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Trypanosoma cruzi, the Causative Agent of Chagas' Disease: A Biological, Cultural, and Economic Review
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.
New Truth to the Fountain of Youth: The Emerging Reality of Anti-Aging Medicine
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 Science of Ant Communication: A Discussion of How Ants Talk to Each Other
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
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.
The Achievements and the Days Book I. From the Origin to the Hominids
Price: Free! Words: 124,560. 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.
Aspartame
Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
(1.00 from 1 review)
A short book on Aspartame
Eco-fuel-FA (ECOFA) A viable solution
Price: Free! 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.