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Assessment Report: Causes and Predictability of the 2011-14 California Drought - NOAA Drought Task Force - Climate Change Global Warming Contribution, Data, Simulations, Winter Precipitation, SST
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
The causes and predictability of the California drought during the three consecutive rainy seasons (November-April) 2011/12 to 2013/14 are analyzed using observations and ensembles of simulations conducted with seven atmosphere models forced by observed sea surface temperatures (SSTs).
Redlining America
Price: Free! Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Rising sea levels are going to make our coastlines uninhabitable. Coastlines are where most of us live! Redlining means an area is too risky for investment. Insurance will no longer be available. Services like water, sewer, fire protection, schools and hospitals will no longer be available. Where will you go? Do you have a plan? What will happen in your neighborhood? Will you be redlined?
Blogging Along
Series: The Blogger Series. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,130. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices
Blogging Along has been compiled from the author’s blog, which has readers in more than 120 countries. This companion book to Around the World in Eighty Blogs, published in 2013, contains opinions, information, and revelations on a wide range of topics, some obscure, some controversial.
Ice Age
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
The theory that came in from the cold... John and Mary Gribbin tell the remarkable story of how we came to understand the phenomenon of Ice Ages. How frequently do Ice Ages occur? How do astronomical rhythms affect the Earth's climate? Have there always been two polar ice caps? What does the future hold?
Colours of the Soul
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,400. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Why are cheetahs the most perfect of creatures? Besides because they're cats, that is... Cool, mind-blowing stories from a master.
Atlas of the Seven Continents
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,060. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Atlases, Nonfiction » Reference » Maps
Atlas of the Seven Continents contains amazing continental maps and detailed information on population, beliefs, climate and vegetation, ecology and environment, economy, and politics and history. This is the best book for Geography class and for anyone who need information about any continent on Earth. Describes the continents in great detail!
Historic Reclamation Projects: Project Skywater - Rainmaking, Weather Modification, History and Politics, Technology, Testing, and Implementation
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Skywater aimed to demonstrably prove that there was a practical basis for weather modification, as it was popularly called, in terms of cost-benefit and environmental sensibility.
The Big Belch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Crime & mystery
The Big Belch is “…great stuff!” says Stanford Professor Robert Proctor. Bill McKibben “…enjoyed [The Big Belch] it much--thanks!” The Big Belch won The Leeway Foundation an Art and Change grant and successful Kickstarter. The Big Belch pits a unique team of environmental crime fighters – two baby boomers, a parrot, and a French bulldog - against earth threatening corporate foolishness.
How to Retire in Colombia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,060. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
If life in the Republic of Colombia appeals as a retirement option or as a lifestyle at any age then this book will be of interest. Much research time will be saved by reading this book and following the resource links included. It is important to address all parameters before a move abroad on a permanent basis is made. For retirees this is very true because the time for recovery is short.
Failure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Dam walls worldwide are under threat, what happens when one collapses? Who is affected? How many die? Who is responsible? This fictional story explores the preceding issues and the subsequent devastating results of one dam wall failure.