Essays Tagged: "Earth Sciences"

This essay is about Mt. Saint Helens erruption.

5.1 magnitude quake struck one mile below the mountain. While there had been literally hundreds of earthquakes at the mountain since March 20th, the unstable north face could not have another one it. ...

(1 pages) 49 1 3.7 Jun/2002

Subjects: Science Essays

Hydrothermal Vents Imagine being on the ocean floor. You are ...

rom three to four thousand meters in areas along mid-ocean ridges. Plate movements occurring on the earth's crust create vents. They cause the surrounding water to increase to high levels of temperatu ...

(2 pages) 40 1 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Marine Biologist By Jelly5374

(2 pages) 57 0 2.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Classification of Sciences

natural science. Pure sciences include mathematics, physics and chemistry, natural sciences include earth sciences and biology, and each science also marks off some relevant fields of study.Firstly, I ... ical chemistry, analytical chemistry and inorganic chemistry.Secondly, I describe natural sciences. Earth sciences consist of five categories. These are geology, geomorphology, oceanography, geophysic ...

(2 pages) 49 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Climate and Global Warming

he topic of global warming and its effects from the atmosphere and outer space righ tdown to planet earth and its effect on people today and the future. This paper was used for an oral presentation th ... eat for oral presentation or an even better 9-10 page paper for any college weather/astrological/or earth sciences classClimate and Global WarmingI. An IntroductionAccording to the National Academy of ...

(7 pages) 299 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Atmospheric Sciences

Compare & Contrast Volcanoers

(2 pages) 21 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Role of Organizing in Critical Thinking

casual. Topical order refers to the natural place of things regarding mass, size, density and other earth science. Analogical order draws similarities, thus the name analogical like an analogy. Chrono ...

(2 pages) 218 2 3.1 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Spearman VS. Gardner

eneral intelligence (g), which is based on a positive correlation among varying subjects like math, earth sciences and vocabulary. Gardner (1983) proposed there were multiple intelligences (MI), or se ...

(3 pages) 135 0 3.9 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Newcastle Earthquake Case Study

MagnitudeThe magnitude of the Newcastle earthquake was 5.6 on the Richter scale, which is a moderate earthquake in comparison to other major ... s a moderate earthquake in comparison to other major earthquakes in the world.LocationThe Newcastle earthquake had a shallow epicenter, about 1km - 5km below the surface which meant that the tremors f ... rom the earthquake was not absorbed by the ground as much, leading to an increased intensity of the earthquake.The Meckering earthquake in 1968 was much bigger then the Newcastle earthquake in 1989 at ...

(2 pages) 19 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

The Lies We Told

s" (591). His last prayer is met when the tornadoes "break forth and wash the slime from this earth" (595). Perhaps an act of nature and an act of God are one and the same. They bot ...

(2 pages) 313 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Justification

(1 pages) 301 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

List the impacts of changing sea levels and climate on Australia

Australia is an ancient landmass. The Earth is about 4600 million years old and the Australian continent is about 4300 million years old. ... tle tectonic lift from below. It therefore remains relatively quiet in terms of volcanoes and major earthquakes. This means its raised landforms, such as mountains, have been exposed to weathering for ...

(2 pages) 428 0 0.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Katrina's Wrath

(1 pages) 23 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Decisions in Paradise: Part Two

ction of coffee, sugar and spices. A fire can decrease the production of their petroleum gas and an earthquake can disrupt the processing of natural gas. These natural disasters cause a disruption in ...

(4 pages) 33 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers