Books tagged: gravity

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Gravity And Dark Energy
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Essay » Technology
It is about how I think gravity and dark energy is connected.
Встреча с Непостижимыми
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,130. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Ученый ищет контакт с инопланетянами. Власти готовы к войне с пришельцами - нужно только отстранить никому не известного астрофизика от дел. Проблема в том, что ему нет равных... В полном опасностей мире дальнего космоса он получает назначение на должность в Межгалактическом Союзе. В своей новой роли этот неприметный с виду человек ставит перед собой цель изменить мироздание...
Copper Plumbing
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love and good copper plumbing go hand in hand. Love starts out as perfect plumbing; all pipes slant slightly earthward and gravity does most of the work. There are no scratches and there is nothing wrong with the world. Love is up to code.
Meet The Unimaginables
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Against popular opinion, a scientist seeks contact with aliens. Imperious enemies are ready for war with extraterrestrials - they only need to remove an obscure man from business. The problem is, he is unrivaled...
What Black Holes Can Teach Us About Gravity
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Essay » Technology
The confirmation of the existence of black holes and the fact that they can orbit one another puts constrains on our theory of gravity, which I summarizes here.
Black Hole On Erie Boulevard
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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Walking home from work, I saw a black hole hovering about one hundred feet above Erie Boulevard in Schenectady, NY. As an engineer at GE, I knew what it was and called 911. After a while I was believed and a helicopter was dispatched. I gave the pilot instructions on what needed to be done. This story gives details. (The plan worked; otherwise, you wouldn't see this story.
Zero 'g'
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
What would happen if the world we know was literally turned upside down—if the Earth lost gravity, the very force that holds all of nature and society together?Zero g takes readers to the year 2074, where environmental destruction has progressed to an unimaginable point, and the unthinkable has actually become a reality.A simple NASA janitor and two teenage science prodigies are our only hope.
The Peace Operatives: Eroded Resistance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,930. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016 by BLGM Reserve Estate. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Harper Davidson is a Peace Operative no more! Stripped of her position by the Senate Subcommittee, Harper has taken a step back from her official duties—on the surface. She knows that the remnants of the Resistance of the Phoenix are out there waiting to make their next strike against the government. To do so, however, they’ll have to eliminate her.
The Logic of Simultaneity – Relativity without Inertial Frames
Price: Free! Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Special Relativity, although mathematically simple, cannot be explained in words. The theory is ambiguous because it can only describe physical phenomena through the eyes of a participating observer. This essay tries to lift the blindfold from our abstract eye. It presents an observer independent relativistic view of the universe.
A Logical View Of Gravity
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
What exactly is gravity? At first glance, it seems as if that question should be easy to answer, but it’s one of the most difficult questions out there. A Logical View Of Gravity puts the question of gravity into an easy to understand language with easy to understand images. Then it builds, logical idea upon logical idea, until the question, what is gravity, has been answered.