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European Disposal Operations
By H. Lindsey Arison III
Price: $19.00 USD. Words: 66,680. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Ticking Time Bomb. Between 1946 and 1990, on the order of 754,975 tons (over 1.5 billion pounds or 684 million kilograms) of chemical weapons were disposed in European waters. At least 21 European Nations are now potentially at risk because of the expected toxic effect on marine life and the food chain.
Учение Джуал Кхула - Термодинамика
By Tatiana Danina
Series: Учение Джуал Кхула - Эзотерическое Естествознание, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: Russian. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mechanics / Thermodynamics
Идеи для этойкниги переданы гималайским учителем Джуал Кзхулом. Здесь мы рассказываем о вопросах термодинамики. И в первую очередь объясняем, чем с нашей точки зрения является такое физическое понятие, как температура.
Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
By Lawrence Flammer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
The Whys and Whats of Weather
By Steven P. Roberts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,230. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Weather science writer and analyst Steven Roberts invites you to come along as he goes well beyond discussing blizzards, climate change, El Niño, flash flooding and hurricanes. Here, you’ll learn about the Alberta Clipper, cell splitters, diurnal swing, omega blocks, snow bombs, train echo wave patterns, wintercanes and much more. Includes numerous links to online photos of weather phenomena.
El Ávila -Un Museo Viviente Segunda Parte
By Bruno Manara
Series: El Ávila -Un Museo Viviente, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
En este trabajo, el Profesor Bruno Manara nos hará un recorrido por el Ávila para hablarnos de su historia, mostrarnos unos sitios de interés y la variada flora de los distintos ambientes de nuestro Parque Nacional capitalino. De paso, nos enseñará varios animales que viven en el Parque. En esta primera parte: Excursión Botánica.
Can America Survive?
By Joseph George Caldwell
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,230. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This book shows that when fossil-fuel reserves deplete in a few years, Earth’s total human population will drop to about 500 million people or less. The book describes a “minimal regret” population -- a long-term-sustainable, environmentally sound population consisting of a single industrialized nation of five million people and a hunter-gatherer population of five million.
The Infinity Delusion
By James R Meyer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,550. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
The book asks why people might believe that numbers ‘exist’, rather than simply being a concept of our minds? In particular, why should we believe that numbers that consist of the sum of an infinite number of other numbers added together exist? This book presents a convincing argument against the independent 'existence' of such concepts.
Natural and Herbal Remedies for Horses: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly
By Dr A. Nyland
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 74,680. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The need for correct information has never been more important than it is now. The rise of social media has allowed horse owners to access instant advice from many sources. Misinformation spreads like wildfire on the net. This advice can be bad, wrong, and often dangerous. There is no substitute for peer-reviewed, scholarly research, as in the references in this book.
An Executive Summary of Lawrence Krauss's 'A Universe from Nothing: Why There Is Something Rather Than Nothing'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Sam Kean's 'The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius as Written by Our Genetic Code'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Larry Young and Brian Alexander's 'The Chemistry Between Us: Love, Sex, and the Science of Attraction'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of George M. Church and Ed Regis's 'Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of Ray Kurzweil's 'How to Create a Mind: The Secret of Human Thought Revealed'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
THE SACRED MATRIX: From the Matrix of Violence to the Matrix of Life, The Foundation for a New Civilization
By Dieter Duhm
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,350. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
We all have a longing for a better world. Some of us even dare to think that such a world is actually possible, and that a world of peace, love, cooperation and abundance for all is necessary to our survival. "The Sacred Matrix" by Dieter Duhm is a manual on how to build such a new culture so that this profound yearning of humanity can be satisfied.
An Executive Summary of Al Gore's 'The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of David Epstein's 'The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of J. Craig Venter's 'Life at the Speed of Light: From the Double Helix to the Dawn of Digital Life'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
Faithbook - A Guide to Discover God. No Religions just Hard Facts.
By Thomas Michael Keirnan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
Do you wonder if God exists? Do you find it difficult to uphold the blind faith religions expect? If you do, you're not alone. Thousands of scientists built a machine underneath 2 european countries in an attempt to find God. Faithbook will show you how the machine fulfilled its purpose and will remind you of simple facts that will open your eyes to the proof of God's existence.
General Chemistry: Matter and Energy
By Dr. Evelyn J Biluk
Series: Chemistry, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry
This ebook includes questions on general chemistry matter and energy topics. Topics covered include matter and energy definitions, classifying matter, matter properties, temperature, energy, specific heat and nutrition/energy. Each subtopic includes answers in a separate section immediately following a question block.
NASA Mishap Board Report on Serious Spacesuit Anomaly July 2013 ISS Space Station EVA EMU Suit Helmet Water Intrusion - Threatened Astronaut Luca Parmitano with Drowning
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is the NASA Mishap Investigation Board (MIB) report released to the public in February 2014 about the serious problem encountered with a spacesuit during a space station spacewalk in July 2013.