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Propedéutica Clínica en Equinos
Price: Free! Words: 42,930. Language: Spanish. Published: June 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
El objetivo principal del libro es mostrar las alternativas que existen para la realización del diagnóstico clínico en cada uno de los aparatos o sistemas en el caballo.
Darwen Evolution
Price: Free! Words: 26,170. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
A 21st Century Theory of Evolution
Fishing with My Father
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,440. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting / parent & adult child, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
“In Fishing with My Father, Carolyn Hopper has penned a moving valentine to the most influential man in her life—a meditation on the current of life to which all daughters and their dads can relate. So seldom do we see stories so richly connected to the bond between father, daughter, and angling water.” —Todd Wilkinson, award-winning Montana author and journalist
NASA's Europa Clipper Mission to Jupiter's Moon: Audit of Mission Management, Feasibility of Lander, Challenges in Developing Science Instruments, Addressing Workforce Gaps, Choosing a Launch Vehicle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Scientists believe that Europa, one of Jupiter's 79 known moons, may have a large liquid ocean below its icy surface suitable to sustain life.
Tomato: Growing Practices and Nutritional Information
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Tomato plants are suited for growing in a wide range of climates. It can be grown in greenhouses throughout the year. Tomato plants are suitable for hydroponic growing also. Tomato is the one of the most popular and largest cultivated vegetables with variations in size, colour and shape. Size varies from small (tiny tomatoes) to large (plum tomatoes) while shape varies from round, oblong and globe
Cassava: Growing Practices and Nutritional Information
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Cassava is a tropical tuber crop mainly grown for its edible starchy storage roots. Cassava tubers are an excellent source of carbohydrates and therefore used as a staple food in many African and Asian countries. In these countries, cassava is an important source of food carbohydrates and therefore it is grown as an important cash crop. Cassava tubers are used as a root vegetable also.
Aloe Vera: A Medicinal Succulent Plant
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Scientific name of Aloe is Aloe vera. Aloe is an evergreen perennial succulent plant that belongs to the family Liliaceae. Aloe is a hardy perennial plant that is tropical and succulent in habit and can successfully be cultivated in arid climates. Aloe Vera is also known as True (vera means ‘true’) aloe, Chinese Aloe, Indian Aloe, and Barbados Aloe.
The Atom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Atomic & Molecular
The Atom is a microscopic magnet of matter or the element or even of existence. When the Atom enters the vacuum of space from outside of space in the form of matter or element, the Atom is super-compressed by the vacuum of space and thus creating a microscopic big bang! After the microscopic big bang the magnetic field of the atom becomes a negative field due to the electron...
Fenugreek and Mustard: Leaves and Seeds as Foods
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Scientific name of fenugreek greens is Trigonella foenum-graecum. It belongs to the family Fabaceae. Fenugreek is considered to be a native of Eastern Europe and Ethiopia. It is widely cultivated in India and Mediterranean countries. Common name of fenugreek greens is Greek hay.
Collards, Chards and Dandelions: 3 Highly Nutritious Leafy Greens
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Scientific name of collards or collard greens is Brassica oleracea cv. acephala. The name ‘acephala’ means ‘without a head’; that is, this Brassica vegetable is formed of loose leaves unlike cabbage or other Brassica vegetables. It belongs to the genus Brassica and family Brassicaceae, the mustard family. It is believed to be originated in the region comprising of Western Europe.
Carrots and Beets: Popular Root Vegetables
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Carrot is a biennial herbaceous plant cultivated for its starchy, edible root tubers. For vegetable purposes, carrot is grown as an annual crop. During the first season of growth, the plant completes vegetative growth and produces edible root tubers; during the next season, the plant completes its reproductive cycle and produces seeds.
Globe Artichokes: The French Artichokes
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Scientific name of Globe Artichoke is Cynara scolymus. It is a popular plant which is grown for its edible globular flower buds that is used as a vegetable. Globe artichokes are known by different names in different parts of the world. It is called “Sharifa” or "Shalifa" in Hindi.
Amorphophallus: The Elephant Foot Yam
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Elephant foot yam is a popular tuber vegetable in tropics and subtropics. It is also known as “white spot giant arum”, “stink lily”, and “sweet yam”. In India, it is known by various names such as Oal, Suran, Zimmikanda/Jimmikand, Kuch. In Sanskrit, it is known as ‘Bahukanda’ and in Urdu, it is called ‘Zamin-kand’.
Radish, Rutabaga and Turnip
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Radishes are a popular root vegetable of Brassicaceae family and are grown for their fleshy edible tubers, which are actually modified tap roots. Radishes can be grown as annuals or biennials depending upon the growing purposes. For vegetable purposes, it is grown as an annual and for seed production, it is grown as a biennial. Tubers may be eaten raw as a salad vegetable or cooked.
Pumpkins: Growing Practices and Nutritional Information
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Scientific name of common pumpkins, which are rounded with smooth skin and yellow colour, is Cucurbita pepo. Scientific name of large cultivars of pumpkins and squashes (giant pumpkins) is Cucurbita maxima. Scientific name of winter cultivars of pumpkins and squashes is Cucurbita moschata. Pumpkins are actually a group of squash plants, fruits of which may be small-, medium- or large-sized.
Leek, Shallots and Spring Onions
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Leek belongs to the family Amaryllidaceae and genus Allium. Scientific name of leek is Allium porrum. Leek is believed to have originated in the Mediterranean region. Leek is a non-bulb forming member of the onion family and biennial in growth habit just like other members of onion family. The blanched stems and leaves of leek are used as a vegetable. It is used in salads, stews and soups.
Kohlrabi: Growing Practices and Nutritional Information
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KnolKhol is an exotic, temperate, stem-vegetable belonging to Brassica family, i.e. family of cabbage and cauliflower. Scientific name of KnolKhol is Brassica oleracea var. gongylodes. KnolKhol is also known as Kohlrabi or German Turnip or Cabbage Turnip. KnolKhol is mainly grown for its edible, succulent globular-shaped modified stem and associated leaves which are turnip-flavoured.
Garden Cress, Water Cress and Land Cress
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Scientific name of garden cress is Lipidium sativum and it belongs to the family Brassicaceae. All members of Brassicaceae are believed to be originated in the region comprising of Western Europe, the Mediterranean region and the temperate regions of Asia. Though all Brassica vegetables are biennial in growth habit, they are grown as annuals for food purposes.
Nutritious Sweet Potatoes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Recent scientific studies reveal one important fact regarding our nutrition: Cruciferous vegetables, dark leafy greens, citrus fruits, berries, and of course, our humble sweet potatoes are the most nutritious foods on the planet Earth. Isn’t it surprising that sweet potatoes are also featured in the list as one of the nutrient-dense foods? A tuber vegetable that we all ignored so far...
Chicory and Endive: Growing Practices and Nutritional Information
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Chicory or common chicory is a popular salad leafy vegetable. Two major types of common chicory are radicchio chicory and Belgian endive or Witloof chicory. Scientific name of common chicory is Cichorium intybus. Endive is a leafy salad vegetable belonging to the genus Cichorium. Scientific name of endive is Cichorium endivia and it belongs to the family Asteraceae, the Daisy family.