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Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science

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 & 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.
Sailors of Science
Price: Free! Words: 54,140. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
Short stories about scientist
A Legacy of Lancashire: Its Chemists, Biochemists and Industrialists
Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Chemistry, Nonfiction » Science & 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..
The Origin And Evolution Of Religion And Science
Price: Free! Words: 157,330. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Evolution: A Scientifically Guided Thought Experiment: Book One: Evolution by Other Means..?
Price: Free! Words: 78,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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self-funded project attempting to find a much needed scientifically sound alternative to our current and rather outdated, model of evolutionary thinking.
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?
INTER GALACTIC ANCIENT HINDU
Price: Free! Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Antiquities & Archaeology, Nonfiction » Science & 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
FitzRoy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
The Remarkable Story of Darwin's Captain and the Invention of the Weather Forecast The name of Robert FitzRoy, captain of the Beagle, is forever linked with that of his most famous passenger, Charles Darwin. This exceptionally interesting biography brings FitzRoy out of Darwin's shadow for the first time, revealing a man who experienced high adventure, and suffered tragic disappointments.
¡Ellos fueron!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,660. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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.
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 & Nature » History of Science
This book guides you through the arrival and growth of alchemy in England in the medieval and Tudor periods.
Project Gemini Technology and Operations: A Chronology - Comprehensive Official History of the Pioneering Two-Man Missions Paving the Way for the Apollo Moon Landings (NASA SP-4002)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,980. Language: English. Published: January 10, 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 account of the events of Project Gemini, which paved the way for the successful Apollo moon landing program.
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.
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).
Bilim ve Bilimsel Yöntem
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: Turkish. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
Bu kitapta bilim, bilimsel yöntem, kuram ve yasa arasındaki farkı öğrenirken yaşadığımız dünya konusunda daha fazla güven duyacaksınız.
Recreating Your World
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
Do you want to achieve your goals? Don't wander around looking for someone to tell you what to do and how to do it. You can recreate the circumstances of your life and change them to suit you. This book contains principles on how you can recreate your world. Study and practise them. You CAN recreate your world.
Saturn V - America's Apollo Moon Rocket
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,200. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Bilimin Kısa Bir Tarihi
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 19,070. Language: Turkish. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Factismals for Space Cadets
Series: Factismals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Experiments & Projects, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
Did you ever wonder how they choose the names for astronomical objects (and if you could name a few yourself)? Or what Jupiter sounds like (and if you could listen)? Or whatever happened to atomic rockets (and if you could ride along)? Then this is the book for you!
The History of Life on Earth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
Evolution is one of the most fundamental principles that governs life. Its actions may be subtle, but they can be observed every day, such as predators hunting prey, or plant successions in competing for empty space.
Wings in Orbit: Scientific and Engineering Legacies of the Space Shuttle, 1971-2010
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 295,350. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
The printed version of Wings in Orbit, the official history of the Space Shuttle program, is an essential addition to the library of any spaceflight enthusiast. World Spaceflight News now presents this complementary flowing-text version for e-readers. This excellent NASA document has the dramatic tale of the development and operation of the most complex machine in history.

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