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From This Green Earth: Essays on Looking Outward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,470. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2019 by Ad Stellae Books. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
For the past 50 years space advocates have been frustrated by the slowness of progress in space and the failure of the public to grasp its importance not only to the future of humankind, but to the preservation of Earth's environment. But in the light of history, it's not surprising that acceptance of a new outlook on the universe is slow. All past human advances were made by visionary minorities.
On Global Warming: A Center of Gravity Analysis of Atlantic Basin Tropical Cyclones - Military Response to Impact of Strong Hurricanes, Relief Effort Support from Northern Command (USNORTHCOM)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,230. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Emergency Management, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
The United States military faces several important near-term threats including a potentially unstable Europe and Korean peninsula. While geographic combatant commanders around the world focus on state and non-state actors, they must also understand the "threat multiplier" of global climate change.
Epistemology of Experimental Gravity - Scientific Rationality
Price: Free! Words: 80,660. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Gravity, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
The evolution of gravitational tests from an epistemological perspective framed in the concept of rational reconstruction of Imre Lakatos, based on his methodology of research programmes.
The Simulation Theory of Consciousness (or Your Autonomous Car is Sentient)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,970. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
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This short book argues that every cyber-physical system (that is, every software-reliant physical system) that creates and executes a real-time simulation of itself and its environment is conscious in the sense of being subjectively aware of that simulation. In other words, autonomous vehicles are sentient.
Mental Architecture: Building The Mind One Moment At A Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,240. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cognitive Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
This book explores the true nature of reality and brain-based experience in a dynamic and diverse world. We unravel the mysteries behind your conscious mind, including the tendency to see faces in inanimate objects, the subjective nature of time perception, and the significant limitations mathematical models and measurement systems impose in accurately describing the world around us.
China's Role in Wildlife Trafficking and the Chinese Government's Response - Protection of Endangered Species Elephant Ivory, Rhino Horns, Tiger Bones, Traditional Asian Medicine, CITES Regulation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,160. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Overlooked, under-policed, and highly lucrative, international wildlife trafficking has become a low-risk/high-return illegal trade estimated at $7 billion to $23 billion annually. While China's share of this trade is unknown due to the trade's illicit nature, China is widely recognized as the world's largest market for trafficked wildlife products.
Mountain Reedbuck: A Fifty-Year Personal Retrospective
Price: Free! Words: 22,980. Language: American English. Published: September 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
Fifty years have passed since I began a graduate study of a small African antelope, the mountain reedbuck. They were moderately common in southern and eastern Africa in 1969, and I thought they had better prospects for surviving in the modern world than many of the more spectacular African species. I was wrong. The IUCN placed them on its list of endangered species in 2017.
Price: Free! Words: 36,860. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
Sharon Newton (neé Ubank, Stafford) was a local historian and writer of books focusing on Little Stoke, Bradley Stoke and the surrounding area of Bristol. Saxonpath delves into the fascinating history of an ancient path which once crossed the fields now occupied by Bradley Stoke. Discover the flora and fauna of its ancient hedges and trees and uncover hidden stories of people past and present.
Area 51: Mach 2
Price: Free! Words: 106,100. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2019 by Copypasta Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Time
Primarily Naples' main concern was protecting the people of modern day Earth from the actual description of real aliens found in Nevada on September 20th, 2019
Postais das Selvagens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,570. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology, Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
Livro sobre as Ilhas Selvagens, um dos últimos redutos selvagens da Europa, narrado na primeira pessoa por um biólogo que por lá passou seis semanas a estudar aves marinhas e a desfrutar das muitas maravilhas destas ilhas.
Organik Tarım ve KOMPOST
Price: Free! Words: 27,500. Language: Turkish. Published: September 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening
Gıda Güvenliği, Toplum Sağlığı ve Doğanın Korunması açısından Organik Tarım Seferberliği ve Kompost uygulamalarının önemine dair ekoloji-politik bir söyleşi
The Future of Space 2060 and Implications for U.S. Strategy: Report on 2019 Space Futures Workshop - Moon, Mars, Military Power, China Exploitation of Cislunar Domain, Star Trek Optimistic Future
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This report provides a long-term perspective on possible space futures to inform strategic decisionmaking. Economic, political, technological, and military space trends indicate that we have passed the tipping point for space as a vastly increased domain of human endeavor and a key element of national power. Other countries recognize the advantages of U.S. space leadership.
Objective ncert Biology (Aiims/Neet/Jipmer/class 11th, 12th)
Price: $4.24 USD. Words: 32,100. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2019 by AAKIL AHMED SAIFI. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biotechnology
AIIMS/NEET Toppers and Faculty Teams have Simplified the NCERT for you so that you can easily get grip on NCERT Biology. As the level of Biology is rising in exams, the student really need to cop up with it. 900+ pages and 7000+ questions of this book will help them to meet their expectations.
Reef Making - Transforming Oceans One Artificial Reef at a Time
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,640. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ocean life, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Earth Sciences / Oceanography
This riveting book takes the reader through the history and process of how artificial reefs are made, as well as illustrating the many types of materials used in reef making. Readers will also learn how Walter’s business is partnering with marine environment think tanks to find ways to increase oyster production, overcome problems with invasive species and improve water quality.
Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) and Gravity: STEM and the Orbital Model (Part 3)
Price: Free! Words: 30,330. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Optics & Light, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics
Why does light have particle and wave characteristics? What do photons look like and how are they formed? Is the orbital model of the atom flawed? What causes Gravity? These are some of the intriguing questions tackled by this final book in the series that covers a wide range of topics from the nature of electricity and the structure of atoms.
Last Thoughts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,900. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
This book gathers here various articles and lectures that Henri Poincaré himself intended to form the fourth volume of his works of philosophy of science.
Articles from the Orbital Frontier
Price: Free! Words: 25,590. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2019. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
A collection of articles ranging from the space settlement concepts of Professor Gerard O'Neill to skepticism versus irrational beliefs.
Kayaking Adventures In Beautiful British Columbia: True Stories of Adventure While Kayaking in BC
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
Kayaking Adventures in Beautiful British Columbia is a collection of true, wilderness adventure stories by renowned author Jennifer Hellings. Join her as she paddles and camps along the coast of BC, encountering the diverse wildlife which make this area their home. From kayaking with killer whales to having bears visit her campsite, her adventures are both thrilling and sublime.
Making Sense of Life Explaining Genes & Telepathy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Philosophy of Science
Biologists know that DNA is not a book of instructions but cannot decide how it works. This book suggests that life is merely a perpetual copying machine, copying from one generation to the next. This new theory solves the difficulties in understanding how we grow, consciousness and the paranormal, from telepathy to spiritualism and ghosts.
Epistemologia gravitației experimentale – Raționalitatea științifică
Price: Free! Words: 79,580. Language: Romanian. Published: August 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Gravity, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Methodology
Evoluția testelor gravitaționale dintr-o perspectivă epistemologică încadrată în conceputul de reconstrucție rațională al lui Imre Lakatos, pe baza metodologiei acestuia a programelor de cercetare.