Essays Tagged: "tidal waves"

Tsunamis, Tidal waves , the often overlooked stress relief system of the earth

namis, The often overlooked stress relief system of the earth. Tsunamis are huge waves often called Tidal Waves but they have nothing to do with the diurnal pattern of high and low tides.Tsunami is a ...

(2 pages) 98 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Tsunamis

namis, The often overlooked stress relief system of the earth. Tsunamis are huge waves often called Tidal Waves but they have nothing to do with the diurnal pattern of high and low tides.Tsunami is a ...

(2 pages) 105 0 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Study of a 3rd World Country, Ethiopia

Ethiopia has an area of 1 221 900 sq. km. Ethiopia does not receive any problems such as volcanism, tidal waves, etc., but it does receive great winds and monsoons. It is located in Eastern Africa nei ...

(10 pages) 210 0 4.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

"Dangers and Destructions of Floods and Hurricanes"

e flooding of beaches and surrounding areas; including barspits and deltas. They can be effected by tidal waves and coastal currents. Coastal floodscan cover a large amount of distance along a shore. ...

(5 pages) 93 0 3.0 Apr/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Plot Synopsis of "Clash of the Titans."

Thetis informs the other gods that Zeus is the father of Danae's child. The monstrous Kraken causes tidal waves that destroy the kingdom of Argos. At the same time, Zeus has Danae and her baby conveye ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Alexandria

as the Greatest of all cities named after Alexander the Great.In AD 335 a series of earthquakes and tidal waves, as well as the continuous slow subsiding of the land caused most of the Ptolemaic city ...

(5 pages) 63 1 4.3 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Decisions in paradise

tourism fishing and natural gas. The island's disadvantages are the potential disaster threats like tidal waves, tsunamis, typhoons, hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, fires, volcanic eruptions, earthquak ...

(6 pages) 504 0 4.6 Jul/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

The Beginning Of The End: Philosophy (Reading The Signs Of The Times)

t sea and in the air; devastating earthquakes, hurricanes, tornados, windstorms, cloud bursts, huge tidal waves, famines, epidemics, destruction, destitution, failure of crops (genetic modification) a ...

(4 pages) 20 0 5.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

New years 2000

tly and people are finding many “predictions” in everyday life. People have predicted enormous tidal waves, volcanoes, high winds, flooding on both sides of our continent, and many other “end o ... luded earthquakes, shifts in continental crust, and movement of the polar icecap causing tremendous tidal waves the world over. This sounded pretty unlikely, so I looked into it to see what was really ...

(4 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Hurricane floyd

Even if the hurricane doesn't cause a lot of damage, the storm surge will. Storm surge is the great tidal waves that crash into our coasts and make huge floods that are caused by hurricanes. Hu ...

(5 pages) 12 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Plato and the Magical World of Atlantis

combined (Koudriavtsev).Then an unexpectedly catastrophe happened. There were violent earth quakes, tidal waves and volcanoes which supposedly led to Atlantis sinking, 9000 years before Solon's visit ... wn to bits during one of the worst volcanic explosions in history. The explosion created monumental tidal waves (Atlantis the lost Continent). Before the eruption It was a large volcanic island that w ...

(3 pages) 745 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

The Destruction of Black Civilization

thest; eventually these migrations were accelerated by the institution of slavery. The now speedily tidal waves of Black people that stretched Africa came from the ancient Ethiopian Empire which was a ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Race for Aurumia

l powers will uplift soil. Tremendous earthquakes will rock the earth. Seas will develop into giant tidal waves. Everything will be irreversible. There will be no survivors, even if it ever ends. All ...

(2 pages) 11 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

ABC, Inc.

hat supplies ABC, Inc. with 75% of its raw materials. Recently, Kava has experienced two successive tidal waves on 50% of their southern shores, destroying most of the marina used to fish. Boats for f ... ats for fishing were destroyed and their captains went down with their ships. Last month, after the tidal waves, the islands main volcano, Mt. Wannahockaloogie, erupted pouring molten lava over 200 ac ...

(7 pages) 19 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Decisions in Paradise Paper, Part I

he South Pacific and as such is prone to suffer from weather related anomalies. Floods, hurricanes, tidal waves, tornadoes and typhoons are the weather related concerns that Nik has to address for the ...

(3 pages) 129 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Decisions in Paradise II

since Alex, the strategic planning manager, can speak English and Spanish.The natural disasters of tidal waves, typhoons, tornadoes, flood, and fire are all life threatening as well as a threat to pr ... since Alex, the strategic planning manager, can speak English and Spanish. The natural disasters of tidal waves, typhoons, tornadoes, flood, and fire are all life threatening as well as a threat to pr ...

(7 pages) 85 0 5.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Decisions in Paradise Part 1

bananas, sugar, tourism, fishing and natural gas. The identified disaster threats of the island are Tidal waves, Hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, fires, volcanic eruptions, Earthquakes, HIV/AIDS, petrol ...

(3 pages) 42 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Decision in Paradise: How To Be or Not To Be

should be a paradise, but it is not. This country has been devastated by natural disasters such as Tidal waves, Tornadoes, Floods, Fires, Volcanic eruptions, Earthquakes, and HIV/Aids, Petroleum spil ...

(4 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Mgt/350 Decisions In Paradise Part 1

ential natural disasters that can threaten the infrastructure, crops, and people. Disasters such as tidal waves, hurricanes, tornadoes, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, petroleum spills, and even some ...

(4 pages) 21 0 0.0 Apr/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management