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Cognitive Activity Design: Designing Creative Activities and Art-Based Projects That Promote Brain Health and Flourishing
Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 49,890. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
Learn to design and implement activities for older adults that promote cognitive wellness - the combined benefits of brain health and “flourishing. Learn how to integrate evidence-based research from neuroscience, cognitive aging and positive psychology. Make every activity an opportunity to strengthen brains and enhance the capacity to feel fulfillment and joy.
The Ultimate Guide to Eclectus Parrots
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 97,870. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
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.
Neuropsychopharmacology: A Tutorial Study Guide (box set)
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 223,480. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Medicine
“ Neuropsychopharmacology” 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.
Principles of Biology: Animal Systems: A Tutorial Study Guide (box set)
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 202,220. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
“Principles of Biology: Animal Systems” is a part of the Principles of Biology 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.
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.
Hydroponic Crop Production
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 152,330. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
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.
Climate Change and Human Rights: The 2015 Paris Conference and the Task of Protecting People on a Warming Planet
Series: Global Policy e-books. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,290. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Can framing climate change as a “human rights issue” be expected to strengthen the political resonance of the problem and spur immediate and significant action? Can it open fertile legal avenues for its management? And is it the correct way of framing the problem?These are the questions addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s e-book entitled “Climate Change and Human Rights'.
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.
Litter-ology: Understanding Littering and the Secrets to Clean Public Places
Price: $9.69 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagine if all our public places were clean and free of litter. In Litter-ology, environmental psychologists Karen Spehr & Rob Curnow share insights gained from over 20 years working on changing people’s disposal behaviour. Based on up to date research evidence, Litter-ology is a highly readable guide for all those who are trying to get results in keeping their public places clean & litter free.
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.
Blip on the Radar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,340. Language: British English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mix one dreamy Irish helicopter pilot with a crew of Taiwanese, Chinese, Philippinos and Indonesians, and you get everything – from confusion, to fireworks, to hilarity. Flying in those remote Pacific areas, thousands of miles from Search and Rescue capability, ‘Moggy’ Meyrick was touched by our common humanity, and awed by Nature. This book is written for everybody, not just helicopter pilots.
The Geologic Model of Religion
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 136,490. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
There might be 100,000 books written about religion but the Geologic Model of Religion is unlike any other. Drawing upon evidence from anthropology, archaeology and scripture religion is divided into worldviews and afterlife paradigms. This new model evidences several long lost prehistoric religious belief systems and explains the origin of spirituality in settled societies.
The Sun Devices
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
The Sun Devices contains series of solar tools designed to help individuals and organizations use solar energy. Each is based on ancient designs, simply updated with new materials and needs in mind. Areas include stone techniques, metalwork, recycling, new material synthesis, water/alcohol distillation, cooking and electrical power generation. Most of the devices are inexpensive and easy to build.
Starting Out with Amateur Astronomy - Equipment and Software
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,020. Language: British English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Getting started on a new hobby can be a daunting challenge when there are so many possibilities to consider. This is especially important for astronomy where equipment purchases can be quite expensive and a wrong decision leads to much regret and wasted time. This book aims to guide the budding amateur astronomer in making an informed choice in equipment and software purchasing.
Electronics, Mechanics, Maths and Computing V10
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 52 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 52. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,870. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Electricity, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
Electronics, Mechanics, Maths and Computing V10 eBook covers all the topics of this popular software title used in schools and colleges worldwide for over twenty years and now available as PC, Tablet and Smartphone Apps.
Vermilion Sea: A Naturalist’s Journey in Baja California
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
John Janovy had two dreams: to see a live, wild whale and to explore the mythical place John Steinbeck wrote about in his Log from the Sea of Cortez. There, in an unfamiliar and magical landscape, in the company of fellow biologists and their students, he recaptured the sense of innocent wonder that had led him to become a biologist in the first place.
Hayatın Bağları
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 30,700. Language: Turkish. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dünya hayatı nedir, nerden kaynaklanır sorusuna cevap arayan fizikçilerin, biyolog, antropolog ve din tarihi araştırmacılarının bulgularına fantastik bir elbise giydirerek, gerçekliği farklı bir boyut ve platformdan izleyecek ve mitosların penceresinden bilime, bilimin penceresinden mistisizme bakarken, kozmik varoluşumuzu kavramaya çalışacağız.
Bioplastics - A Home Inventors Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Organic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bioplastics is one of those areas that the home inventor has the advantage. The raw materials are cheap, readily available and easy to work with. There has been relatively little study done so far as the field is still quite new and there are a significant amount of discoveries to be made. This book is to help you get there with lots of recipes, starting points and where to go from there
Cockatiel Lessons
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,650. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A love story about a woman who discovers the world of parrots because of a bossy little yellow cockatiel named Sugar Franklin (who hated toes).