Nonfiction » Science and Nature

Sub-categories: Animals | Astronomy | Space Science | Ecology and Environment | Medical science | Nature | Physics | Biology | Military Science | Cosmos | Environment | Evolution | All sub-categories >>
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Lunar Dust and Astronaut Spacesuit Contamination, Lessons from the Apollo Moonwalkers, Evaluation of Health Risks to Future Lunar Explorers
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,460. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Six official NASA scientific reports are presented in this comprehensive book on the problems and hazards posed by moon dust to lunar explorers, based on the lessons learned by the Apollo astronauts. These documents have been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
Easy to Be Green: A Guide for Small Enterprises
By Jan Triplett Ph.D.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Easy to be Green is a concise, informative, and cost effective guide to help transform the smallest business into an environmentally proactive powerhouse. Veteran small business owners and operators, Jan Triplett and Chris Pasch, have created this collection of easy to follow tips and explanations designed to catapult your small or home-based business into a “greener” future.
Cosmic Coding
By Martin Kimeldorf
Price: Free! Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
This essay connects the dots between cosmology and reincarnation, evolution and the genome. These connections are discussed in light of physics, metaphysics and brain research. It explores how we pass on physical traits, aptitudes, and preferences. It links our human coding to the larger cosmic coding guiding our universe. If you’ve pondered your own mortality then this will be worth a read.
Time Zero
By Warren LeRoi Johns
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,960. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
A Big Picture glimpse of the origin of life on Planet Earth with a landmark analysis highlighting the scientific impossibility of the chance hypothesis offering a valid explanation for our beginning.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Aiming At Targets - The Autobiography Of Robert C. Seamans, Jr. (NASA SP-4106) Incisive Commentary on Apollo, the Apollo 1 Fire, Space Program Management
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,290. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - was written by one of the giants of the Apollo program, Robert C. Seamans, Jr., the Associate Administrator of NASA from 1960 through 1967.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Project Apollo: The Tough Decisions (Seamans Report), and Managing the Moon Program: Lessons Learned From Project Apollo (Oral History Workshop)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,290. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
These official NASA history documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - provide unique accounts of the Apollo lunar landing program from the NASA decision makers and leaders of the era: Robert C. Seamans, Jr., Howard Tindall, George Mueller, Owen Morris, Maxime Faget, Robert Gilruth, and Christopher Kraft.
Study Guide for Microbiology: Infection, Diseases, Epidemiology and Immunity
By Dr. Evelyn J Biluk
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a collection of fill in the blank questions on infection, diseases, epidemiology and immunity. Topics covered include relationships of microbes, reservoirs, portals of entry, diseases, portals of exit, classification of diseases, epidemiology, nosocomial infections, overview of the lymphatic system, innate immunity, adaptive immunity, memory, self-recognition, self-tolerance and stress.
Ancient Earth and the First Ancestors: A Cultural and Geological Journey
By Ron Morton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
In this sequel to “Talking Rocks” an earth scientist and an Ojibwe elder travel across Minnesota exploring the ancient rocks that make up a large part of that state. As the geologist brings to life the worlds these rocks created, the elder, through stories, oral history, and science illustrates how his people had an intimate understanding of, and respect for, these ancient rocks.
Microbiology Practice Questions: Immunity
By Dr. Evelyn J Biluk
Series: Microbiology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a collection of fill in the blank questions on immunity. Topics covered include an overview of the lymphatic system, innate immunity, adaptive immunity, cell-mediated immunity (CMI), antibody-mediated immunity (AMI), immunological memory, self-recognition, self-tolerance, and stress.
I Am With You: The Earth Speaks to Us
By Sten Linnander
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 33,930. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
In 1996, Sten Linnander experienced the Earth speaking to him in a clear, unequivocal voice. Thus began a three-month series of communications between the author and the Earth. It then took Sten fifteen years to overcome his doubts and skepticism, both about the statements made by the Earth and how they would be received by the public. You can now read these communications for yourself.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 15 Official NASA Mission Reports and Press Kit - 1971 Fourth Lunar Landing, First with Lunar Roving Vehicle - Astronauts Scott, Irwin, Worden
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,700. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Three comprehensive official NASA documents - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - chronicle the scientifically productive flight of Apollo 15, which was the first moon landing mission to use the LRV, or lunar rover.
Project Mercury: A Chronology - A History of America's First Manned Spacecraft for the Shepard, Grissom, Glenn, Carpenter, Schirra, Cooper Flights (NASA SP-4001)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive account of the events of Project Mercury, America's first manned spacecraft.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 14 Official NASA Mission Reports and Press Kit - 1971 Third Lunar Landing - Astronauts Shepard, Roosa, and Mitchell
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,380. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Three comprehensive official NASA documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - chronicle the successful flight of Apollo 14, which resumed the lunar landing program following the Apollo 13 accident.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 13 Accident Cortright Review Board Report with Findings and Recommendations about the In-flight Oxygen Tank Explosion - Lovell, Haise, and Swigert
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this NASA accident investigation board report - named after its chairman, Edgar Cortright - provides unique details, including a complete incident timeline, about the causes of the Apollo 13 accident in April 1970.
The Birthday Phenomena
By Marcas Major
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,410. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
A fascinating study in Deja vu. Marcas Major methodically documented his dreams occurring around his birth day each month for seven years. He coined the phrase "The Birthday Phemomena" to describe the recurring, predictive patterns in his dreams each month. This book chronicles the monthly dreams and summarizes some surprising conclusions from his seven year journey.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 13 Official NASA Mission Reports and Press Kit - April 1970 Aborted Third Lunar Landing Attempt "Successful Failure" - Lovell, Haise, and Swigert
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,670. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Three comprehensive official NASA documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - chronicle the incredible flight of Apollo 13, which returned safely to Earth after aborting its planned lunar landing in April 1970. (Please note that due to space constraints, the Cortright Apollo 13 Review Board report is available as a separate ebook.)
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Enchanted Rendezvous, John Houbolt and the Genesis of the Lunar-Orbit Rendezvous Concept and Political and Technical Aspects of Placing a Flag on the Moon
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
These official NASA history documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - include a Monograph in Aerospace History about the Lunar Orbit Rendezvous (LOR) mission concept for Project Apollo, plus a NASA contractor report on the political and technical aspects of placing the American flag on the moon.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Project Apollo: A Retrospective Analysis - A Narrative Account Starting with the Kennedy Decision, Monograph in Aerospace History
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,230. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - presents a narrative account of the Apollo lunar landing program from its origin through its assessment.
The Science of Ant Communication: A Discussion of How Ants Talk to Each Other
By Pamela Paterson
Price: Free! Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Unlike ants themselves, ant communication is no small matter. These tiny creatures have a very sophisticated communication system, and communication drives every facet of their society much like it drives every part of our society. This book presents a fascinating view of the science of ant communication. Bonus: Both general interest and technical versions are included as two-books-in-one.
Cats: Instructions For Use
By Annarita Guarnieri
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 190. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Someone once said : This is my cat's house, she just allows me to pay the mortgage. If you share space with a feline or two, or know someone who does, this book belongs on your shelf. Full of practical advice, anecdotes and personal photographs, this survival guide was written by a true expert in surviving life with cats. Annarita has been allowed to live with more than 100 over the years.