Essays Tagged: "nuclear bomb"

What do print journalist and electronic journalists share in common? What distinctive differences are their between print and electronic journalist.

preparing us for another onslaught of hype.Media hype, sports hype, movie hype, global warming hype,nuclear bomb hype, it's coming at us from all directions, and most of the hoopla is being generated ...

(4 pages) 139 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Nuked, why nuclear weapons should be banned

BOOM! That's the sound of a nuclear bomb going exploding, and a split second after a person hears that sound he most likely will ... s him at 100 mph. If he's not burnt to a crisp by this great wall of fire, he will be killed by the nuclear fallout that will eat him alive starting from the inside and working its way out. There are ... re in the war in Saudi Arabia are now having medical problems. This is one of the three main causes nuclear weapons should be banned, not to mention the amount of money they cost, and the space they t ...

(3 pages) 84 1 2.6 Apr/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

The Development of the Atomic Bomb and its Impact on WWII

mb began in Rome in 1934 when the first atom was split, by August 6, 1945 the world had entered the nuclear age when the first atomic bomb was detonated in war over the Japanese city of Hiroshima. The ... onated in war over the Japanese city of Hiroshima. The United States path to the development of the nuclear bomb was referred to by president Truman as 'the greatest achievement of organized science i ...

(6 pages) 237 0 5.0 May/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

How Albert Einstein's Knowledge Aided Civilization

massive amounts of energy to be released. There are two common forms of this technology today, the Nuclear Power Plants, and the Atomic, or Nuclear Bomb.During the WWII battles with Japan, the United ... .Soon after the United States used this weapon on Japan twice, The Soviet Union developed their own nuclear weapon. The Arms Race was on. Suddenly both countries expended large amounts of resources on ...

(3 pages) 67 0 4.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

The Internet has revolutionised the media: discuss.

verely dented the unparalleled sense of security Americans had had since the explosion of the first nuclear bomb thirteen years earlier. An immediate reaction was to set up the Advanced Research Proje ... ical advances by the 'enemy', and its original remits were related to space, ballistic missiles and nuclear test monitoring. An MIT scientist, John Licklider, who had just recently published a memoran ...

(6 pages) 186 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Pyschology. Anger Management. 10 pages, 2800 words with references. Written by a 4.0 gpa student.

sconception about anger is that it is always a bad thing. However, anger can be as destructive as a nuclear bomb, or as productive as a nuclear power plant. It is essential to learn to harness the pow ...

(11 pages) 323 2 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

A description of the commencement and unexpected stop to the production of the canadian Avro Arrow by the US government.

surfacing. At the same time, the Cold War was "heating up" between the United States and the USSR. Nuclear bomb threats were imminent and American citizens lived in fear that a nuclear war would begi ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A bookreport done on the novel Cat's Cradle written by Kurt Vonnegut.

gh the eyes of an author by the name of Jonah, who wanted to write a biography on the father of the nuclear bomb, Felix Hoenikker. But while he was doing his research, he stumbled upon a weird adventu ...

(14 pages) 43 1 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Nuclear power: Advatages and disadvatages, also a short history of nuclear technology.

Nuclear reactors are a great achievement in the human race. Reactors where originally used for resea ... great achievement in the human race. Reactors where originally used for research into the world of nuclear energy. The first reactor was built and sustained by the Italian scientist Enrico Fermi, at ... ely). After Mr. Fermi won the Nobel Prize, he went on to Los Alamos, New Mexico to create the first nuclear bomb. There are many advantages as well as disadvantages. The most obvious advantage is that ...

(3 pages) 130 0 4.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

The World War II You Will Love This!!!

, 1939 Albert Einstein writes letter to President Roosevelt about the possibility of constructing a nuclear bomb.September 1, 1939 Germany invades Poland. Britain and France give Hitler ultimatum.Sept ... f seven scientists issues a report to the U.S. secretary of war urging the United States not to use nuclear bombs against Japan, but rather to demonstrate a nuclear explosion before representatives of ...

(4 pages) 65 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Why and how are nuclear weapons relevant to world politics in the late 1990's?

Why and how are nuclear weapons relevant to world politics in the late 1990's?The detonation of the first nuclear bo ... tical relations on the global scene. There have been various dilemmas resulting from the threats of nuclear weapons since 1945 which has placed immense pressure upon the international system, and the ... ration between them if stability and order is to be brought to the World. More recently however the nuclear weapons debate has also illustrated how the actions of non-State actors affects the system o ...

(9 pages) 136 0 4.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

The impact of nuclear testing on the Australian environment

The impact of British nuclear tests in Australia, as well as the government funded uranium mines which operated from the 1 ... term damage to water systems, wildlife and plant life. In order to understand why Britain undertook nuclear tests in Australia and why the Australian government helped to fund uranium mining, one must ... ent, under Prime Minister Clemet Atlee, who it could be argued was eager for the country to acquire nuclear weapon capabilities due to the fear that if the United States were the only country to have ...

(12 pages) 39 0 3.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Health Concerns of Expousure to Radiation

fected by natural sources of radiation. Some people might also have been affected by radiation from nuclear fallout or a nuclear bomb. I will explain to you the concerns and effects in various biologi ... radiation that you don't come in contact with everyday is the fallout that you might receive from a nuclear power plant. On 1986, after several human errors, reactor 4 at Chernobyl Power Plant explode ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

United States Nuclear Arsenal.

UNITED STATES NUCLEAR ARSENAL"Now, I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds." said Robert Oppenheimer, one of th ... worlds." said Robert Oppenheimer, one of the many scientists who assisted in the development of the nuclear bomb. He knew that he created a weapon so deadly that it could force the end of mankind. The ... eadly that it could force the end of mankind. The United States has been the only country to drop a nuclear bomb on another country and when it did it was disastrous. The two Japanese cities that the ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

A close look at Cloning

d be retracted from public databases; such as the internet. Cloning should be looked at like it's a nuclear bomb; you don't want to distribute the recipe out to the public at large. In fact, you want ...

(5 pages) 47 1 4.2 Aug/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The development of Nuclear Weapons.

During last 50 years of development, the nuclear bomb, as the ultimate weapon became the peacekeeping force on the earth. The nuclear bomb wa ... and was successfully tested in the New Mexico on July 16 1945. At this point started the change of nuclear weapon from ultimate weapon to political weapon. USA decided to use the atomic bomb to defea ... eded to end the war and in the summer 1945 the USA dropped two bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The nuclear weapon raised the confidence of USA but president Truman did not ordered its mass production ...

(5 pages) 89 0 4.3 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

The survivor on the land of Hiroshima - Miss Toshinki Sasaki.

e streets of Hiroshima and more than a hundred thousand were injured. According to researchers, the nuclear bomb that was dropped there was made from highly-enriched uranium-235. About sixty kilograms ...

(4 pages) 25 0 4.5 Nov/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Nuclear Nightmares: Where Do We Go From Here?

to be secure." We have created our future and our doom. The United States was the first to utilize nuclear fission in a military aspect, and with great power comes great responsibility. Before, conve ... m in an atomic bomb can release explosives up to 16 million pounds. The two are incomparable, a non-nuclear bomb could take out an infantry squadron, while a nuclear bomb could take out a small countr ...

(4 pages) 28 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Cuban missile crisis

The Cuban Missile crisis brought the world to the brink of nuclear war. The two Superpowers almost obliterated the world. But the question remains whose fault ... he late 40's. The USA however had one advantage, The Atomic bomb.In 1954 Russia detonated its first nuclear bomb and now could rival the USA's bargaining tool. The world now had two Super powers that ... ch other in every aspect to prove that its ideology was better.By 1960 both sides had missiles with nuclear tipped warheads. The US had missiles installed in Turkey 150 miles from Soviet territory. Th ...

(5 pages) 65 3 3.2 Aug/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Professor Grin's: Economic Meltdown

..Professor Grin snickered; confidently to himself he had just created the world's most devastating nuclear bomb. His sinister plan to destroy the worlds economies was almost complete, his first targe ...

(3 pages) 6 0 3.0 Sep/2006

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