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Core Ideas in Neuroscience
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 110,220. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: 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.
Science and Human Origins
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013 by Discovery Institute Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Is the evidence for a purely Darwinian account of human origins overwhelming? In this provocative book, three scientists challenge the claim that undirected natural selection is capable of building a human being, critically assess fossil and genetic evidence that human beings share a common ancestor with apes, and debunk claims that the human race could not have started from an original couple.
Zoologie und die Evolution vom Einzeller zum Menschen
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Price: Free! Words: 9,000. Language: German. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: 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.
Sons of Monkeys - A New Study Of The Human Animal By A Down On His Luck Chinaman With A Zoology Degree
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You set the price! Words: 173,740. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
(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.
Биология в вопросах и ответах. Бактерии. Вирусы. Грибы. Лишайники. Растения
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,960. Language: Russian. Published: October 22, 2013 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Сборник «Биология в вопросах и ответах (Бактерии. Вирусы. Грибы. Лишайники. Растения)» составлен по материалам 10 опубликованных источников и предназначен для школьников, интересующихся биологией. Книга содержит более 400 вопросов (с ответами) различной сложности и может использоваться при подготовке к ЕГЭ. Рекомендуется старшеклассникам, абитуриентам, методистам, репетиторам и учителям биологии.
Why I Am Not an Evolutionist
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
The book provides a critical evaluation of evolutionism. It answers questions like, “Is evolutionism as a worldview philosophically sound?;” “What can we reasonably say about Darwinist-evolutionistic worldview as a belief system?;” and “Is the moral philosophy that it advocates sensible?” Somewhat, it also resolves the debate on whether or not we must remove God in the sphere of morality.
Учение Джуал Кхула - Биология (включая статьи по праноедению)
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Series: Учение Джуал Кхула - Эзотерическое Естествознание, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 25,920. Language: Russian. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Оккультная информация, переданная тибетским Учителем, Джуал Кхулом, помогает разобраться во всей сложности процессов и явлений, протекающих в Растительном, Животном и Человеческом царствах Природы.
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!
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Price: Free! Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
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!
Parasitology Exams
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Price: Free! Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: 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.
Origin of Species
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
“Origin of Species” 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.
Scientific Methods
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
“Scientific Methods” is a part of the Principles of Biology & Neuropsychopharmacology 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 & concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn & retain the material intuitively
Biological System
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
“Biological System” 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.
IB DP Biology Study Notes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
Biology study notes for IB students.
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine
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Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Azinet Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
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.
Born This Way: Becoming, Being, and Understanding Scientists
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
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.
Een Groenlander in Afrika
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You set the price! Words: 117,570. Language: Dutch. Published: April 24, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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?
Bio-Inspired Innovation and National Security - Biological Warfare, Biomolecular Engineering, DARPA, Abiotic Sensing, Biosensing and Bioelectronics, Bioenergy, Neurobiotics, Human Applications
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,510. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
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.
Trypanosoma cruzi, the Causative Agent of Chagas' Disease: A Biological, Cultural, and Economic Review
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Price: Free! Words: 20,680. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: 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.
Was This Marsupial A Lion – Or A Pouch-Robbing, Meat-Browsing, Cookie-Cutting Koala?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Join us as we reinterpret the natural history of the extinct marsupial lion – the largest-ever predatory marsupial – in a bitingly honest evaluation of its apparently pointless dentition. The fame to be claimed, we suggest, is not that it was a pouched version of a sabre-tooth cat, but that it was an innocent mutilator with a bent to browse on living flesh.
New Truth to the Fountain of Youth: The Emerging Reality of Anti-Aging Medicine
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Price: Free! Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Azinet Press. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
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.