- African American fiction
- Children’s books
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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: Free! Words: 124,890. 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.
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.
Crucifixion: The Science Behind the Christian Atonement by V. J. Moore
Series: Space Age Christianity, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
How does Jesus’ sacrifice save us? In his Space Age Christianity Series, author V. J. Moore holds that the Crucifixion, Burial, and Resurrection were a scientifically identifiable procedure to transform a body for Earth into a Body for Heaven. Always firmly rooted in Scripture, Moore’s analysis heralds a revolutionary advance in understanding for the Christian believer of the 21st century.
Sons of Monkeys - A New Study Of The Human Animal By A Down On His Luck Chinaman With A Zoology Degree by Mars Q
You set the price! Words: 173,740. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Een Groenlander in Afrika by Koos Dijksterhuis
You set the price! Words: 117,570. Language: Dutch. Published: April 24, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Science and 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?