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Becoming Human: How Evolution Made Us
Price: Free! Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Becoming Human: How Evolution Made Us is an Irreverent, fast-moving introduction to basic evolutionary theories and human origins. The focus is not just on our prehistory. Becoming Human highlights how evolution affects the way we are today, and helps us to anticipate what might happen to us in the future. Easy-to-read but challenging, this book is an ideal introduction to our species' origin.
Hold That Thought Reappraising The Work of Dr Caroline Leaf
Price: Free! Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
Does negative thinking make us sick? Does positive thinking improve our health and well-being? The popular Christian author, Dr Caroline Leaf, thinks so. Modern science disagrees. With 20 years experience in clinical medicine, & backed up by 300 current scientific references, Dr Pitt highlights the current science on thought & stress, & provides a new perspective on Dr Leafs writing and teaching.
How to Become Smarter
Price: Free! Words: 217,640. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
This ebook describes techniques for improvement of mental abilities (cognitive enhancement). The proposed methods are brief cooling or heating of the body (water therapy) and three "smart diets," each suitable for a different type of task. About a half of the claims is directly supported by previously published scientific studies, including the claim about intelligence tests.
The Aquila Mission
Series: The Second World. Price: Free! Words: 121,080. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
(5.00 from 1 review)
The crew starts to wonder whether they’ll ever make it back to Earth. Their only hope is to trust in, rely on, and love one another. The Aquila Mission is both a thrilling story of man’s first journey beyond the Earth-Moon system and a carefully researched proposal for such a mission in the real world. Rigorously scientific and emotionally stirring all at once. An adventure in hard sci-fi.
College Biology Exams, 2007-2010
Price: Free! Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
A superb study guide! This book contains all the exams given during a four-year period at a major university. Questions are sorted into general areas (genetics, evolution, metabolism, etc.) Although answers are not provided, they should be easy to obtain using any standard text.
AVMA Guidelines for the Humane Slaughter of Animals (2016 edition)
Price: Free! Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Animals deserve humane treatment during every stage of their lives – including during the induction of death, whether it’s euthanasia, slaughter or depopulation. These AVMA guidelines provide guidance for veterinarians about how to prevent pain and distress in animals that have been designated for slaughter.
Proving God Exists: Physics, Cosmology, and the Universal Mind
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,850. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Theology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics
God is real. The evidence is solid and extensive. It’s not based on blind faith or wishful thinking, but on hard science. The book starts by stripping away layers of mysticism and superstition regarding the question of a Supreme Being. Then, it turns to the scientific evidence. Ultimately, that search leads to a provocative disclosure: the presence of a Universal Mind.
Fascism the Bloody Ideology of Darwinism
Price: Free! Words: 57,500. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
Fascism was the cause of bloody wars and needless slaughter in the 20th century. Fascists believed only in brute force, that there was a constant “fight for survival” between races and nations, and that shedding blood was a sacred duty. They caused the death of tens of millions of people. At the root of this violent ideology lay a theory that presented man as a “species of animal,”
Climate Change: The Facts 2017
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,770. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 14, 2017 by Institute of Public Affairs. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
This book is a collection of chapters by so-called climate sceptics. Each writer was asked to write on an aspect of the topic in which they are considered to have some expertise. None of them deny that climate change is real, but instead, they point out how extremely complex the topic of Earth’s climate is, with some of the contributors also querying the, often generally accepted, solutions.
Project Mars. A Technical Tale
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 122,760. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 and represented by Ebooks World Editor. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
The Mars Project is a technical specification for a manned mission to Mars that von Braun wrote in 1948. The expected launch date was 1965. He envisioned an "enormous scientific expedition" involving a fleet of ten spacecraft with 70 crew members that would spend 443 days on the surface of Mars before returning to Earth.
The End of Adam and Eve: Theology and the Science of Human Origins
Price: Free! Words: 70,480. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Theology / Anthropology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
The End of Adam and Eve grows out of the conviction that good theology takes the latest science seriously. The most recent findings, like interbreeding with Neandertals and the re-dating of the first tools and cave art, are brought together here in a strongly Christian theological vision of humanity created through evolution for unity and completion in Jesus Christ, who makes us one new humanity.
Hack, Hack, Who's There? A Gentle Introduction to Model Theory
Price: Free! Words: 102,170. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics
The skeleton of this narrative nonfiction book is a science fiction story without the usual mangling of physics. The flesh is composed of self-contained non-technical mainstream explanations and examples of the field of mathematics which deals with meaning, called Model Theory. Technical terms are avoided, except to occasionally serve as keywords.
Ahorrar para crecer en la práctica: maíz, arroz, trigo: Guía para la producción sostenible de cereales
Price: Free! Words: 58,080. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Farming, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
En la presente guía se describe la aplicación práctica del modelo de la FAO de intensificación sostenible de la producción agrícola “Ahorrar para crecer” en los cultivos fundamentales para la seguridad alimentaria mundial, esto es, el maíz, el arroz y el trigo.
Soul Theory
Price: Free! Words: 104,990. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
Nature (or God, if you so desire) is the creator of everything in the universe. Just like our computers can never know about the humans, similarly humans can also never know about the nature. Thus the following are very important fundamental facts: (a) The laws of nature are the only truths (b) Nature always gives proof of its truth (c) Truth is therefore unique and universal.
Ancient Mysteries: Secrets And Sciences
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 73,080. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Experiments & Projects, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Ancient
Suppose we have a key in our hands, we cannot understand the purpose of it from the key itself that a treasure is likely to be revealed with its help. In life there are many such keys which could open treasures. Another thing worth noting is that thousands of years have passed and we have no clue about the locks of the hidden treasures.
The Cassandra Frost Collection, A decade of writing on remote viewing, intuition and consciousness
Price: Free! Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012 by NewsHooks2NewsBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » History » Essays
This is the first book that takes a hard look into the dark, dangerous world of remote viewing. Remote viewing was developed during the Cold War to gather intelligence on our enemies but today offers new ways of healing and spiritual awareness. Frost’s book features remote viewing superstars Ed Dames, Ingo Swann, Lyn Buchanan, Stephan Schwartz, Joe McMoneagle, Skip Atwater and Mel Riley.
Rediscovering the Universe : The beginning of the Final Revolution : Universal Theory of Relativity
Price: Free! Words: 50,190. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Relativity
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
This is sheer coincidence, pleasant though, that “Rediscovering the Universe: The Beginning of the Final Revolution” is being published in the hundredth year after the presentation by Einstein of his Special theory of Relativity. It would be in the fitness of things that, in the centenary year, Einstein’s theories and subsequent developments in the fields of physics and cosmology are scrutinised w
Become Smarter
Price: Free! Words: 70,410. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cognitive Science
This book describes techniques for improving mental abilities (cognitive enhancement). The proposed methods are brief cooling or heating of the body (water therapy) and three "smart diets," each suitable for a different type of task. Previously published scientific studies directly support about a half of the claims.
Bald Eagles in Alaska
Price: Free! Words: 150,840. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology
We believe this book is still the best compilation of information about Bald Eagles in Alaska and therefore will be useful to scientists, resource managers, students and the public. Therefore we are pleased to offer this compilation to major libraries in Alaska and via the internet.
Greens for a Better Europe: Twenty Years of UK Green Influence in the European Parliament, 1999-2019
Price: Free! Words: 79,600. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
This guide to two decades of UK Green achievements in Europe brings together analysis from prominent academics, journalists, campaigners and the current and former Green MEPs themselves.