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Tales and Drawings of a Life by the Sea
Price: Free! Words: 67,160. Language: British English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
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Until relatively recently, hand-drawn illustrations were the backbone of the biological sciences – both for teaching and research.
The Origin And Evolution Of Religion And Science
Price: Free! Words: 157,330. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
A simple, unified model of nature and of the dimensions of time and space demonstrates how the evolution of our species naturally led to two symmetrical yet seemingly incompatible ways that our ancestors learned to understand nature; religion and science. Each of the stages in the evolution of nature, and of human awareness of nature, of religion, of science, and of language is analyzed in depth.
Forest Futures: Sustainable Pathways for Forests, Landscapes and People in the Asia-pacific Region: Asia-pacific Forest Sector Outlook Study 3
Price: Free! Words: 84,230. Language: Simple English. Published: June 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
The demand of society on forests has continuously changed. Initially, forests were mainly seen as resources for timber. Overtime, the role of forests has expanded as our society expects various economic, social and environmental products and services from the forests.
The Smell of Kerosene: A Test Pilot's Odyssey - NASA Research Pilot Stories, XB-70 Tragic Collision, M2-F1 Lifting Body, YF-12 Blackbird, Apollo LLRV Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (NASA SP-4108)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,290. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » History » Military
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is the fascinating account of the life of Donald Mallick, a NASA research test pilot. This book puts the reader in the pilot's seat for a "day at the office" unlike any other.
Crop Ecology, Cultivation and Uses of Cactus Pear
Price: Free! Words: 127,050. Language: Simple English. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science
Climate change is one of the biggest challenges the world must meet today and in the future. Prolonged droughts and desertification are among the issues faced by many countries, especially in Africa and Asia, where the rural poor and smallholders are most heavily affected.
El estado de los bosques del mundo 2016: Los bosques y la agricultura: desafíos y oportunidades en relación con el uso de la tierra
Price: Free! Words: 51,080. Language: Spanish. Published: July 27, 2016 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
En El estado de los bosques del mundo (SOFO) 2016 se muestra que es posible incrementar la productividad agrícola y la seguridad alimentaria y detener o incluso invertir a un tiempo la deforestación. Para ello, se destacan los esfuerzos satisfactorios realizados por Chile, Costa Rica, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Túnez y Viet Nam.
Autism is Crucifixion of God in Children
Price: Free! Words: 63,340. Language: British English. Published: July 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Archaeology
Autism has always been a mystery; this book demystifies it in simple language. If you understand autism, you should be able to prevent it in the future.
Evolution: A Scientifically Guided Thought Experiment: Book One: Evolution by Other Means..?
Price: Free! Words: 78,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book is free. It is an entirely self-funded project attempting to find a much needed scientifically sound alternative to our current and rather outdated, model of evolutionary thinking.
حالة الغابات في العالم مسارات الغابات نحو تحقيق التنمية المستدامة 2018
Price: Free! Words: 52,510. Language: Arabic. Published: July 6, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
منذ ثلاث سنوات تقريبًا، وافق قادة العالم على خطة الأمم المتحدة للتنمية المستدامة لعام 2030 وأهداف التنمية المستدامة السبعة عشر التي تمثل الإطار المركزي لتوجيه السياسات الإنمائية في جميع أنحاء العالم. ويهدف هذا الإصدار من حالة الغابات في العالم إلى تعزيز فهمنا لكيفية مساهمة الغابات وإدارتها المستدامة في
2018 The State of the World’s Forests: Forest Pathways to Sustainable Development
Price: Free! Words: 52,260. Language: Simple English. Published: July 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
Nearly three years ago, world leaders agreed to the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – the central framework for guiding development policies throughout the world.
The BioMat Book
Price: Free! Words: 66,230. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Energy
A 1ºC increase in body temperature results in a 40% increase in immunity. That fact gives a hint of the major importance in understanding how something as natural as heat and light can affect our well being. This book is about light and heat medicine and about Far Infrared BioMats that offer comfort and healing. Humans need light and this book delivers up to the reader amazing secrets of light.
Them and Us: How Neanderthal predation created modern humans
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,990. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
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Danny Vendramini argues that Neanderthals were apex predators that hunted, raped, and abducted early humans. This 50,000 year period of sexual and cannibalistic predation transformed our timid stone-age ancestors into modern humans. This is one of those groundbreaking theories that revolutionizes scientific thinking. It represents a quantum leap in our understanding of human origins
State of Mediterranean Forests 2018
Price: Free! Words: 120,270. Language: Simple English. Published: January 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
The Mediterranean region has more than 25 million hectares of Mediterranean forests and about 50 million hectares of other Mediterranean wooded lands. They make crucial contributions to rural development, poverty alleviation, food security, as well as, the agricultural, water, tourism, and energy sectors.
Conscious Nature: The Art and Neuroscience of Meditating In Nature
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,560. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
Nature, the original mindfulness teacher... our brains are adapted to thrive in close connection with the Earth, our senses keenly attuned to Nature's subtle signals. Meditating outdoors soothes the psyche, nourishes the body, and elevates creativity to new heights. Expert outdoors mentor Josh Lane shares a pathway to exploring your own relationship with Nature for greater well-being & presence.
Annotated Bibliography of Orgonomic Journals
Price: Free! Words: 122,050. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Reference
Ten years in the making and originally intended to be a private reference for a PhD. I hope it will help those wishing to study Wilhelm Reich and orgone life-energy theory. It is an indepth synopsis, with commentary for most of the major post-Reich (post-1957) orgone journal articles, especially experimental papers.
Trends and Impacts of Foreign Investment in Developing Country Agriculture: Evidence from Case Studies
Price: Free! Words: 169,220. Language: Simple English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science
This publication summarizes the results of this research, in particular through the presentation of case studies on policies to attract foreign investment in agriculture and their impacts on national economic development in selected countries in Africa, Asian and Latin America.
El estado mundial de la pesca y la acuicultura 2016 (SOFIA): Contribución a la seguridad alimentaria y la nutrición para todos
Price: Free! Words: 99,180. Language: Spanish. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
La publicación El estado mundial de la pesca y la acuicultura tiene como finalidad proporcionar datos e información objetivos, fiables y actualizados para una amplia variedad de lectores: responsables de la formulación de políticas, gestores, científicos, partes interesadas y todas las personas relacionadas con el sector de la pesca y la acuicultura.
Bogeys and Bandits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,580. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
Former naval aviator and award-winning military writer Robert Gandt had the chance to return to his old base to fly one of the fastest, sleekest jets in the world. In Bogeys and Bandits he takes the reader along for the ride.
Situation des Forêts du monde 2014
Price: Free! Words: 60,970. Language: French. Published: April 23, 2015 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
La présente édition de la situation des forêts du monde vise à combler cette lacune. On y trouvera, réuni et analysé, un ensemble exhaustif de données sur la contribution des forêts aux moyens d’existence, à l’alimentation, à la santé, au logement et aux sources d’énergie. On y verra aussi comment améliorer les informations disponibles et ajuster les politiques afi n de mieux tirer parti à l’aveni
2018 La situation des forêts du monde: Les forêts au service du développement durable
Price: Free! Words: 66,600. Language: French. Published: July 6, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
Il y a près de trois ans, les dirigeants du monde approuvaient le Programme des Nations Unies pour le développement durable à l’horizon 2030 et ses 17 objectifs de développement durable (ODD), qui allaient devenir le cadre central d’orientation des politiques de développement du monde entier.