Category: Environment

<p>PORTABLE STEREOS</p> <p>In the last 5 or 10 years, portable stereos and tape players have become quite popular. People are more tuned into music nowadays than ever before.</p> <p>Music can affect you in many different ways. It can make you happy, sad, excited or angry. Different types of music affect people differently, which leads to the subject of public space and personal space. Most people…

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<p>The Social and Political Environment in Tibet Throughout Tibet s history, there has been a long-standing tension between Tibet and China. Before 940 ad. Tibet was known as a fierce country, constantly invading and conquering land. At that point in time, the general belief system was war. A person would rather die in war than of sickness. A golden arrow was worshiped. All of these…

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<p>Chapter One</p> <p>INTRODUCTION</p> <p>The Great Barrier Reef is one of the most diverse ecosystems in the world. It is home to a plethora of wildlife that includes 400 different species of coral, 1500 species of fish, 4000 species of mollusk and 240 species of bird, all of these serve to enrich this ecosystem as well as to attract millions of people to the reef every…

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<p>Ocean Pollution</p> <p>Water pollution is a problem that effects all living things. Every living organism on the earth needs water to survive. When the water is polluted, it not only effects the plants and animals, it harms people. Taking care of this planet's water is very important to the short term and long term survival of living things. The oceans are constantly being polluted by…

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<p>Mexico is one of the countries that utilize alternative or renewable energies aside from its major power generating plants such as thermal and coal fired power plants. Renewable energy represents the production of electrical energy with the resources being provided by nature on a sustainable basis. Utilization of this renewable energy gives an alternative solution to the prevailing demand for energy. It also lessens or…

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Deforestation term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

<p>Deforestation s Impact</p> <p>PSC 391</p> <p>May 1, 2000</p> <p>Deforestation is the permanent destruction of indigenous forests and woodlands.(WWF)</p> <p>Currently, forests cover approximately one fifth of the world s land. Forests provide us with many products we use in our everyday lives. They also provide for us in other ways such from helping stop soil erosion to providing us with medical drugs, dyes and fabrics.. Humanity…

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GREEN ENERGY term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

<p>The phrase Green Energy or renewable energy is used to illustrate the different causes of energy which do not pollute the environment and are eco friendly. This sort of energy is usually considered in the situation of cogeneration, electricity and heating and is becoming more usable by consumers, corporations and businesses which support the development and decrease the impacts of environment which is linked with…

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Nuclear Waste term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

<p>It promises to be a busy year for Maine Yankee, and for the Community Advisory Panel that is watching closely the decommissioning of the now-closed nuclear power plant.</p> <p>The 14-member panel will hold a day-long workshop Wednesday to discuss the dismantling and cleanup of the facility. At the top of the group s agenda is how Maine Yankee will store its nuclear waste. The spent…

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<p>Soil Analysis</p> <p>Within the next few paragraphs, I will tell you all about the soil sample I collected and did tests on. I got some soil from out of one of my mom's gardens. This one had a lot of flowers from Florida. This is a summary of what all I did to work on finding everything about my soil.</p> <p>Day 1: The first day…

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<p>April 29, 1997</p> <p>The Greenhouse Effect</p> <p>The topic of this essay is Global Warming or "The Greenhouse Effect ". In this essay I will explain what global warming is, what causes it, how it is affecting us, and how we can stop it.</p> <p>The greenhouse effect is a common term for the effect that certain changes in the lower atmosphere have on temperatures. Water vapour…

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