Essays Tagged: "Sirius"

Why the Sun and Moon Revolve Around the Earth and Why Seasons Occur

Why the Sun and Moon Revolve Around the Earth and Why Seasons OccurOne day, Sirius, god and heart of the sun, was feeling tired and decided to let his daughter run the sun for ... heart of the sun, was feeling tired and decided to let his daughter run the sun for a little while. Sirius's daughter, Archoness was a very irresponsible and unreliable goddess. Archoness accepted the ... dly and started her job. Within minutes she got too far from the earth and started an ice age. Once Sirius found out, he hurried back to the sun and quickly took over the sun. To fix this ice age, Sir ...

(1 pages) 52 1 3.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

This is Harry Potter Fan Fiction-May give you some ideas on a creative writing assignment.

The Summer of BlackPoor Sirius. His mum has forced him to spend all of the summer before his sixth year with his cousins, Be ... ames, Remus and Peter. Cackle.Prologue"SIIIIIIIIIIIIIRIUUUUUUSSS!" Mrs. Black yelled shrilly."Yes?" Sirius replied through gritted teeth."Pack your bags!""You're throwing me out?" he exclaimed hopeful ... y!" Regulus squeaked, his eleven-year-old voice not quite mature."Shut up, Reggie. I mean, Regina!" Sirius said tauntingly."Muuuuuuuum!""SIRIUS! COME HERE THIS INSTANT!" she shrieked."I am here, Mothe ...

(10 pages) 52 0 1.9 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Bokanmeldelse Markus og Diana. (book report, Markus and Diana)NORSK!

Helbom for HagerupJeg har lest boken "Marcus og Diana, lyset fra Sirius", av den prisbelønte forfatteren Klaus Hagerup. Boken er gitt ut i 1994, på forl ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

How To Make Easy Money

he can make the leap earlier than expected.With a little more than a year until Mr. Stern jumps to Sirius Satellite Radio Inc. from Viacom Inc.'s Infinity Broadcasting, the popular radio host has gon ... of the squabble. People close to Infinity say that because Mr. Stern was secretly negotiating with Sirius while enlisting the support of Infinity's legal team in a suit against Clear Channel, Infinit ...

(2 pages) 37 1 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Procyon A

er Dog). Procyon is also the upper left member of the "Winter Triangle", whose other components are Sirius (Alpha Canis Minoris) at lower left and Betelgeuse (Alpha Orionis) at right center.(http://ww ...

(9 pages) 33 0 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Space

The creation of the Ancient Egyptian Calendar and twenty four hour time had a significant impact on modern societies.

ons and other sources. The surviving records of the observations of the heliacal rising of the star Sirius provides the information on the Egyptian calendar and its link with events in Ancient Egypt. ... nformation on the Egyptian calendar and its link with events in Ancient Egypt. The Sothic Rising of Sirius coincided with the beginning of the solar year. This event only happened every 1460 years. Th ...

(3 pages) 30 0 4.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Case: Four products - Predicting Diffusion: Satellite Radio

umber of channels of varied music and talk. The two rival start-ups, XM Satellite Radio Holding and Sirius Satellite Radio, both wanted to target the commuters and truckers. The Key question is whethe ... ically based on the diffusion research and relevant trends that were visible in America when XM and Sirius were contemplating the introduction of Satellite Radio on the market. Given the history Ameri ...

(11 pages) 139 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

The Truman Show

climb into his car and he was distracted by a high pitched whistling sound. A stage light reading "SIRIUS (9 Canis Major)" has just fallen suspiciously from the sky. As he picks up the light mechanis ...

(6 pages) 1385 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Satellite Radio, review of the various satellite radio providers in the world.

o 4 GHz and is usually used for weather radars and communication satellites. Currently XM Radio and Sirius Radio operate on the S band frequency. The L band is similar to the S band but covers the fre ... Only two of the four companies received licenses from the FCC to broadcast. The two companies were Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio and they both reportedly paid over 80 million dollars ...

(5 pages) 37 0 4.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Marketing Plan: Phase I

tands behind its name.At present, there is only one other competitor in the satellite radio market, Sirius. They are a distant competitor in terms of their 20% market share, but in the past they have ... d NHL games as well as signing recently with the NRA and NPR. Recently XM has been catching up with Sirius on all of their disadvantages. Oprah Winfrey just signed a deal to do a reality show called " ...

(6 pages) 237 1 4.6 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Marketing Plan: Phase II

(University of Phoenix, 2004). Since the satellite radio market is limited to two companies XM and Sirius, XM is bringing Replay Radio into the market to distinguish them from Sirius who does not off ... to home.The second public relations opportunity XM will have is through technological sharing with Sirius. XM and Sirius, being the only two companies in the satellite radio market, have a common goa ...

(8 pages) 352 0 3.5 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Satellite radio: XM versus Sirius (Case summary)

Sirius Satellite Radio Inc (initially called Satellite CD Radio) was one of the two initial players ... ., and Hughes Electronic (a subsidiary of GM). Market situation for both companies was similar, but Sirius somehow fell a few steps behind XM Radio, therefore I will analyze in particular problems of ... few steps behind XM Radio, therefore I will analyze in particular problems of and opportunities for Sirius Satellite Radio Inc.1. ProblemsA problem for Sirius as well as for XM was huge initial invest ...

(4 pages) 94 0 4.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies