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The Making of a Scientist: A Memoir
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.
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
The Planet-Girded Suns: The History of Human Thought About Extrasolar Worlds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,430. 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.
Antidisestablishmentarianism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 210,950. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
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The Bible is a Book of Science Secular Humanism is a Religion of Mythology Antidisestablishmentarianism As the title of a book it is a little cumbersome, a little intimidating, except that it's absolutely essential to the discussion of Secular Humanism as America's Established religion and how we can disestablish it.
The Origin And Evolution Of Religion And Science
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.
The Intelligent Man's Guide to Flying Saucers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,820. 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
A Brief History of Physical Science
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 Scientist and the Sociopath
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.
Bad Science
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,730. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
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2011 Silver Award Winner for Humor in the Independent Publishers Awards! "Bad Science" takes a humorous look at bloodletting, alchemy, quack devices, the worship of meteorites, faked data, and secret testing on people. The history of science has been fraught with persecution, fraud,and ignorance on a massive scale, but that doesn't mean we can't laugh about it!
Vitrified Stones
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.
The Family Book
Series: Ringing Cedars of Russia, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,520. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / general, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
"THE FAMILY BOOK", the sixth book of the Series, describes another visit by the author to Anastasia's glade in the Siberian taiga and his conversations with his growing son, which cause him to take a new look at education, science, history, family and Nature.
What Is Secular Humanism?
Series: Serial Antidisestablishmentarianism, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,300. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Almost every American colony had some form of establishment of religion. This was because their religion consisted of proven and necessary facts of existence. Religion was reliable, logical and rational to them. The modern established religion of Secular Humanism teaches that it is the only scientifically-based belief system in existence.
Cognitive Performance Research at Brooks Air Force Base, Texas, 1960-2009
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
One of the aeromedical research groups at Brooks Air Force Base, Texas, focused on human cognitive performance. This historical review summarizes the work of that group from its founding through its closing, including biographies of scientists who influenced the group, the devices and techniques used by the group, and the group’s scientific contributions.
What Is Science?
Series: Serial Antidisestablishmentarianism, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,160. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Truth. Objectivity. Honesty. Evidence, eyewitness testimony, and step-by-step use of the scientific method is not just the domain of the secular humanist.
Bilimin Kısa Bir Tarihi
Price: $2.99 USD. 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.
Культурно-историческая концепция непротиворечия научных и религиозных истин
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
Alchemy in Medieval and Tudor England
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.
The Turbulent Birth of the Lick Observatory
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.
21st Century Essential Guide to the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) - Historic Scientific Accomplishments and Pioneering Science from Astronomy and Space to Robotics and Computer Science
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This ebook presents a compilation of authoritative documents providing an excellent, up-to-date overview of the research work of one of America's top research organizations, the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL). NRL has been involved in many historic scientific achievements, including gamma-ray radiography, radar, radio propagation, nuclear subs, spacecraft, and much more.
Saturn V - America's Apollo Moon Rocket
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,200. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Incorporating the historic Saturn V News Reference, this unique document provides extraordinary detail about America's Apollo moon rocket. Every major component and system on the incredibly successful Saturn V booster is covered in detail.