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Uses of Geothermal Energy in Food and Agriculture. Opportunities for Developing Countries
Price: Free! Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
This book reviews the use of geothermal energy in agriculture and agro-industry around the world. With a simple format and copious illustrations and models, the book is accessible to a wide range of interested readers, including those with no technical background. It shows that geothermal resources have the potential to provide long-term, secure energy for the agriculture and food industry.
A Walleye Fishing Cheat Sheet For Lakes & Rivers
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
FOR ADVANCED ANGLERS! Based on the conditions, water temperature, time of year, and time of day, this guide will tell you the first, best thing to try in your search of walleye and sauger.
Coping with Climate Change – The Roles of Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
At the request of the Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, FAO prepared thematic studies on the interactions between climate change and plant, animal, forest, aquatic, invertebrate and micro-organism genetic resources. This publication summarizes the results of these studies.
D.R.S.A. Research Journal 2012 Edition
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 93,580. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
A collection of research studies written by the D.R.S.A. Class of 2012. All proceeds go towards the organization.
The Feed Analysis Laboratory: Establishment and Quality Control
Price: Free! Words: 30,800. Language: Simple English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Setting up a feed analysis laboratory, and implementing a quality assurance system compliant with ISO/IEC 17025:2005
Way Station to Space: A History of the John C. Stennis Space Center - Mississippi Test Facility, Apollo Program, Saturn V, Space Shuttle STS Space Shuttle Main Engine (SSME), Challenger Accident
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 196,200. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an informative history of NASA's rocket engine test facility, the Stennis Space Center in Mississippi.
Coping with Water Scarcity: An Action Framework for Agriculture and Food Security
Price: Free! Words: 35,650. Language: Simple English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This report aims to provide a conceptual framework to address food security under conditions of water scarcity in agriculture. It has been prepared by a team of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in the framework of the project "Coping with water scarcity: the role of agriculture".
State of Food and Agriculture: 2014: Innovation in Family Farming
Price: Free! Words: 48,380. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Strategies to support innovation must recognize the diversity among family farms and focus on increasing yields, preserving natural resources and raising rural incomes. This requires an innovation system that facilitates and coordinates the activities of all stakeholders involved in agricultural innovation.
Eternal Origin: Something Must Always Exist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,540. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Something must always be in existence or there must have been a time when there was nothing in existence. If there was a time when nothing was in existence, it follows that what now is, has come into existence from nothing.
The Rise and Fall of Dyna-Soar: A History of Air Force Hypersonic R&D, 1944-1963 - Pathfinding Effort to Develop a Transatmospheric Boost Glider and Spaceplane, Manned Military Space Program
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,930. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an informative history of the USAF Dyna-Soar manned spaceplane program.
Tipping Point
Price: Free! Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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It has long been predicted by the World’s scientific community that there would come a time when our planetary resources would become depleted, waste arisings and pollution of the land, air and water would seriously affect the environment we live in and at the same time human numbers would become unsustainable. We have now reached this point, global warming threatens to tip us over into disaster
Just Imagine
Price: $21.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity
This book is based on very simple equations of Resnick and Halliday fundamentals of physics. Moreover, its content is in extremely simple language. This theory unifies all of nature's fundamental forces into a single interaction.
Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands: A Wildlife Guide
Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
(5.00 from 1 review)
This guide will help you identify birds in the Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands. Each entry contains a photograph of the bird and information about its habits and identification.
Squirrel Mafia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,570. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2015 by LDB Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Sharing is not an option! We tend to think of squirrels as cute furry creatures that scamper around playing while looking for nuts. Yet I’ve a different outlook on these rodents from Hades. As an animal lover, one who’s owned by eight birds, I’ve had the opportunity to observe a group of squirrels around my home here in the suburbs for the past year.
Global Warming - What Everyone Must Know
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Is global warming real? This book will look at the all important question from a new, surprising angle that gives us the answers we need without having to guess about the future. Get your copy of this important e-book now and find out.
Park Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,670. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
The life of a Warden at Colwick Country Park, Nottingham. Birds, bodies and much more besides.
Black Holes
Series: Gravitation, Book 18. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Gravity
Black holes are theoretically hypothesized astronomical objects in all theories of gravitation. By definition, black holes emit no photons and, therefore, all information about black holes is being sought indirectly, by formulating theories and seeking observations. The likelihood of observing and detecting black holes is at nearest distances, likely inside and nearest the centers of galaxies.
Gamboa Birding Guide
Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
A short guide to birding the Gamboa Rainforest Resort, Panama
Open Your Eyes, Genesis and the Origin of Space-Time
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,520. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
The theories of modern Cosmology, Darwinian evolution and Einsteins Theories of Relativity are fully compatible with the Biblical account of Creation as laid down in Genesis the first book of the Old Testament. Creationism is in no way contrary to Intelligent design if ones takes the trouble to look a little deeper. The fundamental truth of the Creation narrative can be explained scientifically.
GOD IS ELECTRIC, GOD IS MAGNETIC, GOD is +VE, GOD IS -VE. A scientific theory written by SHEILA BER.
Price: $13.00 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Electromagnetism
God: Who really are you? Where are you? God: Are you among us, or are you one of us? These are questions we often ask. God is invisible. God’s invisible presence is supremely powerful. We question also whether God is really powerful, and how? Can God identify with our suffering, or solve our problems? We all feel every now and then, that we are anchored in a situation....cont'...