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College Biology Exams, 2007-2010
Price: Free! Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
A superb study guide! This book contains all the exams given during a four-year period at a major university. Questions are sorted into general areas (genetics, evolution, metabolism, etc.) Although answers are not provided, they should be easy to obtain using any standard text.
THE MYTH OF HUMAN INTELLIGENCE: NATURE'S INCREDIBLE WAYS OF PROBLEM-SOLVING
Price: Free! Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » System Theory, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Complex systems of varied nature, living and non-living, with or without a brain, end up in a strikingly similar state of functional and structural organization! Why? How? This is the basis of this book written by a medical doctor, who is also a biochemist. Quite often it is difficult to evade the question - does the brain really matter? The author draws on solid science to justify his argument.
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine
Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Azinet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Why do we age? This book describes the exciting development of theories that say that we age because we are purposely designed to have a limited lifespan; we are programmed to age and die. This theory strongly suggests that we can find pharmaceutical agents that generally delay aging and age-related diseases like cancer and heart disease. Print length 255 pages, 28 illustrations.
Sons of Monkeys - A New Study Of The Human Animal By A Down On His Luck Chinaman With A Zoology Degree
You set the price! Words: 173,740. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » History » War
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Sons of Monkeys will radically redefine the human species. In a ground-breaking re-evaluation of how we select our mates, zoologist and teacher Mars Q will explain the existence of war, genocide, and chronic poverty by treating humans like any other animal on the planet. No rock goes unturned as he smashes centuries of dogma and leaves the academic world scorched. Not even Jesus is off limits.
The Biology of Consciousness: Case Studies in Kundalini
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,590. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Life Force Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
The nine case studies in this book document the different ways Kundalini is awakened and include: sexual ecstasy, meditation, drugs, emotional crises, eye-gazing, and Shaktipat. Case Studies in Kundalini ably supports the hypothesis that consciousness exists outside the body and is not extinguished at the time of death.
Brain Facts
Price: Free! Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
Brain Facts is a primer on the brain and nervous system, published by the Society for Neuroscience.
The Sexual Spectrum: Exploring Human Diversity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by Pacific Place Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
This fascinating book explores the myriad influences that shape human gender and sexuality. Drawing on the scientific findings of experts and on a wide range of personal experiences from everyday people, Johnson explores questions such as: Is sexual diversity new? Why do men and women think differently? Apart from their sexuality, are homosexuals and heterosexuals different?
Shattering the Myths of Darwinism
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,600. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
Science writer Richard Milton re-examines Darwin’s theory of evolution by natural selection from a strictly rational standpoint, in the light of recent research. His independent reporting shows that much of the ‘scientific evidence’ for Darwinism that is taught in schools and colleges is deeply flawed - in some cases is no better than pseudoscience or junk science.
Core Ideas in Neuroscience
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 111,770. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
Everybody needs to know something about their brain. But who wants to wade through a tedious textbook that tells you far more than you want to know? This book is organized as modules explaining the basic principles of 75 core ideas. You don’t have to wade through it. You can dance through it, easily getting up to speed on just the few ideas you may need to know about at the moment.
Bio-Inspired Innovation and National Security - Biological Warfare, Biomolecular Engineering, DARPA, Abiotic Sensing, Biosensing and Bioelectronics, Bioenergy, Neurobiotics, Human Applications
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,510. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biotechnology
Despite the vital importance of the emerging area of biotechnology and its role in defense planning and policymaking, no definitive book has been written on the topic for the defense policymaker, the military student, and the private-sector bioscientist interested in the "emerging opportunities market" of national security.
Answers to College General Biology Exams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,930. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
A superb study guide! This book contains all the biology exams given during a four-year period at a major university, along with the answers. Questions are sorted into general areas (genetics, evolution, metabolism, etc.) In the opening page there is a link to the highly recommended OUTWITTING COLLEGE PROFESSORS in either electronic or paper format.
Tales and Drawings of a Life by the Sea
Price: Free! Words: 67,160. Language: British English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
(5.00 from 1 review)
Until relatively recently, hand-drawn illustrations were the backbone of the biological sciences – both for teaching and research.
The Achievements and the Days Book I. From the Origin to the Hominids
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 121,970. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
In book I the author touches on the origin of the universe, the origin of life and the origin of humanity. The areas include Big Bang Theory, atomic physics, chemistry and evolution at the universe, earth, cell, animal and human levels. Interesting facts and observations are interspersed throughout; these points certainly add spice to the presentation.
The Empathic Brain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,640. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The discovery of mirror neurons caused unparalleled excitement amongst scientists. The Empathic Brain makes you share this excitement. Its vivid descriptions of experiments make it a captivating read. Through intellectually rigorous but powerfully accessible prose, Prof. Keysers makes us realize just how deeply this discovery changes our understanding of human nature.
Answers to College Level Biology Exams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,930. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
A superb study guide! This book contains all the general biology exams given during a four-year period at a major university, along with the answers. Questions are sorted into general areas (genetics, evolution, metabolism, etc.) In the opening page there is a link to the highly recommended OUTWITTING COLLEGE PROFESSORS in either electronic or paper format.
Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,830. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Throughout this book, we understand life by studying everything alive and intelligent, from the smallest cellular components of organic life to the human body, mind, and spirit, to all forms of life, here and everywhere else, because everything is alive and worth understanding. If you want to learn more about life in all her forms and realities, this book is for you!
E. robustus: The Biology and Human History of Gray Whales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
Whether you are a casual whale watcher or an avid observer of these animals, there is something in this book for you. Extensively illustrated with over 140 color photographs, maps and line drawings, this book makes information on the biology and human history of gray whales. Topics range from migrations and basic anatomy of gray whales to the latest research on their genetics.
Een Groenlander in Afrika
You set the price! Words: 117,570. Language: Dutch. Published: April 24, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
Ze dribbelen langs het strand op zes tenen: drie aan elke voet. Als je op het strand wandelt, lopen ze voor je uit, tot ze ineens terugsnorren. Drieteenstrandlopers zijn gezelligheidsdieren. ’s Winters hollen ze over de stranden van Schotland tot Zuid-Afrika. Maar waarom vliegen ze eigenlijk naar Afrika als ze ook in Nederland kunnen overwinteren? En waarom broeden ze helemaal bij de Noordpool?
El Naturalista en Nicaragua
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,610. Language: Spanish. Published: October 4, 2020 by Libros Nicaragua. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
Relato de una estadía en las minas de oro de Chontales y de viajes por sabanas y selvas, con observaciones sobre animales y plantas referidas a la Teoría de la Evolución de las Formas Vivientes (1873).
Born This Way: Becoming, Being, and Understanding Scientists
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / General
A senior and well-published scientist describes, through anecdotes, parables, and stories how scientists conceive, ask, and answer questions, and how what they do develops from the culture of their time. Part 1 describes the origins of modern biological science. Part 2 describes the origins of molecular biology and the "cool tricks" that created the miraculous capabilities that we have today.