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Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
Graphene 101 An Inventor's Guide to Making Graphene
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Being such a fascinating material lots of people are interested in it and it has become something of a mystery that is generally thought of as being something only an expensive lab can produce. This is far from the truth. This book grew out of a series of youtube videos i created to show how graphene could be made in your own home with a minimum of materials and tools.
Supercapacitors 101 - A home Inventors Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The supercapacitor is an emerging technology that promises to play an important role in meeting the demands of electronic devices and systems both now and in the future. This book traces the history of the development of the technology, and explores the principles and theory of operation as well as giving some guidance on the methods for producing the materials required to construct one
Just Kidding: Stories and Reflections on Goats Giving Birth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Since 2006, Deborah Niemann has been chronicling the births of goats on Antiquity Oaks Farm. In this ebook, she retells some of those stories and honestly discusses what went well and what didn't, what should have been done differently and what would not have mattered. You'll read 17 stories of goat births, from normal to tragic, including two c-sections.
Bioplastics - A Home Inventors Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Organic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bioplastics is one of those areas that the home inventor has the advantage. The raw materials are cheap, readily available and easy to work with. There has been relatively little study done so far as the field is still quite new and there are a significant amount of discoveries to be made. This book is to help you get there with lots of recipes, starting points and where to go from there
We Must Return
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
(5.00 from 1 review)
Earth’s moon is the perfect launch point for the journey to Mars and other deep space missions, argues inventor William D. Eatwell. By returning to the moon, America and its closest and trusted allies can ensure their nations’ safety and that of all orbiting assets circling both the Earth and the moon.
My Boney Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: American English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A stray abandoned cat wandered into my life and chronic kidney disease took her away many years too soon. Adjusting to life without her is a most difficult experience. Many of us know the joys of having a feline companion and the sorrow we feel when their spirit leaves this earth. Expressed in poetry, narration, photos and illustrations, we will share a connection when you read My Boney Girl.
Gödel Versus Wittgenstein
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,620. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
In intellectual history, perhaps nothing has been more misinterpreted than Gödel’s incompleteness theorems. Stephen Hawking, adopting the popular misconception, said, “Thus mathematics is either inconsistent, or incomplete. The smart money is on incomplete.” if mathematics is tautology, as Wittgenstein said, mathematics cannot be inconsistent and/or incomplete.
Animal Flatmates: Deep into their minds
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,320. Language: American English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
In our city, building, or even our own apartment live visible and invisible species with incredible cognitive skills: pets (dogs, cats, and reptiles kept as exotic pets), animals exploited for their meat (chickens, fish), engaged in work with humans (horses), or living in our houses unknown to the tenants (fruit flies). We provide an overview of these species’ cognitive skills and their ontogeny.
Raising Green Kids: Bag the Bags!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This series, Raising Green Kids, will teach your family about the most pressing environmental issues facing us today. By engaging in the fun activities and outings suggested, you will not only come together as a family, but you will also learn by doing and move ever closer to the ultimate goal of GREEN LIVING! Bag the Bags! focuses on eradicating your life of single use plastics!
The Illuminati's Six Dimensional Universe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,180. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Gnosticism
(5.00 from 1 review)
The cosmology that underlies the Pythagorean Illuminati's ancient religion of Illuminism is based on six dimensions - three of real space, and three of imaginary space. Discover how this model explains all of the mysteries of Einstein's special theory of relativity and quantum mechanics, and disproves the theoretical basis of M-theory.
The God Equation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,410. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Euler’s Formula is traditionally regarded as the most beautiful equation in all of mathematics. Yet it’s so much more than that. It’s the equation that governs the whole universe and even defines the human soul!
How to Create the Universe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 160,070. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
This book explains how the entire universe can be created using just two ingredients: nothing at all and the principle of sufficient reason. This is the final book in The God Series.
The Mathematical Universe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,770. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
The universe is a mathematical hologram. It’s made of ontological mathematics. It’s a living, thinking, self-optimising holographic organism composed of immortal, indestructible, ontological mathematical units called monads, defined by the most powerful and beautiful equation in the whole of mathematics: Euler’s Formula.
Raising Green Kids: The Trouble with Trash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This series, Raising Green Kids, will teach your family about the most pressing environmental issues facing us today. By engaging in the fun activities and outings included, you will not only come together as a family, but you will also learn by doing and move ever closer to the ultimate goal of GREEN LIVING! The Trouble with Trash will move your family closer to the Zero Waste goal!
How Not To Make Millions - but Still Enjoy a Rich Rural Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,140. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
The sample download is not fully representative of the contents, which is a synopsis of 60 years farming and gardening in several countries and is the base for suggestions that can be used by those with less experience. For a better guide see my blog "Snippets" published in June 2013. It is particularly useful for first time owners and novice food growers. 140k words.
Environmental Toxicological Chemistry for Industrial Hygiene and Environmental Health Science
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Environmental Environmental Science
The book provides a brief overview of environmental chemistry and toxicological chemistry needed by students and practitioners of industrial hygiene and environmental health science, where environmental chemistry is the study of the behavior of chemical species in the environment and toxicological chemistry relates their chemical nature to their toxic effects.
Thermophobia
Series: Shining a Light. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Thermophobia means "fear of warmth." The cure is easy: knowledge and the humility to learn it. And it's easy to see how bad this disease is. Where do people prefer to live -- Antarctica or Florida? Which location has the greatest biodiversity -- Greenland or Brazil? Yet, too many people now prefer global cooling in our ongoing Ice Age interglacial called the Holocene. The irony runs deep.
The Truth About UFOs and Aliens - A Christian Assessment
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,090. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
Today UFO sightings are on the rise. Countless UFO reports flood in to authorities with each passing month. But what is the truth about aliens and UFOs? This thoroughly researched book deals with UFOs and aliens from a biblical, Christian perspective. Chapters include "What Really Happened At Roswell," "Are UFOs Mentioned in the Bible?" and "The Occult Connection."
Elon Musk - Learn from the Masters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Electricity
Awaken the entrepreneur within you: Do it the Elon Musk way! What will you exactly get on this book? Quotes from Elon Musk and the course of action for you to follow to equal his success around his own advice and experience. What he did and what that particular quote meant to him? An answer to the question: How did he do it? How did he deal with the issue? For each quote. And much more!