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The Woman Who Invented Computer Programming by Richard Diedrichs
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Sociology
Daughter of poet, Lord Byron, Ada Lovelace studied mathematics from age four. Ada's lineage and natural brilliance put her in the company of prominent scientists. She became a colleague of mathematician Charles Babbage, who developed a computer called the Analytical Engine. Ada provided an algorithm that is considered the first computer program. Ada is seen as the first computer programmer.
"Be Sure to Take Folic Acid," the Good Doctor Said by Richard Diedrichs
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology
The neurologist said if you take nothing else, be sure to take folic acid. Why folic acid? Is it good for the brain, or just good for you in general? Folic acid helps cells with their chemical processes. It forms and grows red blood cells. Lack of folic acid can cause serious and lethal health problems. But the question remains: what does folic acid have to do with the brain?
What Is the Sound of One Hand Clapping? by Richard Diedrichs
Hakuin Ekaku transformed fear into realizing that compassion for others is life's purpose. To awaken to this truth, Hakuin faced doubt in his mind, meditating on conundrums. He created one of the greatest of all: "What is the sound of one hand clapping?" Hakuin, who lived near Japan's Mount Fuji in the eighteenth century, advocated discipline and living a virtuous life.
Three-way by Kevin Williams
Series: comics. Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
intelligent design. a nasty essay. (with gifs)Simple culture. Another morality tale. an 1000 word essay of doom+gloom. An e-book with gifs and a description of mob-rule culture. Lots of applied snivelling and a very easy read. Problems, yes? Names? No.
Electronic Waste: Forgotten, But Not Gone... by Stringer Press
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
Electronic waste, or e-waste, is a staggering problem as a global consumer culture and planned obsolescence in new technologies sees millions of tonnes of old electronics tossed every year. But in 2017, it seems we still aren’t getting the message about e-waste. Research from UNSW says the policy is poorly implemented, lags behind international best practice, and is based on outdated targets.
The Vector Theory of Social Revolution by Rita Miller
Price: Free! Words: 29,300. Language: Russian. Published: July 8, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology
A new definition of social revolution, as the movement of the state in the space of political ideas along a vector directed from simple, archaic ideas to more complex, progressive ones. In Russian. St.Petersburg, 2017.
Guided Tour of the Underverse ? - The Practice of Non Intent by Kevin Dwyer
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Underverse is being used to described a level of realm below the surface, below the surface of what is visible and below the mind also. Conflicts at a mind or conscious level can be resolved by entering this realm. What wins over is the strength of character of the soul. Kevin Dwyer.
JOE D. COMES TO SAN ANSELMO by Steven Travers
Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Essay » Sociology
“People will come, Ray. People will most definitely come.” - James Earl Jones as Terence Mann, “Field of Dreams,” based on “Shoeless Joe” (comes to Iowa) by W.P. Kinsella
Kindness Toward My Father by Richard Diedrichs (5.00 from 1 review)
When his aging father asked for help, the author faced a dilemma. Given their troubled history, he had every right to say no. But was that the person he wanted to be? The choice he made led him to his true self.
How to Live Mindfully with Chronic Pain by Richard Diedrichs
The author returned from traveling with a pinched nerve in his neck. As the pain turned permanent, he embraced it, believing that moving toward the pain strengthens us while making us softer. When we make pain our ally, we find gratitude and an appreciation for life.
Axl Rose: Creative Genius or Just Plain Crazy? by S.C. Farrow
Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Even if you're not familiar with the band's music, there's hardly a baby boomer in the world who hasn't heard of Guns n' Roses, the most dangerous hard rock band in the world. Frontman Axl Rose has a reputation for being disagreeable and volatile. But how did he get this reputation? Is he really a creative genius or is he just plain crazy?
What to Know About Hearing Loss by Richard Diedrichs
Loud noise is part of everyday life. Loud noise is also a serious health risk. Once hearing is damaged or lost, it cannot be restored. What are the signs of hearing loss? What can you do to prevent it?
The Chance to Be Free by Richard Diedrichs
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology
After being booted out of his second marriage, the author faced a choice. He could move in the same direction, creating a swath of suffering, or he could take his life into his hands and learn to care for himself. He had the chance to be free.
How to Be a Happy Husband by Richard Diedrichs
What is the secret of being a happy husband? The author offers suggestions from his own considerable experience. Find out what research shows that husbands do in their marriages that make them the happiest.
Honrosos en el matrimonio by Ronnie Maldonado
Price: Free! Words: 16,720. Language: Spanish. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Tratado para el fortalecimiento de las relaciones maritales, basadas en principios bíblicos, pero también, en normal de convivencia actuales, correspondientes a nuestro tiempo.
КОГНИТИВНОЕ РЕГУЛИРОВАНИЕ В СОЦИАЛЬНО-ЭКОНОМИЧЕСКИХ СИСТЕМАХ by olgavorontsova
Price: Free! Words: 46,470. Language: Russian. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Представлена информация о системном подходе и его методах, а также о когнитивном анализе
Scimmia Nuda od Essere Felice e Realizzato: Il Metodo Scientifico Applicato alla Condizione Umana - Vol. III by Giano Rocca
Price: Free! Words: 71,170. Language: Italian. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
In questo volume si sono analizzati gli elementi che ingabbiano gli esseri umani in una schiavitù asfissiante, che abbiamo definito: elementi di irrazionalità. Tali elementi non derivano solo dalla realtà della società, ma sono interiorizzati nel carattere di ogni individuo e, addirittura, connessi alla natura umana. Tale condizione rende gli esseri umani non dissimili da “scimmie nude”.