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An exciting interactive title chock-full of stars, planets, aliens, and everything out of this world brings National Geographic Kids signature content to a sticker and activity book formatISBN13: 9781426315565Publisher: National Geographic SocietyPublication Year: 2014Format: PaperbackPages: 40
Used; Very Good in Very Good jacket No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. TOC: * PART I: The Supernatural Today: Why the Fascination? * INTRODUCTION: From Angels to Aliens-1. ) Angels, Aliens, and the Dark Side of Evangelicalism-2. ) Touched by a Vampire Named Angel: The Supernatural in Contemporary Teen Popular Culture* PART II: Ethnographic Stories: Teens and Their Approaches to Media, Religion, and Supernatural Beliefs-3.
Hop on board your brand-new spaceship. You've been selected by world leaders to explore strange new worlds, meet new alien beings, and even taste some of their food. What happens next is up to YOU Filled with excitement and hilarity, this compositional challenge lets you tell your very own story starring. YOU Combining photography from "National Geographic Kids," and illustrations in colorful laugh-out-loud pages, this engaging, entertaining, and educational book introduces you to alien beings from across the universe, and invites you to enter their worlds imaginatively by combining your story with theirs.
This is the third volume in the Imanofutu open fiction series. Imanofutu is the acronym for the Imaginary Nation in the Future. The current volume depicts the Imanofuteans' encounter with the aliens for the fist time in the history of the mankind.
Meet the best of the best top 7 thrift store troll nation sales associates/clerks. Be sure to check out Rebel Bulb, a Civil War re-enactor, who is looking for a wife who bakes a special kind of war biscuits.
"Alien Nation": Thought-provoking, witty and entertaining, this action-packed blend of science fiction and police drama finds Los Angeles the new home of 300,000 humanoid extraterrestrials. When a gang of these Newcomers kills a police detective's (James Caan) partner, he sets out to solve the crime with his new partner (Mandy Patinkin) - the L.A.P.
Just in time for National Poetry Month, Nick Cannon, entertainer extraordinaire, debuts his poetry book for children. Nick Cannon-the unstoppable entertainer, comedian, actor, and musician-was inspired to write Neon Aliens Ate My Homework and Other Poems as a way to combine the worlds of poetry and hip-hop. These two mediums have shaped Nick into the prolific artist he is today.
Articles for the National Geographic Where On Earth? Series. Articles include The Fresh Coast, Alien Invasion and The Mighty Fitz
Aliens, ghosts, and monsters haunt the pages of this eerie trip around the Scary States of America. With Jason Specter the nation's unofficial collector of all things paranormalNas your guide meet the girl in Illinois who can start fires with her mind, the Skunk Ape of Florida that knocks victims flat with its stench, the mischievous Shadow People of Arkansas, the Jersey Devil, the extraterrestrials who take human organs as a souvenir of their trip to Washington, and the wailing ghost of a teenage girl trapped forever in an Oregon lighthouse.
This must-read Alien in My Pocket book is the fourth in the series by Nate Ball, the host of PBS's Design Squad and Design Squad Nation. In this hilarious new adventure, Zack and his alien friend, Amp, learn about friction, deceleration, and how to soften a crash-landing. When Zack McGee crashes his bike, he's stuck at home with his arm in a sling and his baseball season on the line.
Alien nation - tinker, melvin (9781857926774)
American Hi-Fi - Art Of Losing (CD NEW)Label: IslandFormat: CDRelease Date: 25 Feb 2003No. of Discs: 1UPC: 044006365725Album Tracks1. The Art Of Losing2. The Breakup Song3. Beautiful Disaster4. Save Me5. Nothing Left To Lose6. Teenage Alien Nation7. Rise8. This Is The Sound9. The Gold Rush10. Built For Speed11. Happy
Three hundred years in our future, in a world of alien infiltrators, religious hackers, a vast convoying nation of Nomads, city sized orbital elevators, and a cyborg pirate king who believes himself to be a mythological demon Jakob is having a bad day:
In Alienation Nation, James LaFond, the author of over 10 books and 300 articles on urban survival, offers a guide to defining and surviving our dystopian now. As a committed Darwinist LaFond offers no societal solutions and advocates no political action,
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Embark on a spectacular journey through three decades of discovery and adventure in these highlights from the best of the National Geographic Specials! Climb into the danger zone with the first Americans to conquer Everest. Plunge into alien depths with legendary underwater explorer Jacques-Yves Cousteau. And head into the field with National Geographic's award-winning filmmakers to rough it alongside renowned researchers like Dian Fossey, Jane Goodall and others in this dazzling, one-of-kind chronicle of our world and all that's in it.
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From National Book Award and Printz Honor winner M.T. Anderson comes the amazing conclusion to his Norumbegan Quartet Brian and Gregory have seen it all. They've played a strange, twisty game and won, and then created their own. sort of. They've gone to investigate intergalactic suburban sprawl that was infringing on the Vermont forests, and landed in the empire of New Norumbega inside the huge body of an alien.
With cutting edge tools and amazing new camera technologies, National Geographic embarks on a first-ever voyage of deep ocean exploration - thousands of feet beneath the waves - to a hidden world of new ecosystems, new species, and new wonders never seen before. This landmark 5-part series follows legendary ocean explorer and discoverer of the Titanic Dr.
THE HORRIFYING TRUE STORY OF A GOVERNMENT-AUTHORIZED CAMPAIGN OF DISINFORMATION THAT DEFINED AN ERA OF ALIEN PARANOIA AND DESTROYED ONE MAN'S LIFE. In 1978, Paul Bennewitz, an electrical physicist living in Albuquerque, New Mexico, engaged in some aggressive radio monitoring of the nearby Sandia Labs, then managed by the Department of Defense. When he became convinced that the strange lights hovering over the labs and Kirtland Air Force Base signaled the vanguard of an extraterrestrial alien invasion, he began writing TV stations, newspapers, senators - and even President Reagan - to alert them.
The American (Fever) Dream - Play as the President of the United States in a story that spans countries, space, and time. Saints Row IV is to Saints Row: The Third what Saints Row: The Third is to Do The Right Thing. You're not ready. Super Hero-in-Chief - Leap over buildings. Kill people with your mind. Run through tanks. Those are some of the most mundane powers you will wield in your quest to stop an alien menace hell-bent on destroying the Earth.
The editors who brought us Unsettling America and Identity Lessons have compiled a short-story anthology that focuses on themes of racial and ethnic assimilation. With humor, passion, and grace, the contributors lay bare poignant attempts at conformity and the alienation sometimes experienced by ethnic Americans. But they also tell of the strength gained through the preservation of their communities, and the realization that it was often their difference from the norm that helped them to succeed.
"Attack of the Crab Monsters" (1957): A group of scientists are trapped on a remote island inhabited by atomically mutated giant crabs. "War of the Satellites" (1958): An "unknown force" declares war against Earth when the United Nations disobeys warnings to cease and desist in its attempts at assembling the first satellite in the atmosphere. "Not of this Earth" (1957): A humanoid alien from outer space is sent to earth to bring back human blood to his home planet for transfusion purposes.
80 years ago, America the beautiful was led down a dark alley by an Agency-Government that has consumed everything, and produces nothing. Finally, she has decided this abuse must come to an end. We already fought our bloodiest war over this once. We know what to do this time. 40 States have already passed some form of Sovereignty Act, more than enough to ratify any repeal or pass new amendments.
Based on the Best-Selling X-Box game Blood Line is the top-secret unconventional warfare unit of the United Nations Space Command's Office of Naval Intelligence, engaging in sabotage and assassination missions deep inside Covenant space. But when this quartet of super-soldiers is shot down over a desolate moon along with a Covenant crusier, humans and aliens will have to forge an uneasy alliance against a common foe before an eons-old threat destroys them both Collects Halo: Blood Line #1-5.
When did Han Solo first meet Chewbacca and Boba Fett? Where was Mara Jade when the Emperor died? What are the Qom Qae?"The Guide to the Star Wars Universe" is the source for all key data on the characters, starships, weaponry, droids, alien species, and historic battles in the most amazing adventure of all time. From airspeeders to N-1 starfighters, Coruscant to Tatooine, Nom Anor to Lela Organa - the whole Star Wars universe is included here: - The novels - from Star Wars to Vector Prime- National Public Radio dramatizations- Young adult novels- The Star Wars comic books.
Hope is a decision, but it is a hard one to recognize in the face of oppression, belittlement, alienation, and defeat. To help embolden hope, here is a powerhouse collection of essays and personal stories that speak directly to teens and all YA readers. Featuring Angie Thomas, Marie Lu, Nicola Yoon, David Levithan, Libba Bray, Jason Reynolds, Renée Ahdieh, and many more!"The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood.
"Us Or Them? 3-Pack Collection" includes: "I, Robot" - In the year 2035, technology and robots are a trusted part of everyday life. But that trust is broken when a scientist is found dead and a skeptical detective (Smith) believes that a robot is responsible. Bridget Moynahan co-stars in this high-tech action thriller that questions whether technology will ultimately lead to mankind's salvation.
California's Santa Clara Valley was once home to a vigorous wine industry. "The Garden of the World" is the tale of a pioneer winemaking family headed by Paul Tourneau, a fiercely ambitious vintner determined to make the finest wines in California. His plans are disrupted by a phylloxera epidemic at the beginning of the twentieth century, the trials of national Prohibition, and the bitter alienation of his older son.
Blood Line is the top-secret unconventional warfare unit of the United Nations Space Command's Office of Naval Intelligence, engaging in sabotage and assassination missions deep inside Covenant space. But when this quartet of super soldiers is shot down over a desolate moon along with a Covenant cruiser, humans and aliens will have to forge an uneasy alliance against a common foe before an eons-old threat destroys them both Collecting: HALO: BLOOD LINE #1-5.
The most enigmatic and universally known UFO incident in history needs only one name - ROSWELL. Roswell will never fade as it represents the true ushering in of the UFO phenomenon for time immemorial. Dwarfing Orson Wells' "War of the Worlds" in national and then international hysteria, Roswell was an unparalleled turning point for all of mankind because for the first time almost every man, woman and child on earth was faced with the reality that we are not alone in the universe.
The Alien Nation: (The Quest for Earth)
We are not alone. And we never have been. For years we've been taught that human progress has been a long, slow climb from the primordial ooze to hunter-gatherers to empires. But what if that's only part of the story?Bestselling author and legendary conspiracy researcher Jim Marrs, who has investigated the recent financial crisis, the JFK assassination, and the national socialist takeover of America, now takes on his biggest subject: the history of mankind.
"Dark Borders" connects anxieties about citizenship and national belonging in midcentury America to the sense of alienation conveyed by American film noir. Jonathan Auerbach provides in-depth interpretations of more than a dozen of these dark crime thrill
During the Cold War, Ellis Island no longer served as the largest port of entry for immigrants, but as a prison for holding aliens the state wished to deport. The government criminalized those it considered "un"-assimilable (from left-wing intellectuals and black radicals to racialized migrant laborers) through the denial, annulment, and curtailment of citizenship and its rights.
Fine 0520250621 Alien Ocean immerses readers in worlds being newly explored by marine biologists, worlds usually out of sight and reach: the deep sea, the microscopic realm, and oceans beyond national boundaries. Working alongside scientists at sea and in labs in Monterey Bay, Hawai'i, the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and the Sargasso Sea and at undersea volcanoes in the eastern Pacific, Stefan Helmreich charts how revolutions in genomics, bioinformatics, and remote sensing have pressed marine biologists to see the sea as animated by its smallest inhabitants: marine microbes.
Alien Warrior Head Knocker: This addition to our popular Head Knockers line brings you the Alien Warrior from the sci-fi action movie Alien! The acid-blooded killer is cast in resin and then hand painted for incredible detail. Stands 7" tall with bobbling head.
First edition, Hardcover, New in dust jacket, New York: Tor: , 2019. First edition, Hardcover, New in dust jacket, 396 pp. Cover artwork by: John Harris The first book in this series is also still available. "A coalition of Earth's nations barely fought off the Formics' first scout ship. Now it's clear that there's a mother-ship out on edge of the system, and the aliens are prepared to take Earth by force.
Several nations of the world race to see who can study and control what was believed to be a previously undiscovered comet, but is in reality an alien structure, that is on a trajectory towards the sun.
Alien-Nation and Repatriation examines the emergence and transformations in representations of national identity in Anglophone Caribbean literary traditions. Beginning with the short fiction of C.L.R. James, Alfred Mendes, and Albert Gomes, this study examines the extent to which gender, migration, and female sexuality frame the earliest representations of Caribbean identity in literature by West Indian authors.
The classic and still powerful novel of a tragic people caught in the tail wind of a civilization both alien and hostile to them, from the first winner of the Mexican National Award in Literature. From their stick-and-mud village far up the mountains, t
"alieNATION" presents research conducted by a national election team and leading scholars in political communication that explores a range of important topics and variables affecting voter attitudes and behavior in the 2012 U.S. presidential election.
This book tells the story of how tribal nations and the U.S. Forest Service dealt with wholesale changes in forest ownership and forest use, changes that alternately alienated Indians from foresters or brought them together in cooperative endeavors
Laser Pegs National Geographic 24-in-1 Space: Voyage to a distant galaxy or colonize a new world with this awesome Laser Pegs toyYou are the astronaut as you build out of this world models like the Mars Voyager, Hover Vehicle, Alien Stunt Fighter, Star Cruiser and many moreWhen space gets too dark light up your creations to keep exploring to the edge of the universe and beyondNational Geographic 24-in-1 space toy construction set includes triangle power base, peg cord, 36 Laser Pegs and 125 construction bricksRequires 3 AA batteries (not included)
In the work of writer Abe Kobo (1924-1993), characters are alienated both from themselves and from one another. Through close readings of Abe;s work, Richard Calichman reveals how time and writing have the ability to unground identity. Over time, attempts to create unity of self cause alienation, despite government attempts to convince people to form communities (and nations) to recapture a sense of wholeness.
Directed by Stuart Gordon (Re-Animator), ROBOT JOX reveals a world where nations settle their territorial disputes by a single combat between two giant machines. Piloted by national heroes Achilles (Gary Graham, TV s Alien Nation) and Alexander (Paul Koslo, Shadowchaser), the robots meet in Death Valley to fight for the greatest prize of all: Alaska.
The figure of the alien is at the heart of science fiction and has helped us to understand and explore interactions with other cultures and the possibilities of life beyond both the modern configuration of the nation-state and the natural order of life on earth. Alien Imaginations brings together canonical and contemporary works in the cinema and literature of science fiction, transnationalism, and globalization in order to examine the role of the alien as well as the realities of migration, labor, and life in the twenty-first century.
While the United States cherishes its identity as a nation of immigrants, the country s immigration policies are historically characterized by cycles of openness and xenophobia. Outbursts of anti-immigrant sentiment among political leaders and in the b
This book explains how migrants can be viewed as racial others, not just because they are nonwhite, but because they are racially "alien." This way of seeing makes it possible to distinguish migrants from a set of racial categories that are presumed to be indigenous to the nation. In the US, these indigenous racial categories are usually defined in terms of white and black.
This volume is based on papers presented at "The Norway/United Nations (UN) Conference on Alien Species" which was hosted by the Norwegian Ministry of the Environment in collaboration with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the Secretariat o
This book studies the engagement of various Muslim communities with Bihar politics from colonial times to present-day India. It debunks several myths in highlighting Muslim resistance to the Two-Nation theory, and counters the 'Isolation Syndrome' faced by Muslim communities after Independence. Using rare archival sources and hitherto unexamined Urdu texts, this book offers a nuanced exploration of complex themes such as the struggle against Bengali hegemony, communalism, regionalism and alienation before Independence, recent language politics, the political assertion of low-caste Muslims in current Bihar, as well as their quest for social and gender justice.
Invasive alien species are a major threat to biodiversity and ecosystems throughout the world. In India, a country with three of the world's most important "biodiversity hotspots," the invasion of alien plants means risking a national ecological disaster
Hardcover, Routledge, 1998, ISBN13 9780415145947, ISBN10 0415145945