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Adventures in Agriculture - Volume One
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,230. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Did you know that cows eat cake? The difference between varmints and critters? No? Find out the answer to these important questions and more than you’ve ever wanted to know about life on the farm inside this very book! Yes? Then you’ll find truth, memories, and humor in the stories by a fellow ag-adventurer. Farmers, ranchers, denizens of rural America, and city-folks alike can enjoy this co
Fire on Earth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Doomday, Dinosaurs, and Humankind An engaging and ominous history of how asteroid and comet collisions with the Earth have shaped the course of human events--and the dangers that may lie ahead.
Senescence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,260. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Senescence is a wide-ranging account of how biology reacts to the passage of time. It's written for the interested general reader, and includes a comprehensive glossary, but also cites sources that lead to the specialist literature. The book is a novel perspective on current political and economic concerns about ageing biological systems and human society.
The Progression and The Universal Applications
Price: $19.00 USD. Words: 248,540. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Reference
The Progression and The Universal Applications. A summary of Progression Life, approaches and ways of future living, UD design iterations, Cosmolegality and design. Also includes the Universal Appications as CV and basplate work
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.
Doomsday Chronicle
Price: Free! Words: 42,650. 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
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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
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.