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A Legacy of Lancashire: Its Chemists, Biochemists and Industrialists
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Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry
A chronological collation of those chemists, biochemists and Industrialists born in the county of Lancashire in the UK who have made a notable contribution to their subject and to mankind in general starting with William Henry in 1774..
God is DNA
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 91,180. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Gnosticism
If God exists there would be evidence. In this thought-provoking book, rogue scholar and author Paris Tosen turns his attention to the Creator. God is DNA offers a scientific definition of our creation.
Situation des Forêts du monde 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 60,970. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
La présente édition de la situation des forêts du monde vise à combler cette lacune. On y trouvera, réuni et analysé, un ensemble exhaustif de données sur la contribution des forêts aux moyens d’existence, à l’alimentation, à la santé, au logement et aux sources d’énergie. On y verra aussi comment améliorer les informations disponibles et ajuster les politiques afi n de mieux tirer parti à l’aveni
Состояние лесов мира 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 48,870. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
При подготовке настоящего издания доклада "Состояние лесов мира" был проведен систематический сбор и анализ данных о роли лесов как источника средств к существованию, продовольствия, лекарств, крова и энергетических ресурсов для человека. Кроме того, в докладе также содержатся предложения по совершенствованию сбора такой информации и корректировке мер политики, с тем чтобы в будущем повысить соци
El estado de los bosques del mundo 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 61,760. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
En esta edición de El estado de los bosques del mundo se recogen y analizan de forma sistemática datos sobre la contribución de los bosques a las necesidades de las personas relativas a los medios de vida, alimentación, salud, abrigo y energía. Además, se sugiere cómo se podrían mejorar la información y las políticas con miras a potenciar los beneficios socioeconómicos de los bosques en el futuro.
La situation mondiale des pêches et de l'aquaculture 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 128,000. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
L’édition 2014 de La situation mondiale des pêches et de l'aquaculture propose une analyse de plusieurs thèmes importants, notamment le rôle de l’aquaculture dans l’amélioration de la nutrition et la question de la réduction des pratiques préjudiciables et des mauvaises pratiques de gestion qui menacent la durabilité du secteur de la pêche.
El estado mundial de la pesca y la acuicultura 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 128,100. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
En la edición de 2014 de El estado mundial de la pesca y la acuicultura se analizan varias cuestiones importantes, como el papel de la acuicultura en mejorar la nutrición y la reducción de prácticas peligrosas y una gestión indebida, que amenaza la sostenibilidad del sector.
ORIGINS - The Day the Earth was Smashed like a Cup
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Price: $9.98 USD. Words: 25,290. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
This book is dedicated to an understanding of our Origins, the universe, the Big Bang, time and space, our planet Earth, life and civilization. In easy readable essay format it explores the science, myth and legend of Origins.
Primordial Prescription: The Most Plaguing Problem of Life Origin Science
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,050. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by Greg McElveen. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics
"The First Gene" and now this book! It addresses the most fundamental questions remaining for life origin research: How did molecular evolution generate metabolic recipe and instructions using a representational symbol system? What programmed, in a prebiotic environment, the Primordial Prescription and Processing of such sophisticated, integrated biofunction? That is the subject of this book.
State of the World's Forests 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 49,720. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
This edition of State of the World’s Forests addresses this knowledge gap by systematically gathering and analysing available data on forests’ contributions to people’s livelihoods, food, health, shelter and energy needs. Crucially, the report also suggests how information might be improved and policies adjusted, so that the socioeconomic benefits from forests can be enhanced in the future.
Trends and impacts on foreign investments in developing country agriculture
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Price: Free! Words: 169,220. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
This publication summarizes the results of this research, in particular through the presentation of case studies on policies to attract foreign investment in agriculture and their impacts on national economic development in selected countries in Africa, Asian and Latin America.
The State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources
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Price: Free! Words: 124,000. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
This FAO flagship publication entitled The State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources reviews the conservation, management and use of tree and other woody plant genetic resources that are valuable to human well-being.
Quality assurance for animal feed analysis laboratories
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Price: Free! Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
This document gives a comprehensive account of good laboratory practices, quality assurance procedures and examples of standard operating procedures as used in individual specialist laboratories.
Tackling Climate Change through Livestock
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Price: Free! Words: 43,070. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This report represents the most comprehensive estimate made to-date of livestock’s contribution to global warming – as well as the sector’s potential to help tackle the problem.
Guidelines for the fisheries and aquaculture sector on damage and needs assessments in emergencies
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Price: Free! Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Populations depending on fisheries and aquaculture for their livelihoods are threatened not only by natural hazards but also by human-induced events and other developments beyond their control. A steering group of key fisheries and aquaculture sector stakeholders, FAO included, was formed to develop guidelines and best practice standards, and vulnerability analysis tools for the cluster.
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA)
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Price: Free! Words: 100,740. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
This new edition of The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA) highlights the significant role that fisheries and aquaculture plays in eliminating hunger, promoting health and reducing poverty.
বিশ্বসেরা মুসলিম বিজ্ঞানী / Bishwa Sera Muslim Biggani (Bengali)
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Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 21,280. Language: Bengali. Published: April 10, 2015 by Ahsan Publication. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
বিজ্ঞানের যুবরাজ ইবনে সীনা, ওমর ইবনুল খৈয়াম, ইবনে নাফিস, দার্শনিক ও বিজ্ঞানী আল ফারাবী, হাসান ইবনুল হাইছাম, ইবনে যুহর পরিবার, ইবনে খালদুন : সমাজ বিজ্ঞানের জনক, মূসা আল খারিজমী, আবু রায়হান আল বিরুনী, আল কিন্দি, ইবনে রুশ্দ, মুহাম্মদ আল গাযালী, জাবির ইবনে হাইয়ান, আবু বকর মুহাম্মদ বিন জাকারিয়া আর রাজী, আবুল কাসেম খালাফ আজ্জাহরাবী, মুহাম্মদ আল মাহাদী বিন আলী আল হিন্দ সুনপুরী, ইবনুল বায়তার, ইবনে জুলজুল
Life
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Series: The One, Book 7. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This seventh book of ‘The One’ series studies life entirely, with the main emphasis of understanding yourself as a living entity, on all levels of your wider existence. This is your chance to understand life in all her forms and levels of organization, in this world and in your other realities!
Scooter's Tale: A Rescue Cat's Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,020. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Scooter’s life changes when he is abandoned by his feral mother. Rescued by humans, he joins a household of rescued animals. Calicivirus strikes & his life is threatened again. Surviving the disease, and seeing the family grow, he shares his tale – to help other rescued cats. 100% of the author's proceeds of this ebook benefits rescued cats in the DFW Metroplex and Cats of Angel’s Meadow
Continuum
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You set the price! Words: 162,850. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Einstein said, "...for us physicists believe the separation between past, present, and future is only an illusion, although a convincing one." What is so impenetrable about time? Continuum is the story of a college physics professor obsessed with solving that puzzle who develops a mathematical theory over many years. He tests it by sending a message into the future and he receives a reply.