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Bottleneck - Our human interface with reality. The disturbing and exciting implications of its true nature.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
Bottleneck is about the narrowness of Now. By daring to explore what information science can tell us about the process of learning. it reveals that we can absorb shockingly little truly new information from the present moment. The implication: the world we experience is almost entirely an imagined reality, based on our lifelong past experiences. Here at last is a science of prejudice.
Nature of the Sun
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Price: Free! Words: 73,670. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Gravity
The cosmological theory written inside the book Nature of the Sun comes with the answers all have been looking for. In the book Nature of the Sun you will learn a three dimensional logic that creates a model of an atom and the universe. Which any person can learn, no mathematics required. This is done by using a single kind of particle that has no rules in a universe that has no rules.
Просто о жизни. Избранное
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,030. Language: Russian. Published: February 19, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
Кто из нас, живущих в этом стремительном, восхитительном, раздираемом противоречиями мире, не знает, что такое стресс? Все знают о «Его Величестве Стрессе»! И как не знать? Во-первых, Стресс – явление воспринимаемое человеком всеми пятью его органами чувств и разумом одновременно.​ Во-вторых, Стресс - есть жизненно необходимая объективная реальность
Restoring Meaning: Evolution Revisited
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen
“Restoring Meaning: Evolution Revisited” offers an original and fertile way to integrate spiritual and scientific views of human evolution. It offers a new and refreshing alternative to the way we think about our origins. The result is an invigorating perspective on how our best qualities have come into being and evolved. How we think about our origin matters because we will act accordingly.
Ape or Adam?: Making sense of evolution, creationism and intelligent design
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,080. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
There is still debate over how, and when, humans and other life arrived on Earth. Were we created a few thousand years ago, or did we evolve over millions of years? What should children be taught at school? This is an easy-to-read guide to the science behind our origins. It will appeal to anyone who is not sure what to believe, or is simply interested in the fascinating history of our planet.
My Patch
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Patch watching is something you can turn to when you have had enough of long-distance chasing for birds. It is not a remedy but it is a very acceptable complimentary part of your birding life. Want to know all about it, then read 'My Patch' for some answers.
The Tomb of Tutankhamun: Treasury & Annex (by Howard Carter & Brian V. Hunt
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by BIG BYTE BOOKS. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
In this third and final volume of Howard Carter's classic work on his historic discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun, he gets down to the details of the objects contained in the Treasury and the Annexe.
Holographic Universe: An Introduction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,130. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
(4.33 from 6 reviews)
In this book, the explanations on the Holographic Universe are based on Quantum Mechanics, the knowledge of the Brahma Kumaris, research, experiences of the author, the knowledge on the chakras and aura, the ancient Hindu texts, the guidance from God and the False Prophet sitting in the Temple of Jerusalem.
A Surgeon's Story. The Autobiography of Robert T. Morris
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,480. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
The amazing story of a New York doctor who pioneered surgery against a tide of professional opposition. As a leading naturalist and horticulturist, he also used his gifts of writing and poetry as an early advocate of nature. “Far more of a human and social portrait than a medical text, this reissue fills the prescription for fascinating reading.” Kirkus (2014)
Backyard Bigfoot: The True Story of Stick Signs, UFOs & the Sasquatch
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Backyard Bigfoot presents startling evidence that the hairy creatures who lurk in our world's backcountry represent more than a figment of our collective imagination. Bigfoot expert Lisa A. Shiel lays out the evidence—physical and photographic, ancient and modern—to prove that Bigfoot and its kin all over the world stand closer to us than we ever imagined.
Reflections On God Evolution and Quran
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 187,970. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
I tried to evaluate why I think that there is a God behind life, and why I think that He is the God of Quran.
Oak Tree Farm
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,120. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Compelling, poignant and heartwarming tales for countryside and animal lovers. In a tranquil rural location by the Beaufort Mountains on Vancouver Island, Canada, the Ansells ambitiously embark on a new life of small mixed-livestock farming following their air-sea rescue from Cyclone Justin. Developing and populating the farm proves to be both challenging and very rewarding. An irresistible read.
The Story of Light
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,040. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Optics & Light
In this all-encompassing work, Ben Bova explores the subject of light and shows how it has shaped every aspect of our existence.
The Philosophy of Evolution
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Price: Free! Words: 118,330. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
As presented here, The Philosophy of Evolution, is a compendium of lectures presented by Rod Hemsell at the University of Human Unity in Auroville in 2008, 2009, 2012 and 2013. The main thrust of Sri Aurobindo's yoga has always been toward an active participation in the human evolution and this is the defining concept which set Sri Aurobindo and the Mother.
Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH Fire Management Program Center, National Interagency Fire Center) Part 1 - Wildfire and Wildland Fire Environmental and Fire Observation, Vegetation Monitoring Protocols
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
The fire monitoring program described in this Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH) allows the National Park Service to document basic information, to detect trends, and to ensure that each park meets its fire and resource management objectives.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Fire and Nonnative Invasive Plants (Rainbow Series) Part 2 - Invasion Ecology, Use of Fire to Control Plants, Northeast, Southeast, Central, West Bioregions
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,250. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review of information on relationships between wildland fire and nonnative invasive plants can assist fire managers and other land managers concerned with prevention, detection, and eradication or control of nonnative invasive plants.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Fire and Nonnative Invasive Plants (Rainbow Series) Part 1 - Invasion Ecology, Use of Fire to Control Plants, Northeast, Southeast, Central, West Bioregions
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,800. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review of information on relationships between wildland fire and nonnative invasive plants can assist fire managers and other land managers concerned with prevention, detection, and eradication or control of nonnative invasive plants.
Oil Spills in Arctic Waters: An Introduction and Inventory of Research Activities and USARC Recommendations - Mitigation, Containment, Countermeasures, Cleanup and Recovery, Environmental Effects
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,380. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
This "white paper" is a compilation of research on oil spills in ice-covered Arctic waters and recommendations for future work. We identify research entities in governmental, nongovernmental, industrial, and private organizations, and provide an inventory of research projects.
Cosmology on Trial: Cracking the Cosmic Code
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,580. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
A great summary study of the relevant details regarding modern cosmology without complex jargon. The author's approach is "Just the facts please, show me the evidence." The Big Bang, Gravity, Quantum Mechanics, and General Relativity are on trial and their apologists go to the witness stand. Will they survive the cross-examinations? A profound eye-opener of inconsistencies taught as "scientific".
How to Become Smarter
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Price: Free! Words: 188,490. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This ebook describes techniques for improvement of mental abilities. The proposed methods are brief cooling or heating of the body (water therapy) and three "smart diets," each suitable for a different type of task. Previously published scientific studies directly support about a half of the claims, including the claim about intelligence tests.