Essays Tagged: "warm water"

A Separate Peace by John Knowles

nto the Super Suicide Society of the Summer Session. Finny, Gene, and their friends use the Devon's warm water to play in during the carefree summer session. The Devon brings out Finny's carefree char ... comes like the winter session by saving a cold blast for the enemy. The winter lives to destroy the warmth of the summer and does so by unleashing an unpredictable frigid blizzard. Likewise, Gene dest ...

(3 pages) 59 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

El Nino

e nearly flat and to plunge several feet below the surface of the water, allowing the water to grow warm and expand.With the help of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's weather satel ... s, tracking shifting patterns of sea-surface temperatures can be made easier. Normally, a 'pool' of warm water in the western Pacific waters exists. Under El Nino conditions, this 'pool' drifts southe ...

(5 pages) 77 0 4.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Wetland protection in Minnesota.

n and Motivation Associated with Wetland PreservationIntroductionImagine dipping your toes into the warm water off the end of the dock during the summer or marching through a bog on a school field tri ...

(12 pages) 99 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Fermentation.

lucose solution with 1 mil of yeast is added to battery jars filled with 20 and 38 c water then the warmer one will cause the yeast to ferment at a quicker rate.Materials:-2 test tubes (100 mm. Long x ... pare two water bathes, one at 15 degrees C and another at 38 degrees C using battery jars, ice, and warm water from the tap. Be sure that the water baths are deep enough for your respirometers to be c ...

(2 pages) 91 0 3.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biochemistry

This is a film review on "This Is Spinal Tap", directed by Rob Reiner, which is a cult favourite around the world.

ager where nothing goes his way (he's the "obtuse" of the love triangle), and Derek plays the "luke-warm water" middleman.The director in the film, Marty DiBergi (Rob Reiner), brilliantly captures the ...

(3 pages) 32 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"El Nino and it's effects on coral reefs" What is El nino and how does it affect the ocean?

e. It is caused by the relaxation of the trade winds in the central and western pacific that allows warm water to flow east and reduces upwelling in the eastern pacific. This drastically raises the se ... e effect on the coral reefs in the western pacific. When an El Nino occurs, it makes the water very warm in the tropics and also causes very low tides. Too warm of water is hazardous to the corals and ...

(6 pages) 115 1 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Oceanography

Does WARM water freeze quicker than COLD water!!!

Does warm water freeze faster than cold water?Experimental evidence seems to indicate that hot water does ... www.newscientist.com/lastword/article.jsp?id=lw236Effectively the strong convection currents in the warmer water allow the warmer interior water to be brought to the surface and so these molecules los ...

(2 pages) 21 0 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Full classification of the Giant Squid (Architeuthis dux)

t higher temperatures. If a squid swims too close to the surface, it will actually suffocate in the warmer water. Warm water will cause a giant squid to rise to the surface and not be able to get back ...

(4 pages) 38 1 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Peter The Great

s it did. Creating the largest standing army in europe he wanted to take over enough land to have a warm-water port. Now this warm-water port was a good idea, this would give him access to a water way ...

(2 pages) 28 0 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Why Did Truman initiate his so-called Truman Doctrine in 1947?

n political favor.The Soviet's "obsession with security" and desperate need for buffer states and a warm-water port were misunderstood as actions taken to convert more nations into communism. Clearly, ...

(2 pages) 42 0 4.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

When not to cook and what you need to do before cooking. The most important thing to remember

food as it is the most common source of food contamination. You must wash your hands properly. Use warm water, soap, working up a latter by rubbing in a circular motion for at least a minute, making ... ing sure you clean between the fingers, up the arm and brushing under your fingernails. Rinse under warm water. Dry hands with disposable towel or hot air. Use clean paper to turn off tap otherwise yo ...

(2 pages) 18 0 4.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Research and Evaluation: Weather Phenomenon

, Pennsylvania? Lake effect snow is caused by the temperature contrast between cold air moving over warm water. The bottom layer of air is heated from below by the water causing moisture to evaporate ... r of air is heated from below by the water causing moisture to evaporate into the air. Knowing that warm air is lighter and less dense than cold air, we know that the heated air rises, then cools even ...

(3 pages) 34 0 3.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Meteorology

Killer Whales

, Kachemak Bay, San Juan Islands, and Orcas Island.In addition killer whales also have been seen in warm water areas such as Hawaii, Australia, Galapagos Islands, Bahamas, and the Gulf of Mexico. Thes ... Current (in the region of Vancouver), and the Gulf Stream (the coast of eastern United States) are warm currents. The western part the United States is mainly made up of cold currents as well as the ...

(3 pages) 14 0 5.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

New Year's Eve

der that the part was only a few short hours away. I hopped in the shower and luxuriated under the warm water. After I finished my shower, I went to my closet; I picked out a tan pants, and a red sh ...

(4 pages) 19 1 1.0 Feb/2008

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

Changes in Russia 1450-1750

cold empire with almost no transportation; no navy, a limited army, very few decent roads, and few warm water ports. Peter hoped to strengthen his country by westernizing it. After a long visit to En ...

(2 pages) 18 0 2.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The effects of Rhincodon typus (the Whale Shark) on Coral Reefs do to their feeding of larvae during Coral and Coral Fishes spawning aggregations.

ry about 300 embryos. The amount of propagations in a lifetime is still unknown to us. They live in warm water along the coast and open seas and spend most of their time near the surface. Although Rhi ... and MigrationThe Rhincodon typus has a very widespread distribution, occurring in all tropical and warm temperate seas, except in the Mediterranean. It occurs throughout the Atlantic Ocean, from New ...

(10 pages) 17 0 4.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

An essay on the causes of drought in Australia

hen it is below 10.Probably the main cause of drought in eastern Australiais El Niño Ð a warm ocean current in thePacific. At irregular intervals, it spreads furthersouth and the water in t ... lar intervals, it spreads furthersouth and the water in the central and easternPacific becomes much warmer, bringing heavy rainfalland floods to arid parts of South America.At the same time, normally ...

(2 pages) 1327 0 0.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Organic Synthesis: Preparation & Analysis of Aspirin

melt at temperatures above 100˚ C Synthesis of aspirin We started this experiment preparing a warm water bath (around 85 degree C), and taking dry and heated 125 ml Erlenmeyer flask .Next step w ...

(3 pages) 106 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

How to have beautiful feet

ges. Then use an emery board to file the toenails so that they are all smooth.Fill a bowl with some warm water. Put the feet in the bowl and use lotion or foot scrub to soften the feet. Then rub the h ...

(2 pages) 16 1 3.5 Dec/2008

Subjects: Art Essays

Was "Peter the Great", Czar of Russia, actually Great?

for trade and communication with the Western Europeans. And while he was unsuccessful at gaining a warm-water port, his objective was completed by Catherine the Great shortly after. Russia gained pow ...

(4 pages) 17 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History