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El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación 2015 (SOFA): La protección social y la agricultura: romper el ciclo de la pobreza rural
Price: Free! Words: 67,280. Language: Spanish. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science
A pesar de los importantes avances realizados en el cumplimiento de los Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio sobre la pobreza y el hambre, casi mil millones de personas aún viven en situación de extrema pobreza (menos de 1,25 dólares por persona al día) y 795 millones siguen sufriendo hambre crónica.
Facing the Heat Barrier: A History of Hypersonics - V-2, Sanger, Missile Nose Cones, X-15, Scramjets, Space Shuttle, National Aerospace Plane (NASP), X-33, X-34 (NASA SP-2007-4232)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,560. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a fascinating and comprehensive account of the history of hypersonics, the study of flight where aerodynamic heating dominates the physics of the problem, normally at Mach 5 and higher.
La situation mondiale des pêches et de l’aquaculture 2016 : Contribuer à la sécurité alimentaire et à la nutrition de tous
Price: Free! Words: 97,580. Language: French. Published: July 11, 2016 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
La présente édition du rapport sur La situation mondiale des pêches et de l’aquaculture vise à fournir des données et des informations objectives, fiables et actualisées à un large éventail de lecteurs – décideurs publics, gestionnaires, scientifiques, parties prenantes et plus généralement toute personne s’intéressant au secteur de la pêche et de l’aquaculture.
Gaia Luminous
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,400. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2017 by Robin Beck. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Earth Sciences / Seismology & Volcanism, Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
This remarkable book showcases Kiara’s extraordinary ability to integrate, summarize and structure a vast range of topics from deeply spiritual teachings to the latest discoveries in science. Kiara brilliantly and eloquently connects the dots, and presents clear and practical solutions for these complex and precarious times.
FitzRoy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
The Remarkable Story of Darwin's Captain and the Invention of the Weather Forecast The name of Robert FitzRoy, captain of the Beagle, is forever linked with that of his most famous passenger, Charles Darwin. This exceptionally interesting biography brings FitzRoy out of Darwin's shadow for the first time, revealing a man who experienced high adventure, and suffered tragic disappointments.
Bigfoot Casebook Updated: Sightings and Encounters from 1818 to 2004
Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 104,360. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010 by Pine Winds Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
With pictures and stories the Bords present cases of encounters with Bigfoot. The Bigfoot story has moved from certainty of the creatures’ existence to claims of hoaxes, trickery, and outright lies and back again. Roger Patterson and Bob Gimlin claim to have taken movies of Bigfoot; Ray Wallace’s family shows wooden feet that they claim were used to start the whole Bigfoot story in 1958.
U.S. Navy Equipment Encyclopedia: Aircraft, Ships, Weapons, Programs, and Systems - Fighter Jets, Aircraft Carriers, Submarines, Surface Combatants, Missiles, plus the Navy Program Guide
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 118,910. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Naval Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
Hundreds of U.S. Navy systems - from patrol craft to nuclear submarines - are comprehensively described in this detailed, up-to-date encyclopedia of naval equipment. This massive 500-page report also includes the latest Navy Program Guide document, providing an overview of key systems, programs, and initiatives of the Navy.
Beyond 2012?
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,780. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Throughout time, this year 2012 has been shrouded in mystery. Never has a single date, in the history of humanity, held such significance for so many! Today, We are at the crossroad, Alarms Bell is ringing ..Is Mankind on a collision course with an Apocalyptic Environmental Global Catastrophe? or Is Mankind Transitioning into a new Life-Form Science calls the New Humanity! Great Bonus..
La situation mondiale de l’alimentation et de l’agriculture 2015 (SOFA): Protection sociale et agriculture – briser le cercle vicieux de la pauvreté rurale
Price: Free! Words: 65,930. Language: French. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science
Malgré des progrès importants dans la réalisation des objectifs du Millénaire pour le développement qui ont trait à la faim et à la pauvreté, près d’un milliard de personnes vivent encore dans l’extrême pauvreté (moins de 1,25 dollar par personne et par jour) et 795 millions continuent de souffrir de faim chronique.
The (New) Marine Aquarium Reference Volume I
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,840. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
The (New) Marine Aquarium Reference Volume I: The Chemical Environment is the first of a five volume set of ebooks based on The Marine Aquarium Reference:Systems and Invertebrates by Martin A. Moe, Jr.This first volume covers over 92 topics dealing with the chemistry of natural seawater and the management of captive seawater in marine aquariums.
Cosmic Coincidences
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,700. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Astrophysics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
A provocative search through space and time for a cosmic blueprint—and the source of life in the universe.
Starship Century: Toward the Grandest Horizon
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 139,670. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
Starship Century: Toward the Grandest Horizon is an anthology by authors from both science and fiction writing backgrounds, illustrating some of the tech and ideology behind the illustrious goal of traveling to another star within the next century. Edited by Gregory Benford, New York Times bestselling science fiction author, and James Benford, leading expert on space propulsion.
The Universal Mind Hypothesis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010 by KL Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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.
In Search of the Big Bang
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,680. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos
For Big Bang Theory fans, don't miss this indispensable guide! :) `A remarkably readable guide to the mysteries of cosmic creation' —Nature
The Coming of the Quantum Christ: The Shroud of Turin and the Apocalypse of Selfishness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,560. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
The Shroud of Turin, the burial cloth of Jesus Christ, is arguably the most important object on the face of earth. It offers support for the Gospel accounts of his torture, Crucifixion and Resurrection Selfish environmental exploitation now threatens humanity with Apocalyptic extinction. The Shroud is a "sign of the time" brought to us brought to us by science. Is it providence or happenstance?
Deep Water: The Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Drilling - The Report of the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,180. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
This report by the Presidentially-appointed Oil Spill Commission, released in January 2011, provides authoritative, official findings on the causes and consequences of the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster, with proposals for comprehensive reforms of both government and industry practices to overhaul the U.S. approach to drilling safety and greatly reduce the chances of a similar, disaster.
The Biology of Consciousness: Case Studies in Kundalini
Price: $5.99 $3.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 66,590. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Life Force Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
The nine case studies in this book document the different ways Kundalini is awakened and include: sexual ecstasy, meditation, drugs, emotional crises, eye-gazing, and Shaktipat. Case Studies in Kundalini ably supports the hypothesis that consciousness exists outside the body and is not extinguished at the time of death.
Наука, техника и инновации: гипотезы, проблемы, результаты
Price: Free! Words: 62,490. Language: Russian. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Experiments & Projects
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы развития экономики, юриспруденции, социологии, истории, педагогики, инноваций и техники, культурологи и и искусства, туризма, философии, лингвистики, медицины, природы и ресурсов по материалам XI Международного междисциплинарного форума молодых ученых «Наука, техника и инновации: гипотезы, проблемы, результаты» (10 октября 2017 г.).
Feynman Lectures Simplified 1D: Angular Momentum, Sound, Waves, Symmetry & Vision
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics
Feynman Simplified gives mere mortals access to the fabled Feynman Lectures on Physics. Feynman Simplified: 1D covers about a quarter of Volume 1, the freshman course, of The Feynman Lectures on Physics.
Terra Nova: Global Revolution and the Healing of Love
Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 66,770. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015 by Verlag. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Anthropology
"Terra Nova: Global Revolution and the Healing of Love." is the essence of over forty years of work on the question of whether humanity and the Earth can be healed. It shows how a morphogenetic field of peace is organized from within, and to what forces it could connect in order to oppose the global forces of violence and so make possible a future without war.