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Science4U: Practical Math for Practical Science
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
Helpful for college, high school, and homeschooled students, this book is for those who struggle with math in science. Scientific notation, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and vector concepts are addressed as used in the sciences, with examples and exercises. Readers will gain proficiency with using math as the language of science.
Different Dragons
Series: Fiction for Older Children and Teenagers, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Everyone has dragons. Charlie is best friends with his. Mandy doesn’t recognise hers until she loses her spaceship. The only way to travel in the universe of the imagination is by dragon.
Moving Moosevan
Series: Planet Dweller, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,670. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Moosevan has been moved to a new planet after the machinations of the empire building Mott, Kulp, and Dax and Reniola, cosmic super intelligences, ensured its destruction. Moosevan now lives inside the Earth, adding interesting twists to motorways. Unfortunately, Mott androids and Kulp turn their attention to the Earth. Even worse, Dax and Reniola are sent to deal with them.
The Infinite Enigma
Price: Free! Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
Go on a journey into the realm of discovery with science and philosophy about our natural world and existence. The Infinite Enigma offers an in depth view on all of nature, creation, existence, and our roles as human beings with the ability of reason, analysis, logic, and observation to discover the truth that hides within.
Duckbill Soup
Series: Planet Dweller, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,110. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A sequel to The Planet Dweller and Moving Moosevan. Human civilisation has been moved to Titan. It is now in a synchronous orbit on the opposite side of the Sun to the Earth. Titan has no oceans, so when the atmosphere starts to deteriorate, the two shape-changing super-beings who caused the problem in the first place are sent back to rectify things. Can they make matters even worse? Read on …
The Ungettable Joke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,690. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A disheartened math teacher and a NASA engineer are dragged by mysterious forces into a hilarious hunt for a profound and powerful ultimate joke. Mysterious encounters with phantom elements of an ancient tribal culture are the main snares used by an intelligence that needs two young professionals to accept a bizarre new job.
Into the Fire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This short story is the first adventure of Jason Curtis and his ship, the Starfire. In a not-too-distant future where small starships are as common as private jets, a skilled but impulsive pilot discovers it is often easier to get himself into trouble than to get out of it, and sometimes the only way out of the frying pan is . . . into the fire.
Nibiru – the Trans Dimensional Proto Star
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
In the 1970's, the idea of a mystery Planet X, or Nibiru, was put forward based on ancient Sumerian texts. Science can't find the planet. With an increase in major earthquakes and storms, many are looking at the return of Nibiru as the explanation.But where is it? This short piece looks at a possible explanation of what Nibiru is and why we cant see it.
Bad Science
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,730. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
2011 Silver Award Winner for Humor in the Independent Publishers Awards! "Bad Science" takes a humorous look at bloodletting, alchemy, quack devices, the worship of meteorites, faked data, and secret testing on people. The history of science has been fraught with persecution, fraud,and ignorance on a massive scale, but that doesn't mean we can't laugh about it!
The Miraculous Plot of Leiter & Lott
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,580. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
What do a handsome optics engineer and a lovely TV producer have in common? They are both about to see the world in an entirely new light. But not before risking their lives in the process. David Standell and Valerie Lott are strangers to each other--and to themselves--until quantum physics lends its profound entanglement.