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Awakening Community Intelligence: CSA Farms as 21st Century Cornerstones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Over the last decades many thousands of people around the world have come to recognize in Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) a vehicle for approaching land, food, labor, environment and community in a healthier way. Now – in an era with increasing shadows of environmental catastrophe – it’s time to expand exponentially the CSA vision and reality. This book lays out the vision eloquently.
The Theory Of Spacefluidity And The Super-Universe - A New Cosmology
Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
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On this, the 100th anniversary of the theory of General Relativity, comes the first real challenge to Einstein in a century. This is a complete theory of time, gravity and the infinite universe developed from first principles. This book comes in three parts, gravitational time dilation, visualising gravity in four dimensions, and black holes, the big bang and the super-universe.
When Nature Called It A Day
Price: Free! Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
A first-person experience of the 2015 Nepal Earthquake and The Indian Rescue Operation
Feathered Tales From My Garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,930. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
I followed my Feathered Friends for several years. It began with my Robin nesting in the chokecherry tree in front of the house. One day she flew by my den window. As I moved toward her, she flew away. Ah, a message! I looked about, and there at the front of the house, crouched a neighbor cat, sniffing on the ground not far from the nest. My ‘job’ was to chase the cat─so I did.
The Practical Wisdom of Spiritual Crystals, Crystal Collecting with Crystal Bill - in 3 volumes
Price: Free! Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015 by Spider Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Mineralogy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Mineralogy
50 pages of full color, amazing crystal pictures. This preview of what you will get in his series of books dedicated to crystals. It is a sneak peak at what is in store in the full volume series of Crystal Collecting with Crystal Bill.
Suffocating On Mount Improbable
Price: Free! Words: 18,420. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
This book shows that Dawkins' theory for a simple to complex unbroken chain of evolutionary life is impossible, as fossil records indicate and new science proves. Dawkins' response: how can a good god create evil? Here Dawkins and theists draw from the same source, a sense of justice inherent in humanity. Our best hope for a salvation is that we can ask this question, because we cannot answer it.
A Legacy of Lancashire: Its Chemists, Biochemists and Industrialists
Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry
A chronological collation of those chemists, biochemists and Industrialists born in the county of Lancashire in the UK who have made a notable contribution to their subject and to mankind in general starting with William Henry in 1774..
Situation des Forêts du monde 2014
Price: Free! Words: 60,970. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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
Состояние лесов мира 2014
Price: Free! Words: 48,870. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
При подготовке настоящего издания доклада "Состояние лесов мира" был проведен систематический сбор и анализ данных о роли лесов как источника средств к существованию, продовольствия, лекарств, крова и энергетических ресурсов для человека. Кроме того, в докладе также содержатся предложения по совершенствованию сбора такой информации и корректировке мер политики, с тем чтобы в будущем повысить соци
El estado de los bosques del mundo 2014
Price: Free! Words: 61,760. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
En esta edición de El estado de los bosques del mundo se recogen y analizan de forma sistemática datos sobre la contribución de los bosques a las necesidades de las personas relativas a los medios de vida, alimentación, salud, abrigo y energía. Además, se sugiere cómo se podrían mejorar la información y las políticas con miras a potenciar los beneficios socioeconómicos de los bosques en el futuro.
La situation mondiale des pêches et de l'aquaculture 2014
Price: Free! Words: 128,000. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
L’édition 2014 de La situation mondiale des pêches et de l'aquaculture propose une analyse de plusieurs thèmes importants, notamment le rôle de l’aquaculture dans l’amélioration de la nutrition et la question de la réduction des pratiques préjudiciables et des mauvaises pratiques de gestion qui menacent la durabilité du secteur de la pêche.
El estado mundial de la pesca y la acuicultura 2014
Price: Free! Words: 128,100. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
En la edición de 2014 de El estado mundial de la pesca y la acuicultura se analizan varias cuestiones importantes, como el papel de la acuicultura en mejorar la nutrición y la reducción de prácticas peligrosas y una gestión indebida, que amenaza la sostenibilidad del sector.
Organized Mind : How To Think Straight And Make All The Right Life Decisions In 30 Easy Steps
Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Memory Improvement, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Memory Improvement
In this book, you will learn 30 Steps on how to take control of your mind and push your willpower to the right direction. These steps include methods and strategies on how to improve your motivation, improve your health, strengthen your connections, overcome your fears, and reduce stress.
Tornado Buster: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Prevent tornadoes by discharging electric energy into the earth via flying lightning rods. Build heavy lift high torque engine, slow moving planes to do so. Large propellers, big air foil area, extended landing gear and discharge cables.
The Engineer's Argument: A philosophical argument against intelligent design
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015 by Armin Navabi. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
This book aims to give logically consistent reasoning for the dismissal of the idea of intelligent design through philosophical discourse based on given evidence of how our universe works. It is my hope that I can offer many pieces of evidence that show such an idea of an intelligent designer is not only logically inconsistent but also absurd.
State of the World's Forests 2014
Price: Free! Words: 49,720. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
This edition of State of the World’s Forests addresses this knowledge gap by systematically gathering and analysing available data on forests’ contributions to people’s livelihoods, food, health, shelter and energy needs. Crucially, the report also suggests how information might be improved and policies adjusted, so that the socioeconomic benefits from forests can be enhanced in the future.
Trends and impacts on foreign investments in developing country agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 169,220. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
The State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources
Price: Free! Words: 124,000. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
This FAO flagship publication entitled The State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources reviews the conservation, management and use of tree and other woody plant genetic resources that are valuable to human well-being.
Quality assurance for animal feed analysis laboratories
Price: Free! Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
This document gives a comprehensive account of good laboratory practices, quality assurance procedures and examples of standard operating procedures as used in individual specialist laboratories.
Tackling Climate Change through Livestock
Price: Free! Words: 43,070. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This report represents the most comprehensive estimate made to-date of livestock’s contribution to global warming – as well as the sector’s potential to help tackle the problem.