Essays Tagged: "breakthroughs"

The History and Future of Computers

logy it is now possible for more and more Canadians to have personal computers in their homes. With breakthroughs in computer processing speeds and with computer storage capacity, the combination of t ...

(4 pages) 189 3 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Food Preservation

the one fuel that keeps our lives going; FOOD.As early as the beginning of the 19th century, major breakthroughs in food preservation had begun. Soldiers and seamen, fighting in Napoleons army were l ...

(11 pages) 136 0 4.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

The recent Negative effect of technology on society

s something newarising so humans can cope with their physical environment. One of the most importantbreakthroughs for technology was the agricultural system. The agricultural system wasthe basis for t ...

(7 pages) 213 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

a report about the life of lianardo Da Vinci

The Renaissance was one of the most important movements in the history of the world. Numerous breakthroughs were made during this time. The renaissance took place during the 14th, 15th, and 16th ...

(3 pages) 116 1 4.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Triumphs and failures of Beethoven

bridge between the 18th-centuryclassical period and the new beginnings of Romanticism. His greatestbreakthroughs in composition came in his instrumental work, includinghis symphonies. Unlike his pred ...

(3 pages) 78 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Can Technologies determine modern social customs and ethics?

l of development and is keeping its blinding pace to evolve forward. Manifest as the groundbreaking breakthroughs engendered by technology are, people are inclined to favor that technology are juggern ...

(2 pages) 122 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Artificial Intelligence

The seventeenth and eighteenth centuries were witness to several intellectual revolutions in Europe.

d by these developments, Enlightenment thinkers of the eighteenth century attempted to make similar breakthroughs in the fields of society and government. Human nature, they claimed, was subject to la ...

(6 pages) 76 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Tourism - Discuss how changes in air transport since the 1950's are reflected in both leisure and business travel trends

e over one century old. In the first half of the century progress was extremely fast, with frequent breakthroughs and developments. In the second half of the century progress was much smaller. Aircraf ...

(6 pages) 127 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Astronomy in the 21st century. Describe the progress of Astronomy in the 21st Century.

ies are emerging in the field of astronomy. It is rapidly becoming the major sector responsible for breakthroughs meant for the various scientific communities as a whole. Prominent researches such Isa ... if so what happened before then? What is the nature of time? Will it ever come to an end? ". Recent breakthroughs in physics, made possible in part by the rapidly new technologies suggest answers to s ...

(3 pages) 125 2 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy


dnotes or even other pages. Is not that what hypertext is all about? Today with all the technologic breakthroughs, hypertext has evolved in what we know today, a non-linear structure that breaks the t ...

(2 pages) 48 1 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Mental Health Care Reform

h the matter in a more humane and compassionate way. The progression of mental health care had many breakthroughs over the years to come, the most noteworthy being the mental health reform movement in ...

(4 pages) 135 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Spread of Personal Technology and their effects

due to the amount of homes that do not have a computer, television, or VCR, which is minimal. Many breakthroughs in technology promise a simple life for people; in reality very few technological adva ...

(4 pages) 131 0 4.9 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Total Quality Management

ternal customers and suppliers by integrating the business environment, continuous improvement, and breakthroughs with development, improvement, and maintenance cycles while changing organizational cu ...

(3 pages) 187 0 2.4 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Mary Shelley: Champion of Nature and the Natural (Asked to relate Romantic influence in the novel)

e of Enlightenment arose the belief that reason was the answer to all of mankind's problems. Recent breakthroughs in the sciences not only allowed for a greater understanding of the world, but more im ...

(3 pages) 41 0 3.8 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A Beautiful Mind

titive and arrogant human being.Today Nash's theories influence global trade negotiations, and even breakthroughs in evolutionary biology. After marrying the love of his life Alicia, John is diagnosed ...

(2 pages) 98 0 4.6 Dec/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Stem Cell Debate and Resolution

scovery, separation, and culturing of human embryonic stem cells has been one of the most important breakthroughs in biomedicine of the century. The discovery of cells is such a huge potential for imp ... n an embryonic stem cells researcher shows potential, it makes international news, while tremendous breakthroughs with adult stem cells are as a rule ignored. Welcome to what's been called "stem-cell ...

(13 pages) 216 0 4.6 Jan/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Communication Reform

In the past, it has been shown that with each new wave of breakthroughs of communications technology, there has been a trend towards a change throughout the e ... , they were happening when the first trans-atlantic cable was built. (Stephenson 144) Technological breakthroughs have created new industries, which have created new businesses, which has created gove ...

(12 pages) 77 0 4.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Benefits of Stem Cell Research w/ 7 works cited

e changed the way people look at the scientific side of medical research. Along with the remarkable breakthroughs of medical research comes the cons that have derived from the practice. This includes ... contains a good and bad side is stem cell research. Stem cell research could be one of the biggest breakthroughs in medical history. Although it could be the cure to a vast number of diseases, there ...

(5 pages) 460 1 4.9 Aug/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Expert Systems Analysis.

s in general purpose programs. However despite some interesting progress, this strategy produced no breakthroughs. Developing general purpose programs was too difficult and ultimately fruitless. The m ...

(33 pages) 217 0 4.6 Aug/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Artificial Intelligence

Road to Calculus.

The road to calculus is steadily being built. Mathematicians are constantly making breakthroughs but they could not do it if the foundation had not been laid down properly. The very f ... that took several influential people to build. It is still not complete even though a lot of major breakthroughs have been accomplished. Who knows somebody may come along someday and prove everybody ...

(3 pages) 93 2 4.4 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics