Books tagged: gravity

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Blast Off
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Blast off is an activity book that acts out a space rocket ride to the moon. With your child on your knee pull a cover over your heads and read the script. You and your child will go through systems check and clearance for take off. Then 3, 2, 1, ask your child to push an imaginary button for “Blast Off”. Break the sound barrier and land your ship on the moon.
So Where Are All Those Aliens
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Advanced alien civilizations are now present in our galaxy. That's the message that the author sends out to readers in this interesting little book. The reasons why there has to be life elsewhere in the universe are explained, in fairly non technical words, so that most any reader can understand.The book also explains why we are presently unaware of those aliens and their civilizations. It's a little book, at a little price, but it's packed with some big ideas.
Einstein's Third Mistake
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
A criticism of Einstein's model of gravity and his claim that space and time can expand and contract. These views were based not on observation or experiment but on ideology and his hope to resolve the Maxwell/Galileo dilemma. These views are philosophical or ideological and not scientific.
Alternatives
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You set the price! Words: 20,140. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
It is a quizzical review of natural philosophy and history of science, mainly physics with alternative notions. The possible shortcomings of accepted theories are pointed out. The author discusses the ramifications of a finite universe, suggests a four axis spatial coordinate system, identifies force as the differential of energy over distance and presents a digital model of the universe.
Out of the Gravity Well
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,600. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Great Britain has changed to a technical economy selling inventions and expertise on the world market. A group of scientists working in a hidden underground laboratory invent an anti-gravity device and new propulsion system. With government finance and military assistance the world’s first vehicle capable of mass access to space is built, but who is using who?
Breaking the Thought Barrier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Off-the-cuff and Off-the-wall! An eccentric collection of articles, essays, and science-fiction that that’s sure to put a smile on your face and odd ideas in your head. Includes the titles: “Einstein Was Light…er, Right?” (which features a real life UFO sighting), “The Robin Flies Again”...and much more.
The Precarious Dance of Inge and Yold
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Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Martin's thirst for knowledge has caused his imprisonment. His life and the fate of his world depends upon unraveling the mystery of the twin moons Inge and Yold and their mystical dance through the sky. His partner and guide, Travail, is his only hope and salvation.
Understanding Gravity: Newton, Einstein, Verlinde?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity
This little book aims to introduce and examine the recent intriguing idea of gravity as an entropic force.
Chapter 11 - Particle Systems (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: American English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In this chapter, we will cover the basics of Particle Flow and its associated space warps that are relevant to the system within the 3ds Max environment.
Reinventing the Universe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This book looks at various assumptions which have been made by astronomers over the years and finds many wrong. We find that the Universe is probably not expanding, as most astronomers believe, and there was not a Big Bang. We also find that many, or even most, of the star and galaxy images are mirages - optical illusions due to bending of light by gravity. We also find that quasars are nearby.