Tinkering: Kid Learn By Making Stuff

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Ma-er M-dia, Inc (September 2013) | ISBN: 1449361013 | PDF + EPUB | 268 pages | 39.1 MB

After-school and out-of-school programs—as well as home schooling—have been growing steadily for nearly a decade, but instructors are still searching for high-interest content that ties into science standards without the rigidity of current classroom canon.

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Robots Unlimited – Life in a Virtual Age

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ISBN: 1568812396 | 2005 | PDF | 466 pages | 4 MB

Consider this: Robots will one day be able to write poetry and prose so touching that it will make men weep; compose dozens or even hundreds of symphonies that will rival the work of Mozart; judge a court case with absolute impartiality and fairness; or even converse with the natural ease of your best friend.

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Jump Start CSS

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Si-Point (September 2013) | ISBN: 0987467441 | PDF + EPUB | 150 pages | 21.8 MB

This short SitePoint book provides readers with a fun and yet practical introduction to Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), the language used to style and lay out all web pages.

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Drilling and Completion in Petroleum Engineering: Theory and Numerical Applications

abca576aa2b733101f6a93cc5903772aDrilling and Completion in Petroleum Engineering: Theory and Numerical Applications (Multiphysics Modeling)
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0415665272 | 254 pages | PDF | 11.4 Mb

Modern petroleum and petrotechnical engineering is increasingly challenging due to the inherently scarce and decreasing number of global petroleum resources. Exploiting these resources efficiently will require researchers, scientists, engineers and other practitioners to develop innovative mathematical solutions to serve as basis for new asset development designs. Deploying these systems in numerical models is essential to the future success and efficiency of the petroleum industry.

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Optical Nano and Micro Actuator Technology

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2012 | ISBN: 1439840539 | 639 pages | PDF | 30.3 MB

In Optical Nano and Micro Actuator Technology, leading engineers, material scientists, chemists, physicists, laser scientists, and manufacturing specialists offer an in-depth, wide-ranging look at the fundamental and unique characteristics of light-driven optical actuators. They discuss how light can initiate physical movement and control a variety of mechanisms that perform mechanical work at the micro- and nanoscale.

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Driveline Systems of Ground Vehicles: Theory and Design

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English | 2010 | ISBN: 1439817278 | 792 pages | PDF | 21.2 Mb

“With this book, Prof. Dr. Vantsevich brings a tremendous contribution to the field of Automotive Transmission and Driveline Engineering, including his innovative methods for optimum driveline synthesis, as well as his experience with the development of various hardware solutions, from the basic limited slip differentials to the most sophisticated mechatronic systems.”

—Dr.-Ing. Mircea Gradu

Director, Transmission and Driveline Engineering

Head, Virtual Analysis Tools

Chrysler Group LLC

Now that vehicles with four and more driving wheels are firmly ensconced in the consumer market, they must provide energy/fuel-saving benefits and improved operational quality including terrain mobility, traction and velocity properties, turnability, and stability of motion. A first-of-its-kind resource, Driveline Systems of Ground Vehicles: Theory and Design presents a comprehensive and analytical treatment of driveline research, design, and tests based on energy efficiency, vehicle dynamics, and operational properties requirements.

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