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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.
Cognitive Activity Design: Designing Creative Activities and Art-Based Projects That Promote Brain Health and Flourishing
Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 51,020. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Learn to design and implement activities for older adults that promote cognitive wellness - the combined benefits of brain health and “flourishing. Learn how to integrate evidence-based research from neuroscience, cognitive aging and positive psychology. Make every activity an opportunity to strengthen brains and enhance the capacity to feel fulfillment and joy.
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 » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
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
Generally True Patterns: A New Natural History of Recognizing Ourselves as a Part of Nature
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,560. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » System Theory
There is a widely held belief that we are exempt from the laws of nature. And further, that we can treat the living earth without regard to consequences. Our species may endure, but our purposeful environmental destruction threatens the survival of wild nature and the civilization we have built. We need to examine what might remedy or mitigate the situation and address the underlying cause.
Biopolymers Casein Its Preparation And Use A Practical Handbook
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 39,260. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry
A practical handbook on how to make and use casein as a renewable biopolymer
A Guidebook to Inks,Paints And Functional Inks
Price: $35.00 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry
The aim of this book is to give a little of the background regarding the making of inks paints and conductive inks and to suggest some possible uses and further experiments for them when applied as thick films and to aid in the development of functional devices based on inks that can be made by the experimenter themselves in their own labs opening up the opportunity for the creation of new inks.
Help Your Dog Fight Cancer: What Every Caretaker Should Know About Canine Cancer
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 49,170. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Fifty percent of the 65 million dogs in the U.S. will have cancer, yet most caretakers know little or nothing about caring for a dog with cancer. Help Your Dog Fight Cancer educates owners about causes, prevention and early detection. It covers diagnostics, treatment options, traditional and holistic therapies and home care options including diet, side effect remedies and supplements.
The Ultimate Guide to Eclectus Parrots
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 97,870. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Ultimate Guide to Eclectus Parrots is a comprehensive eBook dedicated to assisting companion Eclectus owners. Penned by an Eclectus specialist and self confessed parrot addict, the Author writes in a friendly easy to read manner. She provides information and advice based on over a decade of experience keeping and breeding companion Eclectus parrots.
How Alien Would Aliens Be?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
How alien would aliens be? Like us, aliens would be constrained by the physical world. That implies that they will not be all that different from us, perhaps half to twice as big as we are. They will depend on vision and hearing as we do and they will live on a planet much like ours. Do they even exist? The odds are not good. We may be the only intelligent life in the universe.
The Hidden Energies Behind Feng Shui
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
(5.00 from 1 review)
Our thoughts interacting with the subatomic particle field is what makes feng shui work. It is shown as an ancient earth science that really can improve our surroundings and health by influencing the energy systems of our bodies and the Earth. White Tiger and Blue Dragon are discussed as well as other secrets understood by our ancestors...a cutting edge book that will intrigue and fascinate you.
Hydroponic Crop Production
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 152,330. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
how to use hydroponic growing for commercial advantage, this book provides in laymans language what you need to know about commercial hydroponic growing and how best to design systems and structures to make the best use of all those advantages. how to propagate and grow plants with 'best practise management' for optimum yield and quality for maximum dollar returns and much, much more.
Starship Century: Toward the Grandest Horizon
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 139,670. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Starship Century: Toward the Grandest Horizon is an anthology by authors from both science and fiction writing backgrounds, illustrating some of the tech and ideology behind the illustrious goal of traveling to another star within the next century. Edited by Gregory Benford, New York Times bestselling science fiction author, and James Benford, leading expert on space propulsion.
Stopping MS
Series: Planned Recovery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,260. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
Many say that they have found a way to get rid of their MS. Some tell you to get stung by bees, others say to use certain lotions, and there are some that even say to replace your blood. This is not a book saying that I did anything even close to those things. I have reduced or removed not some or most of those frustrating MS symptoms, but all of them.
Zwarte Piet. De Verborgen Godsdienst Van De Nederlanden
Price: $17.00 USD. Words: 99,820. Language: Dutch. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Dit boek is niet bedoeld voor kleine kinderen, maar voor de al wat oudere en voor volwassenen. Zwarte Piet: Je hoort hem wel, maar je ziet hem niet. Zijn ware aard gaat schuil achter sluiers van illusie, van bedrieglijke schijn waarachter onvermoede waarheden schuilgaan. In dit boekje worden een flink aantal van die sluiers weggenomen. Zwarte Piet zoals hij was, maar zoals u hem nog niet kende.
Core Ideas in Neuroscience
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 110,220. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Everybody needs to know something about their brain. But who wants to wade through a tedious textbook that tells you far more than you want to know? This book is organized as modules explaining the basic principles of 75 core ideas. You don’t have to wade through it. You can dance through it, easily getting up to speed on just the few ideas you may need to know about at the moment.
Principles of Biology: Animal Systems
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 202,140. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
“Principles of Biology: Animal Systems” is a part of the Principles of Biology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
Terra Nova. Globale Revolution und Heilung der Liebe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,340. Language: German. Published: December 4, 2014 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
„Terra Nova“ beschreibt das Bild einer neuen Kultur: eine Erde ohne Krieg, eine Gesellschaft ohne Gewalt, eine Liebe ohne Lüge, ein Leben ohne Angst. Der Autor entwirft die neue Erde nicht nur in der Theorie, sondern spricht bereits aus der konkreten Erfahrung ihrer Entstehung. Das Buch ist die Essenz seiner über 40-jährigen Pionierarbeit im Aufbau funktionierender Gemeinschaften
Interstices, Outdoors, Out West, Out of the Ordinary & Memorable Desert and Mountain Moments
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
This collection of essays weaves a tapestry of unique experiences and creative philosophy. The title, Interstices, denotes the book's prominent philosophical thread. Discussion of those "places between" occurs frequently throughout the book. The subject matter of the essays is predominately outdoors, and wildly diverse in nature.
Neuropsychopharmacology
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 223,490. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
“ Neuropsychopharmacology” is a part of the Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.