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The Sidewalk Solar System
Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
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For elementary and middle school level children, this is an activity for making a model of the solar system that is to scale using only chalk and a long stretch of sidewalk. It is fun for the entire class, helps children think in terms of models, and helps them learn about the planets.
Pit Bull Nation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,370. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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Pit Bull Nation is the story of a woman who found a pit bull and how that dog changed the course of her life. The chain of events that follow would discourage most people, but this woman finds a connection with these dogs that gives her the strength to overcome adversity and her own fears. She finds a comrade and soul mate in these unwanted dogs whose very name and image inspire media frenzy.
Global Warming Is Good
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
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A warmer climate: good or bad? The icy polar regions would thaw. But would hotter parts of the world dry up? In the past they didn't. Five periods in the last half-million years were warmer than today. Each time the Sahara got more rain and turned to lush grass. When Earth warmed up the forests bloomed and the deserts shrank. But when Earth got colder the deserts expanded and the trees died back.
Is There Time?
Price: Free! Words: 68,910. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
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Is there time to avoid humanity’s extinction? Practically everything that has ever lived is extinct; we will be no exception unless we work very hard to be an exception. Wrestling with that problem led to a chilling, undeniable conclusion: the human species is ultimately doomed on Earth and we have no plan. A convincing strategic vision and mission for humanity elude us… until now.
Leaving the Planet by Space Elevator
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,190. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010 by Linda. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
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The seminal work on the Space Elevator by the controller of the project from the 1990's, together with a Foreword by the late Sir Arthur C Clarke, this explains the Space Elevator concept, how it works, when it will be deployed, and all the detail that goes with it.
The Sun Devices
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
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The Sun Devices contains series of solar tools designed to help individuals and organizations use solar energy. Each is based on ancient designs, simply updated with new materials and needs in mind. Areas include stone techniques, metalwork, recycling, new material synthesis, water/alcohol distillation, cooking and electrical power generation. Most of the devices are inexpensive and easy to build.
The Theory Of XY - Wake up before the 8th Coming!
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
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When will You know and decide? Alignment is Everything! Awaken with Life Changing Observations. Embrace the future with confidence in creation's plan for 2012, Earth's changes and beyond. Destiny begins with Identity. Identity is empowered by Eternal Truth and Alignment with its source. Know about the 8th coming and more!
Cain's Wife, Lilith's Daughter
Series: Learning Ancient Secrets. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
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The enduring question has been: "Where did Cain get his wife?" This story of Cain’s Wife is my initial attempt to reconcile the Bible with the undisputable scientific evidence for creative evolution. I have combined 4 sets of information: The current Bible, the old Bible before the major changes in late BC and early AD, other Ancient Literature, and the scientific facts of creation/evolution.
Green Spin (Or) Promoting the Green Message 2013
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
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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.
Climate Myths: The Campaign Against Climate Science
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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Climate Myths is both a primer on climate change and a definitive rebuttal of climate science denial. It puts the campaign against climate science in historical, political, and economic context and juxtaposes the claims of climate change deniers with the facts about climate change as revealed by authoritative climate science.
First Life on Earth, Scientific Adam & Eve
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
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From the earliest days as thinking humans we’ve had many questions about life. I grew up in the Bible Belt of Mississippi and was taught that God created Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden. But then I read about ancient fossils of human-like creatures and started learning about evolution. So what is the truth? This book describes what I learned about scientific Adam and Eve 228,000 years ago.
The Saga of Peabody and Other True Life Adventures
Price: Free! Words: 27,080. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Essay » Literature
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A wild raven learns to trust the author and her husband. A bat flies in to gently take moths from a child's fingers. A mother warbler perches on the author's thumb to feed its babies held in the palm of her hand. A foundling baby pack rat grows up with the family and is gradually returned to his natural home in the woods. These are just a few of the tales found within these pages.
The KISS Guide To Crystals
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Crystallography
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The KISS Guide to Crystals is an easy to use instructional manual for the beginner to the seasoned crystal healer. You’ll discover how crystal energy works, learn the “KISS” guide explanation of each individual crystal, tips on doing an energy healing session using stones and crystals and find an easy to use explanation of over 50 stones. This book will forever change how you work with crystals.
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 and Nature » Environment
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"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.
Hypothesis Testing Made Simple
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 39,680. Language: American English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Statistics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
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This tutorial is intended to help readers do four things: (1) Decide if their data gathering activity can yield numerical data that will permit a meaningful hypothesis test. (2) If it will, decide any of the tests described would be useful. (3) If so, apply that test, and (4) Adequately explain the results.
Going for Broke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,650. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
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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.
Horn Hoof Feather Soul: A Year in the Life at a Farmed Animal Sanctuary in Photos
Price: Free! Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
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Heartwarming photos of chickens, cows, pigs and other rescued farmed animals revealing personalities candid and diverse. Like dogs and cats, other animals experience a range of emotion similar to our own. The photos in Horn Hoof Feather Soul show a side of farmed animals most people don’t get to see.
Research Report: Electricity and Gravity, Tornadoes and Hurricanes, Other Phenomena
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 15,790. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
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This is a report the unification electrical and gravitation and force. This gravitational/electrical force holds atoms together in molecules to form solids, liquids and gasses (The van der Waals force.) and holds moons, planets suns and galaxies in their orbits. This report is backed by experiments, observations and cited research from a number of fields. References are cited.
Sojourn Into The Night - A Memoir of The Peruvian Rainforest
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
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The original photos in this watercolor journey help tell the story in this unrhymed, poetic narrative which captures the stillness of the night and my delight in seeing unique creatures secure in their own world. Awestruck by the beauty of the rainforest, I behold what is hidden in plain sight. Guided through ambiguous paths and undefined sounds, I am made aware of my limits as a sentient being.
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 and Nature » Amateur naturalist
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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,