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Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology: Nervous System
Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the nervous system. Topics covered include divisions of the nervous system, nerve tissue, neurons, nerves, nerve tracts, nerve impulses, spinal cord, spinal nerves, spinal cord reflexes, brain, meninges, CSF, and cranial nerves.
Theory On The Eternal Mind
Series: How the Brain works, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
The entire background of the sky, comprised of countless gravitational dots, is holographically assembling our atoms into becoming our surrounding reality. This universal structure is inwardly projecting our surrounding living diorama of life and thoughts down upon our local scale of size, maintaining the standing waves of our firmament; the continuous slow motion of sky dots steers our destiny.
Horse Schools F.A.Q. For Parents
Series: Horse Schools. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012 by Thoroughweb Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
In question and answer format, an article on questions I've been asked from parents on their children attending horse schools. This 800 word article originally appeared in Blaze Magazine.
Lobulated ears: natural selection gone bionic?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Primatology
Join us in interviewing our own ear lobe, an unassuming flap of pure skin that assumes more significance the more it is scrutinised. Unique social complexity plus a technical niche has – we hypothesise – created selective pressure in Homo sapiens for an organ allowing personal standing to be updated in ways that were not just more artful than in any ape, but the start of our bionic revolution.
Pensar en sentir
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,300. Language: Spanish. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
Nuestras emociones y percepciones ante la ciencia. Los seres humanos somos el gran acertijo del universo ante nuestros propios ojos inquisitivos. Éstas son algunas instantáneas del esfuerzo por entendernos a nosotros mismos, cómo percibimos el universo que nos rodea, cómo sentimos, cómo pensamos, qué trastornos sufrimos y cómo vemos la vida y la muerte.
¡Ellos fueron!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,660. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Ellos fueron algunos científicos muy conocidos, y otros que sin llegar a ser famosos han sido influencias poderosas en el avance de distintas disciplinas. 50 hombres y mujeres que investigaron el universo con la ciencia y hallaron las respuestas que dan forma a nuestra vida cotidiana, nuestro conocimiento, nuestro bienestar, nuestra salud y nuestro futuro.
Restitution of the Two Books on Plane Loci of Apollonius of Perga together with On Spheric Contacts by Pierre de Fermat (1601-1665)
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Pierre de Fermat, the famous French Renaissance mathematician who gave us Fermat's Last Theorem, left no mathematical records so far as the English-speaking world is concerned. This is because he wrote in Latin. Here for the first time are two of his early works restoring the lost geometry treatise of Apollonius of Perga as well as Fermat's own expansion of plane loci into 3D.
Before The Big Bang
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
The biggest question ever asked by science is: Where did everything come from? Science has answered this big question for nearly one hundred years. Everything was created after the big bang. If the Big Bang created the Universe and everything. What was it that created the Big Bang originally? What is it that went, Bang?
Learning From Bees: a philosophy of natural beekeeping
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: British English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of short essays on bees and beekeeping by the author of The Barefoot Beekeeper.
Sagebrush Heart: Sagebrush Landscape of Elko County, Nevada
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,590. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
In Elko County, sagebrush is always within view if merely in one’s peripheral vision. The sagebrush landscape is a beautiful but harsh landscape, a land little known and less understood. It is also a landscape in trouble. Over 500,000 acres of ground burned in 2007 and one million acres in 2006. Nevada has seen six bad fire seasons since 1999, burning an average of one million acres each year.
Everyday Arguments and the Theory of Argumentation
Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 330,640. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012 by Jason Miller. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
The theory of arguments is developed as it was actually practiced by the early Greek probabilists. It is then illustrated by a number of examples of actual arguments. How does one handle facts, simple or complex, introduced by one’s opponent in an argument? How can one use antitheses and reversals in an argument? How does one handle analogies, or slippery slope arguments, or dilemmas?
Trypanosoma cruzi, the Causative Agent of Chagas' Disease: A Biological, Cultural, and Economic Review
Price: Free! Words: 20,680. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This e-book describes detailed and often-overlooked aspects of the human parasite Trypanosoma cruzi. Each chapter features different aspects of the parasite, such as epidemiology, social stigma, lifecycle contributors, economic impact, pathology of Chagas’ disease and more. This book was originally written as an honors assignment and senior thesis, and now made available for public use.
Bridging The Difference
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
When you open this book and your mind to the truth that another world is possible, I hope that you'll join the growing global movement to make this dream a reality. All this time you may not have known there are two sides to this fight we call life. Bridging the Difference will show you who the “good guys” are.
Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds includes photos and descriptions of breeds from around the world. The background to each breed is detailed - its origins, development, characteristics and, where applicable, mode of working. Breed standards are given as well as care tips for looking after each breed.
Sea Side Stories And Other Oceanic Memoirs
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life
(4.00 from 1 review)
If you've ever been a lover of the sea, sat and thought alone on a deserted beach, then this poetry series is for you.
Out of Africa is Out of Date
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
A non scientific look at the evolution of the human species in all its forms. Giants to Mermaids, did we all evolve together?
Worst Case Scenario: Evacuate Earth!
Price: Free! Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
An unofficial companion to the National Geographic television special, "Evacuate Earth". A rogue neutron star is headed for our solar system. Total destruction of the Earth is certain. Can we work together to design, assemble, supply, and launch a starship? Can some fraction of humanity be saved by evacuating the planet? This book is an insider's look at the docudrama. Includes photos. Now Rev 2!
Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology: Urinary System
Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the urinary system. Topics covered include kidney functions, external anatomy of kidneys, location of kidneys, internal anatomy of kidneys, nephrons, kidney blood vessels, glomerular filtration, tubular reabsorption, tubular secretion, acid-base balance, elimination of urine and urine characteristics.
The Renewables: Our Future is Alive!
Price: Free! Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
If you were given a choice between a regular chocolate bar and a chocolate bar which lasts forever, what would you choose? I’ll definitely go with the second one. Now this doesn’t happen in an ideal world. But what we do get is a group of resources which can be used to provide energy that can virtually last forever. For example, the wind, which is always around. It can never be used up completely.
Chronic Migraine Relief: Paths to Heal Your Brain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
You're looking for answers to the chronic headaches that have devastated your life and relationships.The medications don't seem to be helping, or the side effects are more than you're willing to accept. I hope that the concepts and ideas given in this book are going to help your understanding of your headaches as well as help in improving your brain's health and maintaining a healthy brain.