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The Science of Ant Communication: A Discussion of How Ants Talk to Each Other by Pamela Paterson
Price: Free! Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Unlike ants themselves, ant communication is no small matter. These tiny creatures have a very sophisticated communication system, and communication drives every facet of their society much like it drives every part of our society. This book presents a fascinating view of the science of ant communication. Bonus: Both general interest and technical versions are included as two-books-in-one.
College Biology Exams, 2007-2010 by John Janovy, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 58,270. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Parasitology Exams by John Janovy, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This book contains exams and quizzes from BIOS 385, Parasitology, taught at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2008 and 2009, plus syllabi from an honors seminar: Tropical Medicine, Infectious Disease, and Global Health.
THE MYTH OF HUMAN INTELLIGENCE: NATURE'S INCREDIBLE WAYS OF PROBLEM-SOLVING by Rajkumar Chetty
Price: Free! Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » System Theory, Nonfiction » Science and 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.
New Truth to the Fountain of Youth: The Emerging Reality of Anti-Aging Medicine by Theodore Goldsmith
Price: Free! Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Azinet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Although many think that delaying the human aging process is impossible, it is now increasingly clear that delaying aging is not only possible but a near-term scientific reality. This book describes how theories of biological aging have evolved to support anti-aging medicine and summarizes the increasing experimental evidence confirming that slowing the aging process is medically feasible.
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine by Theodore Goldsmith
Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Azinet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Eco-fuel-FA (ECOFA) A viable solution by Francisco Angulo
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
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.
Trypanosoma cruzi, the Causative Agent of Chagas' Disease: A Biological, Cultural, and Economic Review by Nicole Searcey
Price: Free! Words: 20,680. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This e-book describes detailed and often-overlooked aspects of the human parasite Trypanosoma cruzi. Each chapter features different aspects of the parasite, such as epidemiology, social stigma, lifecycle contributors, economic impact, pathology of Chagas’ disease and more. This book was originally written as an honors assignment and senior thesis, and now made available for public use.
Step by step practical guide with Statistics (from ANOVA to survival analysis) in Biological Sciences: Or: Help, how can I analyze my “damned” scientific data correctly and in an easy way with free R! by Boran Altincicek
Price: Free! Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Many scientists and students are asking for advice in statistical analyses during preparation of their publications or theses. This book aims to address these needs by representing a “recipe book” for statistical analysis in biological sciences. The content of this book will enable everyone to perform high-quality statistical analyses and to produce publication-quality graphics with free R!
The Achievements and the Days Book I. From the Origin to the Hominids by Roland Maes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 130,470. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Zoologie und die Evolution vom Einzeller zum Menschen by Boran Altincicek
Price: Free! Words: 9,000. Language: German. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Dieses Buch gibt auf 45 Seiten mit 29 Abbildungen einen aktuellen und leicht verständlichen Abriss der Zoologie startend von Einzellern bis hin zum Menschen. Ziel dieses Werkes ist die Vermittlung eines Grundverständnisses der Zoologie, der aktuellen, aber sich stets wandelnden Sichtweise der Verwandtschaft der Tiere und wichtiger evolutionärer Entwicklungen.
Учение Джуал Кхула - Биология (включая статьи по праноедению) by Tatiana Danina
Series: Учение Джуал Кхула - Эзотерическое Естествознание, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 25,920. Language: Russian. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Оккультная информация, переданная тибетским Учителем, Джуал Кхулом, помогает разобраться во всей сложности процессов и явлений, протекающих в Растительном, Животном и Человеческом царствах Природы.
Principles of Biology: Animal Systems: A Tutorial Study Guide (box set) by Nicoladie Tam, Ph.D.
Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 202,220. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
“Principles of Biology: Animal Systems” is a part of the Principles of Biology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
The Empathic Brain by Christian Keysers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,640. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
What Darwinists Don't Want You to Know by M.E. Brines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology(5.00 from 1 review)
What Darwinians Don’t Want You to Know – The truth about the Intelligent Design theory. Does Secular Humanism require more faith than most religions?
Core Ideas in Neuroscience by W. R. Klemm
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 111,770. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Dictionary of Anatomy by Students' Academy
Series: Dictionaries, Book 3 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 196 · A Quick Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
A very useful dictionary to have on your device!If you are a student or teacher of medicines, medical science, biology, or human anatomy, this is the dictionary for you.
Learn Secrets of Human Cells in Short Time by Jernej Horvat
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
The book Learn Secrets of Human Cells in Short Time is made on basic description about Human Cells and their structures; organelles. It contains enough information to understand basic of Cell Biology and you will be enable too read more specific Biology books after reading this book. Not only basic description makes this book reader friendlier but also illustrations of each part of the cells.
100 Lessons on Your Brain in 100 Words or Less by Dr.Katie Featherstone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by Visual Aid Publishing Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
YOUR BRAIN: Why do we have emotions? What is creativity? Do we have free will? Why do we have dreams? Where do memories go? How do we learn and how can neuroscience teach us to improve or enhance our minds? 100 Lessons on Your Brain in 100 Words or Less explores neuroscience, biology, and psychology to help unravel the complex biological factors that help explain how our minds work.