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iPermie! How to Permaculture Your Urban Lifestyle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 401,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Green living
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a good-life design guide for Millennials, Boomers, and Generation X. Contains strategies, tools, and techniques to help you navigate the cardinal threats of peak oil, climate instability, economic irrationality, and political criminality. iPermie is an almanac of useful information and permaculture self-study guide.
Finding Home: An American's Journey of Life and Love in the West Indies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
(5.00 from 1 review)
At the age of nineteen, biology student Chuck McAllister left behind his comfortable but uninspiring suburban life to seek adventure, clarity, and some kind of meaningful existence on the Caribbean island of Trinidad. There he met Suvali—clever, bright-eyed, and raven-haired—and his life changed forever. This is the story of McAllister’s eleven years of living, loving, and a little bit of science,
Litter-ology: Understanding Littering and the Secrets to Clean Public Places
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagine if all our public places were clean and free of litter. In Litter-ology, environmental psychologists Karen Spehr & Rob Curnow share insights gained from over 20 years working on changing people’s disposal behaviour. Based on up to date research evidence, Litter-ology is a highly readable guide for all those who are trying to get results in keeping their public places clean & litter free.
Attract Birds to Your Garden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
(5.00 from 1 review)
Turn your yard into a wild bird sanctuary by planting trees, shrubs and flowers to attract birds. Learn which feeders to choose, types of seed and feed, and more. A great book for those new to bird watching and gardening to attract birds.
How to Solve the World's Problems in 50 Years or Less: Manifesto for Revolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,930. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
(5.00 from 1 review)
The MultiCore employs the minds of Pulitzer Prize winning theorist Jared Diamond, author of Guns, Germs and Steel, planetary intelligentsia Max Tegmark, the immortal Ray Kurzweil, and the spirits of Martin Luther King Jr and Charles Darwin. The ensuing synthesis blends the principles of evolution with advanced forms of intelligence to solve our major problems humanely and in style.
Supercapacitors 101 - A home Inventors Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Energy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The supercapacitor is an emerging technology that promises to play an important role in meeting the demands of electronic devices and systems both now and in the future. This book traces the history of the development of the technology, and explores the principles and theory of operation as well as giving some guidance on the methods for producing the materials required to construct one
Green Spin (Or) Promoting the Green Message 2013
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(5.00 from 1 review)
A book about driving change within the sustainability community itself. People are not engaging with the information they hear. Green Spin addresses how we can express green messages differently, encouraging campaigners and educators to appeal to the emotions, sub-conscious and mirror neurons of their audience. Green Spin takes you on a spin around the right-brain/eco-creative helix.
S. O. A. R. - Stories From The Southport/Oak Island Animal Rescue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,930. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The animals, people, and events of a small country animal shelter through the eyes of one volunteer.
Sons of Monkeys - A New Study Of The Human Animal By A Down On His Luck Chinaman With A Zoology Degree
You set the price! Words: 173,740. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » History » War
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Sons of Monkeys will radically redefine the human species. In a ground-breaking re-evaluation of how we select our mates, zoologist and teacher Mars Q will explain the existence of war, genocide, and chronic poverty by treating humans like any other animal on the planet. No rock goes unturned as he smashes centuries of dogma and leaves the academic world scorched. Not even Jesus is off limits.
My Boney Girl
Price: Free! Words: 6,390. Language: American English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A stray abandoned cat wandered into my life and chronic kidney disease took her away many years too soon. Adjusting to life without her is a most difficult experience. Many of us know the joys of having a feline companion and the sorrow we feel when their spirit leaves this earth. Expressed in poetry, narration, photos and illustrations, we will share a connection when you read My Boney Girl.
Lamarck and the Sad Tale of the Blind Cave-Fish
You set the price! Words: 16,600. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book assesses the unjust suppression & more recent scientific vindication of the 'Original Founder of Evolution' Jean Baptiste Lamarck. Not many know that Darwin himself was a Lamarckian as he believed that blindness in cave-fish was due to the disuse of their eyes brought about by finding themselves in dark environments. It turns out that he may have been right....
Mountains Don't Grow Back
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 350. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Mountains Don’t Grow Back" is a rhythmic and inspirational nonfiction picture book that introduces children to environmentalism, mining and renewable energies. It is created for children aged 5 to 8, to be read with or without a grown up. A short glossary links children to more information on Wikipedia, ideal for smart devices. Written by Julie Speer and illustrated by Hannah Burns Hryze.
Brain Waves: Secrets of Reality
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,190. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cognitive Science, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
(4.00 from 1 review)
Astounding revelations of the mysteries of the mind and the universe. What is Consciousness and Awareness? Where did the Universe come from? What makes the mind operate as it does? What is Meditation? What is our Destiny? How do the senses work?
Bushfire and Climate Change - A Causal Link
You set the price! Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
(5.00 from 1 review)
The author suggests a causal link between the increasing events of catastrophic bushfire and climate change. Despite what may appear to be an obvious connection between the two, the author applies his multidisciplinary approach based on his varied scientific, engineering and personal bushfire experience, to derive a unique connection. He expresses it as a hypothesis or "thought experiment".
Terroir, il Sapore della Terra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: Italian. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Earth sciences
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Terroir, il Sapore della Terra" è un breve saggio divulgativo per cercare di capire cosa sia il terroir, come venga utilizzato a livello legislativo, comerciale, turistico e scientifico.
We Must Return
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
(5.00 from 1 review)
Earth’s moon is the perfect launch point for the journey to Mars and other deep space missions, argues inventor William D. Eatwell. By returning to the moon, America and its closest and trusted allies can ensure their nations’ safety and that of all orbiting assets circling both the Earth and the moon.
Going for Broke
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,650. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
(5.00 from 1 review)
Think birders are all old ladies with sensible shoes and in tweed? Think again. Birding is a competitive sport with no holds barred. In 1984 I ended up chasing a 300 bird year in the UK, this is the story of that chase and more besides. Fast cars, girls, hallucinations and very unsuitable footwear all feature in the tale and there are birds too.
Bioplastics - A Home Inventors Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Chemistry / Organic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bioplastics is one of those areas that the home inventor has the advantage. The raw materials are cheap, readily available and easy to work with. There has been relatively little study done so far as the field is still quite new and there are a significant amount of discoveries to be made. This book is to help you get there with lots of recipes, starting points and where to go from there
Physics: Gravitational Force- study guide
You set the price! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book gives a description about the force of gravitation.It gives a detailed description of all the ideas and laws related to the gravitational Force.Some information about acceleration due to gravity is also given. it mentions all the important formulas related to the topic.unlike other e-books it also has some numerical problems for the readers.It starts from the basics of gravitation.
The Faster Than Light Hypothesis
Price: Free! Words: 21,370. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
(5.00 from 1 review)
A speculative technology might finally give us Faster Than Light (FTL) travel. The proof, if we only knew where to look, could have been ours by now. If hypothetical aliens could tell you how they traveled to Earth, would you be surprised? Would the same physics we hold dear be close to their hearts too? No, not really. According to Relativity, we’re pretty much stuck here in the Solar system.