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Leben Auf Dem Menschen. Die Geschichte Unserer Besiedler - Jörg Blech
Vor allem für eines sollten wir dankbar sein. Für unsere schlechten Augen nämlich. Denn schon mit einer guten Lupe bewaffnet, könnte man manchenorts -- an uns selbst nämlich -- winzige Monster erkennen, die uns in den Wahnsinn treiben würden. Beim Küssen oder Schmusen könnten wir zum Beispiel in den Wimpern und Gesichtsporen das Spiel der Talgdrüsenmilben beobachten. Eine unschöne Vorstellung... Unglaublich, der Planet Mensch ist von Billionen von Kreaturen bevölkert. Auf jede Zelle unseres
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Exploring the World of Chemistry: From Ancient Metals to High-Speed Computers - John Hudson Tiner
The third in this popular series, with the same format (including questions that teachers can use for checking comprehension) that has driven the success of Exploring Planet Earth and Exploring the History of Medicine. Home and Christian school teachers are clamoring for these more specialized books and here Tiner delivers in a big way. With a flair for telling biographical sketches of famous scientists, Tiner also provides students with a solid foundation for understanding the crucial purposes
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Pirates Bane - Chris Hechtl
Fresh from fighting the ghost of a terrifying bioweapon On Epsilon Triangula, Fleet Admiral John Henry Irons has taken on a new task, to get to the fabled star system of Bek on the other side of the sector. But to do that the admiral must do what is now unheard of, a long jump through uncharted space. The jump is a test of man and machine. But when he arrives at his intended destination, new challenges await. Old foes, who learn why he will become... Pirates Bane.
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Economic Growth and Environmental Sustainability: The Prospects for Green Growth - Paul Elkins
A key area of public policy in the last twenty years is the question of how, and how much, to protect vthe environment. At the heart of this has been the heated debate over the nature of the relationship between economic growth and environmental sustainability. Is environemental sustainability economic growth or green growth', a contradiction in terms? Avoiding the confusion that often surrounds these issues, Ekins provides rigorous expositions of the concept of sustainability, integrated
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Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals - R.D. Frandson, Francis Smith, W. Lee Wilke, Anna Dee Fails, David Troy, Christina Remsberg, Rowen D. Frandson
www.blackwellpublishing.com/vet. First published in 1965, the Sixth Edition of Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals has been fully updated to include current science and terminology (specifically neurophysiology, cardiovascular physiology, and reproductive physiology). A chapter on "Body Defenses" has been added, including information on vaccination. In addition, information on the domestic chicken has been added throughout the book. This book maintains a strong reputation for use in
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The Cogwheel Brain - Doron Swade
In 1821, 30-year-old inventor and mathematician Charles Babbage was poring over a set of printed mathematical tables with his friend, the astronomer John Herschel. Finding error after error in the manually evaluated results, Babbage made an exclamation, the consequences of which would not only dominate the remaining 50 years of his life, but also lay the foundations for the modern computer industry: 'I wish to God these calculations had been executed by steam!' A few days later, he set down a
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The Chemistry of Success: Six Secrets of Peak Performance - Susan M. Lark, James A. Richards
In six simple steps, Dr. Susan Lark and James Richards show readers of The Chemistry of Success exactly how to develop, follow, and monitor the results of a Personal Chemistry of Success Action Plan that will put them on the road to improved health and performance in just six months.Organized like a daily journal, The Chemistry of Success Action Plan walks readers through the first twenty-four weeks of their program, with self-evaluations, daily performance ratings, monthly reviews, progress
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When All Hell Breaks Loose: Stuff You Need To Survive When Disaster Strikes - Cody Lundin
Survival expert Cody Lundin's new book, When All Hell Breaks Loose: Stuff You Need To Survive When Disaster Strikes is what every family needs to prepare and educate themselves about survival psychology and the skills necessary to negotiate a disaster whether you are at home, in the office, or in your car. Lundin addresses basic first aid, hygiene skills, and makes recommendations for survival kit items.
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My Body - Andrea Pinnington
Scholastic Discover More is a revolutionary new nonfiction line pairing stunning print books with corresponding interactive digital books that extend the learning online. MY BODY unlocks a free 16-page digital companion book offering even more information, photos, and videos! MY BODY answers children’s questions about their own bodies in an incredibly simple and appropriate way. Each spread is focused on a particular part of the body or movement a child understands. Body actions such as
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Wild Flowers worth knowing - Neltje Blanchan
This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery. Adapted from Nature's Garden by Asa Don Dickinson