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  • Sex Differences in the Locomotor Ecology of a Gliding Mammal, the Malayan Colugo

    Sex Differences in the Locomotor Ecology of a Gliding Mammal, the Malayan Colugo

    Domain: Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Dermoptera Family: Cynocephalidae Genus: Galeopterus Species: Galeopterus variegates Ask a question: Do movement strategies differ between sexes of Malayan Colugo? Background Research: The transitions of moving has occurred in only a few cases, but gliding has evolved independently at least 3o times

    Essay Length: 397 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 30, 2012
  • Sexual Reproduction Advantages

    Sexual Reproduction Advantages

    Conclusion: Organisms that use sexual reproduction have an advantage over those that reproduce without genetic exchange. The wide range of off possible offspring offer more abilities and strategies for survival in the ever changing environment. Errors that can occur when copying the parent's genes are reduced to one or two

    Essay Length: 422 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: June 28, 2011
  • Shangri-La’s Environmental Management System

    Shangri-La’s Environmental Management System

    Case write-up on Island Shangri-La’s Environmental Management System POL3242 Business and the Environment Chu Wing Yan 53568506 1. In what way was Island Shangri-La prepared, or fall short of the ISO 14001 requirements before its application for certification? After undergoing the pilot programme to understand the structure of ISO 14001,

    Essay Length: 1,470 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: February 18, 2017
  • Sharkwater Case - World's Shark Populations

    Sharkwater Case - World's Shark Populations

    Sharkwater reveals the corruption and sleaze surrounding the world's shark populations in the marine reserves of Costa Rica, Cocos Island, and the Galapagos Islands. Most of the countries around the world impose numerous rules on the hunting of wildlife. There are many problems when sharks are hunted illegally for various

    Essay Length: 490 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: June 6, 2011
  • Short Question Answers for Chem 2211

    Short Question Answers for Chem 2211

    Standing in front of the class sweating and nervous, this is what basically happens to most people when they have to present in front of a crowd. With this going on you can forget what you want to say, be embarrassed, laughed at, and faint. One of those that were

    Essay Length: 396 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 10, 2011
  • Should Cars Be More Efficient

    Should Cars Be More Efficient

    There has been much heated debate about when the first car came out. Some say by a French engineer named Nicholas Joseph Cugnut with his steam powered military tractor in 1769 (242 years ago) and others say it was Carl Friedrich Benzs who gave us the first automobile that ran

    Essay Length: 610 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 18, 2012
  • Should the Use of Wind Power Be Encouraged?

    Should the Use of Wind Power Be Encouraged?

    Of late, scientists have announced that the world's reserves of fossil fuels cannot continue to support our exponentially growing population. Hence, much effort has been put into the development of new and renewable sources of energy, among them, wind power. With the implementation of wind power projects by several nations,

    Essay Length: 643 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 13, 2013
  • Should Vehicles Be More Efficient?

    Should Vehicles Be More Efficient?

    Should Vehicles Be More Efficient? In this day in age, we are faced with the urgency and realization that one day there may not be enough resources to make our world go round. There are many reasons as to why it is important for us to realize the importance of

    Essay Length: 2,102 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: September 23, 2012
  • Should We All Be Vegetarians

    Should We All Be Vegetarians

    "Should we all be vegetarians?" Understanding the Text. 2. I believe the main reasons for becoming a vegetarians according to this would be, vegetarians can be just healthy as meat eaters and being a vegetarian is more environmentally conscious. I believe this shows that more people are looking at food

    Essay Length: 392 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 12, 2011
  • Sickness Can Be Good for You

    Sickness Can Be Good for You

    General Biological Science EDS1022 Section 3 Sickness can be Good for You I am not a fan of being sick and I am quite sure no one is a fan of being sick. I do not like to take medicine, but depending on how sick I am, I will take

    Essay Length: 346 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 6, 2012
  • Silent Killer: Pancreatic Cancer

    Silent Killer: Pancreatic Cancer

    SILENT KILLER: PANCREATIC CANCER Background of Personal Experience with Pancreatic Cancer My family never knew that pancreatic cancer was such a deadly disease that can creep up on you, until my aunt, Cathy L. Usey, was diagnosed with it in Aug.2008. My aunt Cathy better known as Big Mama was

    Essay Length: 2,017 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: August 1, 2011
  • Similarities and Differences Between Solar and Wind Power and Between the Methods of Storing Excess Power

    Similarities and Differences Between Solar and Wind Power and Between the Methods of Storing Excess Power

    In this day and age, there is a growing demand trend for energy resources, “go green” becomes evidently important. Therefore, renewable energy is fine option to help decreasing the soaring demand of energy and promoting sustainable living. One of the renewable energy is wind power. Jack (1981) states that wind

    Essay Length: 699 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: October 15, 2015
  • Similarities Between Mine and My Dads Desires

    Similarities Between Mine and My Dads Desires

    In this paragraph I will tell you about the similarities between mine and my dads desires. He says that his love to grow things has brought him to his career at the moment. He has always been growing things for many years and has made it into a profiting career.

    Essay Length: 344 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: July 6, 2011
  • Simple Lab Technique

    Simple Lab Technique

    Simple Lab Technique Partner: Introduction: This Lab tests the students to follow directions and learn how to properly a Bunsen burner, handle solids and liquids, use an electronic balance, and learn safety techniques. Materials: 1. Goggles 2. Bunsen burner 3. Crucible tongs 4. Striker (or match) 5. Copper wire 6.

    Essay Length: 1,465 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: September 11, 2011
  • Simple Pendulum

    Simple Pendulum

    Simple Harmonic Motion (II): Simple Pendulum Introduction When a mass is attached to a spring is displaced from its vertical position, and then released, it oscillates. Such motion is known in physics as simple harmonic motion, while the string mass system is known as a simple pendulum. In this experiment,

    Essay Length: 1,121 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2011
  • Simple Stain Lab

    Simple Stain Lab

    Purpose: To teach the student the techniques involved in doing a simple stain. To show the three morphological types of bacteria. Materials: Cultures (agar slants). Micrococcus luteus. Bacillus subtilis. Rhodospirillum rubrum. Dyes. Safranin. Methylene blue. Gentian violet. (Crystal violet) Staining rack. Glass slides. Procedure: 1. Clean three slides. Handle only

    Essay Length: 728 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 9, 2012
  • Simple Ways to Live a Healthy Lifestyle

    Simple Ways to Live a Healthy Lifestyle

    Do you want to get out of your get potatoes lifestyle? Having a healthy lifestyle is possible, also good health is simple but not easy and you need to make some individual efforts to obtain what you want. For instance, some patients hardly believe that their illnesses have nothing to

    Essay Length: 752 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: July 4, 2011
  • Simpson's Paradox

    Simpson's Paradox

    Simpson's Paradox Introduction In generating probability, it is widely known that the larger the data is, the more reliable the conclusion can be. However, dealing with a large number of pieces of information could lead to misleading conclusion if we are reckless. For instance, there exists invalid intuition among the

    Essay Length: 4,053 Words / 17 Pages
    Submitted: June 15, 2011
  • Single Base Extraction

    Single Base Extraction

    Experiment #3: Single Based Extraction I. Introduction: The purpose of this lab is to separate a mixture of two compounds using acid-base extraction. The separation by extraction is based on differing solubilities of compounds in two immiscible liquids. The mixtures available for this lab contained a neutral compound and a

    Essay Length: 739 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: July 19, 2011
  • Single Sex Education

    Single Sex Education

    Racism is one of the world's major issues today. Many people are not aware of how much racism still exists in schools workforces in Canada, and anywhere else where social lives are occurring. It is obvious that racism is bad as it was many decades ago but it sure has

    Essay Length: 2,328 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: March 12, 2012
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