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Disposing Large Amounts of Waste

- In present-day society,plastic packing are pervasive around the street ,causing a lot of problems . A study from Department of Enviroment,Food and Rural Affairs Annual Report(2008) shown that the amount of packaging waste reached approximately 10.7 million tonnes in the UK ,which has been deal with. It is obvious that the problems of waste are serious. In this essay I will analysis some problems caused by this phenomenon ,then propose some solutions and criticized them as well . Some problems come out due to people produce a large amounts of waste....   [tags: waste, recycling, ]

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Large Amounts of Glutamine as the Cause of Disease

- Neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease are caused by the aggregation of abnormal proteins in neurons. An essential component of cellular function is the correct assimilation of proteins in the cell. Proteins fold into specific structures and then carry out cellular functions. However, when this folding process runs amuck, abnormal proteins are introduced into the cell. In neurodegenerative diseases, these protein aggregates are characterized by having genes which contain too many CAG trinucleotides repeats that encode for polyglutamine (polyQ)....   [tags: Biology Alzheimers Parkinsons]

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Automaticity in the Brain

- The human brain loves to make its job easier, especially when handling large amounts of information and numbers. There was a student that wanted to test his mental abilities, he selected the number nine hundred ninety nine and multiplied it by itself ten times and came up with the correct thirty digit number. How does someone keep track of so many numbers and multiplications without overwhelming his or her brain. The answer is that the brain has the ability to automatically perform calculations to make its job easier, in the case of the student he was able to do this because he had practiced for several years in order to perfect this ability....   [tags: large amounts of informaition, numbers]

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Knowledge Management as an Organizational Tool

- ... This consistency allows a company to provide documents and information that meet a pre-defined layout and the required branding. Another important goal is authority; this makes “sure subject matter experts truly have the final word on the documents they generate” (Musico, C. 2012, January). Creating a single source of truth is important because this allows access to the company’s knowledge from a single source. A knowledge Management system also creates an ease of collaboration. This collaboration means that employees “don’t let traditional organizational and geographical barriers stem the tide of seamless teamwork to complete complex project....   [tags: placing large amounts of data in company intranet]

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A Brief History of the Extintion of Large Pleistocene Mammals

- Many of the world`s scientists believe we are in the middle of another great extinction event. Such extinctions have happened periodically throughout Earths history of life. Most infamously is the K-T (Cretaceous Tertiary) event, which killed of our beloved dinosaurs. Pacing back in time, there were five known events; one at the Triassic (which may have gave way to the rise of the dinosaurs), another at the end of the Permian that produced a vanishing of species (approx 95%) never equaled until today as some will argue....   [tags: history of the Earth]

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Globalization: The Expansion of Large Empires

- Globalization is best defined as the global interaction of distant people influenced by cultural exchange. Globalization can be traced back to the early 500’s and is still dominant in today’s society. Early civilizations were never isolated from their neighbors, leaving a door open for cross-cultural exchanges. Through empire expansion, trade, revolutions, ideologies, and technology, globalization has played a major role in history and also in shaping the world today, making it one of history’s most significant phenomena....   [tags: cultural exchange, revolution, trade, economy]

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The Effect of Different Amounts of Sodium Chloride on the Displacement of Oxygen

- DESCRIPTIVE TITLE The Effect of Different Amounts of Sodium Chloride on the displacement of oxygen. INTRODUCTION The dependability of the rate of an enzyme-mediated reaction is based on two factors: the substrate concentration and the concentration and action of the enzyme that catalyzes the reaction (Vander, et. al., 2001). Enzymes are catalysts that produce chemical reactions in cells. Enzymes which are large proteins perform a reaction which acts upon a substance known as a substrate. When combined, the substrate bonds to the active site on the enzyme creating an enzyme-substrate complex....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Acai Berries Aren't That Wonderful

- ... Occasionally, its scientific name, Euterpe oleracea, is used. Acai can be found in powder, liquid, tea and pill supplements. <strong>Mechanism of Action</strong> Diet pill companies claim acai works for weight loss due to its high antioxidant and omega fatty acid content. The berries are said to burn fat while protecting the body from free radicals. The high fiber content present in acai also helps cleanse and detoxify the system. Unfortunately, many of acai’s weight loss claims have very little scientific evidence to back them up....   [tags: weight, loss, pill, diet, amounts, magic]

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A Detailed Business Report of One Medium Size or Large Business

- A Detailed Business Report of One Medium Size or Large Business I have been asked to produce a detailed business report of one medium size or large business. My well- planned business report should contain: Ø The objectives, organisational structure and communication channels that operate within the business. Ø An examination of how these factors, interrelate in a way that can affect the success of the business. Ø An explanation of how quality assurance and control assurance and control systems help the business to add value to its products....   [tags: Business Management Studies]

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Urban Transition - The Plague in Disguise

- Urban Transition - The Plague in Disguise Introduction According to Ronald Skeldon, author of “Demographic and Urban Transitions in a Global System and Policy Responses” Urban Transition is the transitions to societies where a large majority of the population is concentrated in urban areas. Urban transition is one of the phenomenon which has an impression of being both positive and negative part of development. Urban transition has a potential to positively impact a nation by increasing the economy growth and reducing the poverty....   [tags: Urban Areas, Society, Large Population, Culture]

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Large College Campuses vs. Small College Campuses

- ... Also both types of campuses vary in location so if a student wants to live in the city of in a rural area either type of campus would be available to them. Though both type of campuses have similarities and which is chosen by the student depends on which they feel more comfortable attending. Large college campuses have many benefits for students. There are a large number of majors and majors to choose from. Also there are a large number of extracurricular activities. For people who are interested in sports, large college campuses are usually the best choice....   [tags: size, large, small, social, majors, class]

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Paralegal Career Opportunities: Working in a Small or Large Firm?

- A paralegal new to the field has many options as far as career opportunities. One major decision for a paralegal pursuing a career at a law firm is whether or not to seek employment at a small or large firm. Taking into consideration some of the pros and cons of both small and large firms will give oneself an understanding on which to set their criteria for their final decision. Law firms with 25 or fewer attorneys are usually considered small law firms. Since small laws firms out number larger law firms, the majority of all paralegals work for small firms....   [tags: small, large, firm]

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The Production of Large Vehicles in Australia

- Australia is best known for the production of large vehicles and is one of the most open automotive markets in the world. The industry plays a vital role in employment, exports, and innovation in the economy of Australia. It is a self-contained ‘full-service’ industry that operates the full range of activities from design to manufacture of vehicles even though the industry is small by global standards (Singh, Smith, & Sohal, 2004). The three major companies that dominate the industry in Australia are the Toyota Motor Corporation Australia, Ford Motor Company of Australia, and GM Holden....   [tags: domestic market, employment, exports]

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Dealing with a large population

- The United States of America is rife with many problems. Many of these problems are highlighted upon in politics and many aren't. Dealing with these problems is not simple in our two party system and leads to many disputes on what is right or what is wrong. The large amount of demographic profiles we have in the United States of America is a key factor to this problem. Several problems related to our large demographic groupings can't be easily solved with a simple law. As an American citizen I feel the right to bear arms is a very important factor of an adult's life, but how we go about taking care of our guns is an entirely different issue as well as the violence that happens with guns....   [tags: Demographic Grouping, Bigger Government]

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New Generation Large Aircraft

- New Large Aircraft (NLA) or New Generation Large Aircraft (NGLA) are the future of long distance air travel. With current air craft size reaching unknown proportions to humankind, airports that are interested in attracting future business as well as the revenue the large amount of passengers per flight may generate, will have to adapt their installations to the demanding needs of these supersized vehicles. The following paper will focus on the new Airbus A380 and the requirements that airports inviting this magnificent work of engineering to use their installations will need to meet....   [tags: Aviation ]

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Large Aircraft

- The A-380 is becoming more popular as airlines look for ways to move the maximum amount of passengers for the least money (Stafford, 2006). The A380 is made in passenger or freight versions. The A380-800 is the largest passenger plane in the world. When passenger areas are divided into three classes, the A380 can seat 550 passengers. When the entire plane is designated economy class, it can seat 853 people. There is 50% more cabin floor space than the Boeing 747 because the A380s upper deck goes the entire length of the fuselage (“Airbus a380 airfield,”2011)....   [tags: Aviation ]

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The Impact of Large Aircraft on Aircraft Management

- According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) aircraft certification, “a large aircraft refers to an aircraft of more than 12,500 pounds which is the maximum certificated takeoff weight.” The heaviest and largest aircraft in the world have a maximum takeoff weight of over 600 tons. Since larger aircraft have greater capacity, as well as advanced technological features, airport management needs to make changes that cater to their operation. The first reaction of management at large airports was to restrict the new, large aircraft by assigning them to specific terminals, routes and runways....   [tags: Aviation ]

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Bookkeeping: A Small Versus A Large Firm

- ... They need a person to manage their finances, make sure they have enough money for the school lunches, school events, and anything else that requires money. When working for a small company there is some good things that can come out of it. Your travel time requirement is less than the travel time for a bigger company. There is a shorter commute to clients. Your clients are closer to you in a smaller company than in a bigger one. Bigger companies tend to have more clients so you tend to drive longer distance whereas with smaller companies you have fewer clients that live closer....   [tags: accountant, financial burden, women]

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Growing Up in a Large Family

- Growing Up in a Large Family Roommate: "Hey wouldn't it be fun to go to New York for the weekend?" Me: "Yeah. We could stay with one of my sisters in Brooklyn." "I thought you said your sister lived in Texas." "That's a different one." "Wait, how many sisters do you have?" "Six." "WHAT. Any brothers?" "Three." "Are you serious?" This is the typical response I get when I reveal to someone that there are ten kids in my family. When the shock subsides I am always bombarded with the same questions....   [tags: Personal Narrative Families Essays]

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Computer Programming has a Large Effect on the Outlook of Technology

- Living in a modern society, technology continues to advance in ways that many would think impossible many years ago. Technology continues to aid the human race in many ways; such as making communication possible across continents within seconds, helping develop new medicines for previously incurable diseases, and completely tasks that would take hours to do by hand. However, technology does not just develop on its own as an intelligent being, but it continues to be molded by those that work in the field of computer science, computer engineering, and computer programming....   [tags: programmers,computer science,web master]

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Chief Executive Officer Roles and Their Effects on Large Corporations

- Chief Executive Officer Roles and Their Effects on Large Corporations The Chief Executive Officer is responsible for the success or failure of the company. They are responsible for the operations, marketing, strategy, financing, and the creation of company culture, human resources, hiring, firing, and compliance with safety regulations, sales, etc.This all falls on the CEO’s shoulders. The CEO’s main function is to set a strategy, vision and values for the company. The senior management team can help develop this strategy....   [tags: Leadership ]

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Superbugs and Large-scale Use of Antibiotics in Livestock Feeding

- As the world’s population continues to grow exponentially, the area of arable farmland shrinks. As a result, new techniques in agriculture have been developed in order to produce more food using less land. Many of these techniques are considered innovative but come at the cost of the environment or human morality. One example, the large-scale use of antibiotics in livestock feeding, has become a staple of the American agriculture industry. Of all the agricultural advancements the industry has made since the days of the horse and plow, none has been as threatening to human health as the use of sub therapeutic levels of antibiotics (Schneider)....   [tags: Antibiotic Resistance, Superbugs]

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Small-Scale Experiments and Large-Scale Predictions

- Introduction: To understand the world’s climate, how it has changed and how it will change is quite a difficult task; a task that is extremely controversial. Scientists have been doing numerous small scale experiments and extrapolating the data to predict future trends in climate and emissions. This paper will show how extrapolating dating from small scale experiments is not always accurate and have a large margin of error. The paper will discuss the various methods that environmental scientists use in attempting to extrapolate data from small scale experiments....   [tags: Scientific Method Climate Change]

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Communications in Large Businesses

- Communications in Large Businesses Communication is always a problem with large businesses because information needs to be accessed by the receiver as soon as possible and put across to them in a clear, engaging and impacting way so that it has the effect it should have. Because of the size of Scott Bader and its international locations, the task of communicating with them all is a doubtful one. There is also a problem with the continuing growth of Scott Bader as some forms of communications can become outdated....   [tags: Papers]

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Excessive Amounts of Social Media and Technology has Negatively Impacted our Lives

- Today people spend about seven hours and thirty-eight minutes per day on technology (Ives, p.18). The excessive amounts of technology, including the use of social media, has been negatively affecting our society as a whole. The problem is not the fact that we are using technology, but it is the overuse and excessive amounts that is hurting us. Although technology has some benefits, such as being able to use its tools effectively and being able to connect easily, we have to consider its social and psychiatric effects when it comes to using it in excessive amounts....   [tags: health, creativity, brain]

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Process Essay - Bathing a Large Dog

- Bathing a Large Dog Bathing a large dog in a bathtub is a test of human endurance equal to the most trying of Olympic events. It is, however, well worth the effort. You will be rewarded in knowing you are helping to keep your pet healthy. Additionally, you will know your home won't smell like the primate building at the zoo. To begin, prepare the bathing area. Gather several large bath towels; usually six are adequate. Put two of these on the floor near the tub. Place the additional towels on the closed commode....   [tags: Expository Process Essays]

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The Evolution of Ichthyosaurs- Large Aquatic Reptiles

- The Evolution of Ichthyosaurs- Large Aquatic Reptiles In the early 1800’s, a new discovery that left paleontologists in awe was the fossil finding of the immeasurable amount of species of reptiles, Ichthyosaurs. Greek for “fish lizards”, these fossils were found all over the world. Because these large aquatic reptiles migrated just as whales do today, paleontologists have had the amazing advantage of collecting fascinating bone fragments throughout the past 177 years. Ichthyosaurs swam the ocean life from about 245 million until about 90 million years ago- approximately the same time dinosaurs ruled the land....   [tags: Anthropology Essays Paleontology Papers]

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Potential for Large Scale Ethanol Production

- Potential for Large Scale Ethanol Production Recent legislation by the Congress of the United States has created a mandate for 5 billion gallons of renewable fuel (notably ethanol) to be consumed annually by 2015. In light of this recent push for alternative fuels, many different biomass solutions have been considered to meet the energy need for the 200 million cars on the road. While the most efficient bio-fuels are derived from palm oil and sugarcane, the Unites States has begun to focus on the more regional corn crops to produce new renewable fuels....   [tags: Renewable Fuel Ethanol Essays Papers]

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"A Small Price for a Large Benefit"

- Introduction and Summary One of the hottest issues of today is climate change.  The increasing evidence for the danger caused to our planet by global warming is still faced with many who doubt, but the main point of Robert H. Frank's New York Times article, "A Small Price for a Large Benefit" is that the pressing nature of this issue ultimately doesn't leave any time for doubt.  The article is based on evidence given by the Integrated Global Systems Model at MIT, which predicts how much an increase in overall global temperature will be by the end of the century....   [tags: Climate Change]

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The Large Kneeling Statue of Hatshesput

- The large kneeling statue of Hatshepsut (~1470 BCE), (Figure 3-21 [pg. 70] in “Art Through the Ages”) depicts the female pharaoh Hatshepsut, seated on her knees with a jar in each hand. Carved in Red Granite and measuring at 8' 6' tall, the statue begins at the base with a large block with a rounded facade. Hatshepsut rests on her knees atop the block, her posture is perfect with a completely vertical back. She is facing straight ahead, the typical headdress and beard of the pharaoh are shown prominently....   [tags: art through the ages]

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The Yakuza a Large Crime Organization

- ... Otomo wants revenge against everyone that offends or wrongs him. Like many other gangs the yakuza do not take disrespect lightly and this leads to violence. With all of the non-stop violence the film might be striving to point out that violence causes violence and does not solve anything in the end and is pointless. Sonantine touches upon the viewpoints of life, death, and honor. The scene where Ken is killed by a hit man is very intense and it portrays the true spirit of the Yakuza. In another scene, one of Murakawa’s men falls into a sand trap on the beach, one of the men ask, “Boss, isn’t it too childish?” Murakawa then replies, “What else can I do”....   [tags: gang demands, underboss, kitano]

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Large Scale Networks for Communities

- Large Scale Networks for Communities Large Scale Networks for Communities The technology of large scale community networks is no longer new, yet the feasibility of such a project is often daunting. The core areas of concern when developing a large scale network (LSN) are Traffic, Topology, Routing, and Control. Some examples of current LSN’s are School Networks, Research and Education Networks, E-Government Networks, Health Networks, Enterprise Networks, Overlay Networks like P2P service delivery and social-techno networks (Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin)....   [tags: Information Technology]

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Stereotypes of Large Black Women

- Weighing over 250-pounds, she is very hard to miss. Although her presence takes on quite a few variations, she can be easily recognized by a handful of defining attributes. Other than her enormous size, she is more than often of a darker skin complexion, she is typically taking part in a conversation that is either confrontational or embarrassing and her best line is often little more than a sassy "Mmmm hmmm." This caricature, playing on stereotypes of large black women as rambunctious and sometimes aggressive, has been showing up for some time in black television sitcoms like "The Parkers" and movies like “Norbit” often have directors and writers who are black themselves....   [tags: Obesity, Black Women]

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Designing and Building Large Dams

- Most of the large dams designed with complicated geometry in which physical models have been used extensively. Overflow design guidelines has been used for standard geometries, which are fairly simple. For more complex geometries, physical and numerical models studied here was helpful. The disadvantages with the physical models are high costs and that it can take fairly long time to get the results. In this paper we used a numeric method that is called volume of fluid (VOF) to calculate flow rates on three types of ogee spillways....   [tags: geometry, hydraulics, floods]

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Limiting the Amount of Soda Intake

- In our world today, everything is about going faster. Get through work so you can spend your weekend doing what you would rather spend time on. Get through this meeting to move on to the next meeting. Get through school in order to start life. Feeling productive could be called a human instinct by now, and caffeine intake (via soda, specifically) is one way that humans use to speed up the process. However, when it comes down to it, soda is an extremely sugary substance. And while others may think that it should be limited as a caffeinated drink, it would make sense that the size limit places businesses on limits....   [tags: sugar, speed, caffeinated, obesity, drink]

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The Large Magellanic Clouds

- Paper I: The Large Magellanic Clouds Introduction The Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC) is a large and diffuse galaxy that resides in the southern hemisphere of the sky, barely visible to the naked eye between the constellations of Mensa and Dorado.1,2,3 The LMC shares its namesake with the Small Magellanic Cloud (SMC), both named for Ferdinand Magellan, who noted their existence on his journey around the world.1,3 This pair of galaxies shares a dust lane and interacts with each other through tidal forces.2,3 Structure of the Large Magellanic Cloud from 2MASS The LMC morphology can be described as “an irregular barred spiral galaxy with three spiral arms and an extended outer loop of ste...   [tags: Astrology]

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Large Constitutional Republican System

- As James Madison defined, a faction is “A number of citizens, whether amounting to a majority or a minority of the whole, who are united and actuated by some common impulse of passion, or interest, adverse to the rights of other citizens, or to the permanent and aggregate interests of the community.” (Federalist. 10, page 43) If we look at the world throughout the history we see that there have been always efforts by factions to get power and authority. According to Madison’s definition, factions occur because of differences in opinions and interests among people....   [tags: James Madison, factions, interests]

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Advertising Manipulates Large Audiences

- Advertising is a form of communication for marketing and is used to encourage or manipulate a target audience. Paid announcements in the actual print, broadcast, or electronic media are degree of advertising which are employed to attract public’s attention into a product or business. The ultimate objective of assorted advertisement methods is to alert the public about new services or products offered by an operation, and persuade them to buy these products or make use of the services offered. A proper advertisement carries a great impact on the sales from the product, and that is why companies spend huge sum to generate effective advertisements....   [tags: communication, marketing, target]

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The Large and Generally Positive Effect Immigration has on the Economics of a Country.

- The effect immigration has on a country is a complex and sometimes a highly controversial subject. According to (www.migrationwatchuk.co.uk). Some members of the British population have a very negative perception of what immigration brings with it, whilst others agree that it brings diversity and a boost to every aspect of life. This report will focus on the large and generally positive effect immigration has on the economics of a country. Content Immigration can influence the economy in many ways by bringing in new labour, skill sets and opportunities which not only help the immigrants themselves but also create jobs for locals....   [tags: international students, immigration, tuition]

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Essential Question: Is it Safe to Own Large Exotic Animals like Tigers?

- On October 18, 2011 over 50 large exotic animals were set free from their backyard zoo in Zanesville, Ohio by their owner Terry Tempos who later took his own life, according to Mark Guarino, staff writer for ABC News. The local police slaughtered 48 of the renegade animals instead of trying to capture them. In the United States, unqualified civilians owning exotic animals is a potentially dangerous problem that, if not properly dealt with, could lead to the endangerment, injury or even death of innocent animals and people....   [tags: zoo, unqualified civilian, legislation]

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The Desert Biome: One of the Most Interesting Biomes on Earth

- The desert biome is one of the most interesting biomes on earth. An area of land is considered a desert when it produces less than 10 inches of rainfall throughout the year. There are many different types of deserts in the world, with a very diverse group of plants and animals. It has temperatures that are generally hot during the day, and cold at night. A desert is a region so arid due to little rainfall that it supports only sparse and widely spaced vegetation or no vegetation at all. There are many different types of deserts including Trade wind deserts, Midlatitude deserts, Rain shadow deserts, and many more....   [tags: large ecological areas, not ecosystem]

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An Investigation To Show The Varying Amounts Of Microbial Decay Caused By The Amounts Of Water Added to Soil

- An Investigation To Show The Varying Amounts Of Microbial Decay Caused By The Amounts Of Water Added to Soil Aim: Our aim is to find the best type of soil for microbial decay. Apparatus ========= * 15 pieces of raw cabbage 4cm2 (three in each pot), * Five plastic pots, * Five pots of different types of Soil/Compost, * Five labels, * Weighing scale, * Rulers * We will put all pots in the same place making the temperature the same for each pot (room temperature)....   [tags: Biology Lab Report]

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Food and The Digestive System

- Food is defined as a substance that can be metabolized by an organism to give energy and build tissue. The process of changing the food as the source of energy for human body is known as the digestive system. Digestive system is also important to take the food nutrient such as protein, vitamin, carbohydrate, minerals and so on. Human digestive system consists of two main digestion systems which are mechanical and chemical digestion. Human digestive system consists of seven crucial stages. The stages are mouth, pharynx and esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum and lastly, rectum (refer to Figure 1 in Appendix 1)....   [tags: Metabolism, Large Intestines]

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Large Multinational Corporations

- Large multinational corporations today often struggle with the complex issues in managing and developing their local IT resources to support the primary goal of global information infrastructure (GII). Global information infrastructure, at a high level point of view, is the worldwide information and communication systems that process and transmit data inside and outside national boundaries (Bowker, G. C., Baker, K., Millerand, F., & Ribes, D, 2010). In this paper I will discuss the major components that support GII for multinational corporation; how architecture and the included components of a company’s GII affect core information technology (IT) capabilities; finally, how managers can acc...   [tags: IT resources, global information]

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Different Types of Databases

- ... Next, we will talk about how databases are useful. Databases are mainly useful because they can store a large number of records or data, which is easy to access whenever you would like to do so, it is also very easy to add new data or perhaps delete old data that is no longer needed. In my opinion though databases are more useful in the business world. For instance a database in the workplace is sort of a a large filing cabinet. If you think about it businesses use databases quite a bit to keep track of the payroll system, employee vacations, inventory of items sold, and a multitude of other things....   [tags: software functions, large multiusers]

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The End of Large Department Stores and Malls

- The biggest department stores in the mid-1960s were Macy's, Hudson's, and Marshall Field. Hudson's had 25 floors; two of its four below-ground floors were basement stores, where 60 departments did up to 25% of the store's business. At its peak in mid-century, Hudson's employed over 12,000 employees and welcomed 100,000 shoppers a day. Hudson’s even had its own telephone exchange (Capitol), and the nation's third largest switchboard, with only by the Pentagon and the Bell System larger. Across all major cities, the downtown department stores were enormous, with elevators and escalators....   [tags: Shopping, Internet]

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Killer at Large: Childhood Obesity in America

- Did you know that 35% of the United States population is considered obese. Also, 66% of the population is considered overweight or more. (Saint Onge 2014) Even more frightening, in 2012 the Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported that more than one third of children and adolescents in America were overweight or obese (CDC 2014). The media sources used investigates the political, scientific, historical, and cultural reasons behind the childhood obesity epidemic in America. Obesity is a rapid growing epidemic in America and these sources present the facts causing this epidemic....   [tags: media, ethinic groups, overweight]

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Potential Dangers of the Large Hadron Collider

- Successful application of technological achievements in the modern world from electricity to space exploration is indebted to science, a powerful instrument of the world’s investigation. Present day level of scientific research demands a new approach to developing an understanding of eternal issues of the life, such as creation of the universe or structure of the matter. Scientifically proposed theory of the Big Bang, which predicts that everything began from one massive explosion, requires further investigation....   [tags: CERN, Hadron Collider]

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Does Nonviolence Work on a Large Scale?

- It has been debated though out history whether or not nonviolence “works”. Many societies, and this without question includes the United States, have mostly relied on violent tactics. Many people believe that violence is the only way to stop wars, even though it creates war, and people tend to believe that violence is the one solution to many global and political problems. However, recent literature and research is starting to prove otherwise. Erica Chenoweth, a political scientist, recently published a book, Why Civil Resistance Works in 2011....   [tags: sociology, politics, civil resistance]

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Reducing Large Chest Tips and Exercises

- A firm, well-defined chest can be the ultimate sign of femininity or masculinity. However, if you store excess fat in your upper chest, you might be plagued with sagging breasts or man boobs. Because solely spot reducing fat from your chest isn't possible, you must lose total body fat to slim down your problem area. (See References 1, p. 34) A healthy diet, cardio and strength training can help you accomplish this. Then targeted exercises can work your pectorals under the fat, to firm up your chest....   [tags: man boobs, chest, body fat, cardio]

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Cause and Effect Essay - Moving to a Large City

- Cause and Effect Essay - Moving to a Large City Whoosh. That is the precise sound I heard as the crazed flock of travelers headed for the train terminal. My best friend, Stacy, and I were left disoriented and understandably confused once the crowd thinned. We were at Madison Square Garden at the train terminal awaiting our train back to the hotel; it was our first trip to New York City. As one may imagine, it was a fascinating and surreal voyage into extreme urban life. It was so enthralling and exciting that afterward I felt compelled to make a permanent trek to a large city....   [tags: Cause Effect Essays]

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The Causes of Poor Productivity Within Large Organizations

- The Causes of Poor Productivity Within Large Organizations Productivity is the degree of output achieved in relation to a certain level of input. For example, in a call centre environment, productivity would be seen as the number of telephone calls answered per hour by a certain number of staff. The telephone calls are the output and the staff available to take the calls are the input. In order to improve productivity, one of the following has to occur: The level of input is decreased however the level of output remains the same, or, the level of output increases but the level of input remains the same....   [tags: Papers]

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Poverty Strikes Large Families Harder

- When one confers with others on the subject of poverty, often times the subtopics of race, laws surrounding welfare, and how poverty stricken they are comes up. One may not have any thought just to how much poverty can impact large and young families more than older and smaller ones. Larger families are hit harder according to Joseph Rowntree when it comes to the well-being and welfare of the family, and can have a negative impact on all members of the family through every aspect of their life....   [tags: social issues, welfare]

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Large Granular Lymphocytic (LGL) Leukemia

- Large granular lymphocytic (LGL) leukemia is an uncommon disease, characterized by a clonal proliferation of mature, post-thymic T-cells, typically CD3+, CD4-, CD8+, CD16+, CD57+ phenotype, representing constitutively active T-cells Less commonly, LGL leukemia is derived from CD3-, CD56+ natural killer (NK) cells. Clonal T-LGLs escape apoptosis by failure to respond to the Fas/Fas ligand (FasL) pathway. Activating mutations in the STAT3gene occur frequently in LGL leukemia, and may play a role in pathogenesis....   [tags: patients, results, discussion]

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Measurements in Accounting: Finacial Reporting

- ...  Current cost, just as its name implies, shows the amount of cash or cash equivalents that was acquired currently. When there are efficient external markets for analogous replacement assets, current cost can be reliable.  Realisable (settlement) value shows the value of net assets and income if it is sold separately. Based on the active markets or actual realisations, this measurement could be reliable.  Present value illustrates the present value of future net cash flows at a present discounted rate....   [tags: monetary amounts, costs, instrument]

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Taking a Look at Different Breeds of Horses

- A draft horse (US), draught horse (UK) or dray horse (from the Old English dragan meaning to draw or haul; compare Dutch dragon meaning to carry), less often called a work horse or heavy horse, is a large horse bred for hard, heavy tasks such as ploughing and farm labor. There are a number of different breeds, with varying characteristics but all share common traits of strength, patience, and a docile temperament which made them indispensable to generations of pre-industrial farmers. Draft horses and draft crossbreds are versatile breeds used today for a multitude of purposes, including farming, show, logging, recreation, and other uses....   [tags: draft, crossbred, work or large horses]

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Underage Drinking in Australia

- ... Underage drinking most commonly occurs at parties in which adolescents, without adult supervision usually drink to the point that they become intoxicated. When an individual is intoxicated, they are no longer conscious of what they are doing and this often influences the teen’s decision making and the actions they make. Being under the influence of alcohol can cause a whole lot of danger, trouble, and humiliation; Due to being intoxicated teens get themselves to get into fights, it causes injuries and health issues, dangerous car accidents, having unsafe sex, and even death....   [tags: law, excessive amounts of alcohol]

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Delegating Authority in a Large Organization

- Delegating Authority in a Large Organization Management 330 Delegating authority in any large organization is required to keep a steady workflow within the organization. Delegation is the process of distributing the workload in a top-down flow within an organization. Managers have a responsibility to delegate for the benefit of themselves and their subordinates but should not abuse the power of delegation by using it to make others take responsibility for their mistakes. Delegation allows managers to relieve some of their workload and allows subordinates a chance to learn the management field through on the job training....   [tags: Business and Management Studies:]

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Farm Tractor Equipment: A Large Investment With Interesting History

- Farm Tractor Equipment: A Large Investment With Interesting History Searching for farm tractor equipment can be as time consuming as searching for a new car. Tractors come in a large variety of size and style. Which you purchase will be based upon your needs. A tractor is a large investment so do some research before heading out to the local farm supply. Tractors have a fascinating history. In 1897 the first tractor was developed for optimal use and they have been going strong since. This much needed farm necessity has seen many changes over the years....   [tags: Farming]

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The Gilded Age and Large Businesses that Paved the Way

- From the late 1800s to the early 1900s, the Gilded Age was a time of American inventions and innovation. As the work place transitioned from rural plantations to industrialized cities, specialized farmworkers stood no chance against a handful of powerful businessmen. A large majority of the socioeconomic power resided in the hands of large corporations, as they dominated the economy and its workers. In Makers, Takers, and Fakers, the author specifically targets Andrew Carnegie and John D. Rockefeller who monopolized the steel and oil industries, respectively....   [tags: Women, Industrialism, Immigration]

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The Role of Technology in Large Scale Improvement of Student Learning

- The educational world in is a state of change, with an increased emphasis on the implementation of programs and policies designed to create large-scale improvements in student learning and performance. The social changes in the world, with an increasing movement towards the “global village” concept, has brought a new level of competitiveness to education, that was previously absent. Schools, school divisions, and even provinces had compared results in the past, but now the comparisons are on a global level, with Canadian students being surpassed by students in other countries....   [tags: Educational Technology ]

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What Factors do Governments Need to Consider When Planning Their Security for Large Events such as The Soccer World Cup?

- Introduction Background Security at major events such as the FIFA World Cup in South Africa 2010 has become an increasing cause for concern. During the last four decades there have been several occasions when hosts have encountered criminal actions or experienced disruptions in their mega-events. For example, during the 1972 Olympic Games in Germany, at 4.00 am on September 5, the group Black September Organisation (BSO), a radical wing of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO), raided the Olympic Village apartments in their search for Israeli athletes....   [tags: Security]

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Difficulties of a Single Monetary Policy for a Large Number of Countries

- Difficulties of a Single Monetary Policy for a Large Number of Countries I. INTRODUCTION The European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) and the common currency the euro, was originally promoted as a source for economic growth and as a mechanism to make European markets less fragmented. However, the recent eurozone crisis has shown the complexity surrounding the issue of a single monetary policy for a large number of countries. Recent economic developments in the eurozone have therefore put an emphasis on the question if it is feasible to conduct a monetary policy of “one size fits all." This essay analyses the viability of a single monetary policy conducted by the European Central Bank (ECB)...   [tags: European Union, Eurozone]

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The Control Large Players Have on Mass Media

- Mass media, with its functions to inform, to educate and to entertain, is one of the most important issues in the United States because of the way it has been manipulated to cater the demands of various groups, such as partisan bias, sensationalist journalists as well as the government. Such is the problem for the modern and enlightened public; since people now have access to various areas to get news reports, the media apparently lacks the way to properly distribute truthful and factual information about events happening locally and internationally and those that are included in the sphere of public interest....   [tags: powerful group advantages]

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Baker Hughes: A Large Company in Oil Services and Industry

- BAKER HUGHES Introduction Baker Hughes, one of the largest companies in oil services and industry that is well known for oil and gas industry with products and services for drilling, production and reservoir consultancy. It also provides assistance to operators in making the most out of their reservoir. The incorporation was formed when the two, Baker International and Hughes Tool Company merged in 1987. The story behind this merge is Baker and Howard Hughes's breakthrough inventions that transformed the whole fledging petroleum industry....   [tags: evaluating, drilling, reservoir consultancy]

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Large Collection of Data: Secure Big Data

- ... However, as the size of data set has been, and continues to be, growing exponentially, scalability and availability have necessitated auto-tiering for big data storage management. [SearchStorage official website, 2013] Auto-tiering solutions do not keep track of where the data is stored, which poses new challenges to secure data storage. [ISACA official website, 2013] In this paper, an explanation will be given about the security issue that occurs in Big Data storage systems, from unsecured data storage and transaction logs and an investigation on a solution will be provided....   [tags: useable information, storage]

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Information Flow in Large Communication Nets by Leonard Kleinrock

- ... However, after Tim Berners-Lee discovery, without the WWW the Internet would not be as popular and useful as it is today.What is more, internet was not available to everyone even in the modern era, hence limited technologies or accessibility to such leads to less development or improvements of internet related technologies such as internet access such as mobile network or wireless network connection, social medias, etc. so without these other components that make up the internet’s purpose, it is consider useless if they were not even available now, hence imagine the difficulties face by past tinkerers trying to invent the almost impossible....   [tags: internet, medium, technologies]

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Communications of Large Businesses

- Communications of Large Businesses Large businesses have many ways of communicating. If they were using I.C.T to communicate they would probably do it using the large networks they have in their building. Large businesses tend to have lots of pc's and expensive hardware and software. They can also communicate with each other using the pc via email. But large businesses tend to find using walkie-talkies easier, or mobile phones. The email service is kind of fast in large businesses because they tend to have a high Internet speed or their own database....   [tags: Business Communication]

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Large Company Case Study

- Large Company Case Study In this report I will be looking at the software and hardware used in all departments of Hanover Displays Ltd. I will also be looking at the benefits this software and hardware gives the company, and how they help the company save time and money. Hanover Displays is a company based in Lewes, East Sussex, and they manufacture signs for buses, trams and trains. I will show the benefits of each program by defining each one and what they do, and then how they save time and money for the company....   [tags: Papers]

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What are Gayborhoods?

- Surprisingly one of, if not the, safest and some of the most prosperous neighborhoods one can live in are gayborhoods. A gayborhood is defined as an area of a city with a concentration of businesses that cater to a largely homosexual client base (Eyre 2007). In other words, gayborhoods are where gays, lesbians, bisexuals, and/or transgender peoples live. Research has shown that these communities have keen economic and sociological effects on urban areas brought on by large gentrification from homosexuals....   [tags: Large Homosexual Client Base, Businesses]

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The California Split

- ... California should not be split; it would be far too expensive and detrimental to the state’s residents and shows almost no signs of being beneficial to Californians, but instead to the extremely elite and the liberal political party. Many argue that the proposition would be beneficial to California because it would result in there being a more equal representation by liberals and conservatives, although it may seem as if the split would create an equal number of Republican and Democrat states however according to The Washington Post it would create three solidly democratic states and three swing states, two of which are slightly leaning Republican (Lowery)....   [tags: maps, silicon valley, large population]

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Large Lecture Classes

- Large Lecture Classes Having left the confronting atmosphere of home schooling or typically small high school classes. Large Lecture Classes Having left the confronting atmosphere of home schooling or typically small high school classes, college freshmen’s find it difficult to adapt to large lecture classes. There classes are varying in size from 50 to 200. In my fall class, Chemistry 1301, Professor Dr. Young teaches approximately 70 students every morning. Typically, classes like Chemistry 1301 at Baylor University contain 70 to 100 students....   [tags: Economics]

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The Effect of the Development of Large Firms on Society

- The Effect of the Development of Large Firms on Society Many firms choose to expand in size because of the cost and market share benefits the firms can reap. However, the development of large firms may not always be of benefit to consumers, and the advantages and disadvantages will be discussed in the following essay. Because larger firms such as Shell Petrol Station are able to experience internal economies of scale through lower unit costs, many of the cost savings are then passed on to the consumers through lower prices....   [tags: Papers]

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Large Molecules In the Structure And Functioning Of Cells

- Large Molecules In the Structure And Functioning Of Cells Large biological molecules are found in all cells, in plant and animals cells too. There are many different large biological molecules such as carbohydrates, proteins, lipids, nucleic acids which are all extremely important to the functioning and structure of living cells. We would not be alive if any of these groups were missing. This signifies their importance. Carbohydrates contain three elements. Carbon (C), Hydrogen (H) and Oxygen (O) Carbohydrates are found in three forms....   [tags: Papers]

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The Supreme Court Decision Allowing Large Corporations to Run Their Own Political Ads

- Since 2002, United States federal elections campaigns have been regulated by the federal laws under Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act (BCRA), popularly known as the McCain-Feingold. Under the law, corporations and unions were not allowed to use their treasuries to advocate for a particular candidate or run their own campaign ads (Francia, 16). They were only allowed to express their interests through political actions committees that were strongly regulated. However, just before the crucial 2010 midterm congressional election period, this law was partly upended by the United States Supreme Court....   [tags: Political Science]

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Most Viable Method of Biometric Security for a Large Multinational Firm

- Security is one of the most important aspects of everyday life. Knowing that one is safe makes life more comfortable, for example ‘Home Is Where Our Hearts Are’ research published on “The Bolton News” (2009) found out that 37% of the UK citizens planned to move out from locality due to crime. All in all it is essential to feel safe not only about one’s life but also to have a safe business and secure work place. Security can be greatly enhanced with the promising benefits of biometric technologies by allowing different recourses to recognise and confirm personality in different circumstances (Rosenzweig et....   [tags: Business Management ]

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End-Winding Analysis in order to minimize the Circulating Current in a Large Synchronous Generator

- Abstract- This paper deals with the circulating current distribution calculation and its resultant ohmic losses in a large synchronous generator. Circulating currents are produced by the induced voltage differences between parallel strands in a bar that cause high ohmic losses in high power synchronous generators. In this paper, three different cases are assumed for the armature end winding structure, and a 3-D finite element model is adopted to calculate the effectiveness and resultant losses of these cases....   [tags: Research Analysis ]

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Second Lady of The United States: Margaretta Large Fitler Murphy Rockefeller

- In government, the second lady is the wife of the vice president and holds the duties of hosting receptions, presenting over institutions, tending to official travel, and other various ceremonial duties. Second ladies have been known to capture the attention of the media and take stands on public policies. In many political issues, the vice president’s wives have not yielded much day-to-day political power, but are still considered important for campaigning purposes. So did Margaretta Large Fitler Murphy Rockefeller play an important role as Second Lady of the United States; and who exactly is she....   [tags: government, vice-president, happy]

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Large National Programs Are Too Dependent on Ungovernable Irregular Factors and Are Not Sustaible

- Since its establishment, the United States has been an actively dynamic nation that has adapted to develop and and protect the participant of its economy. In America’s history, two categories of economic governing bodies have taken the stage, democratic institutions and market-capitalist institutions. During each of America’s many past economic regimes, one of the the two categories of economic governance classifications took dominance and looked to the shortcomings of the preceding regimes reacting to create, or diminish institutions....   [tags: government paper]

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Prospects of Large Scale Rice Suitability Analysis in Papua New Guinea

- Till today rice, wheat, and corn, do not form the staple food for the vast majority of Papua New Guineans. Their carbohydrate needs are still fulfilled by sweet potato, taro, yams, sago and bananas. Agriculture began in Papua New Guinea (PNG) about 10,000 years ago as shown by archaeological research where starch was found on stone tools excavated in Kuk in western highlands. It suggested that taro was cultivated in Kuk at that time. A number of staple food crops such as banana, sago, taro, greater yam, highland and lowland pitpits etc....   [tags: rice, food crops, new guinea farmers]

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