Essays Tagged: "air water"

Becoming an Ecologist is an Exciting Venture

that,'. . . the ecologist is the one that brings together the study of all natural systems- earth, air, water, plants, and animals. Connections between living organisms and effects of their interacti ...

(5 pages) 77 0 3.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Becoming an Ecologist is an Exciting Venture

that,'. . . the ecologist is the one that brings together the study of all natural systems- earth, air, water, plants, and animals. Connections between living organisms and effects of their interacti ...

(5 pages) 172 2 4.5 Mar/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Humanity is the Greatest Failure of Evolution. Strong introduction, weakens as it reachs the end. Includes reference to 1984 and Animal Farm by George Orwell

. And there is nothing to stop us from destroying all other life before us. We continue to turn the air, water and the very ground we walk on into a poisonous mix simply so we do not have to walk. The ...

(4 pages) 90 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays


use antibiotics to help fight the germs in a patient. Antibiotics are obtained from plants, fungi, air, water, soil, just about anything on earth. Antibiotics kill and attack the germ or virus in the ...

(4 pages) 89 0 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The main cause of environmental degradation is the size of the human population.

ndividual contributions to pollution. As a result, population increase yields heightened demands on air, water, and land environments, because they offer essential assets and act as sinks for environm ... (Meadows et al., 1992)Global population size is inherently connected, through development, to land, air, and water environments as I said previously. While the scale of resource use and the level of w ...

(8 pages) 377 0 4.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Analyzing the human characteristics of the aged by using Maslow's theory of human needs

themselves from bottom to top in the pyramid. Physiological needs are the very basic needs such as air, water, food, sleep, sex, etc. When these are not satisfied we may feel sickness, irritation, pa ... ld person may dozes in the sun, spends his remaining years smoothly and dies peacefully in the armchair, while some old people who suffer greatly from diseases, even those who are handicapped, are mor ...

(4 pages) 107 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Malcolm X's hierarchy of needs chart.

Psychological NeedsMalcolm X, just like anybody else, needed air, water, and food supply to be able to survive. Fortunately this was given to him from his family ...

(2 pages) 59 3 3.9 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Talks about the creation of the periodic table and some of its elements

l of the human being.It was once thought that only four elements existed. These elements were fire, air, water, and earth. However, these four Greek elements are not elements at all because they can b ... as fire bombs during wars. The element oxygen is in also in our everyday lives because it is in the air that we breathe. A scientist by the name of Priestly questioned if the air was a pure substance. ...

(3 pages) 40 3 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Pollution: This essay answers to questions like "What is pollution?", "Why do we have pollution?" and etc..

lso created pollution as the adverse effect.The definition of pollution is the contamination of the air, water, and land. We have to recognise that pollution is inevitable in any developing country, a ... think that it is not their business.Thus, the pernicious effect of pollutants that contaminate the air, water and land and even sound are the price we have to pay for development. The significant eff ...

(1 pages) 89 0 3.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Thermal Decomposition of Metal carbonates

is and where to place it in the reactivity series you have to see how the metal reacts to:? Oxygen (air)? Water? AcidWhen metals are heated they react with oxygen in the air. As the metal is heated it ... s called an oxidation reaction, because the metal gains an oxygen.The formula for the reaction with air is:Metal + Oxygen = Metal OxideMetals can also be placed in water to see how they react. Again t ...

(12 pages) 36 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science


homes will be underwater never to be lived in again.There are many types of pollution some include air, water and soil. There are more but these are just the main ones. Due to the many types pollutio ... ources. These resources perform different tasks. All are vital services for the Earth. They enhance air and water quality, provide habitats for plants and animals and provide food. Simply put we live ...

(3 pages) 115 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Environmental Pollution

lution. According to Social Problems by author James Henslin, "Pollution is the accumulation in the air, water, and land of substances harmful to living things." (Henslin, pg 471) In this paper, I wis ... at theory and they are really killing off our Earth and also physically harming themselves from the air they breathe and the water they swim in. Our Earth is fragile and doesn't recover overnight but ...

(6 pages) 251 0 4.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science


during its lifetime," (Miller, 1992:144). It can also be defined as the natural conditions, such as air, water, and land in which people, animals and plants live.Conservation is the protection of natu ...

(3 pages) 87 0 2.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science


than 200 major rollbacks of America's environmental laws, weakening the protection of our country's air, water, public lands and wildlife. Cloaked in meticulously crafted language designed to deceive ... rimmest environmental record of any governor during his tenure in Texas. Texas became number one in air and water pollution and in the release of toxic chemicals. In his six years in Austin, he champi ...

(7 pages) 101 0 1.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Toxic waste

arded material that can pose a long-term risk to health or environment. Toxics can be released into air, water, or land, thus contaminating it. There are numerous kinds of toxic wastes. Some of the im ...

(2 pages) 39 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs within Lord of the Flies Essay about book: Lord of the Flies by: William Golding

st and basic need of Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs is physiological needs, which are the necessity of air, water, food, sleep, and shelter. Throughout the novel, the majority of the boys acquired all of ... other little boys began to shake and sob too. And in the middle of them, with filthy body, matted hair, unwiped nose, Ralph wept fir the end of innocence, the darkness of a man's heart, and the fall ...

(6 pages) 66 0 3.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What will happen in the next 50 years if we don't do any thing about the environment?

oil petrol, gas and silver. We will run out of all the vitamins and minerals.There will be a lot of air, water and other pollutions and if there is pollution in the air there will be clouds and the na ...

(1 pages) 31 2 1.5 Feb/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays


"Fresh air can seriously damage your health". A most unlikely Government Health warning but, for the patien ... vernment Health warning but, for the patient with Acquired Immunodeficiency Disease Syndrome, AIDS, air-borne infection presents a constant threat of pneumonia and death. Nearly all will die of diseas ... re in the environment, and harmless to the normal, healthy individual. It could almost be said that air, water and food carry death to anyone infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus, HIV - the ...

(6 pages) 124 1 3.6 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Human and Environment

ce where these livings organism can find their essential needs.There are three types of pollutions: air, water pollution and soil contamination, all of them are resulted by human activities. The air p ... e resulted by human activities. The air pollution is the presence of all kinds of pollutants in the air that we breath, such as dust, fumes, gas, mist, odor, smoke, or vapor. There are Varity of sourc ...

(1 pages) 17 0 1.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing


Hippocratic Collection, or Corpus Hippocraticus. Another major contributes were the writings about Air, Water, and Places. These writings are primarily about what to do when sick and too keep from ge ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine