10 Books You Must Read On the Subject Cooking

„How to Cook Everything“ by Mark Bittman

This comprehensive selection is perfect for the cook who wishes to use only one resource. Containing a couple thousand recipes, it truly has something for any occasion and fills the gaps in our list.

„Kitchen Essentials“ by Le Cordon Bleu

„Kitchen Essentials“ is not a recipe book or a guide on how to cook a specific dish; rather, it teaches the skills, techniques, and tools to master to form a foundation in the kitchen.

10 books you must read: Subject Computers

Few industries have seen as much innovation or have had as fundamental an impact on our daily lives than the computer industry. For better or for worse, the industry has transformed society in a manner few would have imagined a few short decades ago. Here in no particular is a list of 10 books that offer a great perspective into the industry.

Ten Science Books You Must Read

Writing about science for the public is a difficult task. Science writers frequently assume that the reader has knowledge that is beyond that of the layman. Some authorities, however, reduce their explanations to essentials that the layman can grasp. The books below do this without dumbing down the content, and are valuable additions to anyone’s library.

Ten Children’s Books You Must Read

Children’s books continue to thrive and be passed from generation to generation. At their best, they inspire and instruct us all about life. Here are 10 not to miss:

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst

People of any age, even a kindergartener, can have bad days. Alexander lets us know days like that are bound to happen and we can get over them just as he did.

10 books you must read: Subject Business

10 Business Books you must have on your shelf.

If you spent any time with any successful business owner you would find that the vast majority are huge readers. Successful business owners or successful people of any type are endless learners and so are constantly refreshing and updating their minds with a broad range of books. Business books can reinforce the knowledge they already possess, or can open up new avenues of thinking in regards to their business. What follows is a quick list of ten business books that belong on your shelf, read, researched, marked up and revisited again to help anyone succeed in business.

Coeditors
Richard J. Koubek
Wright State University
Gavriel Salvendy
Purdue University

Audience
Human factors and cognitive ergonomics researchers, cognitive psychologists, and those in the air traffic control, insurance, and information technology industries.

Editorial Scope
The International Journal of Cognitive Ergonomics publishes articles in cognitive ergonomics as it relates to the analysis, design, and operation of cognitive activities. The journal welcomes submissions of original laboratory and field experimentation, case studies, and thorough review and reappraisal articles on selected cognitive ergonomic areas.

In Zeiten der Reizüberflutung durch elektronische Medien ist es um so wichtiger, Kinder wieder an die guten alten Bücher heranzuführen. Dafür eignen sich klassische Märchen genauso gut, wie neue Erfolgsautoren.

Wichtig ist nur, den Spaß am Lesen zu wecken. Tipps bekommt man in guten Buchhandlungen oder durch Freunde, die Lieblingsbücher empfehlen können. Natürlich muss die Lektüre dem Alter des Kindes angemessen ausgewählt werden. Ein Harry Potter von Joane K. Rowling ist mit Sicherheit für Kinder ab der Grundschule geeignet, weniger jedoch für das Kindergartenalter.

Fisher Investments Press released sixth sector guide, Fisher Investments on Technology.

The Technology sector changes rapidly. Today, the world is increasingly connected 24/7 by technology. In Q4 2010, more „smart phones“ were sold globally than PCs for the first time, and tablet computer sales are forecast to increase more than 200% in 2011.* Meanwhile, the increasingly interconnected nature of society, from social networks to on-demand entertainment and cloud computing, is driving huge growth in data traffic across public and private networks. These and many other trends will drive growth in the technology sector, creating winners and losers along the way (from entire industries to individual companies). This book provides a virtual GPS for navigating the increasingly complex landscape of Technology investing.

In einer Zeit, in der Stress und Hektik an der Tagesordnung stehen und kaum mehr Zeit zum Lesen bleibt, werden digitale Bücher immer beliebter. Doch nicht nur der Download von Ebooks hat in der letzten Zeit zugenommen. Viele Leseratten bevorzugen das Lesen ganzer Bücher direkt im Browser. Das Angebot im Netz ist hierfür kleiner als beim Download von Ebooks. Auch die Anbieter, bei denen sich Bücher kostenlos lesen lassen, halten sich in Grenzen.

Nach der Katastrophe in Fukushima streiten Experten wieder lauter, was für unsere Umwelt besser sei. AKWs abschalten? Alternative Energien fördern? Kraftwerke für Kohle und Gas ausbauen oder stilllegen? Selbst der neue Hoffnungsträger der Umweltpolitik, US-Präsident Obama, hat nun einen Weiterbau der Atomkraftwerke in den USA gefordert. Denn mit Atomkraft kann man, ohne große Mengen an Kohlendioxid freizusetzen, Strom erzeugen. Aber was ist besser für uns und unsere Umwelt. Welcher Technik können wir vertrauen?
Um hier Aufklärungsarbeit zu leisten, würden wir gerne von Euch wissen, welche Bücher zu diesem Thema lesenswert sind. Denn nur mit kompetenten Informationen können nachhaltige Diskussionen geführt werden. Viel Spaß beim Mitmachen!