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FitzRoy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
The Remarkable Story of Darwin's Captain and the Invention of the Weather Forecast The name of Robert FitzRoy, captain of the Beagle, is forever linked with that of his most famous passenger, Charles Darwin. This exceptionally interesting biography brings FitzRoy out of Darwin's shadow for the first time, revealing a man who experienced high adventure, and suffered tragic disappointments.
The Coming of the Quantum Christ: The Shroud of Turin and the Apocalypse of Selfishness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,560. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
The Shroud of Turin, the burial cloth of Jesus Christ, is arguably the most important object on the face of earth. It offers support for the Gospel accounts of his torture, Crucifixion and Resurrection Selfish environmental exploitation now threatens humanity with Apocalyptic extinction. The Shroud is a "sign of the time" brought to us brought to us by science. Is it providence or happenstance?
Bogeys and Bandits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,580. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
Former naval aviator and award-winning military writer Robert Gandt had the chance to return to his old base to fly one of the fastest, sleekest jets in the world. In Bogeys and Bandits he takes the reader along for the ride.
In Search of the Big Bang
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,680. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos
For Big Bang Theory fans, don't miss this indispensable guide! :) `A remarkably readable guide to the mysteries of cosmic creation' —Nature
The God Equation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,410. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics
Euler’s Formula is traditionally regarded as the most beautiful equation in all of mathematics. Yet it’s so much more than that. It’s the equation that governs the whole universe and even defines the human soul!
iPermie! How to Permaculture Your Urban Lifestyle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 401,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Green living
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This is a good-life design guide for Millennials, Boomers, and Generation X. Contains strategies, tools, and techniques to help you navigate the cardinal threats of peak oil, climate instability, economic irrationality, and political criminality. iPermie is an almanac of useful information and permaculture self-study guide.
In Search of the Double Helix
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,790. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Biochemistry, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
Unraveling the mystery of life on earth... The search began with Darwin's historic voyage on the Beagle and it continues today in the laboratories of the genetic engineers. How did life on earth begin? What is the key to evolution that insures only the fittest survive? How do we differ from other species? How might we use this blueprint to eliminate disease, birth defects, and create new life?
The Last Man Who Knew Everything
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,750. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Philosophy of Science
Three hundred years ago, it was still possible for an intelligent person to have read all of the books that constituted the whole knowledge base of the world. Leibniz was the last genius to truly know everything and to accept that the universe was an organism rather than a machine. It was a very special type of organism - a mathematical organism, made of monadic souls.
Black Holes Are Souls
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,800. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
What, ontologically, are singularities? Descartes gave us the answer hundreds of years ago. Singularities are minds, and from that single fact, science is turned on its head. Mind does not come from matter; matter comes from mind.
Transcendental Mathematics
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,170. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics
Immanuel Kant, via his philosophy of transcendental idealism, attempted to explain science within a philosophical and even religious context. This attempt ultimately failed, but the project itself need not be abandoned. This book shows, via a detailed investigation of Kant’s philosophy, that the only way to make sense of science is via transcendental mathematics.
Gödel Versus Wittgenstein
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,620. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics
In intellectual history, perhaps nothing has been more misinterpreted than Gödel’s incompleteness theorems. Stephen Hawking, adopting the popular misconception, said, “Thus mathematics is either inconsistent, or incomplete. The smart money is on incomplete.” if mathematics is tautology, as Wittgenstein said, mathematics cannot be inconsistent and/or incomplete.
Bottleneck - Our human interface with reality. The disturbing and exciting implications of its true nature.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cognitive Science, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / human-computer interaction
Bottleneck is about the narrowness of Now. By daring to explore what information science can tell us about the process of learning. it reveals that we can absorb shockingly little truly new information from the present moment. The implication: the world we experience is almost entirely an imagined reality, based on our lifelong past experiences. Here at last is a science of prejudice.
The Bicycle Diaries: My 21,000-Mile Ride for the Climate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,880. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
Environmental researcher David Kroodsma bicycles from his front door in California to the tip of South America, gaining unique insights about climate change along the way. Selected as a Shelf Unbound Notable Book of 2014 and a finalist for both the Montaigne Medal and Forward Review’s IndieFab Book of the Year.
Twitching Times
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,410. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
Twitchers - they are those crazy people who travel miles and miles just to see a rare bird. Don’t worry though, not all twitchers are beyond treatment and not all twitching is about only seeing the bird. Between 1982 and 2003 I twitched in the UK. Every twitch was an adventure, every twitch a story, here are a few for you to enjoy.
Vanishing Tracks: Four Years Among the Snow Leopards of Nepal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,520. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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.