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The Universal Mind Hypothesis
Price: Free! Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010 by KL Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
So, what is consciousness? Young was blind in half of his visual field when he appeared on NOVA(PBS). But if you threw him a ball from the blind side, he would catch it without knowing what he did. He had blindsight. His brain knew something that he did not. When one's brain acts on its own without the person knowing it, we have a p-zombie. This book is about why we aren't unconscious automatons.
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 and 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.
Sustainability: The Geography Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 50,190. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by University of Nottingham. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geography
Sustainability: The Geography Perspective is an Open Educational Resource written by Simon Gosling and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines
Becoming Human: How Evolution Made Us
Price: Free! Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Nature Writing
Price: Free! Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Essay » Literature
Collected observations and essays on the English countryside and its flora and fauna from an award-winning novelist.
Evolution of the Self
Price: Free! Words: 70,240. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The prevailing theory of evolution according to Darwin as adapted and altered over the years has run its course. It no longer fits the science. It no longer answers the questions raised by epigenetics, clinical death, social behavior and molecular physics - nor love. Evolution of the Self unveils a scientifically validated understanding of evolution. PLEASE DO NOT POST A REVIEW.
From Homo Erectus to Homo Sapiens: The Origins Of Human Behavior
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,540. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
Where did we come from? Every civilization since the dawn of man has asked that question and every one has had its own creation myth. Science, too, has its own explanation of human origins, an explanation we might presume to be based upon objective analysis of all available scientific evidence—but is it?
College Biology Exams, 2007-2010
Price: Free! Words: 58,270. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Bald Eagles in Alaska
Price: Free! Words: 150,840. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
THE MYTH OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: AMAZING WONDERS OF BIOLOGICAL COMMUNICATION
Price: Free! Words: 99,420. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
The sophistication of biological information strategies is mind-boggling and unmatched by our modern information technology. The human body, behaving as a ‘cellular society’, contains about 10,000 billion cells which means our body has 1500 times more cells than there are humans on this planet and one could argue that the information needs of our body should dwarf our social information needs.
THE MYTH OF HUMAN INTELLIGENCE: NATURE'S INCREDIBLE WAYS OF PROBLEM-SOLVING
Price: Free! Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » System Theory, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Complex systems of varied nature, living and non-living, with or without a brain, end up in a strikingly similar state of functional and structural organization! Why? How? This is the basis of this book written by a medical doctor, who is also a biochemist. Quite often it is difficult to evade the question - does the brain really matter? The author draws on solid science to justify his argument.
The Cassandra Frost Collection, A decade of writing on remote viewing, intuition and consciousness
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012 by NewsHooks 2 NewsBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Everything Solved: The Universe Explained
Price: Free! Words: 63,010. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
The Stuff Forever (or of nothing) that could no longer contain itself as a singularity, changing its form and ‘banging’ into a universe, obviously met a constraint that was being built up to in its wave form—since matter and spacetime came after the ‘bang’, as a low probability, but guaranteed (eventually), event, so we can go on to say about the only possible wave state of the Forever Something.
The Hidden Energies Behind Feng Shui
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
(5.00 from 1 review)
Our thoughts interacting with the subatomic particle field is what makes feng shui work. It is shown as an ancient earth science that really can improve our surroundings and health by influencing the energy systems of our bodies and the Earth. White Tiger and Blue Dragon are discussed as well as other secrets understood by our ancestors...a cutting edge book that will intrigue and fascinate you.
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine
Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Azinet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Why do we age? This book describes the exciting development of theories that say that we age because we are purposely designed to have a limited lifespan; we are programmed to age and die. This theory strongly suggests that we can find pharmaceutical agents that generally delay aging and age-related diseases like cancer and heart disease. Print length 255 pages, 28 illustrations.
DELUSIONS — Pragmatic Realism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,090. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012 by Inhousepress. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
The author advances compelling arguments regarding Delusions ingrained and perpetrated by both, the religious and the scientific communities. He concludes that science/religion argument is equally as deluded on both sides of the equation, particularly when advanced from the preeminently fundamentalist point of view.
The Achievements and the Days Book I. From the Origin to the Hominids
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 130,470. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
In book I the author touches on the origin of the universe, the origin of life and the origin of humanity. The areas include Big Bang Theory, atomic physics, chemistry and evolution at the universe, earth, cell, animal and human levels. Interesting facts and observations are interspersed throughout; these points certainly add spice to the presentation.
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 and 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.
Unified and Pure Field Theory: The Mystery of the Fundamental Principle of the Universe
Price: Free! Words: 93,740. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
(1.00 from 1 review)
Finishes the work left unfinished by Einstein. Unifies all the forces of nature--gravity, magnetism, electromagnetism, et al. Reveals the underlying truth that "time" (Faraday's lines of force) is the fundamental force of nature.
F-35 Lightning II - Combat aircraft for the future
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This book presents to you the history behind the F-35 Lightning II, not to mention revealing previous unknown secrets and some of the technology found in the air fighter that will replace the F-16 and several other fighters. This book is indeed a golden pearl for aircraft enthusiasts!