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The Reckoning
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The end of the world is real. These five exciting tales explore the aspects and challenges humanity will face when the world explodes and survival seems doubtful. Tales of high stakes, deadly encounters, the Earth devastated by aliens, natural disasters far beyond our control, and self inflicted wounds humanity may never recover from.
Ye Olde Electric Asteroids
Price: $11.00 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This article / E-book proposes that the shape and orbital parameters of asteroids and comets - and therefore the sorting of the asteroids - are to a large degree determined by electric currents and by the magnetic field of the Sun. It discusses the asteroids in the Main Belt and in other asteroid groups. In particular it discusses asteroids and comets that have been photographed by space probes.
The Labyrinth of Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,630. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Alternative history
When 16-year-old Jade Davis discovers only she and the son of a Peruvian museum director can telepathically access messages left on engraved stones by an ancient race, she embarks on a quest to save humanity from fiery destruction.
Mother Earth What a Life You've Had!
Price: Free! Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This book summarizes most of the known hazards life on planet Earth has encountered since it began. These include volcanoes, comets, asteroids, and unknown causes of major and minor extinctions.
101 Fun Facts About the Solar System: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books, Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 22,070. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science
You may think the Solar System consists of the sun and the eight planets that orbit around it. However, there are other things out there. There are comets, moons, asteroids, meteors, dust, ice, rock and much more. Plus there is a whole lot of man made junk. Find out more about our solar system in this set of seven fun 14 Fun Facts books. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Higher Mission
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A widower paying for a cure of his ill daughter is shanghaied for the first voyage to a star.
The Solar System Lesson Plan Workbook K-5
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Discover why Pluto is no longer a planet and other interesting information about our solar system. This workbook is for K-5 and contains facts about the planets, moons in the solar system, the moon landing, other objects that live in our solar system and exploring space. Engage your students in creative thinking with the writing exercises and fact finding.
Where are They?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,030. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The phones ring and the whole world for Joanne turn upside down. The call is from the Pentagon urging her to a meeting of her fellow scientists about the impending near hit of the huge asteroid. She has a secret that will make all the hysteria of the asteroid seem to be very calm. Joanne will reveal to all of those at the meeting her discovery and will introduce it to the group.
Skylar Wishes
Series: Enchanted by Starlight, What They Forgot. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,530. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Grace is the only one who remembers the truth—that comets are the source of extraordinary destinies. Since their last night together, all memory of their comets and their old powers has abandoned Skylar and Alina. All that is left is Alina’s enduring envy for everything Skylar touches, and Alina’s sudden ability to wake up inside of Skylar’s body, if only for a few minutes.
Universe: The Solar System and Beyond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Experience the cosmos as never before with UNIVERSE: The Solar System and Beyond Beginning with a fascinating overview and then organized by planet, this book takes us on a trip across time and space that includes a front-row seat to the explosive birth of the solar system, a journey to (and then deep inside) each of its eight planets, and even an in-depth exploration of asteroids and comets.