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The Internet of Things

Samuel Greengard · Mit Press
Pages: 232
Format: Paperback

We turn on the lights in our house from a desk in an office miles away. Our refrigerator alerts us to buy milk on the way home. A package of cookies on the supermarket shelf suggests that we buy it, based on past purchases. The cookies themselves...
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Dancing with Bees: A Journey Back to Nature

Brigit Strawbridge Howard · Chelsea Green Publishing
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A naturalist's passionate dive into the world of bees of all stripes--what she has learned about them, and what we can learn from them

Brigit Strawbridge Howard was shocked the day she realised she knew more about the French Revolution than she did about her native trees. And birds....

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Building a Parenting Agreement That Works: Child Custody Agreements Step by Step

Mimi Lyster Zemmelman · NOLO; Eighth edition
Format: Paperback

Avoid custody battles -- save time, money and grief Working out a fair and realistic child custody agreement is one of the most difficult tasks for parents going through a divorce or separation. Building a Parenting Agreement That Works is the only book to show separating or divorcing...
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Shared Living: Interior Design for Rented and Shared Spaces

Emily Hutchinson · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Inspiration and interior design for those who crave a tasteful home -- while sharing with roommates.

In the current housing market, with more people moving to cities than ever before, those who live with roommates are no longer exclusively recent college graduates with clashing...

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Drawing for Architects: How to Explore Concepts, Define Elements, and Create Effective Built Design through Illustration

Julia McMorrough · Rockport Publishers
Format: Book

Immediate and constructive, the physicality of hand drawing, upon which representation formats are based, is a necessary skill needed to communicate ideas in the field of architectural design. Drawing for Architects provides what practicing architects and architectural students need - a technique-based,...
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MCAT Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills Review 2020-2021: Online Book

Kaplan Test Prep · Kaplan Publishing
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

Kaplan's MCAT Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills Review 2020-2021 is updated to reflect the latest, most accurate, and most testable materials on the MCAT. A new layout makes our book even more streamlined and intuitive for easier review.You'll get efficient strategies, detailed...
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Princeton Review CBEST Prep, 4th Edition: 3 Practice Tests Content Review Strategies to Master the California Basic Educational Skills Test

The Princeton Review · Princeton Review
Pages: 464
Format: Paperback

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST) with 4 full-length practice tests, thorough topic reviews, and proven techniques to help you score higher. Techniques That Actually Work.* Essential strategies to help...
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How to Make Patent Drawings: Save Thousands of Dollars and Do It With a Camera and Computer!

Jack Lo · NOLO; Seventh edition
Format: Paperback

Save on patent drafting by doing it yourself! If you're trying to patent your invention, you know need a drawing to complete your USPTO application. Professional patent drafters charge per sheet for their patent drawing services and it can cost you hundreds of dollars. But with How to Make...
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Creative Blindness

Dave Trott · Harriman House
Pages: 228
Format: Paperback

Creativity is all around us. Not in art galleries. But on the train, at work, in the street outside, and in schools, hospitals and restaurants. Creative vision exists wherever people are.In this entertaining collection of real-life stories, Dave Trott applies his crystal clear lens to define...
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Chasing New Horizons: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto

Alan Stern · Picador
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

The up close, inside story of the greatest space exploration project of our time, New Horizons' mission to Pluto, as shared with David Grinspoon by mission leader Alan Stern and other key players.

On July 14, 2015, something amazing happened. More than 3 billion miles from Earth,...

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Laika's Window: The Legacy of a Soviet Space Dog

Kurt Caswell · Trinity University Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Laika began her life as a stray dog on the streets of Moscow and died in 1957 aboard the Soviet satellite Sputnik II. Initially the USSR reported that Laika, the first animal to orbit the earth, had survived in space for seven days, providing valuable data that would make future manned...
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Language at the Speed of Sight: How We Read, Why So Many Can't, and What Can Be Done About It

Seidenberg Mar · Basic Books
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

In 2011, when an international survey reported that students in Shanghai dramatically outperformed American students in reading, math, and science, President Obama declared it a "Sputnik moment": a wake-up call about the dismal state of American education. Little has changed,...
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Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: Keep Your Property & Repay Debts Over Time

Stephen Elias · NOLO
Pages: 401
Format: Paperback

This plain-English guide to decide if Chapter 13 is right for you and to learn how to keep valuable property and discharge your unsecured debts. Chapter 13 legal concepts, procedures, and monetary calculations can be tricky. Nolo's Chapter 13 Bankruptcy breaks down the Chapter 13 process...
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Represent Yourself in Court: How to Prepare & Try a Winning Case

Paul Bergman · Nolo; Eighth Edition edition
Pages: 552
Format: Paperback

Sometimes it makes sense to handle a court case without an attorney Learn about acting as your own lawyer in Nolos easy-to-use plain-English guide Represent Yourself in Court This book breaks down the trial process into easy-to-understand steps so that you can act as your own lawyer -- safely...
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The Dairy Goat Handbook: For Backyard, Homestead, and Small Farm

Ann Starbard · Voyageur Press
Format: Print book

The Dairy Goat Handbook explains everything goat keepers need to know about their animals, from the best ways to keep them healthy to methods for making delicious goat cheese.The Dairy Goat Handbook is a guidebook for those who would like to raise dairy goats - or dream of raising dairy...
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