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Going for Broke
By Mark Dennis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,660. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
On the interstellar travel: A book on Information Physics
By Serge Miatovich
Price: Free! Words: 34,760. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
0.75 star(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Contrary to the predictions of mainstream physics, a new hypothesis shows that practical interstellar travel may be possible.
THE MYTH OF HUMAN INTELLIGENCE: NATURE'S INCREDIBLE WAYS OF PROBLEM-SOLVING
By Rajkumar Chetty
Price: Free! Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » System Theory
(5.00 from 1 review)
Complex systems of varied nature, living and non-living, with or without a brain, end up in a strikingly similar state of functional and structural organization! Why? How? This is the basis of this book written by a medical doctor, who is also a biochemist. Quite often it is difficult to evade the question - does the brain really matter? The author draws on solid science to justify his argument.
Momentum
By Sarah Allen
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This tutorial introduces the basic concepts and equations of momentum and shows you step-by-step how to apply them to solving problems. The material covered is the same as what would be covered in an AP Physics class, or an introductory college course. The author has a BS degree in Physics and an MA in Cognition and Learning, as well as 10 years of experience teaching physics.
Solar Power: Economic Disaster
By Theodore Ong
Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
0.25 star(1.33 from 3 reviews)
Even with free solar cells and batteries, solar power is too expensive. If safe nuclear power is expensive, solar power is a disaster (and so is wind). Here I present an analysis showing that wind and solar are NOT the way to go in terms of economics. Nuclear, geothermal and hydro are the way to go. Clean fossil fuel is a last resort. Safe nuclear? I discuss that in my next book.
Number Bases & Digits: An Essay
By Edward E. Rochon
You set the price! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Proposes a system of methodical digit construction based upon readily perceived rules of glyph design. In other words, the number value can be calculated by observation based on simple rules of digit design. This is for easier operations when using large number bases.
What Do We Know About Animals?
By paul lynch
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
Animals are all around us. What do we know about these wonderful creatures? Discover the facts for yourself about some of nature's most beloved animals.
Basic Aeronautics
By Raymond Hill
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Basic science of the principles of flight which covers, using relatively simple maths and physics, the scope and the required design parameters to begin to design and build a simple aeroplane.
Truth for Science
By Timothy L. Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
This manuscript is a revelation of what energy is, what matter is, and how it all works in this universe. (Gravity, too.)
Amplifying the Waves: The Role of Electromagnetic Pollution in EMF Sensitivity
By Elizabeth Maxim
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
After successfully treating her EMF Sensitivity, Dr. Elizabeth Maxim focused her research on answering two questions: 1. Why do some people suffer when around electromagnetic frequencies? The answer lay with the adrenals and the way the immune system responds to EMF 2. Why are more people suffering from EMF Sensitivity? The answer lay in the nature of EMF and how they interact with each other
Philosophy of Time: Thoughts and Deliberations
By Domenic Marbaniang
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Since H.G.Well’s Time Machine, humans have greatly marveled at the prospects of time-travel. Einstein’s Theory of Relativity has now experimentally established that time is a physical dimension to which space is intrinsically connected. In this volume, the goal is not to provide a systematic definition and overview of time, but to only consider the various issues connected with it.
Day of the Miracles, Alaskan Earthquake 1964
By Charles H. Thorne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the great Alaska earthquake on Good Friday, 1964. Measuring 8.6 on the Richter Scale, it was the strongest earthquake ever recorded in North America, exploding with the force of 12,000 atomic bombs, killing 150 people. Its effect on a major population center, the city of Anchorage, is as revealing of the human spirit today as it was at the time.
Voda - od izvira do izpusta
By Statistični urad Republike Slovenije
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: Slovenian. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Statistics
Vodni viri so eden najpomembnejših strateških virov. Ob povečanih pritiskih na okolje se povečujejo tudi pritiski na vodne vire. V publikaciji so zajete informacije o vodnih virih v Sloveniji in o našem ravnanju z njimi.
15 Minute Reads: Fun Facts About the Moon
By James Mascia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
15 Minute Reads are designed to help children do a little bit reading everyday. Learn a little bit about the Earth's Moon as you explore some fun facts about it. How was the Moon created? There are several theories. How many people have been to the Moon? Not that many. Why does the Moon change every day? These questions and others are answered within.
Drugs (annotated)
By nanohearts
Price: Free! Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
pediatric pharmacopoeia
Learn Secrets of Human Cells in Short Time
By Jernej Horvat
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
The book Learn Secrets of Human Cells in Short Time is made on basic description about Human Cells and their structures; organelles. It contains enough information to understand basic of Cell Biology and you will be enable too read more specific Biology books after reading this book. Not only basic description makes this book reader friendlier but also illustrations of each part of the cells.
Nobody Knows Consciousness!: Demystifying Life's Greatest Mystery
By Nobody!
Series: Goldman's Bulldog Presents, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
From bacteria to human beings, consciousness explained in plain simple English. Consciousness is a survival app, an instinct to "try anything" when confronted with unknown dangers. If you saw the movie Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and understood it, you will understand this book! Easy reading and fun. Anyone who has a consciousness, ought to read this book!
An Executive Summary of Michio Kaku's 'The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
A full executive summary of 'The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind' by Michio Kaku. This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
Infinity to the Power of Infinity And the Universal ECHO: A Philosophy of Existence
By Alan Razen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,390. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
0.75 star(3.67 from 3 reviews)
This book represents over 30 years of contemplation of the meaning of existence. It is a distillation of ideas intended to provide a complete science-based philosophical theory of "life the universe and everything".
Birds of Eastern China (Part Two)
By Brian Westland
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology
This book serves as an introduction to the rich and varied bird life of Eastern China.