for magazines such as Discover, Wired and Seed, these tales are presented together for the first time.
Vitrified Stones by Christopher Jordan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Evidence from the Inca Vestiges of Peru. Analysis and discussion of this mysterious phenomena found throughout the ancient world. Possibly the first spectral analysis of the vitrified stone mystery.
Bilimin Kısa Bir Tarihi by Murat Yildirimoglu
Price: Free! Words: 19,060. Language: Turkish. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Bu kitap, okuyucusunu bilimin yaklaşık 2500 yıllık tarihinde kısa ve eğlenceli bir gezintiye çıkarmayı amaçlıyor. Giderek karmaşıklaşan, anlaşılması zor bilimsel kavramları açıklıyor. Her yaştan insanın okuyup bir şeyler öğrenebileceği bilgiler içeriyor. Amaçlarından birisi de, okuyucusunun bilime ve dünyaya karşı yaklaşımını dönüştürmek.
Alchemy in Medieval and Tudor England by Guthrie Stewart
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 17,660. Language: British English. Published: June 25, 2014 by The New Curiosity Shop. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
This book guides you through the arrival and growth of alchemy in England in the medieval and Tudor periods.
INTER GALACTIC ANCIENT HINDU by Krishna Kripa
Price: Free! Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Antiquities & Archaeology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
THE BOOK POINTS OUT ONE OF THE BIGGEST ERRORS COMMITTED IN HUMAN HISTORY. WHILE TRACING HUMAN EVOLUTION WE HAVE SKIPPED AN ENTIRE HUMAN CIVILIZATION THAT EXISTED ON EARTH BEFORE THE LAST ICE AND DROWNED IN FLOODS AT THE END OF THE LAST ICE AGE, CONSEQUENTLY WE HAVE SKIPPED AN ENTIRE BRANCH OF SCIENCES DEVELOPED BY THIS CIVILIZATION PASSED DOWN TO US BY THE SURVIVORS OF THIS CIVILIZATION IN THE FOR
Культурно-историческая концепция непротиворечия научных и религиозных истин by Наталья Рассадина
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 180,090. Language: Russian. Published: November 1, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Вселенная, писал Г.Лейбниц, это океан, так что малейшее движение в нем отзывается на самом отдаленном расстоянии. В бесконечной «паутине» отношений и связей – жизнь мира. Развитие мира есть необратимое, определенное направленное и закономерное изменение материальных и идеальных объектов, приводящее к возникновению нового качества. В основе развития мира лежат не случайные, но те проистекающие из с
Bilim ve Bilimsel Yöntem by Murat Yildirimoglu
Price: Free! Words: 5,890. Language: Turkish. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Bu kitapta bilim, bilimsel yöntem, kuram ve yasa arasındaki farkı öğrenirken yaşadığımız dünya konusunda daha fazla güven duyacaksınız.
The Turbulent Birth of the Lick Observatory by Rick Novy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
With drama equal to any fiction, this article explores the story of how a major research institution came into being at the top of a mountain at the end of the 19th Century.
¡Ellos fueron! by Mauricio-José Schwarz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,660. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Ellos fueron algunos científicos muy conocidos, y otros que sin llegar a ser famosos han sido influencias poderosas en el avance de distintas disciplinas. 50 hombres y mujeres que investigaron el universo con la ciencia y hallaron las respuestas que dan forma a nuestra vida cotidiana, nuestro conocimiento, nuestro bienestar, nuestra salud y nuestro futuro.
Ice Age by John Gribbin & Mary Gribbin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and 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?
Evolution: A Scientifically Guided Thought Experiment: Book One: Evolution by Other Means..? by Maria B. O'Hare
Price: Free! Words: 78,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book is free. It is an entirely self-funded project attempting to find a much needed scientifically sound alternative to our current and rather outdated, model of evolutionary thinking.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1986 and 1988 Missions, STS 61-C, STS-26, STS-27 by Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,540. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1986 and 1988: STS 61-C, STS-26, and STS-27. For obvious reasons, a mission report was not issued for Challenger's final mission 51-L on January 28, 1986. In these thorough reports, with information not available on NASA website descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail.
A Legacy of Lancashire: Its Chemists, Biochemists and Industrialists by Brian Halton
Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
A chronological collation of those chemists, biochemists and Industrialists born in the county of Lancashire in the UK who have made a notable contribution to their subject and to mankind in general starting with William Henry in 1774..