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Hobson, J. Allan - Dreaming : A Very Short Introduction, ebook

Dreaming : A Very Short Introduction

Hobson, J. Allan


What is dreaming and what causes it? Why are dreams so strange and often hard to remember? Modern science has given us a new and increasingly clear picture of how dreaming is created by the brain. This book introduces sleep laboratory science, the cellular and molecular mechanisms of sleep,

Bonnet, Roger-Maurice - Surviving 1,000 Centuries, ebook

Surviving 1,000 Centuries

Bonnet, Roger-Maurice


Table of contents
1. Introduction
2. A Brief History of the Earth
3. Cosmic Menaces
4. Terrestrial Hazards
5. The Changing Climate
6. Climate Futures
7. The Future of Survivability: Energy and Inorganic Resources
8. The Future of Survivability: Water and Organic Resources
9. Leaving Earth: From Dreams

Charlier, Roger H. - Ocean Energy, ebook

Ocean Energy

Charlier, Roger H.


Table of contents
1. Poseidon to the Rescue: Mining the Sea for Energy—A Sustainable Extraction
Roger H. Charlier, Charles W. Finkl
2. Medieval Engineering that Lasted
Roger H. Charlier, Charles W. Finkl
3. The Riddle of the Tides
Roger H. Charlier, Charles W. Finkl
4. Dreams and Realities

Seedhouse, Erik - Tourists in Space, ebook

Tourists in Space

Seedhouse, Erik


Strapping rockets to dreams: The significance of SpaceShipOne
3. Suborbital company profiles, technology drivers, and mission architecture
4. Medical and training requirements for suborbital flight
5. Orbital flight: The orbital experience, company profiles,

Salwak, Dale - Writers and Their Mothers, ebook

Writers and Their Mothers

Salwak, Dale


Table of contents
Part I. Biographical
1. Shakespeare’s Mother(s)
Hugh Macrae Richmond
2. John Ruskin and Margaret
Anthony Daniels
3. Ambitious Daughter: Louisa May Alcott and Her Mother
Gardner McFall
4. Walt Whitman and His Mother
Kenneth Silverman
5. The Maternal Embrace: Samuel Beckett

Nothhaft, Christian - Made for China, ebook

Made for China

Nothhaft, Christian


Inspiring Consumers’ Dreams and Styles: Modern Media
Christian Nothhaft
4. Getting that Dream Job: Tarena
Christian Nothhaft
5. Diversifying the Product: GreenTree Inn
Christian Nothhaft
6. Brand to Platform: Daphne
Christian Nothhaft

Schwartz, Pepper - Dating After 50 For Dummies, ebook

Dating After 50 For Dummies

Schwartz, Pepper


Dating and relationship advice for baby boomersHow to deal with medical issues that can make sex difficultDating advice for gays and lesbiansHow to build self-esteem for dating after 50
If you're single and over 50, the trusted advice in Dating After 50 For Dummies gives you everything you need to get