Essays Tagged: "new discoveries"

New Developments or Research in Genetic Cloning

ning research from 1992-1997 Lots of materials, thoroughly researched. Little short on endnotes.New Developments or Research in Genetic Cloning: Summary        Since genetic cl ...        Since genetic cloning is a very wide topic, the focus of my paper lies mainly on the new discoveries which might be beneficial to human beings. The focus of the first section of the pa ...

(11 pages) 409 0 5.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Positive and Negative Advances in Biotechnology. Positive and Negative advances dealing with cloning,stem cell,genetic experimentation, and also "designer babys" are covered in this essay.

Research has given them the ability to find cures for diseases, to allow people to live longer with new medications, and also to solve crimes that may have been unsolved due to a lack in technology. B ... nsolved due to a lack in technology. Biotechnology has given humanity a great deal of advances with new discoveries, but some may think it's a privilege that is being abused.I believe that biotechnolo ...

(5 pages) 279 0 3.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Food Preservation

the history of mankind science has searched into the realms of the unknown. Along with it bringing new discoveries, allowing for our lives to become healthier, more efficient, safer, and at the same ... age. This breakthrough increased the dependability of the food canning process. As the years passed new techniques assuring food preservation would come and go, opening newdoors to further research.FO ...

(11 pages) 136 0 4.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Rutherford's Gold Foil Experiment

in Montreal accepted him as a professor of chemistry. Upon performing many experiments and finding new discoveries at McGill university, Rutherford was rewarded the nobel prize for chemistry. In 1907 ... fifteen-inch shell at a piece of tissue paper and it came back and hit you.' Soon he came up with a new atomic model based on the results of this experiment. Nevertheless his findings and the new atom ...

(3 pages) 47 1 3.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Industrial Revolution

Industrial Revolution - fINALThe Industrial Revolution was a step forward for the world as shown by new advances in technology, new working conditions, and the revolution's profound effect on society. ... trial Revolution transformed government, industry, education and man's overall outlook on life.Many new discoveries, inventions and technology were a direct result of the Industrial Revolution. In the ...

(3 pages) 339 4 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The nervous system and its bodily functions.

oughts, feelings, and bodily functions. It is an important factor in science because it can lead to new discoveries for cures or diseases. The studies of the nervous system helped lower death rates fr ...

(8 pages) 207 0 4.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Stem Cell Technologies.

ology thereare still diseases, illnesses and conditions that cannot betreated or cured effectively. New discoveries and complicationscommonly come about in today's world. Scientists are studyinghuman ... discovered how toisolate stem cells from human embryos and grow the cells in thelaboratory. In this new area of Science, questions arise asrapidly as new discoveries are made.Over 20 years ago, scient ...

(5 pages) 160 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

The significance of the 'Cogito' for Cartesian and modern philosophy.

come with Descartes and his contemporaries when the European world was reflecting and analysing the new discoveries and achievements that had settled themselves into society.As a scientist, Descartes ... ture like a mechanical machine. Descartes interest in the project of establishing a method for this new advancing science is one of the core motivations towards his work in epistemology and why he was ...

(9 pages) 134 1 4.1 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Latest Stem Cell research.

f scientific inquiry, research on stem cells raises scientific questions as rapidly as it generates new discoveries.The NIH developed this primer to help readers understand the answers to questions su ... What different types of stem cells are there and where do they come from? What is the potential for new medical treatments using stem cells? A. What are stem cells and why are they important?Stem cell ...

(5 pages) 191 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Plant Biology

Scientific vs. Religious Views On Cloning.

Scientific vs. Religious Views on CloningFor many years man has driven himself to make new discoveries to better the life for mankind. We call these people scientists; they try to make ne ... strands from the dead child can be cloned. A man in badly need of a heart transplant can be given a new, and healthy heart just like that. A widow, of a man who has lost his wife due to the battle of ... ts" rather than people in the society in grand scale. When we think of cloning we should think of a new race, a new breed that will cause, more already ongoing discrimination. So why make more unneces ...

(6 pages) 93 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

An essay describing the theory of evolution and its basic tenets

argument were flawed due to the lack of the development of science at that time. Since then, the renewed interest in the work of Gregor Mendel and other new discoveries in genetics have given evoluti ... A mutation is the change in the nucleotide sequence of DNA. The organism then exhibits an entirely new change in its genetic make up. It should be known that the majority of mutations are harmful and ...

(8 pages) 134 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

An essay on the history and present western and american intervention in the middle east.

tion has been carried out to ensure the control of the world's most valuable energy source. Despite new discoveries of oil reserves in Central Asia, the Middle East still has two-thirds of the world's ... black gold."After the collapse of the Ottoman Empire, Britain and France drew the boundaries of the new states in the Middle East with absolutely no say from the people of the regions. All promises of ...

(33 pages) 460 0 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The History of the Periodic Table

ous elements. The periodic table was developed and improved by scientists throughout the century as new discoveries were found.In the early eighteen hundred's, Dobereiner discovered that elements that ... iscovered weights of sixty elements that was known at the time. Afterwards, a table was arranged by Newlans and each element was given a number based on their atomic weights. Lothan Meyer and Dimity M ...

(2 pages) 61 1 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Assess the roles played by science and technology in the construction of c19th and/or c20th American urban space?

s in bringing the great economic and cultural prosperity that America experienced during the 1920s. New advancements, new discoveries, and new inventions such as the car, radio, pharmacy and theatre i ... ustry, it boosted road construction, extended the 1920s housing boom to suburbs, and even developed new businesses" (Bruce, pg79-80). The success of Ford can be compared to the richest man in the worl ...

(7 pages) 32 0 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Are UFOs Real or Not?

d burst because of the thinner air pressure and birds do not fly at 30,000 feet. Each day there are new discoveries about science travel, and the search for life in space. (Fuch 41-43).Like for instan ... rnold spotted a nine disc- shaped objects flying in at an estimated 1,200 mph over Washington. In a newspaper interview he compared their motion to that of stones skipping across water. Soon afterward ...

(5 pages) 39 0 3.7 Apr/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

The Scientific Revolution: How Scientists and Philosophers Changed Medieval Ideas on Science and Natural Law

Major turning points in the world are often due to new discoveries that leave a lasting impression on civilization. Such discoveries challenged beliefs ... to a profound rethinking of moral and religious matters, as well as scientific theory" (W.H. 449). New types of thinking were inspired by scholars such as Copernicus who tried to simplify mathematics ... that even the Universe was subject to mathematical laws. As these scholars replaced old ideas with new theories, they slowly changed the direction of society's thoughts. Scholars embarked on searchin ...

(9 pages) 89 0 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Research paper on Stem Cell Therapy.

scientific inquiry, research on stem cells raises many ethical questions as rapidly as it generates new discoveries. For example embryonic stem cell can be collected and later grown into any needed ce ... the patient's body when enough has been collected. The ideal of using a patients stem cells to make new ones has got some support from those that oppose it in the past. There are not too many objectio ...

(7 pages) 173 0 3.4 Aug/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Plant Biology

Research Question: How does the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) use religion as a tool to achieve its political target?

gress alone would not give lasting pleasure or satisfaction which means that scientific technology, new discoveries and all kinds of material progress cannot possibly bring ultimate and permanent plea ... nge his mind to invite the Dalai Lama and Panchen Lama to Beijing after the Peking Guang Ming Daily News acknowledged "Members of the Tibetan race, be they roving herdsmen or agriculturists, are all b ...

(15 pages) 66 0 3.7 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Leonardo da Vinci's "Ginevra de' Benci".

Juxtaposed to the dark ages, is an age of light, an era of new discoveries and new ambitions. It is the age of the Renaissance: "this century, like a golden ag ... nence in future pieces, such as The Madonna of the Carnation, 1478.By putting forth a fundamentally new female image, Leonardo denied many of the formal conventions of the High Renaissance, such as th ... ration. In doing so, he created Ginevra de' Benci, a revolutionary painting in Italy, putting forth new ideals for women, new conventions in art, and new understandings amongst humanity. One piece at ...

(5 pages) 40 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

With regards to the history of the American civilization in a retrospective view from a future native historian - An essay written from the future perspective looking back on America

a walk.........1492. A man takes a gamble; risking it all a man crossed a vast ocean in search of a new world. The man was labeled as insane, crazy, a mindless dreamer who belonged locked away because ... ed away because of his ideas. How they were wrong. What Columbus risked brought forward virtually a new nation and country. "Laying the brickwork for future generations", one might say. Throughout the ...

(6 pages) 43 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History