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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
(3.00 from 1 review)
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.
The True Origin of Species
Price: Free! Words: 145,670. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
(2.00 from 2 reviews)
New revolutionary paridigm for evolutionary adaptation that replaces darwin. Instead of competitive advantage it proposes a balance in cooperative and competitive traits based on 9 ascending steps in subjective complexity. The theory of bilateral subjective adaptation also proposes that new species are created because of genomic awareness and plasticity responding to extreme ecological stress.
Chasms of Delight
Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 47,640. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Organic
Chasms of Delight is rooted in chemist John Mann‘s fascination with psychedelic, narcotic and euphoriant drugs. He sets out a colourful history of their discovery and use, telling the story of mind-altering drugs, their contribution to the work of poets and artists, the iniquities of the drug trade and the popular use of drugs in the 60s and 70s.
The Last Challenge Problem: George Boole's Theory of Probability
Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 106,670. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by Jason Miller. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
There are some difficulties to overcome in order to convince persons that the subject of this book is worth knowing something about. George Boole's theory of probability has had an extremely bad press for more than 100 years. It has almost universally been considered to be too complicated to understand, too difficult to calculate, and wrong in addition.
Was This Marsupial A Lion – Or A Pouch-Robbing, Meat-Browsing, Cookie-Cutting Koala?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Join us as we reinterpret the natural history of the extinct marsupial lion – the largest-ever predatory marsupial – in a bitingly honest evaluation of its apparently pointless dentition. The fame to be claimed, we suggest, is not that it was a pouched version of a sabre-tooth cat, but that it was an innocent mutilator with a bent to browse on living flesh.
StratoSolar-PV: A Complete Energy Solution
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
StratoSolar-PV is a new type of electric power plant that builds on the foundation of current solar photovoltaic (PV) technology. It could prove to be a complete, long-term clean-energy solution that avoids the cost and reliability problems of current solar, wind and nuclear solutions. By providing cheap, clean, energy, anywhere it could be a solution to global warming induced climate change.
America's Ticking Timebomb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology
The Yellowstone Super-volcano or by its scientific name the Yellowstone Caldera is located in the Yellowstone National Park. The caldera is acutely located in the northwest corner of the park in Wyoming, this is where the vast majority of the park is contained. The size of the Super Volcano measure an astounding 34 by 45 miles and is static even though the tectonic plates move over or under it.
Tackling Food Insecurity With Genetically Modified Organisms
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
The book describes in brief how genetically modified plants are the call of future as the world faces global food crisis as the world population soars to mind-boggling figures
Sensible Universe: How we think and whether our thinking is unique
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: Russian. Published: September 10, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
What is the origin of the mind? What is thinking? How do we think? Why do we make this or that decision? Why we do not understand each other? Every thinking person at least once in his life thought about these issues. This study is an attempt to open the door to the elusive nature of the human mind, an attempt to understand its origin from the evolutionary and coevolutionary points of view.
Carbon 14 Dating
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: Dutch. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
Carbon 14 Dating is an incredibly interesting technique, yet many people have never heard of it. Measuring the remaining amount of C14 in shells, bones, or any carbon-containing object, we can identify the object's age. This dating method has caused a stirr in the academic world, and its results are about to challenge our view on Western society.
Money Tips for Caring Pet Owners
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Everyone is trying to save money these days, including pet owners. But in an effort to cut back on costs, you may hear advice that could end up compromising your pet’s health. Regardless of what you read, providing your pet with regular preventive care is the key to a healthy and long life for your pet.
Green Spin (Or) Promoting the Green Message 2013
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(5.00 from 1 review)
A book about driving change within the sustainability community itself. People are not engaging with the information they hear. Green Spin addresses how we can express green messages differently, encouraging campaigners and educators to appeal to the emotions, sub-conscious and mirror neurons of their audience. Green Spin takes you on a spin around the right-brain/eco-creative helix.