Essays Tagged: "cold air"

Design of Structures in respect to heat efficiency

In order to design a heat efficient building you must first understand where heat is lost or where cold air enters the structure in question. My research will first be to determine what materials are ... ws evenly placed throughout the structure in order to prevent one particular area from becoming too cold or too hot. Insulation in the walls, roof and floor is also a compromise. Too little insulation ...

(7 pages) 56 0 3.7 Feb/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Biography of classmate - Jim Brooks

the chair. It was 1:19 pm and the temperature was around 60 degrees Fahrenheit as I could feel the cold air, through the opened crack in the glass window, while it touched a part of the back of my ne ...

(6 pages) 58 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Scary essay.

He stepped out into the cold, dark night. The air smelled fresh after the storm. He gasped as the cold air sliced through hi ... ly in front of him, mirroring his own. He leapt back in fright and nearly lost his balance, but his cold, slowed brain caught him on the edge of the abyss.He knelt down, perhaps for balance, perhaps f ... ited a gruesome lumpy subtance into his exposed lap. He fell back and clawed at the ground when the cold liquid slapped onto his dark wrap. He was too scared to scream... until his brain rationalised ...

(3 pages) 43 1 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Tornadoes.

e in tornado alley we can blame the Rocky Mountains to the west and the Gulf of Mexico to the east. Cold air comes off the Rocky's and meets warm air from the Gulf. The cold air has a higher altitude ... o explain the effect, what happens when you empty your sink? Just like water going down a plug, the cold air comes down while warm air forces itself up, creating a spiraling vortex, with immense power ...

(2 pages) 40 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

The Park

EmeryWriting and Research AALA-5Essay # 1March 15, 2004The ParkThe wind whistling through the crisp cold air, birds chirping in the dusk of daylight, and the babbling brook running through. The cool a ... es you relax and forget about all of your problems that you've had during the day. The equipment is cold to the touch; kids are running all around like it's still the dawn of the day.Lions Park, what ...

(1 pages) 37 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

A very suspenseful story on how i fell off a quad

We hopped on the shiny red quad. Colton sat on the soft seat and I sat on the cold metal rack. The trail was lit only by moonlight and a faint shimmer from the racetrack lights. ... e me almost slide off the back. I caught myself with one foot and pushed myself back onto the quad. Cold air was sweeping through the hair on the back of my head. I could barely hear Colton chuckle as ...

(1 pages) 20 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Summit Series, describing the final moments of the game starting with the end of the game then moving back.

everything changed.I sat there, yearning to get onto the ice; I sat in the bench, the smell of the cold air mixed with the scent of blood and sweat, there was something inside of me that wouldn't kee ...

(1 pages) 26 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Red alert

my face. I closed my eyes. I opened my eyes again to see if what I saw was true. As I did so I felt cold air around my eyes. I gasped trying to breathe.I ran to the other mirror to make sure that the ...

(2 pages) 57 1 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Silent Mill Part 2

e feeling the air for their own voices back. Would I have to do like them, would I have to grab the cold air for something that is mine, and only mine and no one had the right to take from me because ...

(3 pages) 44 2 3.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

James Joyce/"Araby"

ning, although I can certainly appreciate that in this novel.In the third paragraph, the lines 'The cold air stung us and we played till our bodies glowed', brings to mind the bite of the cold, but al ...

(1 pages) 42 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Narrative Essay on How I Learned Not To Do Everything On My Own

n I awoke at 5:00 AM from a long night's sleep. As I crawled out from under the warm blankets, the cold air hit my warm face like a snowball.As a single parent of a five-year old daughter at the t ... hot shower in hopes that the hot water would warm my body. As I emerged out of the shower into the cold air, I began to worry that my daughter would be cold when she crawled out from under her blanke ...

(2 pages) 54 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Deserts: How are they formed?

t air rises, moving away from the Earth's surface it cools. This process of cooling creates clouds. Cold air in which the clouds are now in, can't hold any more moisture triggering rain to fall. In th ... g rain to fall. In the tropics and places near the equator it rains at 3:00pm every day. After this cold air descends it creates high pressure. After this low pressured air has finished descending it ...

(2 pages) 25 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Ess-a-Bagel: A Descriptive Essay

er of 51st Street and 3rd Avenue.As I emerged from the revolving doors of the hotel lobby, gusts of cold air brushed past my face. Fastening my coat and wrapping my scarf snuggly around my neck, I pre ... y coat and wrapping my scarf snuggly around my neck, I prepared myself for the otherwise unbearable cold. I stopped outside of my hotel for only a second to light my cigarette. I could see my every br ...

(4 pages) 32 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

"A Grain Of Wheat" by Ngugi Wa Thiong'o

eels their effect for a second time. In this situation it is especially significant because of the "cold air and anonymous night" represent those feeling's in reality.The inclusion of the bible is par ...

(2 pages) 32 0 3.7 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

A Perfect World

across the lawn, one reluctantly. He stared ahead at him at the girl who now started dancing in the cold air, spinning around her arms like they were wings or propellers or something long and spinning ... t off into the sky at the same time, finding their own individual rhythm. The swings creaked in the cold autumn air like moans of lovers, at least that was what Pixie thought it sounded like. But of c ...

(6 pages) 46 0 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Suspence Story worth C Grade in GCSE Coursework - 'House Of Spirits'

howling of animals surrounded. Not a cloud in the sky and it added effect to the bitterness of the cold air which seemed to force on me. I was dressed in Goth as that drunken Halloween night had ende ... was a lot clearer now and I could here the happy chirping and tweeting of birds. Though the bitter cold was still here I could see and feel the suns warmth bouncing on my body. I got up from the roug ...

(6 pages) 10 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

This is a story that I just wrote about my first time skiing.

Standing in awe, cold air permeated through my hair. The smell of fresh and mint pine scent complimented the beautifu ... en by fresh powder. I was down by what felt like a knock out blow from a boxer. I laid there in the cold as the wet snow that had consumed my body when I had fallen down. My friends rushed over to see ...

(4 pages) 581 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Passive Solar Energy

. In order to design a heat efficient building we must first understand where heat is lost or where cold air enters the structure in question. Passive solar design refers to the use of the sun's energ ... ws evenly placed throughout the structure in order to prevent one particular area from becoming too cold or too hot. Insulation in the walls, roof and floor is also a compromise. Too little insulation ...

(5 pages) 23 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

My Voiceless Past

lls are which were initially covered with wallpaper were stripped off. The window was open and the cold air struck my face like a whip. “Where is she? Where is she?” There was no sign of Alice ... The man was, as I guessed, in his mid 70s. His wrinkled face was white with either old-age or the cold weather. He didn’t have much hair except for the little thickets right above the side burns. ...

(9 pages) 577 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

My Voiceless Past

lls are which were initially covered with wallpaper were stripped off. The window was open and the cold air struck my face like a whip. “Where is she? Where is she?” There was no sign of Alice ... The man was, as I guessed, in his mid 70s. His wrinkled face was white with either old-age or the cold weather. He didn’t have much hair except for the little thickets right above the side burns. ...

(9 pages) 425 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists