Essays Tagged: "appendages"

Descriptions of the components of a plant cell.

o other cells if the situation arises. The golgi is simply a membrane sack with small tentacle like appendages that uses active transport to propel itself around until it reaches its destination. The ...

(7 pages) 81 1 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Microbiology

Biofilms: The Who, What, Where, Why, and How's

nd some amount of water.Bacteria have a few key ways to attach to a surface. Pili, short structural appendages connected to the cell wall, can help attach bacteria to a variety of surfaces. Another at ...

(2 pages) 55 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Microbiology

Cosmetic Surgery: Only Superficial

of World War I and World War II, many individuals lay victim to physical damages as well as loss of appendages. "In the effort to assimilate these war heroes back into society after their duty in the ...

(7 pages) 242 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Body modification

t and modification is a very broad subject, ranging from ceremonial body paint to the amputation of appendages. In modern society many people today are looking more like tribal warriors of many Africa ...

(4 pages) 89 1 4.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays


keleton (a skeleton on the outside of the body)* body divided into distinct parts* jointed legs and appendages* bilateral symmetry (both sides of the body are the same)I will focusing on the arthropod ... body regions: cephalothorax, abdomen* eight legs* no antennae* Mouth parts are chelicerae(modified appendages) which in spiders are fangs.Spiders are ancient animals with a history going back many mi ...

(3 pages) 32 1 2.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

The Earthworm

anges in the environment and how we know it is an invertebrate. The earthworms lack eyes and appendages, but are sensitive over their entire body surface. The earthworms senses take them to the ... for that season. In the winter they burrow beneath the frost line. The earthworm has no backbone or appendages. If you feel the worm you will not feel any bones on the inside as it has no backbone, th ...

(1 pages) 606 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Effects Of European Wars On Early America

. This angered the colonists and they realized their mother country of England considered them more appendages to their empire rather than true Englishmen.The encounters between the British colonists ...

(1 pages) 680 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Animal testing is unethical and should be regulated.

ng the nerves removed from your limbs and then stimuli-flames and electrical shocks-applied to your appendages to see if you can feel it. This is an actual test that was preformed on monkeys in Silver ...

(5 pages) 83 0 4.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Animal Testing

Digital Technologies in Art - Stelarc, Patricia Piccinini and Zaha Hadid

rmed a range of works involving machinery in some way, usually being attached to him in the form of appendages, such as with his Third Hand (various performances), or via a cable hook up such as in Pi ...

(12 pages) 37 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Art Essays

Shrimp life

fishing industry, is the curved muscle extracted from the abdomen.) The animals have eight pairs of appendages on the thorax: the front three, called maxillipeds, are mouthparts used for feeding; the ...

(8 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology


ands to serve as the focal point of the tale. At first the reader is not told the importance of the appendages but as the story unfolds one learns that Wing Biddlebaum, previously Adolph Myers, was ac ...

(4 pages) 1409 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Structure of DNA

parate strands of the DNA are attached by an appendage made up of one of four separate bases. These appendages represent the "rungs" of the DNA "ladder" and are attached to the complimentary strand or ...

(4 pages) 184 1 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Science Essays