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Graphene 101 An Inventor's Guide to Making Graphene
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Being such a fascinating material lots of people are interested in it and it has become something of a mystery that is generally thought of as being something only an expensive lab can produce. This is far from the truth. This book grew out of a series of youtube videos i created to show how graphene could be made in your own home with a minimum of materials and tools.
Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
Supercapacitors 101 - A home Inventors Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The supercapacitor is an emerging technology that promises to play an important role in meeting the demands of electronic devices and systems both now and in the future. This book traces the history of the development of the technology, and explores the principles and theory of operation as well as giving some guidance on the methods for producing the materials required to construct one
The (New) Marine Aquarium Reference Volume II
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,870. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
The (New) Marine Aquarium Reference Volume II: The Physical and Biological Environment is the second of a five volume set of ebooks based on The Marine Aquarium Reference: Systems and Invertebrates by Martin A. Moe, Jr., first published in 1989 and sold over 80,000 copies. The ebook volumes preserve this enduring technical information and expand on it with new topics and new information.
The (New) Marine Aquarium Reference Volume I
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,840. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
The (New) Marine Aquarium Reference Volume I: The Chemical Environment is the first of a five volume set of ebooks based on The Marine Aquarium Reference:Systems and Invertebrates by Martin A. Moe, Jr.This first volume covers over 92 topics dealing with the chemistry of natural seawater and the management of captive seawater in marine aquariums.
Just Kidding: Stories and Reflections on Goats Giving Birth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Since 2006, Deborah Niemann has been chronicling the births of goats on Antiquity Oaks Farm. In this ebook, she retells some of those stories and honestly discusses what went well and what didn't, what should have been done differently and what would not have mattered. You'll read 17 stories of goat births, from normal to tragic, including two c-sections.
Kabbalah, Hermeticism and M-theory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,800. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
Here is the tale of this extraordinary cosmos of ours. We will take you on the strangest journey from Kabbalism, Manichaeism, Gnosticism, Hermeticism, Rosicrucianism, Platonism, Neoplatonism, the Emerald Tablet, the Golden Dawn, Aleister Crowley, the “perennial philosophy”, genies, Aristotle, entelechy, Forms and matter, mind and matter, universals and particulars, all the way to M-theory.
Vanishing Tracks: Four Years Among the Snow Leopards of Nepal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This is the extraordinary account of the first scientific expedition to radio-collar and study the rare, elusive snow leopard in its natural habitat. It is also a story of love and high adventure that provides a fascinating, affecting profile of a people inhabiting one of the most isolated and inhospitable regions in the world—the Kanjiroba Himal of western Nepal.
Turquoise Stone of Heaven
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book offers an in-depth look at the geology and cultural history of one of humanity’s oldest and most beautiful gemstones, by an author with twenty years of experience as a jeweler, gem and mineral retailer, and research scientist.
Megastructures: Science And Speculation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,430. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
The human race has always dreamed big. But how far can technology go? How big can our machines get? In MEGASTRUCTURES: SCIENCE AND SPECULATION examines future technology concepts of the immensely big, as imagined by scientists, engineers, and writers. From supertall skyscrapers to space colonies to machines that can move entire stars, each idea is fully explained in fascinating detail.
ADHD: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Medicine
“ADHD: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder” is a part of the Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in question & answer 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
Schizophrenia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
“Schizophrenia” is a part of the 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 and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
Affective Disorders: Depression, Mania and Bipolar Disorder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Medicine, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
“Affective Disorders” is a part of the Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in question & answer 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.
Growing Up With Spaceflight- Apollo Part One
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
“Growing Up With Spaceflight- Project Apollo Part One” is the true story of an average kid who came of age watching the US space program and evolved from a casual observer to raving space buff. This volume the first release of the 6 book series. It covers Apollo 1 through Apollo 13 and is garnished with humor and technical information. Readers may well see themselves in these stories.
Wizard's Book of Animal Secrets
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Just Imagine! Command and rule over the animal kingdom: horses, bats, rats, insects, snakes, dogs, cats, toads, frogs, birds and more. Only the most unusual is offered. Much more than a simple training manual, this is a collection of rare, bizarre effects that will amaze and astound everyone. Be a Wizard - Rule the Animal Kingdom Strange & unusual information found nowhere else!
God Genesis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,610. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
God is not the creator of the universe but rather its ultimate outcome, the optimal expression of the inherent potential of the cosmos. He is the maximum actualization of possibility. Physicists say that anything not forbidden is compulsory. God is the compulsory apex of cosmic evolution. God not only exists, he is inevitable. Here is the proof, from first principles.
Alfred John North: In Justice and Fairness to Myself
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology
Alfred John North was one of Australia's pioneer ornithologists. He was the author of Nests and Eggs of Birds Found Breeding in Australia and Tasmania (1901-1914), which remains a standard reference work today. While often maligned by his critics, the discovery of North's diary and private papers show him to have been a scientist of the highest calibre.
The Triune Brain, Hypnosis and the Evolution of Consciousness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,800. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The only person who has produced a cogent understanding of the extraordinary phenomenon of hypnosis is Julian Jaynes, one of the most important figures of the twentieth century, but tragically overlooked. Jaynes linked hypnosis to the bicameral (two-hemisphered) structure of the brain, and inferred that consciousness arose from a prior "master-slave" mode of functioning called "bicameralism".
General Chemistry: Atoms and Elements
Series: Chemistry, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry
This ebook includes questions on general chemistry atoms and elements topics. Topics covered include atoms/elements definitions, symbols, elements, periodic table, anatomy of atoms, atomic number, atomic mass and isotopes. Each subtopic includes answers in a separate section immediately following a question block.
The God Factory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"The God Factory" by Mike Hockney is the first of three books setting out the basis of Illumination, the religion of the Ancient Order of the Illuminati. The other two forthcoming titles are - "The God Game: How to Create the Universe" and "The Illuminated Soul".