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Supercapacitors 101 - A home Inventors Handbook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: 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 Ultimate Guide to Eclectus Parrots
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 97,870. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Ultimate Guide to Eclectus Parrots is a comprehensive eBook dedicated to assisting companion Eclectus owners. Penned by an Eclectus specialist and self confessed parrot addict, the Author writes in a friendly easy to read manner. She provides information and advice based on over a decade of experience keeping and breeding companion Eclectus parrots.
Twitching Times
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,410. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(5.00 from 6 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.
Hydroponic Crop Production
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 152,330. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
how to use hydroponic growing for commercial advantage, this book provides in laymans language what you need to know about commercial hydroponic growing and how best to design systems and structures to make the best use of all those advantages. how to propagate and grow plants with 'best practise management' for optimum yield and quality for maximum dollar returns and much, much more.
Help Your Dog Fight Cancer: What Every Caretaker Should Know About Canine Cancer
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 49,170. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Fifty percent of the 65 million dogs in the U.S. will have cancer, yet most caretakers know little or nothing about caring for a dog with cancer. Help Your Dog Fight Cancer educates owners about causes, prevention and early detection. It covers diagnostics, treatment options, traditional and holistic therapies and home care options including diet, side effect remedies and supplements.
Aromatherapy for Parrots
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,690. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aromatherapy
Using Young Living Essential oils for parrots and other birds for physical, mental and emotional health and well being.
Hypersonics Before the Shuttle: A Concise History of the X-15 Research Airplane - History of the Design, Development, Operations, and Lessons Learned
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,760. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - provides a comprehensive, readable history of the famous X-15 program. The introduction states: "Although it is usually heralded as the most productive flight research program ever undertaken, no serious history has been assembled to capture its design, development, operations, and lessons."
Terra Nova. Globale Revolution und Heilung der Liebe
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,340. Language: German. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
„Terra Nova“ beschreibt das Bild einer neuen Kultur: eine Erde ohne Krieg, eine Gesellschaft ohne Gewalt, eine Liebe ohne Lüge, ein Leben ohne Angst. Der Autor entwirft die neue Erde nicht nur in der Theorie, sondern spricht bereits aus der konkreten Erfahrung ihrer Entstehung. Das Buch ist die Essenz seiner über 40-jährigen Pionierarbeit im Aufbau funktionierender Gemeinschaften
Starship Century: Toward the Grandest Horizon
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Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 139,670. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Starship Century: Toward the Grandest Horizon is an anthology by authors from both science and fiction writing backgrounds, illustrating some of the tech and ideology behind the illustrious goal of traveling to another star within the next century. Edited by Gregory Benford, New York Times bestselling science fiction author, and James Benford, leading expert on space propulsion.
Learning From Bees: a philosophy of natural beekeeping
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: British English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of short essays on bees and beekeeping by the author of The Barefoot Beekeeper.
How to Frag Corals: A Simple Guide to Coral Propagation and Coral Fragging for the Marine Reef Aquarium
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Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 35,860. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
How to Frag Corals: A Simple Guide to Coral Propagation and Coral Fragging for the Marine Reef Aquarium Hobbyist is a great book for coral aquarium hobbyists interested in learning how to frag corals for fun or for profit.
ALGAE COLORING THE FUTURE GREEN
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Moura Enterprises Publishing Division. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
AN INTRODUCTION TO THE USE OF ALGAE FOR INTELLIGENT SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION OF FUEL, FEED, CHEMICALS AND PHARMACEUTICALS This e-book is intended for scientists, entrepreneurs, students, engineers, algae growers and investors that are interested in the potential algae have for fuel production, as well as, manufacturing of high value chemicals, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.
From Simple IO to Monad Transformers
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer science
This short ebook was written for Haskell programmers who wish to become comfortable with the concept of monad. It is formatted for reading on small or large screens. The author is a math Ph.D. with decades of experience teaching abstract concepts to beginners, including teenagers. "From Simple IO to Monad Transformers" could shave an hour off the time it takes to really master monads.
Das Ende des Schweigens
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Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 24,460. Language: German. Published: October 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Mit unserer Vergangenheit, jener, die Jahrtausende zurückliegt, stimmt etwas nicht. Und den Mitgliedern von Logen wie auch den Oberhäuptern grosser Religionen ist das bekannt. Sie behalten ihr Wissen für sich. Das Volk soll gläubig und unwissend gehalten werden. Das Ende des Schweigens ist anders als alles was Erich von Däniken je geschrieben hat. Der Kollaps für die alte Schule.
Southern Wonder Skies
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 540. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
(5.00 from 1 review)
Unique and gorgeous skies from Northwestern Mississippi captured in over 100 photos.
Adaptive Society: Biology Supports Global Law, Consensual Government, and Sustainable Technology
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Adaptive Society explains why industrial civilization does not “fit” human needs and creates warfare, 80% of disease, extreme wealth differentials, dysfunctional families, dwindling childbirth, state corruption, and high drug consumption. Science can fix everything, but only if humans unite under natural global law, and revert to their naturally evolved, and decentralized, social organization.
Going for Broke
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,650. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
(5.00 from 1 review)
Think birders are all old ladies with sensible shoes and in tweed? Think again. Birding is a competitive sport with no holds barred. In 1984 I ended up chasing a 300 bird year in the UK, this is the story of that chase and more besides. Fast cars, girls, hallucinations and very unsuitable footwear all feature in the tale and there are birds too.
E. robustus: The Biology and Human History of Gray Whales
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
Whether you are a casual whale watcher or an avid observer of these animals, there is something in this book for you. Extensively illustrated with over 140 color photographs, maps and line drawings, this book makes information on the biology and human history of gray whales. Topics range from migrations and basic anatomy of gray whales to the latest research on their genetics.
One Woman and Her Dog
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: British English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Originally published in the 1980s, this popular and entertaining book describes Viv’s life as a shepherdess in the Cheviot Hills. Both humorous and serious, lively and reflective, energetic and calm, Viv presents the reader with a refreshing, diverting and informative narrative and cannot fail to delight all who read it.