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Language: The Future o English - Greater Language with Simpler Core In the Late Middle Ages, which was a period dominated by Latin language, a Spanish speaking Italian explorer Christopher Columbus decided to find a new sea lane to east by sailing west. Unbeknownst to him, he discovered a whole new continent. Little did Columbus know that not only did his voyage help ending one of the longest and darkest periods in Europe’s history, but it also made way for the English language world conquest half a millennium later. Today, English is one of the most widely spoken languages globally and perhaps the most common lingua franca in the world according to the British Council....   [tags: past, future, columbus, history]
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The Future of Man: Bright or Bleak? - For almost all of recorded history, man has been fascinated with his future and all of both the wonders and horrors it might hold. From the Aztecs, who created a calendar that dated all the way to a couple of years prior to today, to the famed Nostradamus who was allegedly clairvoyant and whose prophecies have been interpreted to fit modern happenings, to modern-day apocalypse writers, man is held captivated by that which he cannot know for certain: the future. Many literary artists have published works on their idea of the future of both the human race and our planet, with very few of them having much of a positive outlook....   [tags: man extinction, human's future, dystopia]
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Satire and Tone in "The Once and Future King" - There is a direct link in Book I and Book IV of the Once and Future King from the animation and adventure that Wart experiences to the fall of King Arthur’s reign. The shift is long and detailed but in the end everything ties together. Although at points the plot is grim, White throws in a little bit of satire throughout every book, for example in Book II when the Orkney environment is harsh but then it is contradicted by the behavior of Sir Pellinore, Sir Grummore, and Sir Palomides. In Book III, it is very descriptive and tedious with a darker tone, but then also is offset by Lancelot’s adventures....   [tags: Once and Future King, White, ] 472 words
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Brave New World: Idea of the Future - Imagine a life of luxury and happiness. Sounds like a dream . . . but what if it was reality. Aldous Huxley's novel Brave New World explains how society turns into a dystopian future. He shows a world where humans are developed and controlled in means of stability. Aldous Huxley was raised in a family well-known for their intellectual and scientific achievements (Magill 952 -956). Therefore, he became a genius and even a prodigy for being brilliant and creative (Napierkowski and Stanley 32-34). He grew up to be a famous author, making science fiction and futuristic novels....   [tags: luxury, dystopian future, aldoues huxley]
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The Future Is Wild: A Natural History Of The Future - The Future is Wild: A Natural History of the Future The Future is Wild is a very interesting book as it provides us with a peek into the planet earth 200 million years from now. However, the most fascinating aspect of this book is how the authors rely on the knowledge of the past to build the image of the future. This logical linkage between the known past and the mysterious future takes our imagination to its limit, and yet does not cross the limits of our reasoning and logic. The book begins by explaining briefly the history of the planet earth and the frequent patterns of evolution in order to set up the readers’ minds, and then it jumps smoothly five, a hundred, and two hundred million...   [tags: The Future is Wild Book Review] 908 words
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Sustainable Architecture: Meeting the Needs of this Generation while Preserving the Needs of Future Generations - Sustainable architecture is a specific kind of design which focuses on meeting the needs of these generations without compromising the needs of those generations to come. Architects from around the world have become aware of the impact that society has on the environment, and have created sustainable architecture in order to help preserve the environment, but at the same time, create comfortable spaces that are ideal for living and are aesthetically pleasing. This innovative architecture has attracted many architects from all over the world, in order to implement these new structures into every day life....   [tags: Sustainable, architecture, future,] 1323 words
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My Past, Present & Future Self in Hyderabad and the United States - Making my way through the crowded streets of Hyderabad (India), I arrive at the door step of a bakery shop. I have picked up some freshly baked sweet rolls for breakfast. My family really enjoys breakfast the day sweet rolls with jelly and warm milk are on the menu. Over breakfast, my family usually discusses any important events of the day ahead. Most families in India create a strong sense of family bond and aim to instill good values in their children. In this paper, I will be shedding some light on my past and present experiences....   [tags: India, future, biography,]
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Leadership in The Once and Future King - The Once and Future King     Leadership In The Once and Future King T.H. White conveys his personal thoughts on leadership through the help of Merlin, and Wart's transformations. Through each transformation Wart experiences different forms of power, each being a part of a whole idea on how a leader should act.  He must piece together these ideas for the definitive way he should rule as king.  In order to teach Wart,  Merlin transforms him into several different forms, a fish, hawk, ant, goose and a badger....   [tags: Once and Future King Essays] 972 words
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Future of Nuclear Energy in America - Foreword Nuclear Energy has many proponents and much opposition. Many of the groups that oppose nuclear power have legitimate concerns, mainly with the dangers of nuclear material in relation with human health concerns and environmental troubles that are risked by allowing nuclear power plants to increase in number. Yet, many of these opposition groups have made outspoken and radical claims about the “hidden” motives of why nuclear power is promoted and subsidized by our federal government. For example, The Nuclear Information and Resource Service claim that the federal government has the intention of committing genocide against Native Americans because uranium mining is predominantly done...   [tags: The Future Role of Nuclear Power]
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The One and Future King - The One and Future King In The One and Future King by T.H. White the main character, Arthur, learns many important lessons. He is taught many of these lessons by animals. For instance, he learns that "might is right" (White 47) from a fish (which turns out to be false), that ants live dictated lives devoted to war (121), that owls only kill another animal if they are starving (69), and a badger teaches him the story of man's creation (168). One of the most important lessons Arthur learns is from a goose, who tells him of a perfect society....   [tags: Once and Future King Essays] 361 words
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The Once and Future King - The Once and Future King The Once and Future King by T.H. White has a theme which consists of being true to yourself and your beliefs. Many characters and events in this book reinforce this idea and portray it as the main lesson. Readers are affected by learning important life-lessons throughout each chapter and book. Readers learn in the beginning that Arthur strongly believes in keeping his word. Even in Book I, when Arthur was a child, he refused to leave Hob's hawk, Cully, in the forest....   [tags: Once and Future King Essays] 441 words
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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream for the Future - The future. A broad term. An abstract term. A term saturated with meaning, with importance, with significance. Each of us has a slightly different way of defining the word “future”. For some of us, “the future” refers simply to time. To a date. To a random assortment of letters and numbers. For others of us, however, “the future” takes on a completely different meaning. It refers not only to a specific time, but also to our hopes, our goals, our dreams for that time. In the case of Doctor Martin Luther King Junior, it was a “dream for the future” that eventually changed the world....   [tags: future, Martin Luther King Jr., ] 551 words
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Future of an Illusion by Sigmund Freud - Future of an Illusion by Sigmund Freud In his book Future of an Illusion, Sigmund Freud utilizes his method of psychoanalysis on religion by comparing the relationship between human and religion to that of a child and his parents. Freud effectively demonstrates that religion is a product of the human mind. After exposing religion as a an illusion, Freud concludes that humanity will be better off when it has forgone religion. This paper will argue that Freud's assertion that religion is an illusion is correct because of it's blatantly traceable evolution through the history of the human civilization and psyche....   [tags: Future Illusion Sigmund Freud Essays]
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The Code of Chivalry in The Once and Future King - The Code of Chivalry in The Once and Future King       T.H. White's novel The Once and Future King presents a code of chivalry that outlines the expected knightly behavior of the time. This particular code stresses loyalty to one's liege, love and respect toward women, and absolute devotion to justice. At the height of Arthur's kingdom, this code was widely accepted by all. However, as Arthur's kingdom begins to decline, the code of chivalry begins to hold less importance among the people....   [tags: Once and Future King Essays]
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Life's Lessons in The Once and Future King - Life's Lessons in The Once and Future King "The best thing for being sad," replied Merlyn, beginning to puff and blow, "is to learn something. That's the only thing that never fails. You may grow old and trembling in your anatomies, you may lie awake at night listening to the disorder of your veins, you may miss your only love, you may see the world about you devastated by evil lunatics, or know your honor trampled in the sewers of baser minds. There is only one thing for it then -- to learn....   [tags: Once and Future King Essays] 1094 words
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Death in T.S. Eliot's The Wasteland and Maddy's No Past, No Present, No Future - Death in T.S. Eliot's The Wasteland and Maddy's No Past, No Present, No Future Death is an inevitable fact that everyone experiences at some point in their lives. Whether it is losing a friend, family member, someone famous and well known, or finally themselves, everyone knows what it's like to deal with the topic of death. In The Wasteland T. S Eliot is describing death with a very different approach which makes death seem poetic yet very dreary and uninviting. On the other hand, in Yulisa Amadu Maddy's book No Past, No Present, No Future death is not poetic at all but very cold and melancholy....   [tags: Death Eliot Maddy Wasteland Future Past Essays]
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Life Lessons in Yulisa Amadu Maddy’s No Past, No Present, No Future - Life Lessons in Yulisa Amadu Maddy’s No Past, No Present, No Future An age-old cliché states that one really never appreciates what he or she has until it is gone. Does this mean that nobody has ever truly appreciated the gift of life while living. Such an assumption cannot easily be made because no one can truly know the experiences or feelings. One can only try to understand by relating it to personal experience. On the other hand, this cliché would seem to explain the changes that people undergo as a result of a close brush with death....   [tags: Death Maddy No Past Present Future Essays] 1020 words
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T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land and Yulisa Maddy’s No Past No Present No Future - Death and Dying in T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land and Yulisa Maddy’s No Past No Present No Future I am immortal. Although I realize that I will die, I don’t believe it. The fear of death motivates me to ignore my mortality and, in motivating me to ignore, allows me to live a jaded, happy life. If death were a predominant thought, then appreciating life would seem difficult—unless of course I changed my name to Harold. Everyone confronts the idea of death sooner or later; different people just deal with death in different ways....   [tags: Eliot Wasteland Maddy Future Present Past Essays] 1224 words
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Solar Power Has a Future - This is NOT a paper. It is an Annotated Bibliography Plan: I want to look into solar energy and assess how likely it is to change American energy usage through the 21st century. This type of energy has worked well in Germany and should be greatly considered in the US. I think widespread usage of solar energy can prove a large step in solving our current energy crisis and assist in the current climate crisis at the same time. Outline I. Introduction A. The current energy system needs a new solution B....   [tags: Solar Energy is the Future] 4421 words
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The Future of the Internet - In today’s world 3 billion humans are on the internet but there are also 4 billion people that are not. In the beginning of my study on the future of the internet, I asked myself this question: is it possible that everyone could be online and globally connected. Then I asked myself how, if everyone is online, the future of the internet change the experience of everyday life. Looking back, the internet is still a relatively new phenomenon as it was first created back in the 1960’s by a computer scientist named J.C.R Licklider....   [tags: technlogy, the web, users]
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The Future of Nursing - The Future of Nursing Being a registered nurse affords one the option of working in many diverse healthcare settings. In any practice setting the climate of health care change is evident. There are diverse entities involved in the implementation and recommendation of these practice changes. These are led by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), the Institute of Medicine (IOM), nursing campaign for action initiatives, as well as individual state-based action coalitions. Nurses need to be prepared and cognizant of the transformations occurring in health care settings as well as the plans that put them at the forefront of the future....   [tags: health care, IOM, education, nurse]
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Science For the Future - Is the theory of evolution too risqué to teach children, or is it an instrumental part of science education. The article, “Why Evolution Should Be Taught in Public Schools” by Laura H. Kahn addresses this debate. Her title is straightforward, giving us direct insight to what the article will be focused on, drawing in readers with its simplicity. She brings a fresh perspective on the tired argument of evolutionism vs creationism, by bringing up new ideas about how keeping students in the dark about the science of evolution could potentially affect studies on disease prevention in the future....   [tags: evolution, public school, charles darwin]
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The Future of Journalism - Thirty years ago, if I told you that the primary means of communicating and disseminating information would be a series of interconnected computer networks you would of thought I was watching Star Trek or reading a science fiction novel. In 2010, the future of mass media is upon us today; the Internet. The Internet is and will only grow in the future as the primary means of delivering news, information and entertainment to the vast majority of Americans. Mass media as we know it today will take new shape and form in the next few years with the convergence and migration of three legacy mediums (Television, Radio, Newspaper) into one that is based on the Internet and will replace these mediums...   [tags: Journalism ] 1581 words
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Crops of the Future - The Crops of the Future In the world of economics, citizens of America are crops of productivity to be harvested. Some grow into attractive stacks of bills, while others dwindle down into piles of dirt-covered pennies. Like any crop, nutrients are needed for growth. The most important nutrient is education. The more information we invest in a person, the more productive he or she will eventually become. That is why high school and college are extremely important in the lives of Americans. With our unemployment rate as high as 8.9 percent, there must be a change....   [tags: Economics]
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The Future of Responsibility - Even as people in America incline themselves in adopting better living standards, health problems are increasing at an alarming rate. One of the most serious problems nowadays is obesity. To put it simply, obesity is a term used to describe the body weight of a person that is much greater than what is healthy. Unfortunately, the majority of those who are victimized by obesity are children. “Childhood obesity has reached epidemic proportions. Worldwide, approximately 22 million children under 5 years of age are overweight.” (854-855) says Pediatric Cardiologist and obesity expert Albert P....   [tags: Health ]
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The Future of Yesterday - The Future of Yesterday A thin layer of condensed water vapor dispersed from the threshold of the man’s transportation apparatus as the mechanical hatch slowly opened. The man stepped from the machine into a familiar, yet incomplete world. He walked down a nearby street and observed his surroundings, taking note of the minor and substantial differences of this new world. He stopped in front of a small suburban house where a small child was cavorting on a well-groomed lawn. This blissful child reminded the peering man of himself....   [tags: Scientific Research ]
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The Future of Violence - In his Presidential Farewell Address, President Dwight D. Eisenhower warned the American public, and by extension, the world, about the future role of the military-industrial complex if it was left unchecked. In the 21st century, the consequences of a quickly evolving military machine are being felt, especially with the recent developments in the field of robotics. The problematic issue, however, is the role of technology as a driving factor behind this revolution in military affairs (RME), and how it has been complicated by the threat of dispersion through the massive scope of the Internet....   [tags: Kojima Hideo, Metal Gear Solid]
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Power of the Future - Nuclear power is a fuel source that in the race for alternative fuels seems too often forgotten or downplayed. In reality, it can provide numerous quantities of energy from a single atom splitting. The fact that nuclear meltdowns can kill innumerous people often scares the general population away from the thought of using it for a productive purpose. Unfortunately, for the very same reason, a power source capable of providing energy for the entire world remains neglected. Nuclear power should be the next main source of energy because it provides substantially more power than other sources, it is extremely safe, and future advances will provide even greater capabilities....   [tags: Energy]
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The Future of Children - The Future of Children Visualize a time where all the children and teens attended a school that would have no teachers or peers. This is how it would feel if the children attend online school everyday. Many people think that online schooling would really help them but it really ends up being a bigger challenge. When a student takes an online course, they have to be on a computer all day and that is the only way they learn. The courses will charge the user a huge fee for attending their online classes even though they hardly do anything for the consumers....   [tags: online schooling, education, isolation, cost]
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The Future of Biomaterials - The field of biomaterials has been growing forever. It has become more and more advanced over the years, and it is just going to keep growing. There are many uses for it now, such as creating fake skin, making new forms of contact lenses, creating stronger valves that come in and out of the heart, etc. This is an area where so much can be done in the years to come, such as making lives better for some people, finding a cure for devastating diseases like cancer, and most importantly saving people’s lives....   [tags: engineering, organ, tissue, market]
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Literature For The Future - No one can guess what will be of value in 200 years. It could range from things as wild as Tulips or Bat Guano. Paintings range from always obscure to wildly valuable. Technology would be foolish to try and preserve, for what good is something only 50 years ahead of the microprocessor; when the year is 2210. So for my ancestors I would give the nicest Hardback books that I feel have influenced my life. This collection would include (with prices from Amazon): Orwell's dystopian 1984 ($15.60), A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson ($20), Tolkien's epic Lord of the Rings ($65), and the core rulebooks of Dungeons & Dragons ($66.12)....   [tags: Literary Analysis]
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Books of the Future - For hundreds of years people have been documenting their works through bounded pages known as books. Whether these accounts are fiction or non-fiction, the stories and experiences authors tell have been enjoyed by millions across the globe. While readers take pleasure in cuddling up with an intriguing book and forgetting all of the troubles of life, they can dive into the adventures of a person other than themselves. Reading can take a person into times of war and famine, to far-away lands of kings and castles, knights and dragons, or even to historical events....   [tags: Electronic Books Technology]
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The Future of Liberia - 1. INTRODUCTION Currently, the system functional requirements (FUR) are the most focused on aspect during the system requirements gathering phase, while the non-functional requirements (NFR) derived and extracted by the system engineers at a general level. Those NFR of the system, classically left to be handled later by developers in the software system design phase. Whereas, NFR plays a significant responsibility in software development, where the attributes of the system behavior depends on it, consequently, NFR shall be taken at high levels of requirements, so they have a significant impact on the whole system as well as on the estimation process and benchmarking....   [tags: Liberia Essays]
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The Future of NATO - INTRODUCTION 1. NATO, which stands for North Atlantic Treaty Organization was established on 4th April 1949 after the World War II, as an active and leading contributor to international peace and security by creating a political and military alliance among the countries. At the beginning the alliance consisted of 12 countries and later it was widely spread to 28 countries from Western Europe and North America, situating the headquarters in Brussels, Belgium considering that an armed attack against one or more of them in Europe or North America as an attack against them all....   [tags: Importance of NATO]
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The Future - The Future It is by following clues that we make discoveries, not by reasoning inductively. Now some people would accept this view but nevertheless argue that in science we cannot avoid reasoning inductively. For , , they say, suppose we have discovered a law of nature—let us say the law that all metals expand when heated. Now in saying that this is a law of nature we are saying that it holds not only in the past but also in the future. If it is a law of nature that all metals expand when heated, then metals will expand when heated not just today but also tomorow....   [tags: Argumentative Persuasive Science Papers] 3258 words
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The Future Classroom - When we look at our society today, there is no doubt that our education system is undergoing another revolution. Technology has advanced to the point where it has made information widely accessible, and its convenience has established new means of independent learning. Students are able to learn from a seamlessly infinite resource, and now schools face a competitor in the distribution of knowledge. Now as schools attempt to integrate technology into the school environment, there are challenges in defining the next generation of classrooms....   [tags: Educational Technology] 1949 words
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Exploring the Future - Science Fiction often opens the eyes of humanity so we can try to imagine what the future will hold. More specifically, Science Fiction movies allow us to explore examples of utopian or dystopian societies. They allow us to explore different planets in outer space. Due to all of the creative components found in the set designs of several science fiction movies, a viewer can watch the movie and escape reality. The interesting innovations seen in the set designs look very futuristic so the viewer’s imagination is inspired and lets you indulge in the film....   [tags: Science Fiction, Gattaca] 1252 words
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Future of English - English has established itself as a world language. Like no other language English dominates different aspect of our lives. These aspects are culture, politics, finances and many others domains related to public and international life. I will have a look at some scenarios such as English losing the status of a world language or English becoming a so called dead language. I will consider English not only as a world language, but also as a language of culture. In fact, I will have a closer look at English as a vehicle of culture and international relations and how these two provide scenarios for the language itself....   [tags: language, culture, international relations]
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Scrying Oracles of Divination. - Divination has been in use for centuries to gain insight or some knowledge of what is yet to come. The means to do this are vast, from the natural tools found in nature to man-made tarot cards and Ouija boards. These crafts fulfill mankind’s innate desire to foretell future events; a chance glimpse of happy times or impending doom and disaster. Many of the most enduring methods of this ancient practice incorporate the use of natural objects, such as crystals, herbs, the human palm, and astrology....   [tags: Astrology Future ]
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Future of Sport - Some sports will remain unchanged and virtually untouched by technology, the American style football for example has proven over time it is very resistant technology.6 By the time 2020 arrives it is presumed that many sports will willingly allow technology to become an even greater part of their sport culture. Problem calls will become a thing of the past in those sports the sport of football will continue to have their human umpires running around attempting to keep up with all 22 players at one time.6 While these issues may continue in this sport not all sports will be so closed minded to the ideas of the technological and automation advances that will be occuring....   [tags: Sports Culture, Technology, Apps]
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A Fragile Future - Nothing in life is ever certain or can be taken for granted, including a human life. Having good health, plenty of money or even the newest technology cannot secure a safe existence. The life of a human is very delicate. One small disruption can cause injury or even fatality. Robert Heinlein frequently includes, in his short stories, the theme of humankind’s fragility in life. Most people believe that they will be safer in the future because of the constant improvements in technology, but this thought is not certain....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]
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A Successful Future - 21st century, century of hopes, aspirations, breakthroughs or in short the dawn of the new era are the words that go through one’s mind when asked to describe it. One with right skills and education can have a bright and a successful future. This recipe seems very simple and no-brainer and almost everyone follows it to achieve success. The key ingredient of that recipe is education. One spends twelve years at school to procure that ingredient. But to stand against cut-throat competition and not just live from paycheck to paycheck one has to go further on this quest to make sure he has enough of that ingredient for his recipe....   [tags: Gatto, Zinsser, education system, school]
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Future In Diplomacy - My interest in conflict resolution was shaped by the circumstances of my birth. As the product of an American father and Israeli mother, I had the opportunity to experience life in two nations. Growing up in the United States, I had the privilege of being unfamiliar with the threat of war. I went through the day, like many young Americans, never worried about the future of the nation I call home. However, spending each summer with my Israeli family in Tel Aviv, I was introduced to a world of uncertainty....   [tags: Personal Desires/Plans] 650 words
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Protecting the Future - The piece of legislation I chose was Executive Order 13045, which concerns the protection of children from environmental health and safety risks. Put in place by President Clinton, it requires all government agencies (and strongly suggests that independent agencies) perform in-depth inspections of all activities/projects and their effect on the environment, and the citizens of America. This executive order has significantly affected the environment and the citizens of the United States. Since children's' bodies are growing and changing so quickly, they are more susceptible to dangers from chemicals and other poisons....   [tags: U.S. Law ]
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Protect the Future - Everyone is doing it. Assumptions, like this one, may prompt sexual activities among many teens. The amount of teenagers involved in sexual activity has drastically increased over the last several decades. Especially during the course of high school due to the outrageous status que with having sex. Due to such high numbers of sexually active teens, the distribution of condoms in high school could be implemented in every school district across the United States. Many individuals believe in using protection like condoms....   [tags: Sex Education]
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Utopia and Dystopia in The Future City - Throughout history man has always felt the need to envision and design ‘the future city’, whether it being one inspired by the concept of Utopia, ruled by technology or one that would go beyond the terrestrial limit of the earth. For a long time in western architecture there has been a fixed connection between utopia and architecture, in particular within the idealization of a ‘The Future City’. Its tradition to consider the Platonic discourse which treats of the idyllic city (the republic) as the first Utopia in this cultural thread....   [tags: futurism, futurology, Thomas More]
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Currency Futures In India - USD-Rupee Futures in India The long and eager wait of traders, derivatives experts and many others is over; NSE began trading of the Rupee futures on its platform beginning on Friday 29th August 2008. A Reserve Bank of India (RBI) internal working group last November recommended these futures be introduced. The step earmarks the introduction of world’s most traded derivative instrument in India. This was first of the two steps that SEBI has been planning towards introduction of derivative instruments in India....   [tags: Foreign Exchange Future Forex FX] 1857 words
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Technology In the Classroom: Present and Future - The introduction of technology into the classroom is a movement that every district will or already has implemented. Getting the technology into the classroom is only the first step. Determining how the technology can be used in the classroom to help improve student achievement is yet another problem. Few school districts support teachers past the point of getting technology into the classroom. This paper will focus briefly on how technology is being used in the classroom and what the future holds for technology use in the classroom....   [tags: Education, computers] 808 words
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Solar Power: The Future of Energy - I am certain that all have heard of the terms green house gases, fossil fuels, and global warming. Have you ever questioned what will happen if nothing is done about the environmental problems facing the world today. What if I answer you that, we can merely use the power from the sun to power up our entire planet without the use of harmful energy sources, which affect our atmosphere. The power from the sun is what we call solar power. Solar power is the energy that comes from the sun as light and heat energy, and then it is later converted into electrical energy through solar panels (Nelson, 2008)....   [tags: energy, fossil fuels]
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The Future of Books in Today's Society - A book a day keeps the doctor away. Isn’t that how the saying goes. Maybe not, but everyone knows that reading’s definitely good for you. Although, finding a bookstore near you may be tougher these days, the readers experience while reading is no longer limited to paperbacks and hard covers. “A book is a literary composition that is published or intended for publication containing a set of printed, illustrated or blank sheets made of ink, paper parchment or other materials, fastened together to hinge at one side.” (Oxford English Dictionary 12th Edition)....   [tags: e-books,bibliotech libraries,literary composition]
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Eugenics -Not the Way of the Future - Eugenics in the world today has become an issue because of its many positive uses furthermore its possible consequences. It is believed by many that eugenics does more harm than good, on the other hand there are exceptions; it is not the way of the future. There is no doubt that it could be extremely useful for preventing diseases such as cancer and others before we are even born. But, with this also comes the ability to give children genes before their born that will give them talent to run faster, jump higher, use more of their brain which will strictly discriminate them from the rest of society in a way where they will always stand out, the reason being is their extraordinary talents due...   [tags: Eugenics, Genetic Engineering] 722 words
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The Passing on of Knowledge to Future Generations - From the dawn of time, education has been in existence in one form or another. Societies knew early on that to survive knowledge and experiences must be passed on to future generations. By passing on this knowledge people could take what others learned then build upon it. One such example is of the man that invented the wheel. He probably never imagined that his idea would later become the means to assist man to soar high in the sky with the fowls of the air. This miraculous feat might never have happened if he had not shared what he knew with others....   [tags: Education]
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Delta and The Future of The Airline Industry - IV. The Future of the Airline Industry The Airline Industry is in an interesting situation. Simply adding a low cost alternative is not enough in the industry. The Internet has made the power of buyers grow with the transparency of ticket prices. This is not something that will change any time soon. Because of this profitability is predominately reserved for low-cost yet distinctive carriers. No consumer wants to ride what they consider a “lesser” airline. Airlines need a way to distinguish themselves from one another while also acknowledging the increased power of buyers....   [tags: Transportation]
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European Politics and the Future of the Euro - Following the conclusion of World War II, Europe stood divided and economically weak with a lack of political cohesion to move forward in this new era. European countries understood the need for a united Europe and with Jean Monnet’s creation of the European Coal and Steel Community, that idea of unity drew closer. Furthermore, with the political and economic rise of the United States during and following the war, one single European country could not stand as a dominant global power (Feldstein, 2012 p.1)....   [tags: Economics]
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Orwell's and Huxley's Visions of the Future - In contrast to Orwell’s dystopia dominated by a totalitarian government in 1984, Huxley’s interpretation of the future consisted of a corrupted world in which comfort and techonology has overpowered what was once considered important and admirable. Both internal and external conflicts have been masked in Huxley’s society, where human beings are blinded by the pleasures that are presented to them. As asserted in the passage by social critic Neil Postman, Huxley’s vision of the future can be analyzed as far more relevant than that of Orwell’s to today’s materialistic world; pleasure has become the foundation and a contorted necessity of society....   [tags: Compare/Contrast: Famous Authors] 771 words
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The Future and Direction of Microfinance in India - Reaching the Unreached Microfinance industry is set to reach new heights. With superlative growth numbers in a period of economic downturn, the sector has come to attention of a wider range of investors. Despite the widespread liquidity crunch, the SHG-bank linkage and the group lending microfinance institution (MFI) models recorded impressive increase both in terms of number of households reached and volume of loans. During the year 2008-09 6.9 million new members were added under SHG model taking the total membership tally to 54 million....   [tags: Finance] 823 words
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The Future of Marijuana in the United States - American politicians are constantly finding themselves in a heated debate concerning the legalization of marijuana. Currently the no’s have it but the real question is how long will they be able to keep it that way. Since, "To the agriculturist, cannabis is a fiber crop; to the physician, it is an enigma; to the user, a euphoriant; to the police, a menace; to the trafficker, a source of profitable danger; to the convict or parolee and his family, a source of sorrow" (Mikuriya, 1969). Introduction The future of marijuana in the United States is uncertain....   [tags: Drugs]
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The Internet: The Present and Future of Accounting - The Internet is an invention that revolutionized the century. It is a technology that has not only made accounting more efficient and effective, but arguably has improved most, if not all, of culture and commerce. It represents the product of one of the most successful examples of continued investment and research and development of information infrastructure. Not only has it helped shape accounting into what it is today, it will continue to develop accounting in the future. Although the exact date of origin of the Internet is not established, its history began with the development of electronic computers in the 1950s....   [tags: Technology, Kleinrock]
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Energy and The Environment: The Future of Oil - There are many environmental issues today that present global controversy. The only way for these problems to come to a resolution is for people around the world to learn about the problems and try to figure out the best solution. In today’s society there are multiple ways to get information. Weeding through these sources and finding the correct information is very difficult. A goal for our nation and world is to become environmentally sustainable. To reach this goal there are a lot of things that need to happen....   [tags: sustainability, environmental issues]
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The Past and Future of Suspension Bridges - For many centuries, mankind has worked tirelessly to adapt his environment to his needs. This means artificially fertilizing soil, genetically engineering plants, even attempting to create rain artificially (Mone). However, sometimes, water has gotten in the way, so, when man wants to build his roads across them, his solution was: Pick up the road and carry it across. Many suspension bridges are already well known for their frequent usage. For example, the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, the Union Bridge connecting England to Scotland, and the Brooklyn Bridge, which expands New York City to surrounding islands....   [tags: Bridges, engineering, ] 985 words
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Children's Health: The Key to the Future - Children's Health: The Key to the Future As human beings living together on the same planet, all countries have a global responsibility to be concerned with the health and safety of its inhabitants. Throughout history, many nations have faced domestic or international turmoil with economical and political crises that have led to poor health outcomes. Some developing regions of the world have faced greater disease process and higher mortality rates than economically more stable countries. In response to improving the overall health status of the world, the 191 United Nation members developed the Millennium Development Goals in 2000....   [tags: Health ]
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The Future of Technology and Social Networking - Adam Ostrow is a new media entrepreneur and commentator of the twenty first century. One of the main titles that Ostrow holds is being the editor in chief of Mashable.com, one of the most-read independent news sites in the world, covering the latest technologies, trends and individuals that are driving the current evolution of the web. Since joining Mashable in 2007, Ostrow has contributed more than 2,500 articles. Under his direction, Mashable has grown more than tenfold to 13 million visitors per month with more than 3.6 million followers across social media sites....   [tags: Technology / Social Networking]
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Nano Computing and The Future of Silicon - We are coming to the end of advancement in traditional silicon-based computation; therefore we should utilize non-traditional silicon. While there are other alternatives, currently none of them are commercially available or developed in any realistically usable way like silicon is. Currently we have been able to successfully prototype a variety of methods for non-traditional silicon based technologies such as 3D chip stacking and multi-core processor design. This paper will discuss the benefits of utilizing non-traditional silicon and how the other “solutions” to the end of traditional silicon are not developed to the point of being a real solution....   [tags: optical computing, dna]
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The Philippines: The Future of Pasig River - The Future Pasig River TABLE OF CONTENTS TITLE………………………………………………………………………………..i EXECUTIVE SUMMARY………………………………………………………….ii CONTENTS………………………………………………………………………...iii LIST OF FIGURES………………………………………………………………...iv 1.0 INTRODUCTION……………………………………………………………….1 1.1TERMS OF REFERENCE…………………………………………………1 1.2 PROCEDURE……………………………………………………………...1 1.3 BACKGROUND…………………………………………………………....1 2.0 FINDINGS……………………………………………………………………….2 2.1 POLLUTION SOURCES…………….…………………………………...2 2.1.1 Factories Situated in the Pasig River Basin……………...2 2.1.2 Domestic Liquid and Solid Waste………………………....3 2.2 PUBLIC COOPERATION AND STRATEGIC GOVERNMENT PROGRAMMES………………………………………..……………….....4 3.0 CON...   [tags: metro manila, pollution, environment]
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History and Future of Military Drones - What is the future of the military. Many people would argue that drones are the future. Drones have a long history of development tracing back to the America’s Civil War. A large issue that drones had during this time was that they were highly ineffective, this continued until the war in Afghanistan ware started. During the Afghanistan war, the production of the Predator Drone was commissioned. This has been the military’s most successful military asset because of its many different application that the Predator drone has....   [tags: Military, War, History]
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Net Neutrality: The Future of the Internet? - The Internet is by far the most fascinating invention ever to me. Its ability to contain access to the infinite knowledge of nearly everything in digital format is beyond my comprehension. Seeing technology grow through my years has kept me heavily involved with my inner geek. I stay on top of the news, especially technology news, and over the past few years a topic that has repeatedly caught my eye is the complicated topic of Net Neutrality. I began my research on Net Neutrality by first figuring out where the term originated from and what the term actually means....   [tags: Internet]
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The Future of Print and Digital Media - As the publishing industry is on the verge of collapse and NOOK sales jump, I as a book self-professed bibliophile cry myself to sleep. The future of printed media is inevitably becoming digital. Everybody knows this, but I still cling to my print media conventions. I try to convince myself that it is somehow better, and I hold on with the dire grip of preemptive nostalgia. Jack Schafer, the former editor to the online magazine “Slate”, shares my nostalgic view of printed media. In his article titled, “Print vs....   [tags: Publishing]
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The Future of Life in the Universe - BANG... Billions of years ago there was a chemical reaction that caused a massive expansion called “the Big Bang” (Larocco 2011). Electrons and nuclei formed atoms. These atoms formed a gaseous cloud Earth. Through chemical reactions caused by energy produced by the Sun a molecule that was able to self-replicate developed. This is the first sign of evolution. Through subsequent chemical reactions inorganic compounds came into existence. The first ancestor of today’s cell is called a Protobiont. It took millions of years just to get to this point (Zimmer 2010)....   [tags: Scientific Research ]
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Fukushima and The Future of Nuclear Power - On March 11, 2011, in Japan’s main island was sudden, violent shake of the earth with a magnitude of 9.0 on the Richter scale. The earthquake resulted in extremely bad damages and the tsunami, which came after the shake, caused the Fukushima Daiichi power plant’s explosion. This brought about a spread of radioactive substances into the surroundings. After this event, there has been growing concern as to whether nuclear energy is a dangerous source of power. Several European countries, such as Switzerland, Germany, Italy, reacted to this accident (“IRRS follow-up mission Germany 2011,” 2011)....   [tags: Nuclear Energy]
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Stem Cells are the Future of Healthcare - A mother cannot remember her children’s names anymore because of Alzheimer’s diseases. A daughter will never be able to walk again because of a car accident that has made her paralyzed from the waist down. A husband will never be able to see his wife again because he has become blind. But maybe these people will be able to remember, walk or see again. Someday all of the diseases in the world may be curable through stem cell research. Stem cells are very unique because they have the ability to morph into any of the over 200 cells that make up the human body....   [tags: Stem Cell Research ]
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Religion and Conflicts: The Future of Kashmir - The spreading of religion has been the catalyst of numerous conflicts in world history, and in the past several decades it has been occurring in a land known as Kashmir. This territory, located in Central Asia, sits between India, Pakistan and China, and is known for its beauty and strife, all stemming from religious and cultural differences. In 1948, Mahatma Gandhi, a freedom fighter for Indian nationalism, was terrified at the possibility of war, and delivered a famous speech at a prayer meeting, as he said, “Pakistan is being requested to get out of Kashmir and to arrive at a settlement with India over the question through bilateral negotiations....   [tags: independence, India, Pakistan, religion, Asia]
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Artificial Intelligence in a Near Future - Technologies and intelligent machines have invaded our world. Sophisticated technology has fascinated people, professionals, students, and children. Modern life emboldens computers’ daily use. Presently, applications in advanced robotic appeared so real that one can believe a humanoid robot will be capable to interact or work side by side with people in a near future. In her January 18, 2010 article, Natasha Lomas researches if people are ready for the biomechanical future revolution, if robots are ready to plug safely into society....   [tags: Technology]
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A Nuclear Solution for the Future - A Nuclear Solution for the Future For forty years the United States has encountered increased prices and demand for energy. So what has been done to end the energy crisis. Numerous government agencies, such as, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Department of Energy (DOE) have researched and made recommendations, but no systems are in place to resolve this situation. The U.S. has resources and technologies capable of solving these issues within the next 30 years, yet politicians struggle with the topic for fear of voter reprisal....   [tags: Energy ]
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The Future Prediction of Human Language - Introduction Linguistics classifies language as a mechanism that permits free and creative expression of feelings into signs, and the opposite interpretation of such signs back into feelings (Christiansen & Kirby, 2005). According to Becker, 2005, “human language is seen as the last key evolution in the development of life on earth (2)”. His idea is that biological changes in humans are as a result of forces of evolution implying that human language originated from certain sources, and that its characteristics derived from human genes....   [tags: Linguistic, Language Evolution] 983 words
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Quantum Computing: Breakthrough of the Future - Innovation is the breakthrough to the future. There is a enormous amount of information us humans do not know. How can we solve these unknown answers. The biggest solution is, quantum computing. This is how quantum computers work, how they are made, how a person can program a quantum computer, and how it will change our future as we know it. How a Quantum Computer Works: Old School vs. New School The first conventional computers that were introduced were these big towers of switches, transistors, and buttons....   [tags: Innovation, Technology, Computers]
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Renewable Energy: The Future of Energy - Many nations use energy generated from burning fossil fuels like oil, coal and natural gas. However, with the rapid growth of population, the demand for energy is increasing and this means burning fossil fuels to create energy generates emissions such as carbon dioxide and monoxide which in turn affects our environment, health and warms our planet. The long term use of fossil fuels is not viable, therefore, to combat the dependency on fossil fuels, renewable energy sources must be adopted to maintain the economic growth and development and to maintain the environment and prevents more risks of global warming....   [tags: coal, natural gas]
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Environmental Assessment: Foundation for the Future - In business world, changing environments dictate changes in policies and approaches in order to meet requirements and expectations. This is especially true in the healthcare field where many variables dramatically affect the way organizations conduct business. Therefore, proper environmental scanning and assessment is crucial to provide a close analysis of the healthcare landscape from different perspectives. Such assessments will define changes and trends, predict their effects on the organization, and most importantly will help design programs to benefit from those changes....   [tags: surrounding factors, economic changes]
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Challenges of Developing a Sustainable Future - “Sustainable Development: At its heart, sustainable development is the simple idea of ensuring a good quality of life for everyone, now and for generations to come. It is about living within the carrying capacity of the environment so that how we live, work and enjoy leisure activities, which do not harm or put undue pressures on the environment. It is about ensuring everyone has the opportunity to have a decent education, a quality environment that they take pride in, good health and a decent job (n.p, 2014)” Our lifestyles and eating habits have had an adverse effect on the environment....   [tags: sustainable development, natural resources]
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People and Paperless Future for Organisations - Technology plays a major role in today’s organisations and offices, and has contributed positively to productivity and efficiency of businesses. Social media and globalisation may also have lead to an easier way of communication cross-culturally and making business with individuals and companies internationally. However, there is a concern that technology has gone so far that organisations and offices might become both paper and people less in the future. This paper will discuss and evaluate if there is a possibility for offices and organisations to be completely people and paper less in the future....   [tags: globalisation, social networking, paper less]
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Handheld Devices: The Future of Learning - In order to provide every student equitable access to the knowledge and skills necessary to compete in a high-tech global marketplace, today’s teachers must be ready to embrace technology. Each generation seems to be labeled. In a report issued by the International Education Advisory Board, Learning in the 21st Century: Teaching Today’s Students on Their Terms, if you were born in the late 1940’s to early 1960’s you were known as a “Baby Boomer”. If you were born in the mid 1960’s to late 1970’s you were known as “Generation X”....   [tags: Mobile Devices Transform Education]
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