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Neozoic Age
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 41,890. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology
The Neozoic or Quaternary Era owes its name to the emergence and spread of man and comes from the greek "new life" should be from 1.8 million years ago until today.In this book we will explore the trails along the path leading to Homo sapiens, we will see what have been, until now, the most important scientific discoveries about the origin of our species with related issues, and much more.
Cenozoic Age
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
The Cenozoic or Tertiary Era, derives its name from the greek and means "recent life". It covers the long period of time ranging from 65 to 1.8 million years ago. For the great success of the Mammals, the Cenozoic is also called the Age of Mammals.Birds conquer the heavens, no longer dominated by the flying reptiles. Toward the end of this Age will come out early hominids.
Mesozoic Age
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 25,500. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
The Mesozoic or Secondary Era, extends for a period ranging from 251 to 65 million years ago. Also called as the Age of Reptiles, derives its name from the greek mesos, "middle", because it was placed in between the ancient (Paleozoic) and recent (Cenozoic) where he witnessed a veritable explosion in the number of living species and formed the majority of sedimentary rocks.
Paleozoic Age
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology
The Palaeozoic or Primary Era spans a period of time ranging from 542 million to 251 million years ago. The name Paleozoic, derives from the fact that, in the past, it was considered the first geological age. The Paleozoic covers a range of about 300 million years, giving rise to many forms of life, until the appearance of thecodonts, commonly believed to be the ancestors of dinosaurs.
Precambrian Age
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
The Precambrian is the oldest era of Earth's history, and, of its origins (4 billion and 500 million years ago), the appearance of the first invertebrates with exoskeletons (542 million years ago). In this long period of time, the planet, newly formed, was affected by cosmic events and geological shocking that border on the limits of imagination.
Geheimen van de regenboog
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: Dutch. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Optics & Light
Hoe ontstaat de regenboog? Waarom is de kleurenvolgorde van de tweede regenboog tegengesteld aan die van de eerste? Is er ook een derde boog? Wat zijn overtallige regenbogen? Al dit soort vragen worden besproken in begrijpelijke taal. De uitleg wordt ondersteund met duidelijke plaatjes. Voor de fijnproever zijn er enkele wiskundige berekeningen op middelbare-schoolniveau.
Destiny of Earth
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chaotic Behavior in Systems, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Nature teaches that when a species takes precedence over the other, becoming dominant, unchallenged, does nothing but start slowly, toward its decline. Extinction, in other words, serves as a balancing event, from a biological standpoint: that the dominant species to make room for new, more sophisticated expressions of the concept of life.
Roulette - A Winning Strategy
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 34,780. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Winning big is the ultimate dream of every punter. Over time, silver bullets have been claimed and refuted. Reputations forged and lost. Fortunes won and lost. Amongst the fluoro chips, glitzy neon lights, permed-up showgirls and Cuban cigars sits a humble mathematician. Having quietly gone about his roulette strategy for 40 years, now is the time, he decides, to release it to the world.
The Milky Way Galaxy
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
The name derives from the greek Galaxias, meaning "milky", used to designate the Greek goddess Era. According to the most recent studies, it seems that the Galaxy is, from a morphological point of view, a barred spiral galaxy, or a galaxy composed of a core crossed by a bar-shaped structure, from which depart the spiral arms , following a logarithmic.
Infinite Galaxies
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Galaxies are huge clusters of stars held together by mutual attraction, so as to constitute a system self-gravitating.The discovery of clusters of galaxies is very important from the cosmological point of view, because it helps you learn more about the value of the density of matter in the cosmos. From this value we can determine the curvature of the Universe and its destiny.
Do Immortal Human Beings Exist?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
Do Immortal Human Beings Exist? The answer is a resounding yes. As unbelievable as it sounds, there are now several recorded cases of humans beings who have been able to cheat death and live forever. In this article, we shall explore the lives of these fascinating people who have reached a state of ultimate enlightenment.
Unknowns of Cosmos
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Some scientists have questioned the existence of the blacks holes as they are currently defined and speculated that the heavenly bodies currently identified as holes blacks but only indirectly observed are actually "black stars" without an event horizon. "We have shown that some quantum effects can prevent blacks holes to form, producing instead an object called" Black Star ".
Solar System
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
About five billion years ago the solar system was born and then the star we call the Sun The Sun, with all the bodies that revolve around it, is a system of which only a few years know other examples, but none of these is within the reach of our direct observation. For this reason, the problem of its origin, the evolution and prediction of its future is far more complex and difficult.
Il Nostro Ciclo Universale
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 197,780. Language: Italian. Published: September 22, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
In questo testo prenderemo in esame le teorie sull’origine dell’Universo e sui corpi celesti che lo compongono. Giunti al nostro pianeta, ci soffermeremo sulla sua formazione e trasformazione attraverso le varie ere geologiche, sulla comparsa ed evoluzione della vita nelle sue molteplici forme. Infine, vedremo quali eventi eclatanti porteranno alla conclusione del nostro ciclo universale.
Mistery of Universe
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,690. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Try to penetrate the mystery of the Universe is the greatest challenge to the limits of human thought. The progress of scientific knowledge in the field of cosmology and astronomy, puts today available to the reader the basic tools for self-reflection to reach a new awareness of the profound meaning of existence and life.
Our Universal Cycle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 197,970. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
The Wonderful immensity of the Universe has always fascinated the human mind. The progress of knowledge around the bodies that fill the sky has marked the key stages of its evolution. We will look at theories of origin of the universe and the celestial bodies that comprise it,including Earth and development of life,from beginning to end, as part of our universal Cycle.
Life on Earth
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 136,130. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
In this text, after a brief description of the general characteristics of our planet, we focus on its dynamic training through the various geologic eras to arrive, then, the emergence and evolution of life in its many forms, with particular reference to the human species. Finally may try to understand the great events that could lead to the end of life on Earth.
Common Useful and Edible Plants & Fungi of Vermont
Price: Free! Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
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Common Useful and Edible Plants & Fungi of Vermont is a guide for finding, harvesting, and using plants and fungi for food, medicine, or utility in Vermont. Included are only the most common plants in the state so that it is easy to use.
Understanding Gravity: Newton, Einstein, Verlinde?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
This little book aims to introduce and examine the recent intriguing idea of gravity as an entropic force.
Quantum Physics: From Illusion to Reality
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
This book aims to explain quantum physics to the layman with a famous experiment, the double-slit experiment.