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Ocean Warrior: My Battle to ... - Paul Watson

Ocean Warrior: My Battle to ...Paul Watson

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Paul Watson has rammed fishing trawlers, sunk whaling ships, sailed boldly into Soviet waters (when the Cold War still brewed) and brazenly taunted the governments of several powerful countries. He has stood in the path of oncoming icebreak… more

Ocean Warrior: My Battle to End the Illegal Slaughter on the High Seas
Paul Watson
Ice Man - Stan Paterson

Ice ManStan Paterson

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This story tells how Stan Paterson became a glaciologist and the author of a standard textbook on the subject and, almost as a sideline, an adventurous mountaineer - or maybe it was the other way around. His career spanned an interesting pe… more

Ice Man
Stan Paterson
Papyngay Press , English
Lightning Biography of Steve Jobs - Robert Jenson

Lightning Biography of Steve JobsRobert Jenson

This quick read biography about Steve Jobs has everything you need to know about the life of the visionary, innovator, and genius co-creator of Apple.Did you know that he was adopted, or that he was fired from Apple in 1985 only to be rehir… more

Lightning Biography of Steve Jobs
Robert Jenson
From The Trench of Mission C... - Maurice Kennedy, Charles Dei...

From The Trench of Mission C...Maurice Kennedy, Charles Dei...

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This book is a collective effort on the part of many of the NASA flight controllers who “manned” the front row of consoles in Mission Control during the preeminent days of America’s Manned Spaceflight Program.These controllers were the sing… more

From The Trench of Mission Control to the Craters of The Moon
Maurice Kennedy, Charles Deiterich III, William Stoval, William Boone III, Glynn S. Lunney, H. David Reed, Jerry C. Bostick
Forty years of Edison servic... - Thomas Commerford Martin

Forty years of Edison servic...Thomas Commerford Martin

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Forty years of Edison service, 1882-1922; (1922)

Forty years of Edison service, 1882-1922; (1922)
Thomas Commerford Martin
A Kansan Conquers the Cosmos... - Alan Glines

A Kansan Conquers the Cosmos...Alan Glines

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A Kansan Conquers the Cosmos presents the story of Alan Glines, who began working with NASA in 1966 and was part of Mission Control during the height of the space program. Full of fun and excitement, Glines’s autobiography offers a first-pe… more

A Kansan Conquers the Cosmos: or, “Spaced Out All My Life!”
Alan Glines
iUniverse , English
A Bloody Long Journey: Eryth... - Eugene Goldwasser

A Bloody Long Journey: Eryth...Eugene Goldwasser

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Eugene Goldwasser (1922-2010) was born in Brooklyn, New York. He graduated from the University of Chicago, where he also earned a PhD in biochemistry, and where he remained as a faculty member for his entire career. His long-term project … more

A Bloody Long Journey: Erythropoietin (Epo) and the Person Who Isolated It
Eugene Goldwasser
Xlibris , English
I Am An Engineer: A Memoir - Rusty Allred

I Am An Engineer: A MemoirRusty Allred

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Memoir of one engineering career: the decision points, the highs, the lows and everything between.

I Am An Engineer: A Memoir
Rusty Allred
Creative Arts & Sciences House , English
Christian Men of Science: El... - George Mulfinger, Julia Mulf...

Christian Men of Science: El...George Mulfinger, Julia Mulf...

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In this day of the atheistic or agnostic stereotype that is attached to the man of science, it is refreshing to study the lives of eleven great scientists who professed Christ as their Lord and Savior. In these short biographies, we are pre… more

Christian Men of Science: Eleven Men Who Changed the World
George Mulfinger, Julia Mulfinger Orozco
Ambassador International , English


How to Fail at College tells you everything you can do wrong at college.

i universe , English
Son of (Entropy)2: Personal ... - Peter C. Mayer

Son of (Entropy)2: Personal ...Peter C. Mayer

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Their son, mostly for fun, writes this collection of vignettes about two prominent scientists. The forward includes a description of the two, summarizing their character and their careers. The summary contains an explanation of the title, … more

Son of (Entropy)2: Personal Memories of a Son of a Chemist, Joseph E. Mayer, and a Nobel Prize Winning Physicist, Maria Goeppert Mayer
Peter C. Mayer
AuthorHouse , English
Great Astronomers: Tycho Brahe - Robert Ball

Great Astronomers: Tycho BraheRobert Ball

This is the chapter on 16th century Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe from Sir Robert S. Ball’s Great Astronomers, second edition, which begins: “The most picturesque figure in the history of astronomy … Tycho Brahe was alike notable for his … more

Great Astronomers: Tycho Brahe
Robert Ball
So You Want to be a Ferry Pilot - Spike Nasmyth

So You Want to be a Ferry PilotSpike Nasmyth

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SO YOU WANT TO BE A FERRY PILOT is made up of nineteen true short stories about ferrying airplanes from one part of the world to another. Each flight has something about it that wasn’t planned. Unexpected heart stopping engine failures, we… more

So You Want to be a Ferry Pilot
Spike Nasmyth
Trafford , English


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This book is a true adventure story, a lovestory, and a tale that has some meaning.How to survive in a changing world and society, and to become a pilot, flying airplanes for a living. The tale is not that much different than most life sto… more

John L. Sparks
iUniverse , English
Stories of Invention Told by... - Edward E. Hale

Stories of Invention Told by...Edward E. Hale

Illustrated edition - The book includes 10 new unique illustrations relevant to the book. .This little book closes a series of five volumes which I undertook some years since, in the wish to teach boys and girls how to use for themselves th… more

Stories of Invention Told by Inventors and their Friends (Illustrated)
Edward E. Hale
The private life of Galileo - Galileo Galilei

The private life of GalileoGalileo Galilei

contain the private life of Galileo such as Galileo’s birth, family, education, friend, invention Etc.

The private life of Galileo
Galileo Galilei
Going Dark - Guy R. McPherson

Going DarkGuy R. McPherson

We are the last individuals of our species on Earth. How shall we respond? How shall we act?

If industrial civilization is maintained, climate change will cause human extinction in the near term. If industrial civilization falls, suffici… more

Going Dark
Guy R. McPherson
PublishAmerica , English
Percival Lowell's Big Red Car - William Lowell Putnam

Percival Lowell's Big Red CarWilliam Lowell Putnam

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This is the story of one car —a 1911 Stevens-Duryea Model Y “Big Six” — and its famous owner, Percival Lowell, the American astronomer best known for his studies of Mars and mathematical prediction of the discovery of Pluto. The narrative f… more

Percival Lowell’s Big Red Car
William Lowell Putnam
Light Technology Publishing , English
Alfred Nobel - Kenne Fant

Alfred NobelKenne Fant

This is the most complete and only full-length biography available of the legendary inventor of dynamite and founder of the prizes that bear his name, Alfred Nobel. Nobel’s story-which the New York Review of Books described as “extraordinar… more

Alfred Nobel
Kenne Fant
Arcade Publishing , English
Makers of Electricity - Brother Potamian, James Jose...

Makers of ElectricityBrother Potamian, James Jose...

MAKERS OF ELECTRICITY. CHAPTER I. Peregrinus and Columbus.

The ancients laid down the laws of literary form in prose as well as in verse, and bequeathed to posterity works which still serve as models of excellence. Their poets and historia… more

Makers of Electricity
Brother Potamian, James Joseph Walsh
Fordham University Press , English