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The Lowdown on GMOs: According to Science
By Fourat Janabi
Price: Free! Words: 35,630. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Distrust of GMOs has increased in recent years from initiatives to label, ban, or warn the public. The Lowdown on GMOs features contributions by public scientists, authors, farmers, science writers and journalists answering the hard questions with elegance, ease, and evidence. This is a book for those who want to know what the evidence says and the implications of our actions regarding GMOs.
Tree Care Kit
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Learn how to improve urban tree health, position urban trees to better withstand severe weather (hurricane, ice storms, drought), and minimize damage and loss of not only the beloved trees, but also surrounding structures (homes, vehicles, powerlines, etc.) -- Be Tree Wise. Protect Life and Limbs.
Technological Cures for Global Warming
By Lenny Everson
Price: Free! Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
A short no-nonsense guide to using technology to reverse climate change. Updated to August of 2012.
окружающая среда!
By Teymur Roshdi
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: Russian. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Некоторая идея о нашей земле планеты...
Eco-fuel-FA (ECOFA) A viable solution
By Francisco Angulo
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
A group of Spanish developers working under the company name Ecofasa, headed by chief executive officer and inventor Francisco Angulo, has developed a biochemical process to turn urban solid waste into a fatty acid biodiesel feedstock. “It took more than 10 years working on the idea of producing biodiesel from domestic waste using a biological method,” Angulo told Biodiesel Magazine.
Understanding the Global Warming Hoax
By Leo Johnson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The propaganda of man-made global warming has been promoted by those with a political agenda. Scientific evidence supporting man-made global warming has now been investigated by scientists and found to be baseless. Are you ready for the facts? Each myth is exposed in this handy book.
Bighorn Sheep: Contributions of Montana State University Graduate Students to Understanding a Vulnerable Species, 1965-2000
By L. R. Irby
Price: Free! Words: 49,240. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
During 1965-2000, 21 Montana State University graduate students completed field studies of bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis). Their studies indicate that bighorn sheep can be a viable part of Montana’s fauna for the foreseeable future. Bighorns will never be as abundant as deer and elk because they have a narrower range of suitable habitat, but they do respond well to management.
2012 Doomsday, The Mayan Prophecy.
By Martin McGregor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
The Mayan Prophecy claims that in the year 2012, we will experience an event which will change our world forever. This book examines the very real threats that we face as we draw ever closer to the actual date of the prediction. The date is December 21st 2012. Will we be ready? Are we already doomed? Many other civilizations believe 2012 to be a significant year, as did Nostradamus.
Environment!
By Teymur Roshdi
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Some idea about our planet earth...
Design Process of an e-scarf
By Beam Vanwaardenberg
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012 by Bram Vanwaardenberg. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This text is a description of the design process of a scarf. This scarf has a pollution sensor inside the fabric. The challenge is to design this e-textile in such a way that recycling is possible.
The Sun Devices
By Christopher Jordan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
The Sun Devices contains series of solar tools designed to help individuals and organizations use solar energy. Each is based on ancient designs, simply updated with new materials and needs in mind. Areas include stone techniques, metalwork, recycling, new material synthesis, water/alcohol distillation, cooking and electrical power generation. Most of the devices are inexpensive and easy to build.
Peak of the Devil: 100 Questions (and answers) About Peak Oil
By Chip Haynes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,110. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010 by Satya House Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
(4.00 from 1 review)
Long-overdue foundation to critical global issue that is Peak Oil. With a deceptively light-hearted and witty tone, Haynes reveals how deeply connected oil is to virtually everything we buy and use, how looming scarcity will change how we live, and what we can do to prepare. After all, after Peak Oil there is a good chance that 100 years from now will look like 100 years ago, if we are lucky.
Thinking Green: Ethics for a Small Planet
By Karel Rogers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,560. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Nothing short of an environmental manifesto for mankind, this extraordinary and learned treatise teaches a different way of thinking about humans’ place on the planet.
Extreme Fundamentals of Energy
By Bob Dukish
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,820. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This book looks at energy in a fundamental way. It tries to answer questions about the nature of energy and ways to harness it. Power generation is examined and emerging innovative technologies are explored.
The Integrative Thinking Series: Environmental Issues, Policy and Management Collaboration Toolbox
By Wilson- Salmons
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Lynn Wilson and Janet Salmons co-authored this Toolbox to help researchers, practitioners and students understand, design, develop and implement environmental collaborations. Related materials including worksheets and exercises are available for free download at http://integrativethinking.info/.
Mother Earth's Twitter . . . 'Global Warming,' Her Response To Our Actions
By Car Ingman
Price: Free! Words: 12,000. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2012 by Spirit Wine Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Mother Earth is shuddering . . . NOT in a nervous little twitter at mankind’s flagrant disrespect of her, but ‘twitters’ her escalating rage to us through the energies ruling weather & atmospheric changes. 'Wind Drifters' Car Ingman & his wife sail into PARADISE & discover PERPETUAL DEVASTATION of nature's treasures, rapidly pointing the way to Earth's total destruction! AMERICA, PAY ATTENTION!
Speaking For The Earth 40th Anniversary Edition
By John Meier
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,220. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
50% of all author proceeds from this book are donated to environmental causes. It is written by former Howard Hughes aide and world recognized environmentalist John Meier. Written in 1970 for the 1st Earth Day, it is re-released now for the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day as Meier finds it of the up most importance for the environmental movement today to look back at what has/hasn't yet been done
Creating Loving Ecosystems
By Jesus (AJ Miller)
Price: Free! Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This ebook is a transcript of a series of audio presentations 
delivered by Jesus (AJ Miller) on 6th November 2012 in Kentucky, Australia. In these audios he describes the principles of how to create a loving ecosystem, including how humans are connected to the ecosystem, how ecosystems respond to love, and how to assist the ecosystem in its recovery.
Zion National Park, an Interpretive Road Guide
By David Gafney
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Towering vertical walls of colorful sedimentary rock surround you relaying simultaneously contradictory feelings of intimacy and overwhelming grandeur. This eBook (illustrated with 40 wilderness images and written by a former Zion interpretive ranger) allows you to experience a vicarious journey through one of America's truly great national parks.
Wanderings, Reflections of a Wilderness Nomad
By David Gafney
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 63,770. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
It was as if God had called and asked if I would like to try out heaven for a few months. But it wasn't really God; it was the chief naturalist at Zion National Park on the phone offering me a seasonal position. That call led to 15 years of blissful wanderings around the U. S., living and working in federal wilderness areas and in such diverse national parks as Yellowstone and the Smokey Mountains