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El estado mundial de la pesca y la acuicultura 2014
Price: Free! Words: 128,100. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science
En la edición de 2014 de El estado mundial de la pesca y la acuicultura se analizan varias cuestiones importantes, como el papel de la acuicultura en mejorar la nutrición y la reducción de prácticas peligrosas y una gestión indebida, que amenaza la sostenibilidad del sector.
The Miracle in the Atom
Price: Free! Words: 33,110. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Chemistry
In this book, the implausibility of the spontaneous formation of an atom, the building-block of everything, living or non-living, is related and the flawless nature of Allah's creation is demonstrated.
Nobody Knows the Big Bang!: How Many Universes Can Dance on the Head of a Pin?
Series: Goldman's Bulldog Presents. Price: Free! Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Astrophysics, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Nobody Knows the Big Bang! poses a direct challenge to Stephen Hawking's books, A Brief History of Time and The Grand Design (written with Leonard Mlodinow). Nobody! focuses on the cosmological theories of British physicist Fred Hoyle, and details the various alternatives to modern big bang theories. Nobody! evaluates the belief systems that tend to favor one big bang idea over another.
Guide of Amphibians and Reptiles of São Tomé and Príncipe
Price: Free! Words: 30,760. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ichthyology & Herpetology, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
The herpetofauna of São Tomé and Príncipe includes 27 species of reptiles, 18 of which are currently considered to be endemic and 8 species of endemic amphibians. Is a breeding place for 5 of the 7 known species of marine turtles in the world, has one of the 11 populations with maximum risk of extincion worldwide, turtle population of the critically endangered Hawksbill (Eretmochelys imbricata).
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2016 (SOFIA): Contributing to food security and nutrition for all
Price: Free! Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This issue of The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture aims to provide objective, reliable and up-to-date data and information to a wide range of readers – policy-makers, managers, scientists, stakeholders and indeed all those interested in the fisheries and aquaculture sector.
Climate Change and Food Systems: Global Assessments and Implications for Food Security and Trade
Price: Free! Words: 138,220. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This book collects the findings of a group of scientists and economists who have taken stock of climate change impacts on food and agriculture at global and regional levels over the past two decades.
Good Emergency Management Practice: The Essentials
Price: Free! Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science
This manual sets out in a systematic way the elements required to achieve an appropriate level of preparedness for any disease emergency in animals. In particular, this manual focuses on the control of transboundary animal diseases. Some of the principles presented may also be helpful in preparing for food safety, zoonotic and even non-infectious disease emergencies.
Geocentricity: The Debates
Price: Free! Words: 57,360. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Geocentrism: The belief that Earth is literally motionless at the center of a universe which revolves around it. Believe it or not, in this day and age, there are still people who hold such a belief. But is there any scientific evidence to support this belief, or are these people just a bunch of kooks? This book consists of a series of debates on this issue.
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.
Coping with Climate Change – The Roles of Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
At the request of the Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, FAO prepared thematic studies on the interactions between climate change and plant, animal, forest, aquatic, invertebrate and micro-organism genetic resources. This publication summarizes the results of these studies.
Processing of fresh-cut tropical fruits and vegetables: A technical guide
Price: Free! Words: 24,950. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Methods / Professional, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science
This technical guide reviews the critical issues that must be addressed for fresh-cut produce to meet consumer demand for convenience, quality and safety. A case study on fresh-cut processing in Thailand is included. The guide should be of practical value to small processors, trainers and extension workers and individuals engaged in production of fresh-cut tropical produce for sale.
How Unscientific the “Scientific” Philosophy of God!
Price: Free! Words: 39,040. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Philosophy of Science
From time immemorial man has talked of God. Most of the humans have believed that God created the universe and sustains it. A minuscule percentage of humans have argued that man created or invented God and their psychological and social needs sustain Him. In sciences too, there has always been huge controversy on the role of God in the creation and sustenance of the universe.
Gravity
Price: Free! Words: 49,010. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics
My latest articles are now in a separate collection named Gravity. It completes the Prime Theory trilogy, showing in great detail the fundamental rules and forces that govern our Universe.
The Making of a Scientist: A Memoir
Price: Free! Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014 by Robert W. Fuller. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
The Making of a Scientist is Calvin Fuller’s story of his youth, education, and scientific career in the greatest research laboratory of the postwar era.
State of the World's Forests 2016 (SOFO): Forests and agriculture: land use challenges and opportunities
Price: Free! Words: 39,520. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of the World’s Forests (SOFO) 2016 shows that it is possible to increase agricultural productivity and food security while halting or even reversing deforestation, highlighting the successful efforts of Costa Rica, Chile, the Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Tunisia and Viet Nam.
Nobody Knows (The Thing That Really Matters About) Anything!
Series: Goldman's Bulldog Presents, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Philosophy of Science, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
"While some early reviews by Nobodies indicate that this book is a work of meta-fiction, I prefer to think of it as a work of meta-non-fiction--one which I'm sure has Truman Capote turning over in his grave. He had his own opinion about how the true story of multiple murders ought to be told." Nobody!
Step One: Save the World - The Journey of a Water Protector
Price: Free! Words: 314,360. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
This is a cookbook. This is an adventure novel. This is a love story. This is a tale of survival. This is a spiritual journey. This is a catalog of the oppressions and destructions perpetrated by the machine of mankind. This is a handbook on standing up to the tyranny enacted by a corrupt government through the mechanism of fear. This is a recruitment manual for a global movement of resistance
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.
Why Evolution is Not True: Because Natural Selection Does Not Exist
Price: Free! Words: 28,350. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
(4.00 from 8 reviews)
With precision and clarity, Dr. Sadaphal presents the vast trove of evidence that demands a new verdict: that natural selection does exist, and therefore evolution is not true. This bold and revolutionary book challenges the scientific status quo and provides seven devastating reasons why natural selection is not real; what is real is merely a philosophical assumption.
Oil – Final Countdown To A Global Crisis And Its Solutions
Price: Free! Words: 94,170. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
This book examines the lifeline of modern living - petroleum. This is what flows In our veins today. Every aspect of our life, from food to transport to housing, it’s all petroleum based. Our existence is draped in layers of petroleum. This book is a bible on the subject and delineates important strategic solutions to an unprecedented crisis that’s coming our way!