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  • Dr Karl's Little Book of Climate Change Science

    Australia's favourite science guru explains the facts about climate change -- and how we can fix itHow do Greenhouse Gas molecules shimmy and shake to trap 400,000 Hiroshima atom bombs' worth of the Sun's heat each day?Who did the early research into Climate Change and then spent billions trying to cover it up?What's the Hockey Stick Graph and why is it so important?How did Climate Change tip the ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD $2.99 AUD

  • What the Frack?

    Everything you need to know about coal seam gas

    by Paddy Manning ...
    Australia has a new 50 billion industry. It carries unprecedented environmental risks but could be the path to energy salvation: cleaner than coal, safer than nuclear, a complement to renewables. Big oil and gas companies tell us we could be the biggest liquid natural gas exporter in the world, but greenies and farmers are united in their opposition to coal seam gas extraction on some of our most ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Helgoland

    The Sunday Times bestseller

    by Carlo Rovelli ...
    Translated by Simon Carnell, Erica Segre ...
    The instant Sunday Times bestseller -- a beautiful story of rebellion and science**'Popular science has rarely been so good' Prospect'A triumph. . . We are left in a world that is not disenchanted by science, but even more magical' Financial Times**In June 1925, twenty-three-year-old Werner Heisenberg, suffering from hay fever, had retreated to the treeless, wind-battered island of Helgoland in ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • SuperFuel

    Thorium, the Green Energy Source for the Future

    series MacSci
    A riveting look at how an alternative source of energy is revoluntionising nuclear power, promising a safe and clean future for millions, and why thorium was sidelined at the height of the Cold WarIn this groundbreaking account of an energy revolution in the making, award-winning science writer Richard Martin introduces us to thorium, a radioactive element and alternative nuclear fuel that is far ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • TESLA - Unsung Hero of Science

    Nicola Tesla is as much man as he is legend. Born into a Serbian family during 1856 in what used to be the Austrian Empire, Tesla became a modern Merlin by inventing all sorts of amazing contraptions, providing the electrical power necessary for an economy increasingly dependent on it and creating an electronic revolution based on his theories and ideas. Considered the father of Alternating ... Read more

    $5.85 AUD

  • Lectures on the Forces of Matter

    Michael Faraday, FRS (22 September 1791 25 August 1867) was an English chemist and physicist (or natural philosopher, in the terminology of the time) who contributed to the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. Faraday studied the magnetic field around a conductor carrying a DC electric current. While conducting these studies, Faraday established the basis for the electromagnetic field ... Read more

    $2.92 AUD

  • The Wireless Tesla

    by Nikola Tesla ...
    Nikola Tesla dreamed of a wireless future. In this fully illustrated volume we have collected fifteen of his essays having to do with wireless. These include the "True Wireless," "Tesla's Wireless Light," "The Transmission of Electrical Energy Without Wires," "The Future of the Wireless Art," "Nikola Tesla Sees A Wireless Vision," and many others. Nikola Tesla has been called the most important ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Consciousness of the Atom

    The seven lectures presented here were delivered in New York for the purpose of presenting the testimony of science as to the relation of matter and of consciousness; to enable the hearers to observe the identical manifestation of these relations and of certain basic laws in successively higher states of being, and thus to bring to them a realization of the universality of the evolutionary process ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Illustrated Tesla

    by Nikola Tesla ...
    Collected here are twenty of Nikola Tesla's essays, letters, and speeches all with figures. In total there are some 214 figures. Now you can read these famous articles as they were intended to be read. Included are A New System of Alternating Current Motors and Transformers; Experiments with Alternate Currents of Very High Frequency and Their Application to Methods of Artificial Illumination; ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Energy

    A Beginner's Guide

    by Vaclav Smil ...
    series Beginner's Guides
    With one famous equation, E=mc2, Einstein proved all matter can be described as energy. It is everywhere and it is everything.In this newly updated and engaging introduction, renowned scientist Vaclav Smil explores energy in all its facets – from the inner workings of the human body to what we eat, the car we drive and the race for more efficient and eco-friendly fuels.Energy: A Beginner's Guide ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • Sustainable Energy – without the hot air

    by David MacKay ...
    Addressing the sustainable energy crisis in an objective manner, this enlightening book analyzes the relevant numbers and organizes a plan for change on both a personal level and an international scale--for Europe, the United States, and the world. In case study format, this informative reference answers questions surrounding nuclear energy, the potential of sustainable fossil fuels, and the ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Solar Power

    The Complete Guide to Understanding Solar Electricity

    This book is an insightful tool that provides a comprehensive understanding of solar power.  Equipped with engaging photos, graphs, and review sections, this book covers a range of topics from the basics of electricity to designing multiple types of solar electric systems.  This powerful resource delivers the education necessary to strengthen the future of clean energy.   This book has 7 easy-to ... Read more

    $3.00 AUD

  • Energy and Civilization

    A History

    by Vaclav Smil ...
    A comprehensive account of how energy has shaped society throughout history, from pre-agricultural foraging societies through today's fossil fuel–driven civilization."I wait for new Smil books the way some people wait for the next 'Star Wars' movie. In his latest book, Energy and Civilization: A History, he goes deep and broad to explain how innovations in humans' ability to turn energy into heat, ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • Supercapacitors 101: A home Inventors Handbook

    This book is best used in conjunction with the youtube videos found at youtube.com/user/RobertMurraySmith where I will be happy to answer any questions you may have. The electrochemical supercapacitor is an emerging technology that promises to play an important role in meeting the demands of electronic devices and systems both now and in the future. This book traces the history of the development ... Read more

    $3.77 AUD

  • The Steps of the Sun

    From the author of The Queen's Gambit – now a major Netflix drama

    by Walter Tevis ...
    Book 510 - Gateway Essentials
    A science fiction thriller from the author of THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH.'A fine engrossing novel by a master!' Philadelphia EnquirerIn a time when America's power has been eroded by energy depletion, and world control has been virtually given over to the Chinese, only one man has the courage to seek new mineral resources among the stars. He is Ben Belson, one of the richest men in the world, a man ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Electrify

    An Optimist's Playbook for Our Clean Energy Future

    by Saul Griffith ...
    An optimistic--but realistic and feasible--action plan for fighting climate change while creating new jobs and a healthier environment: electrify everything.Climate change is a planetary emergency. We have to do something now—but what? Saul Griffith has a plan. In Electrify, Griffith lays out a detailed blueprint—optimistic but feasible—for fighting climate change while creating millions of new ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

  • Superhuman Training

    A Guide to Unleashing Your Supernatural Powers

    by Chris Zanetti ...
    A Guide to Unleashing Your Supernatural PowersHave you ever dreamed of having supernatural powers? Incredible psychic abilities that would raise you from an average human, to the level of demi-god. This book is designed specifically for that purpose; to help you transform your current skills from those of human, to those of superhuman• Learn the state of mind required for telekinesis• Understand, ... Read more

    $16.12 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Solar Power: Economic Disaster

    by Theodore Ong ...
    *New update v2.0*- Easier reading, more analogies, more discussion- More comprehensive discussion on economic costs- New Chapter dedicated to Practical Renewables- More Nuclear myths debunkedEven with free solar cells and batteries, solar power is too expensive.If safe nuclear power is expensive, solar power is a disaster (and so is wind). Here I present an analysis with these key findings:- Solar ... Read more

    Free

  • Unstoppable

    Harnessing Science to Change the World

    by Bill Nye ...
    Just as World War II called an earlier generation to greatness, so the climate crisis is calling today's rising youth to action: to create a better future.In UNSTOPPABLE, Bill Nye crystallizes and expands the message for which he is best known and beloved. That message is that with a combination of optimism and scientific curiosity, all obstacles become opportunities, and the possibilities of our ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • How to Dunk a Doughnut

    Using Science in Everyday Life

    by Dr Len Fisher ...
    Len Fisher is a finalist for the prestigious Global Challenges New Shape prize.Fun, quirky popular science from the winner of an IgNobel Prize for achievements that cannot or should not be reproduced.Science is all around us. In this brilliant, entertaining book, Len Fisher provides scientific answers to familiar questions such as how to boil the perfect egg, how to catch a ball, the physics of ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Solar Energy Systems . Part 1

    This ebook presents the Solar Energy Systems , first part of the book focuses on solar photovoltaic systems and Includes, the development of solar cells through three generations, Solar tracking PV systems, Solar concentrator PV systems, Luminescent Concentrators Systems, Hybrid solar systems, 3D- PV Systems, and comparison table between all these systems, and also includes my idea , four designs ... Read more

    Free

  • Spinning a Green Yarn: Another Inconvenient Truth

    by D Cecchini ...
    “Green” Energy from Commercial Wind Power--Really? What are you thinking when you hear “green energy”? Benign for the environment and wildlife around it right? With Commercial Wind Energy, that assumption may be wrong. This book will help you to have a better understanding of the full impact of commercial wind power on the environment. With their tall gleaming white towers and intimidating ... Read more

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  • Off Grid Living: The Ultimate Guide to Generating Off Grid Power. Find Out the Best Alternative Energy Solution When Living Off The Grid

    by Elida Stone ...
    Have you ever tried to entertaining the idea of living off the grid? Get disconnected from the public utilities? Receive no more monthly bills? Maybe the idea sounds strange to some. For a few more the concept is quite unattainable as they feel that it will fail as an application, or because they are too afraid to try.However, it makes perfect sense to others, and a great percentage of people are ... Read more

    $7.80 AUD

  • EMF Protection: 12 SIMPLE WAYS TO REDUCE YOUR Radiation Exposure

    by Amber Johnson ...
    Cell phones emit radiofrequency energy, a form of non-ionizing radiation. Our bodies absorb this radiation and have a difficult time processing it – leading to numerous bodily complicationsExposure to cell phone radiation is a constant for most of us. Our phone is with us all the time and is our connection to the world. Cell phones emit radio-frequency (RF) energy. When you hold your cell phone ... Read more

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