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So Long, Shakespeare (a genetically-engineered authorship adventure)
About the book 'A deliciously playful science-fiction satire' (Around the Globe magazine) Hollywood visionary Joe Seabright seems to have it all: fame, wealth, his own city . . . Hell, he's even pals with the president. It's all thanks to The Solix Chronicles : Joe's world-conquering, box office-pulverising science-fiction saga. But despite everything, Joe is haunted by failure. For what he wants more than anything is to win a 'Best ...
The Unhealthy Truth: One Mother's Shocking Investigation into the Dangers of America's Food Supply-- and What ...
Robyn O’Brien is not the most likely candidate for an antiestablishment crusade. A Houston native from a conservative family, this MBA and married mother of four was not someone who gave much thought to misguided government agencies and chemicals in our food—until the day her youngest daughter had a violent allergic reaction to eggs, and everything changed. The Unhealthy Truth is both the story of how one brave woman chose to take on the ...
Ultimate Guide to House Framing
John D. Wagner
Ultimate Guide to House Framing, 3rd Edition, leads homeowners through the steps of building a structure by means of platform framing, the most popular style of framing in use today. The book also covers the latest in eco-friendly materials as well as green framing techniques. Ultimate Guide to House Framing is the most up-to-date source for framing information. Beginning with background information, the book provides readers with everything ...
The Demon in the Freezer: A True Story
“The bard of biological weapons captures the drama of the front lines.” -Richard Danzig, former secretary of the navy The first major bioterror event in the United States-the anthrax attacks in October 2001-was a clarion call for scientists who work with “hot” agents to find ways of protecting civilian populations against biological weapons. In The Demon in the Freezer , his first nonfiction book since The Hot Zone , a #1 New York ...
Graphic Guide to Frame Construction: Third Edition, Revised and Updated (For Pros By Pros)
Here for the first time is a complete visual handbook designed for architects, builders, students, and anyone else interested in wood-frame construction. Inside you'll find hundreds of meticulous drawings illustrating every detail you might ever want to know about when building wood, whether you're building basement walls or framing a chimney opening. This wealth of visual information is mined from actual jobsites. Special attention is given ...
Wood Flooring: A Complete Guide to Layout, Installation & Finishing
Mention hardwood floors and watch a homebuyer's eyes light up. What makes wood floors so desirable? Hardwood floors are unmatched for their beauty, durability, and ease of maintenance, so it's no surprise that the demand for hardwood has always been strong. In recent years that demand has been fueled by the availability of more types of wood, including exotic species such as Brazilian cherry, as well as engineered woods. This professional-level ...
Rainbow Green Live-Food Cuisine
Gabriel Cousens M.D.
Tree of Life Cafe Chefs
North Atlantic Books
Medical researchers have found that a high-fat, high-sugar diet, combined with environmental pollutants and stress, can lead to a buildup of toxins in the body collectively known as chronic degenerative disease. Here holistic physician Gabriel Cousens addresses the dangers of foods that have been genetically modified, treated with pesticides, microwaved, and irradiated—and presents an alternative diet of whole, natural, organic, and raw foods ...
Complete Book of Framing: An Illustrated Guide for Residential Construction
The updated easy-to-learn reference for rough carpentry and framing Complete Book of Framing, Second Edition is an updated, easy-to-learn guide to rough carpentry and framing written by an expert with more than thirty years of framing experience. This book guides the reader through the steps on framing floors, walls, roofs, door and window openings, and stairs. Hundreds of color photographs and illustrations help the reader understand the ...
The Food Revolution: How Your Diet Can Help Save Your Life and Our World
In 1987, John Robbins published Diet for a New America , which was an early version of this book, and he started the food revolution. He continues to work tirelessly to promote conscious food choices more than 20 years later. First published in 2001, The Food Revolution is still one of the most frequently cited and talked about books of the food-politics revolution. It was one of the very first books to discuss the negative health effects ...
Monsanto vs. the World: The Monsanto Protection Act, GMOs and Our Genetically Modified Future
Ultraculture Press, 2013
Monsanto—one of the largest agriculture and biotech companies in the world—creates genetically engineered seeds and food, or GMOs. They've also brought the world toxic chemicals like DDT, PCBs and even Agent Orange. But who is Monsanto really—and why do many see them as one of the most evil companies in the world? Are GMOs and genetically engineered food the solution to world hunger, or a shockingly dangerous threat to our health? And ...
GMO TOXIC TABLE - An Introduction to the GMO FOOD Disaster - A Crime Against Humanity
Honor Publishing, 2012
An Introduction to the GMO Disaster - A Crime Against Humanity. Multinational companies have been granted a "Patent" for Life! The very seed provided by God as the perfect health for man is forever being altered. Once we have lost the organic seed and soil, it is gone forever. We the people of the World have a right to healthy Food, Water & Air. It is not owned or patented by anyone. People are sicker today than ever in history with new ailments ...
The Engineered Throne
Less Than Three Press, LLC, 2013
Lord Vellem is a man desperate for escape. His father hides from his problems in alcohol, his mother hides from her misery in drugs, and his brother fled to the relative safety of the royal palace. Vellem eventually found solace in the Royal Army Corp of Engineers, but still could not entirely escape. Then his brother provides him with an unexpected chance, and now Vellem's marriage to the young prince of a neighboring kingdom is only months ...
Seeds of Destruction: The Hidden Agenda of Genetic Manipulation
William F. Engdahl
This skillfully researched book focuses on how a small socio-political American elite seeks to establish its control over the very basis of human survival, the provision of our daily bread. Control the food and you control the people. This is no ordinary book about the perils of GMO. Engdahl takes the reader inside the corridors of power, into the backrooms of the science labs, behind closed doors in the corporate boardrooms. The author reveals ...
Tomorrow's Table: Organic Farming, Genetics, and the Future of Food
Pamela C. Ronald
R. W. Adamchak
Oxford University Press
By the year 2050, Earth's population will double. If we continue with current farming practices, vast amounts of wilderness will be lost, millions of birds and billions of insects will die, and the public will lose billions of dollars as a consequence of environmental degradation. Clearly, there must be a better way to meet the need for increased food production. Written as part memoir, part instruction, and part contemplation, ...
Stolen Harvest: The Hijacking of the Global Food Supply
South End Press
Contents Introduction Chapter 1 The Hijacking of the Global Food Supply Chapter 2 Soy Imperialism and the Destruction of Local Food Cultures Chapter 3 The Stolen Harvest Under the Sea Chapter 4 Mad Cows and Sacred Cows Chapter 5 The Stolen Harvest of Seed Chapter 6 Genetic Engineering and Food Security Chapter 7 Reclaiming Food Democracy
Gamingtology: Freedom is having your own Journey
Gamingtologists believe our existence is as Gamer's in a reality we call life. We are celestial entities in control of human bodies. Our connection with these bodies creates a combined conscious link. This link forms the identity we are in consciousness. In essence we live in a virtual reality created by everyone's consciousness. For many, the awareness of their true self and possibility has been lost. The connection to their celestial ...
THE EMERY FOREST: Engineered by doctors, populated by sleepers and paid for by tourists... Where once ...
Karina Elden is a financially struggling woman searching for a career change. When she applies for a job as a travel agent with Emery Travel Corp, she is confused by the offer she receives from an eccentric interviewer named Dr. Leprill, who promises her more money than seems legitimate. She soon learns that her suspicion that something is wrong is correct when the company delivers a machine to her house designed to control what she dreams when ...
Master Gardener (A series about Wylie Cypher Book 2)
Frogworks Publishing, 2013
Please be aware, this is a novel - not a gardening book! However, there are some excellent gardening tips offered by one of the heroines, Bitsy Crangle, in her monthly gardening newsletter. Mainly, though, this is about what happens to our environment through the unregulated development and use of genetically engineered seeds and the chemicals involved in their use. But it is not a polemic; the story is told with humor and appreciation for ...
Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves
George M. Church
Bold and provocative Regenesis tells of recent advances that may soon yield endless supplies of renewable energy, increased longevity and the return of long-extinct species.” New Scientist In Regenesis , Harvard biologist George Church and science writer Ed Regis explore the possibilitiesand perilsof the emerging field of synthetic biology. Synthetic biology, in which living organisms are selectively altered by modifying ...
Seeds of Deception: Exposing Industry and Government Lies About the Safety of the Genetically Engineered ...
Jeffrey M. Smith
Without knowing it, Americans eat genetically modified (GM) food everyday. While the food and chemical industries claim that GMO food is safe, a considerable amount of evidence shows otherwise. In Seeds of Deception , Jeffrey Smith, a former executive with the leading independent laboratory testing for GM presence in foods, documents these serious health dangers and explains how corporate influence and government collusion have been used to ...
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