A thrilling blend of adventure and science, the art of flying hot air balloons has never been easier to enjoy. In this newly revised edition of the Federal Aviation Administration's Balloon Flying Handbook, pilots of any skill level will find an easy-to-understand overview of balloon aeronautics along with pointers and tips for safety. With over 200 full-color illustrations and instrument data charts, this handy guide is more than just a textbook, it's a tool for liftoff.
Genre: Science & Math Length: 390 Pages (16,321 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Jun 1st, 2020
• Thorough and complete how-to guide for fusion fly tying
• Shares essential techniques with clear instructions
• Written by Greg Senyo, an expert on tying your own flies
Do you want to learn more efficient and effective methods for fusion fly tying? Are you wondering which types of synthetic fly work best for which fish and where? If so, this guide is for you. Fusion Fly Tying highlights 35 of Senyo's signature and tried-and-true steelhead flies used throughout North America. They are suitable for many types of fish, including Atlantic salmon, bass, and trout. Fusion Fish Tying includes step-by-step and high resolution photography that is current and easily applied.
Over the past seven years, Greg Senyo built a massive customer base with his company Steelhead Alley Outfitters. The supply of Steelhead Alley Outfitter's resources doesn't quite match the demand. To address this, Senyo wrote Fusion Fly Tying. This book will teach the reader how to work with synthetic ...
Genre: Science & Math Length: 344 Pages (93,809 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Jun 1st, 2020
Clarifying Concepts in Physics: New ideas and answers, including Dark Matter, Higgs boson and neutrino's FTL travel.
With a fresh and easy to understand perspective, and with simple mathematical equations, Armando Bukele tackles many of the concepts and theories that have been baffling scientists and physicists in modern times: Dark Matter, Dark Energy, the time before the Big Bang, the end of the Universe (and what comes next), Quantum Mechanics, Superpartners, String Theory, faster than light Neutrinos, and the Higgs Boson; just to mention some of the many topics included in this book. This groundbreaking book answers many of the questions that have been left unanswered... until now.
First ebook edition of the book that was printed and published on June 2012.
Genre: Science & Math Length: 380 Pages (10,771 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: May 29th, 2020
From his troubled childhood to the spontaneous and humorous introduction to lions, tigers, bears, and jaguars, Monty Cox, has become a 'legend' in the Animal Entertainment Field.
Live Animal Work is an "Art." In the Entertainment field, it has become a "Lost Art." It takes intense dedication, a deeply compassionate, loving bond with the animals, and an intense fearless to handle any challenges that may evolve.
Through a collection of stories, in his own passionate and charismatic words, Monty Cox takes you through his world of primal teeth and claws: How Exotic Animals - lions, tigers, bears, and more - are trained for Film, Television, and Live Acts.
This collection of "TRUE" stories - almost surreal - will have you feeling like you were right by the Animals' sides, working face to face with them. You will experience the delightful energy of creating the Bear's character in GENTLE BEN, you will accompany Monty during his humorous travel to the Philippines and experience the ...
Genre: Science & Math Length: 352 Pages (6,989 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: May 29th, 2020
Our planet is in peril. Our species is in captivity. We alone hold the key.
We have become disconnected from the love song of our living planet, and as a result, she has become severely out of balance as she spirals through her evolution. It is not beyond our power to regain a harmonious relationship with our plentiful Mother Earth, and as we reweave the web of symbiosis we were born with, humanity may once again experience a life without limitation. We are meant to be integral components of the wild, not slaves of the systematic destruction of it, and as the veil of our incarceration is lifted, we will rise to the occasion of tearing down the walls that contain us.
This is the story of one water protector's path to understanding, his struggle to find what it means to live in a good way, and the incredible world that his adventure reveals along the journey. From Rattlesnakes to frybread to space dust to space funk, the music of the universe has a most compelling story to share, and ...
Genre: Science & Math Length: 638 Pages (3,970 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: May 27th, 2020