Essays Tagged: "Smog"

Pollution and prevention

ed into the air in forms ranging from colorless, odorless, yet poisonous gases to the thick, black, smog, which hangs over our cities.The burning and deforestation of the Earth's forest is also contri ...

(5 pages) 414 0 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

How the 60's changed our lives, includes lyrics of Jim Morrison

The human race was dying outNo one left to scream and shoutPeople walking on the moonSmog will get you pretty soonEv'ryone was hangin' outHangin' up and hangin' downHangin' in and holdi ... lsShip of foolsThe human race was dying outNo one left to scream and shoutPeople walking on the moonSmog gonna get you pretty soonShip of foolsShip of foolsShip of foolsShip of foolsShip of foolsShip ...

(6 pages) 141 0 5.0 Nov/1995

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Intellegence

It all started in the interesting city of New York. The smog ridden streets were filled with people. On a quiet little street corner, there was a small shop ...

(5 pages) 55 0 4.0 Feb/1996

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

Death of a Planet

hsunlight they form ground level ozone. Ground level ozone is a major ingredient in the formationof smog. Ground level ozone is responsible for irritating eyes, damaging lungs, and itcomplicating resp ... le started to car pool, pollution produced by cars would bereduced. This would reduce the amount of smog in urban areas, making these polluted areas abetter place to live.There are many other alternat ...

(5 pages) 127 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Descriptive Essay about skiing.

rought chills across the land. Trees shook and snow flurried about the ground creating the mountain smog. The cold metal of the chair lift endured the morning breeze comfortably, while the two on it s ...

(3 pages) 143 1 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

K.C. Public Transit System Needs Improvement this essay is about the poor public transit system kansas city has. It also offers some insight towards possible solutions to the problem.

than in cities like Kansas City. " Seven of the 12 cities with the best grades for lowest rates of smog per person from cars and trucks are located in five of the highest graded states for spending o ...

(4 pages) 66 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Cause and Effect-Acid Rain

pollutants corrode almost everything they touch. Acid rain also comes with other chemicals to form smog. Smog attacks the lungs and causes illnesses.An indirect effect of acid rain involving humans i ...

(3 pages) 62 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Air Pollution Research Paper. Includes Introduction to air pollution,types of air pollution,Causes and solutions,and conclusion!

his is becoming more "popular" everyday. There are several main types of air pollution that include smog, acid rain, the greenhouse effect, and "holes" in the ozone layer. The types are extremely harm ... re are many causes of air pollution and there are many to blame. The first type of air pollution is smog. The word smog came from a newspaper article almost 50 years ago. The word is slang for smoke a ...

(4 pages) 293 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Haven on Earth

silver rainbow trout shimmers off the surface of the lake. The air around me is free from the city smog. Breathing in and out I can smell its wonderful aroma. In the distance I can hear the sweet sou ...

(1 pages) 30 0 3.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Coketown: Imagery - Without an Image

Charles Dickens in the novel Hard Times, is the city of Coketown, observed from a hill, through the smog that surrounds it. No matter what is occurring in the story, the characters are always amidst a ...

(3 pages) 63 2 3.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Air Pollution

they become soot and fog in the air. Serious respiratory diseases will be increased because of the smog.Next, the second cause of air pollution is transport. Two types of gases are released. Firstly, ...

(1 pages) 128 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

De invloed van culturele factoren en trends op de marketingmix 1. Ontwerp en introductie van nieuwe producten: de Prius

lemen verande-ren het consumentengedrag en de overheidsprioriteiten. Globale klimaatsveranderingen, smog en toenemende geluidshinder belichten allemaal de nood aan oplossingen voor deze proble-matiek. ...

(4 pages) 36 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Air pollution

health and environmental problems. We can see some air pollutants such as the reddish-brown haze in smog; however, other air pollutants, including some of the most dangerous, are invisible" (what is a ...

(6 pages) 146 2 4.4 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Respect Topic: Discussion

rred by Man's cruel hands is now a filthy shadow of her former splendour. Carnage litters the land; smog thickens the already polluted atmosphere. Slowly, but surely, life on Earth is being snuffed ou ...

(3 pages) 31 0 2.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Free write: Mise-en-scene:Blade Runner

ing thing in itself, the city continues to feel gloomy because the film is set in pure darkness and smog. The element of the absolute darkness is brought forth more by the flashing neon lights lining ...

(1 pages) 1212 0 3.7 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Air Pollution

come from natural causes. A volcanic eruption can darken the sky for miles around the active site. Smog occurs because of temperature inversions. Smog usually happens in big cities when there are lot ...

(1 pages) 52 0 2.6 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Atmospheric Sciences

Alternative Energy Sources - Scientific/Environmental Essay

Topic 1 - how our environment is being polluted- the effects of acid rain- global warming- smogTopic 2 - the alternate sources- using solar power- using water, wind, geothermal and tidal- usi ... crude petroleum. This however does not make fossil fuels a very good as a source of energy.We have smog alerts now, causing lung and breathing problems. We have acid rain destroying our historic buil ...

(9 pages) 153 0 3.9 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Why we must clean up air pollution, and not wait to evolve special lungs.

ans as well as all living creatures on planet earth. All people need to consider things like CDC's, smog, acid rain, and many human activities that produce negative polluting effects such as the green ... n very small particles being released into the air we breathe.The releases of noxious gases produce smog and acid rain. These different pollutants are very harmful to the humans, plants, and animals e ...

(2 pages) 51 0 1.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Acid Rain

ollutants have created countless problems for the environment. This is evident with the presence of smog, the depletion of the ozone, and the warming of the globe. One of the most flagrant aftermaths ...

(8 pages) 21 0 3.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Air Quality In Houston

over the last few years Houston has been rated the #1 polluted city in America also known as, "The Smog Capital of America". Pollution can cause many problems in our environment as well as our societ ... reason for this is because many people would not want to visit a city where they are known as the "Smog Capital". They would think of Houston as a dirty place to live full of germs and diseases waiti ...

(5 pages) 20 0 3.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science