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The Grant Park Papers; How The Social Internet Is Ruining Our Lives And What To Do About It by David Henry
Price: Free! Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature(5.00 from 1 review)
A meditation on the social internet from Grant Park in Atlanta. How it cheapens our lives and flattens our existence into an unrecognizable desert of non-distinction.
Reflections - Do you see what you think you see? by David J. Mackey
Price: Free! Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist, Essay » Author profile
Reflections is a collection of photographs and writings by the author from his journeys in the northeast and northwest over several decades of his life. The author's visual and informational elements address artistic aspects, poetic inspirations and occasionally the characteristics of reflective light itself.
Wonders with Winter by David W Runyan II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 930. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
Wonders with Winter demonstrates the numerous opportunities awaiting the photographer during the season when most photographers put the gear away and await springtime. But in reality the dead season is alive with frosty photo fodder: snowscapes, snowflakes, ice forms over streams, ice coatings from freezing rain and icicles on houses.
Wildflower Stew 5 by Dan Baldwin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
One of the joys of living in my beloved Arizona is my ability to visit our neighboring state of New Mexico pretty much any time I want. The beauty and diversity of The Land of Enchantment is well represented – perhaps best represented – by the variety of wild flowers found throughout the state.
Cedar Waxwing by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
Cedar waxwings are a regal bird with excellent manners. Unlike many other birds it shares food with its companions and keeps its feathers neat and sleek. It has sometimes been mistaken for a molting robin, especially when an observer compares the similarity of the calls of the respective birds. A robin is a larger bird, however, as cedar waxwings are not much larger than sparrows.
My Friends The Crows by Herman G. Wortman
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
"My friends the crows" is a short collection of vivid observations on the life and habits of crows by a farmer who befriended them by chance during his daily activities and became fascinated by their behaviours.
Art Inspired by Science: Imaging the Natural World by Robert Louis Chianese
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by AAASPD. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
A monograph on the science-based art exhibit presented on the campus of Southern Oregon University as a cooperative project between the Schneider Museum of Art and the 91st Annual Meeting of the Pacific Division of the American Association for the Advancement of Science June 12 – September 6, 2010.
Deadly Encounters With Coral Snakes by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
My e-book describes how and when people were bitten by coral snakes, and also the aftermath and treatment of these bites. I have researched my book primarily from vintage newspapers and clippings from the 20th century. Coral snake venom has been adapted by veterinarians for the treatment of illnesses for which narcotics have proven ineffective. These include epilepsy & cancer patients.
Détective en Herbes by Nathalie Massé
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 1,620. Language: French. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Flowers & Plants, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
La botanique par le jeu.Ce livre est une aventure parmi les fleurs. 5 étapes où se mêlent "Vrai / Faux", "Memory", "Déduction", "Observation" et "Enigmes". Les joueurs découvrent et jouent avec la botanique.Les sorties nature prennent une autre saveur.
Indigo Bunting by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
Indigo buntings are common songbirds that range from the southeastern United States, to New York, the Great Plains, New Mexico, Arizona, and the southern portions of Canadian provinces. I'm intrigued that a male indigo is oblivious to the hottest weather on summer days. One source I have used tells us that even in this heat a male indigo sings 6 songs per minute and as many as 4,320 songs per day.
Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands: A Wildlife Guide by Emily Hazen
Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist(5.00 from 1 review)
This guide will help you identify birds in the Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands. Each entry contains a photograph of the bird and information about its habits and identification.
Galapagos Birds: Wildlife Photographs from Ecuador’s Galapagos Archipelago, the Encantadas or Enchanted Isles, with words of Herman Melville, Charles Darwin, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy by Lynn Michelsohn
Series: Galapagos Islands Nature. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
Glimpse the unique world of Galapagos Island birdlife through the camera of nature photographer, Moses Michelsohn, and brief selections from the writings of world-famous early visitors Charles Darwin, Herman Melville, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy.
How To Spot A Bigfoot Hoax by Matthew B. Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
Bigfoot TV programs often show Bigfooters LOOKING for a bigfoot, but never FINDING a bigfoot. There are lots of reasons why this happens: ignorance, continuing to get paid to look for one, protecting the bigfoots, etc. Those TV programs have created a tenuous vacuum in human knowledge, and this book tries to fill that vacuum.
Notes from a Small Valley A Natural History of Wolli Creek I Prehistory by Justin Cahill
Price: Free! Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
This is part one of an introduction to the natural history of Sydney's Wolli Creek Valley. The Valley contains the last substantial remnants of the natural environment in the city's inner south-west. Part I, ‘Prehistory’, gives an account of the Valley’s geological history, its fossil record and human occupation before 1788.
Attract Birds to Your Garden by Jeanne Grunert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist(5.00 from 1 review)
Turn your yard into a wild bird sanctuary by planting trees, shrubs and flowers to attract birds. Learn which feeders to choose, types of seed and feed, and more. A great book for those new to bird watching and gardening to attract birds.
Big Foot in the Back Yard by Charles Hallmark
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by OFFBooks Digital. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This delightful and informative book records the adventures, ideas, thoughts, and information of Big Foot investigator, Charles E. Chuck Hallmark. All events are true, all photos are genuine. Chuck respected the power and the intelligence of Big Foot, but saw and found no danger in the creatures he encountered and hoped to leave that image for the world.
Introducing the Birds of Wolli Creek by Justin Cahill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
This is a short, up-to-date account to the birds found along Wolli Creek, the last substantial remnant of the natural environment in Sydney's inner south-west. It is written for those new to the Valley and interested in its natural history.