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How Einstein Ruined Physics: Motion, Symmetry, and Revolution in Science
By Roger Schlafly
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 118,610. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This book explains relativity, how it was discovered, and how it fits into a long history of trying to understand motion and symmetry. Einstein’s role is badly misunderstood, and the physicist's goal of an Einsteinian revolution is not worthwhile.
Spacetime Mysteries: The Past and The Outside
By A. Datta
Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: American English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
(5.00 from 1 review)
Did time have a beginning? Will it end? Does space end? Do children and the aged perceive time's efflux alike? What does measuring time have to do with motion? While we struggle to come to terms with space and time shall we end up adding to the list of questions with extraordinary truth values? Several of these questions we can answer. An illustrated essay that is short, philosophical and funny …
21st Century NBC Reference Series: Explosives Safety Manual - Operational Safety, Remote Operations, Storms and Static Electricity, Explosive Dust, High Explosives
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,900. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This Manual prescribes the Department of Energy (DOE) safety standards and procedures used to implement the DOE safety policy for operations involving explosives, pyrotechnics, and propellants, or assemblies containing these materials.
21st Century Ultimate Guide to Tornadoes and Severe Thunderstorms: Forecasting, Meteorology, Safety and Preparedness, Tornado History, Storm Spotting and Observation, Disaster Health Problems
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 277,970. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Uncover the mysteries of tornadoes and severe thunderstorms and learn about safety and preparedness measures with this authoritative compilation of up-to-date official documents. The seven chapters in this massive, thousand-page compilation report on everything about tornadoes: Science, Meteorology, Safety and Preparedness, Storm Observation and Spotting, and much more.
The Scientist and the Sociopath
By Joseph D'Agnese
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
THE SCIENTIST AND THE SOCIOPATH presents 17 remarkable nonfiction stories, some of real-life scientists tackling theories and discoveries that will change our world, others of laymen grappling with some aspect of science in their lives. Culled from the author’s reporting for magazines such as Discover, Wired and Seed, these tales are presented together for the first time.
21st Century Essential Guide to the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) - Historic Scientific Accomplishments and Pioneering Science from Astronomy and Space to Robotics and Computer Science
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
This ebook presents a compilation of authoritative documents providing an excellent, up-to-date overview of the research work of one of America's top research organizations, the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL). NRL has been involved in many historic scientific achievements, including gamma-ray radiography, radar, radio propagation, nuclear subs, spacecraft, and much more.
Who the Hell is Satan
By Walter Parks
Series: Learning Ancient Secrets. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
The Bible tells us that Satan was thrown out of heaven: “And there was a war in heaven; …. And the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent called the Devil and Satan….” Revelation 12:7-9 Satan was indeed thrown out of the heavens. We have the scientific proof of why Satan was thrown out of heaven. We answer the question: Who the Hell is Satan. This book describes the real Satan; who is w
14,000 Dogs Later: My Life with Dogs and What I've Learned
By John P Smith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,310. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Since 1963, J. Preston Smith has trained more than 14,000 dogs of all shapes and sizes. Some crazy, some not-so crazy. Some with minor problems, some meaner than a teased ratter. He now tells what he's learned ... 14,000 dogs later.
Power Plant Cooling Technologies
By Mir Akbar Hessami
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,490. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Hybrid cooling systems could potentially save water. Water shortage is a major problem facing the power industry in many nations around the world. The largest consumer of water in most power plants is the wet cooling tower. To assist water and energy saving for thermal power stations using conventional evaporative wet cooling towers, a novel hybrid cooling system is investigated in this book.
An Introduction to Biological Aging Theory
By Theodore Goldsmith
Price: Free! Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Azinet Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
Why do we age? The answer to this question is critical to our ability to prevent and treat highly age-related diseases such as cancer and heart disease that now cause the deaths of most people in the developed world.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions: Cardiovascular System: Heart
By Dr. Evelyn J Biluk
Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 22. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the heart. Topics covered include cardiac muscle tissue, heart anatomy, heart valves, circulation, conduction system, cardiac cycle, cardiac output, and exercise.
Fifty Years of Global Warming
By G. J. Lau
Price: Free! Words: 26,010. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
(4.00 from 1 review)
These 65 essays reflect my personal journey to understand the three modern-day horsemen of the apocalypse who stalk mankind: climate change, peak oil, and population growth. What I found was not reassuring. But don't take my word for any of this. Study the issues. Make up your own mind. Then think about preparing your kids to live in a very different world from the one they see around them today.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions: Nervous Tissue and Nervous System
By Dr. Evelyn J Biluk
Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 50. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a compilation of short answer questions and answers on nervous tissue and the nervous system. Topics covered include divisions of the nervous system, neuroglia, neurons, membrane potentials, action potentials, synapses, postsynaptic potentials, neurotransmitters and neuronal pools.
La république des oiseaux
By Jules Michelet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: French. Published: April 28, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Ces pages sur la nature et les animaux sont à la fois très lyriques et d’une grande justesse, en particulier lorsqu’il s’agit de décrire leurs mœurs, à la fois familières et étranges. Ami des bêtes (comme Victor Hugo), il en défendra la cause auprès des hommes de son temps.
Risks and Rewards: The Controversy About Shale Gas Production and Hydraulic Fracturing, Ground Water Pollution, Toxic and Carcinogenic Chemical Dangers, Marcellus Shale, Hydrofrac and Fracking
By Progressive Management
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 203,930. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This comprehensive guide provides authoritative information about the risks posed by shale gas production and hydraulic fracturing. Toxic and carcinogenic chemicals used by companies producing shale gas may pose a threat to ground water supplies. Extensive coverage of all aspects of the controversy includes Congressional reports and Energy Department documents.
Modern Shale Gas Development in the United States: A Primer - Geology, Regulations, Environmental Considerations, Hydraulic Fracturing, Protecting Groundwater, Pollution Threats, Impact to Land
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,310. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This authoritative publication provides a wealth of detailed information about shale gas production and hydraulic fracturing, including environmental risks and threats to groundwater from production processes.
Atlantis The Eyewitnesses Part III The Destruction of Atlantis
By Walter Parks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
Many have believed that Atlantis was a fiction created by Plato. We have found a very much earlier document. It was written in 9619 BC, about 9,250 years before Plato’s writing. Further, archeological finds and scientific evidence provide convincing proof that Atlantis really did exist; Atlantis was real. We structure the evidence that we found into 3 parts: creation, legacy, destruction.
Atlantis The Eyewitnesses Part II The Atlantians and Their Legacy
By Walter Parks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
Many have believed that Atlantis was a fiction created by Plato. We have found a very much earlier document. It was written in 9619 BC, about 9,250 years before Plato’s writing. Further, archeological finds and scientific evidence provide convincing proof that Atlantis really did exist; Atlantis was real. We structure the evidence that we found into 3 parts: creation, legacy, destruction.
Vom Urknall zur Überbevölkerung
By Siegfried Eckleben
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,460. Language: German. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Yog - ein Quark - erzählt die Geschichte des Weltalls vom Anfang bis zur Gegenwart, in verständlicher Sprache, für Leser vom Teenager bis zum Rentner. Alles im Weltall besteht aus Quarks und Elektronen, deswegen wissen sie auch Alles. Außer den Unterschieden zwischen Menschen und anderen Tieren, einschließlich ihrer abnormalen sexuellen Gewohnheiten, wird das größte Problem des Planeten erörtert.
Atlantis The Eyewitnesses
By Walter Parks
Series: Learning Ancient Secrets. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,780. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
Many believe that Atlantis was a myth created by Plato. Well Plato the Greek was not the first to write about it. We have found a very much earlier document. It was written in 9619 BC, about 9,250 years before Plato’s writing. This ancient document is believed to be the oldest document that has survived almost intact down through the ages. It proves that Atlantis was real.