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Research Highlights in 4Bs: Biosensors, Biodiagnostics, Biochips and Biotechnology
Price: Free! Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
The main purpose of this book is to highlight the research findings, achievements, challenges and perspectives discussed in the 3rd RC4Bs-2016. This book contains full-length articles, talk abstracts of all invited speakers, and abstracts of all technical papers presented in the conference.
NASA Report on Mars Exploration: Frontier In-Situ Resource Utilization for Enabling Sustained Human Presence on Mars - ISRU, Surface Habitats, Entry Descent and Landing, Fuels, Food, Robotics
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this up-to-date review covers the use of on-planet resource utilization to sustain a permanent human presence on Mars.
Bringing the Future Within Reach - Celebrating 75 Years of the NASA John H. Glenn Research Center - Lewis Center, Jet and Nuclear Propulsion, Wind Tunnels, Liquid Hydrogen, Centaur, Mercury, Apollo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,630. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this 2016 book seeks to spotlight the NASA Glenn Research Center's accomplishments, people, and research tools.
Situation des Forêts du monde 2016: Forêts et agriculture: défis et possibilités concernant l'utilisation des terres
Price: Free! Words: 50,300. Language: French. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
La Situation des forêts du monde 2016 montre, exemples à l’appui (Costa Rica, Chili, Gambie, Géorgie, Ghana, Tunisie et Viet Nam), qu’il est possible tout à la fois d’accroître la productivité agricole, de renforcer la sécurité alimentaire et d’arrêter – voire de faire reculer – la déforestation.
El estado de los bosques del mundo 2016: Los bosques y la agricultura: desafíos y oportunidades en relación con el uso de la tierra
Price: Free! Words: 51,080. Language: Spanish. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
En El estado de los bosques del mundo (SOFO) 2016 se muestra que es posible incrementar la productividad agrícola y la seguridad alimentaria y detener o incluso invertir a un tiempo la deforestación. Para ello, se destacan los esfuerzos satisfactorios realizados por Chile, Costa Rica, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Túnez y Viet Nam.
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE
Price: Free! Words: 70,750. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
THIS BOOK DESCRIBES THE VARIOUS TYPES POLLUTION
Состояние мирового рыболовства и аквакультуры 2016 (SOFIA): Вклад в обеспечение всеобщей продовольственной безопасности и питания
Price: Free! Words: 76,270. Language: Russian. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Цель настоящего выпуска доклада «Состояние мирового рыболовства и аквакультуры» заключается в предоставлении объективных, достоверных и актуальных данных и информации для широкого круга читателей – творцов политики, управленцев, ученых, заинтересованных сторон и фактически всех, кто тем или иным образом связан с рыболовством и аквакультурой.
Rediscovering the Universe : The beginning of the Final Revolution : Universal Theory of Relativity
Price: Free! Words: 50,190. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity
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This is sheer coincidence, pleasant though, that “Rediscovering the Universe: The Beginning of the Final Revolution” is being published in the hundredth year after the presentation by Einstein of his Special theory of Relativity. It would be in the fitness of things that, in the centenary year, Einstein’s theories and subsequent developments in the fields of physics and cosmology are scrutinised w
An Inconvenient Life: My Unconventional Career as a Wellsite Geologist
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,100. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Follow the unconventional career of Geologist Amanda Barlow as she details a career spanning over 30 years that has got her to where she is today – a Wellsite Geologist working in the offshore oil and gas industrya career spanning over 30 years
El estado mundial de la pesca y la acuicultura 2016 (SOFIA): Contribución a la seguridad alimentaria y la nutrición para todos
Price: Free! Words: 99,180. Language: Spanish. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
La publicación El estado mundial de la pesca y la acuicultura tiene como finalidad proporcionar datos e información objetivos, fiables y actualizados para una amplia variedad de lectores: responsables de la formulación de políticas, gestores, científicos, partes interesadas y todas las personas relacionadas con el sector de la pesca y la acuicultura.
La situation mondiale des pêches et de l’aquaculture 2016 : Contribuer à la sécurité alimentaire et à la nutrition de tous
Price: Free! Words: 97,580. Language: French. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
La présente édition du rapport sur La situation mondiale des pêches et de l’aquaculture vise à fournir des données et des informations objectives, fiables et actualisées à un large éventail de lecteurs – décideurs publics, gestionnaires, scientifiques, parties prenantes et plus généralement toute personne s’intéressant au secteur de la pêche et de l’aquaculture.
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2016 (SOFIA): Contributing to food security and nutrition for all
Price: Free! Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This issue of The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture aims to provide objective, reliable and up-to-date data and information to a wide range of readers – policy-makers, managers, scientists, stakeholders and indeed all those interested in the fisheries and aquaculture sector.
AVMA Guidelines for the Humane Slaughter of Animals (2016 edition)
Price: Free! Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Animals deserve humane treatment during every stage of their lives – including during the induction of death, whether it’s euthanasia, slaughter or depopulation. These AVMA guidelines provide guidance for veterinarians about how to prevent pain and distress in animals that have been designated for slaughter.
Flying Sand Dollars, Left-handed Crabs, Giant Earwigs, and Other Curiosities
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,950. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
In this uniquely personal collection of essays a self-proclaimed “incorrigible” and sometimes politically incorrect, biologist merges autobiography and history with accounts of intriguing animals and plants.
Plant Biotechnology
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 62,780. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
In vitro propagation and cultivation of plant parts like seed, roots, shoots, leaves and different part of plants in suitable nutrient culture media in aseptic condition referred to as plant tissue culture. Plant tissue and cells in vitro generated to form whole plant due to totipotency nature of each plant cell.
Man's Horizons - A Universal Perspective Of Mankind Through The Ages. Volume Three: The Anthropoid, The Planet And Roads To The Future.
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 90,390. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016 and represented by LHA Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
In Volume III, two future scenarios are considered. Firstly, we proceed along our current path, the Old Road, ignoring Man’s impact on the Earth and exposing future generations to a host of severe and possibly insoluble problems. In the second scenario, sapient anthropoids undertake global design and by way of the New Road, strive to reach an idealised human state, known as Super-Civilisation.
Innovation in Weapon Systems: What Can History Teach Us?
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 60,990. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Military threats from other societies? Nothing new. Intimidation through terrorism? Nothing new. Conflict has been a constant in human history. Innovation in weapons development has sometimes facilitated aggression but at other times has enhanced the ability of a society to protect itself. This book sheds a bright light on the impact of innovative technology.
Science is Ethics as Electics.
Price: Free! Words: 117,500. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
A universe, by definition independent, implies its own freedom. The debate, whether the universe is determined or governed by laws of chance, takes the opposite ends to a range from zero to infinite choice. Science is measurement, whose logic is an increasing power of choice to give the most accurate information. Knowledge and freedom depend on each other. They are the dynamic of progress.
Time Travel Invasion
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 77,220. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time
Time Travel Is Real! Time Travel Has Already Been Done! Time Travelers Are Invaders From The Futurel! Rob Shelsky goes where most books on the subject of time travel won't! His careful research and evidence suggests incredible and frightening possibilities. If you want to know more about time travel, whether or not it and time travelers exist, then read Time Travel Invasion. That is, if you dare!
One-Eyed Princess: Gaining Depth in Sight and Mind
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
One-Eyed Princess shows the journey of a stereoblind person with amblyopia and strabismus doing eye muscle and brain exercises to straighten her eyes and rewire her brain to wake up dormant binocular brain cells to see in 3D.