Introduction: An aurora (northern and southern lights, aurorae [pl]) is a natural light that displays within the sky, usually particular to the polar regions.
- Aurorae in the northern latitudes is known as the aurora borealis.
- Aurorae in the southern latitudes are referred to as aurora australis.
1. The oldest known auroral citing was written in 2600 B.C. in China. Later, in 1570CE, an unknown artist depicted the aurora by drawing burning candles above th...
- Groundwater Remediation
Groundwater Contamination, Now What?
Contamination to groundwater, water, and soil occur everyday. What to do to fix this contamination is very important to our environment. Contamination to groundwater can be resolved through remediation activity. Groundwater remediation is a process done through monitoring and sampling through different systems to clean the water. Types of groundwater remediation systems are pump and treat and recirculation with in-well air stripping or carbon treatment...
Values and opinions in relation to Arab or Muslim Americans are well-known on September 11, 2001. Immediately as American views on the Japanese, Italians, and Germans was position on December 7, 1941, and did not change until after the danger ended, this grouping of Americans should experience this response to a real threat. The recent surveillance of Arabs and Muslim Americans is harsh. Hundreds of medium reports on life in Muslim countries, descriptions of Muslims triumph over the death of gu...
- global warming
Polar Ice cap Melting and its Devastating affects
With the world...
- Levels of organization
Explain in detail the levels of organization using specific examples from one of the body systems discussed in class.
What begins as the formation of the human body and is the simplest level is the chemical level. The atom, molecule, macromolecule and the organelle make up the chemical level. The human body is composed of chemical substances that are formed of atoms and molecules. Atoms are the fundamental building blocks of chemicals, and atoms combine in specific ways to fo...
- Black Widow Spiders & Their Homes
Black Widow Spiders & Their Homes
Adult black widow spiders have a shiny, black, rounded, circular abdomen and
are about 1/3 inch long (about 1-1/2 inches when their legs are spread).
Adult spiders have two reddish or yellowish triangles on their bottom which
looks like an hourglass marking, and their body color is dark colored usually
black or sometimes dark brown. They are usually recognized because of their
red or red-orange hourglass design on the bottom of their abd...
- hi pop
Is hip-hop dead? It sure sounds like it if you turn on the radio or tune ...
- ebola virus
The Ebola Virus
Today, in many poor countries, especially Africa, there is a battle being fought against a deadly virus called the Ebola Virus. The Ebola Virus was originally named after the Ebola River in Congo. The first victim of the Ebola Virus is thought to be Esther Awete Scientists have yet to say the origination of the Ebola Virus, which affects monkeys as well as humans. So far, the Ebola virus has taken more than 500 lives in Uganda alone, most of which came from the outbreak that ...
- Science In The News- Congestion Charges
Coursework- Are Congestion Charges A Good Idea?
In the following essay I am going to answer the question: ...
In recent years, Euthanasia has become a very heated debate. It is a Greek word that means "easy death" but the controversy surrounding it is just the opposite. Whether the issue is refusing prolonged life mechanically, assisting suicide, or active euthanasia, we eventually confront our socity's fears toward death itself. Above others, our culture breeds fear and dread of aging and dying. It is not easy for most of the western world to see death as an inevi...
- Environmental Activism
1. The large mainstream environmentalism groups started to compromise too much with regulatory agencies and bureaus, starting with the Glen Canyon Dam project. This began an estrangement with the mainstreams that culminated in the rise of more militant groups like Earth First! Glen Canyon represented what was fundamentally wrong with the country's conservation policies: arrogant government officials motivated by a quasireligious zeal to industrialize the natural ...
- Private School Vouchers
Private School Vouchers
Proposals to use private school vouchers, a marketplace strategy, as a mechanism by which to improve the general quality of public education have produced a lively debate. Frequently, that debate has degenerated into a disagreement about whether public schools are as good as private schools or whether a given private school is better than a certain neighborhood public school.
Other issues raised in these discussions include the appropriate use of public funds,...
- The Minimum Wage And Why We Should Leave It
The Minimum Wage and Why we Should Leave It
When was the last time a "value" meal from McDonald, let alone any other fast food chain, did not cost five dollars or more? When was the last time premium gas was under a dollar a gallon? It's hard to remember, isn't it? Wouldn't it be great if everything cost a nickel, like back in the good ol' days? According to the laws of economics, it's not logical for things to have gotten more expensive competition should drive prices down. Then w...
- Importance Of Sex Education
Importance of Sex Education
hazhar bin muhamad hanip
"HIGH SCHOOLS MUST PROVIDE YOUNG PEOPLE WITH ADEQUATE SEX EDUCATION BECAUSE IGNORANCE CAN BE HARMFUL"
The largest gulf of understanding still remains between the parents and the youth especially in the area of sexuality. Sex is a natural part of life, and when questions arise, they can be discussed in a matured way without condoning certain behavior. Relying to that, we realize that sex education is important to be inserted in a person's ...
My bookreport is about living with someone who drinks too much. I chose this topic because hit its very close to home. In the book that I read it tells about other children who are or have grown up with an alcoholic parent. I learned alot about acoholism which is what makes you an alcoholic. I also learned about what some kids go through while growing up. This book tells you how to deal with someone who is an alcoholic and how to deal with your self as well.
This book wa...