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William H. Pickering: America's Deep Space Pioneer - Jet Propulsion Laboratory Leader, Explorer 1, Ranger and Surveyor Lunar Missions for Apollo Preparation, Mars and Venus Probes (NASA SP-2008-4113)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - tells the amazing story of the life and work of Dr. William H. Pickering, leader of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL).
On Mars: Exploration of the Red Planet 1958-1978 (NASA SP-4212) - Comprehensive Official History of the Viking Program and Man's First Successful Landing on Mars, Voyager and Mariner Programs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,180. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive and insightful account of America's Mars exploration program in the early days of the space program, culminating in the successful Viking landings in 1976.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1995 Missions, STS-63, STS-67, STS-71, STS-70, STS-69, STS-73, STS-74
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,600. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1995: STS-63, STS-67, STS-71, STS-70, STS-69, STS-73, and STS-74. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: NASA Engineers and the Age of Apollo - Stories of the Engineers Who Made the Moon Landing Possible (NASA SP-4104)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,090. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
This comprehensive official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a fascinating collection of interviews with engineers involved with the NASA space program and the Apollo moon landing project.
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 & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1993 Missions, STS-54, STS-56, STS-55, STS-57, STS-51, STS-58, STS-61
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,800. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1993: STS-54, STS-56, STS-55, STS-57, STS-51, STS-58, and STS-61. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.
Beyond Reason: Knowledge, Religion and Science in The West
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 81,530. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religion & Science
Where did God come from? Where did He go? What did science inherit from religion? Why does any of this matter? Beyond Reason is a plea for tolerance and understanding in the guise of a 3,000 year intellectual history of religion and science, from the Greeks to the geeks. Critics and readers have enjoyed the conversational, non-academic style and the absence of partisan views.
Brief Lives
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 90,280. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Reference
Over the past five centuries, scientific imagination and technological ingenuity have created a deep understanding of the physical world. In a wide-ranging set of closely interrelated brief biographies of scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs, philosophers, artists and an economist they give a comprehensive overview of how the modern world emerged.
¿Eres existoso? La historia y los científicos responden
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 53,570. Language: Spanish. Published: January 25, 2018 by Derzeit | Fábrica de Contenidos. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
Todos queremos ser exitosos y todos queremos ser felices; el problema está en lo que entendemos por éxito y felicidad. De manera amena y basada en casos reales de la historia de la medicina, la autora busca entender el éxito y, por tanto, una expresión de la felicidad.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1992 Missions, STS-42, STS-45, STS-49, STS-50, STS-46, STS-47, STS-52, STS-53
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,700. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1992: STS-42, STS-45, STS-49, STS-50, STS-46, STS-47, STS-52, and STS-53. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.
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 & 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
A Brief History of Physical Science
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,470. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1997 Missions, STS-81, STS-82, STS-83, STS-84, STS-94, STS-85, STS-86, STS-87
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,510. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1997: STS-81, STS-82, STS-83, STS-84, STS-94, STS-85, STS-86, and STS-87. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.
Psychanalyse Plurielle
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 65,280. Language: French. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
Regroupement en 1990 des arguments et éléments produits à partir de 1985 assistant l’extension de la psychanalyse à l’écologie (passage de la psychanalyse de ‘singulariste’ à ‘plurielle’). La conception de l’Environnement gagne des apports de la notion d’Inconscient – la subjectivation narcissique devient subjectivité politique.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Report: STS-1, April 1981 - Young and Crippen Pilot Columbia on the First Space Shuttle Mission - Complete Technical Details of All Aspects of the Historic Flight
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
This is the official final mission report issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center for the flight of STS-1, the first Space Shuttle mission launched in April 1981 with John Young and Robert Crippen. In addition to technical details, this report includes the report of Young and Crippen on the mission. Over 60 orbiter anomalies are discussed.
The Forbidden History of Science
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,080. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
In this book, we are going to do something remarkable. We will show you how easily science could have taken an entirely different route from the one it did take. Science need not be scientific empiricism and materialism. It could be scientific rationalism and idealism.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1998 Missions, STS-89, STS-90, STS-91, STS-95, STS-88
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,470. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1998: STS-89, STS-90, STS-91, STS-95, and STS-88. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.