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Doomsdsay Chronicle
Price: Free! Words: 42,670. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
6000 years ago, living beings ranging in the hundreds of millions died. The physical evidence is there. Remains litter the Earth - more than 40 million in North America alone. Skeletons are found buried beneath solidified mud or huddled in caves, incompatible species, predators and prey alike, died catastrophically, their limbs and bodies violently torn apart. It is about to happen again.
Состояние лесов мира 2016: Леса и сельское хозяйство: проблемы и возможности землепользования
Price: Free! Words: 39,890. Language: Russian. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
В докладе "Состояние лесов мира (СОФО) – 2016" на примере успехов, достигнутых во Вьетнаме, Гане, Гамбии, Грузии, Коста-Рике, Тунисе и Чили, показано, что можно добиться повышения продуктивности сельского хозяйства и укрепления продовольственной безопасности и одновременно с этим остановить и даже обратить вспять процесс обезлесения.
State of the World's Forests 2016 (SOFO): Forests and agriculture: land use challenges and opportunities
Price: Free! Words: 39,520. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of the World’s Forests (SOFO) 2016 shows that it is possible to increase agricultural productivity and food security while halting or even reversing deforestation, highlighting the successful efforts of Costa Rica, Chile, the Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Tunisia and Viet Nam.
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
You're Gonna' Get Bit!: Harrowing Tales of Herpetology
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 21,480. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ichthyology & Herpetology, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
From chasing frogs as a child, to milking venomous snakes for a living, Mark Ferdinand explores a lifetime of tales from the world of reptiles and amphibians. Whether it's a quest for his first turtle, keeping crocodiles in his closet, or chasing snakes around the workplace, You're Gonna' Get Bit! has a story that all "herpers" and nature lovers can relate to and enjoy.
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
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
Math You Can Play Combo: Number Games for Young Learners
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016 by Tabletop Academy Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Wouldn’t it be wonderful if math was something your kids WANT to do? Math You Can Play Combo features 42 kid-tested games for young learners. Your children can play with counting and number recognition, explore place value, build number sense, and begin learning the basics of addition. School-age kids can develop mental flexibility by playing with numbers, from basic math facts to the hundreds and
Caulerpa Conquest: A Biological Eradication on the California Coast
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life
Rarely have global battles in the war on invasive species been successful. Even tougher is fighting a mutant genetic clone of a natural counterpart on a marine coast. The first known Western Hemisphere detection of the invasive algae Caulerpa taxifolia occurred in So. California. Caulerpa Conquest is the true story of the 2000 to 2006 precedent-setting local eradication effort.
Jovian Transformation: Telltale Planetary Events Since 2009 (5th Edition)
You set the price! Words: 34,640. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Nuclear
This book contains the evidence of what seems to be a NASA/DOE experiment to alter Jupiter with insertions of fissionable-fissile material over the past couple decades. What had been advertised as harmless insertions of various plutonium pellets by the said institutions is actually shown to be a viable "transformation mechanism" made possible by the nearly-indestructible nature of the devices.
Dünya Arkeoloji Tarihi ve Keşifler
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: Turkish. Published: July 14, 2016 by ibrahim Sarı. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
Arkeolojiyi tarihten ayıran bir özellik de çalışacağı konu hakkında elde edebileceği bulgulara kendisinin ulaşması, kendi inceleme yöntemlerini geliştirmesidir. Arkeoloji toprak altından gün yüzüne çıkardığı kalıntıları inşa eder, betimler, yorumlar.
An Inconvenient Life: My Unconventional Career as a Wellsite Geologist
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,130. 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.
BIOCHARCULTURE - BIOCHAR FOR ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT
Price: Free! Words: 29,290. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
Biochar research inspired the development of a revolutionary technology that can have a tremendous impact on agriculture, water, habitats, energy, health, sanitation, livelihoods, environment, and carbon sequestration. This book contributes to the understanding of biochar as a resource. Biochar is charcoal that is used for other purposes than heating.
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.
Vivimos en un Multiuniverso. Nuestros orígenes
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 39,780. Language: Spanish. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Todos nos preguntamos ¿Cómo es nuestro universo? ¿Por qué estamos aquí? ¿Por qué vale la pena vivir? Estas preguntas que nos hacemos, se las hemos traslado a la ciencia y en este libro se trata de explicar cuál es la respuesta que los físicos dan sobre nuestra existencia. Explicamos las claves de nuestro origen, nuestro salto evolutivo y nuestra sorprendente creación todo en un lenguaje fácil