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Cassiopeia
Cassiopeia
Cassiopeia Cassiopeia was the wife of Cepheus, the Ethiopian king of Joppa (now known as Jaffa, in Israel), and the mother of Andromeda. The queen was both beautiful and vain, and the story of how her vanity caused great distress is told in relation to the constellation Andromeda. After promising her daughter in marriage to Perseus, Cassiopeia had second thoughts. She convinced one of Poseidon\'s sons, Agenor, to disrupt the ceremony by claiming Andromeda for himself. Agenor arrived with an enti
Euthanasia And Self Determination
Euthanasia And Self Determination
Euthanasia And Self Determination When speaking in terms of legalized euthanasia, and self-determination, Callahan feels that people should make decisions for themselves according to their own beliefs as to what comprises the good life. (pg. 226) He also states that we will, one way or another, die of some disease and that death will have dominian over all of us. (pg. 227) The meaning of this is no matter what we are all destined to die. In the case of death he first looks at suicide. This is wh
Cuba: Crimes Against Human Rights
Cuba: Crimes Against Human Rights
Cuba: Crimes Against Human Rights PART ONE CUBA: A Media Profile Media is the used around the world for the central purpose of sending and receiving information. To study the media in a country such as Cuba, you must consider the political, social and the cultural ideologies of the country. While most of the world is free flowing with information using mediums such as radio, television, the press and the Internet, Cuban people are exempted. The content within these mediums, reflect the ideologie
Theresienstadt
Theresienstadt
Theresienstadt 1939, Theresienstadt, A gift from Hitler. A place of hope and happiness for Jews and Jewesses alike. Theresienstadt was somewhere they could wait the war out without fear until the shadow of Nazism passed. It was a place filled with the most prosperous artists and musicians, daily shows and operas, lectures and seminars, gardens and coffee shops. A place with grace and character. An entire town that was given to the Jews as a gift from the Fuehrer. A paradise for Jews. That is at
Holocaust
Holocaust
holocaust The Holocaust No one could ever determine the importance of six million lives, it would be impossible to. The intentional extermination of six million people has affected the world in ways that we will never know, maybe the person who could have discovered the cure for Cancer or AIDS died in the gas chambers at Auschwitz. (Fischel, 78). Six million people is fully one fifth of the world\'s population. This may not sound like a huge number, but it is. Six million lives all gone. Whole
Kodak history
Kodak history
kodak history On July 12, 1854 in the village of Waterville Maria Kilbourn and George Washington Eastman had a child that would change the way the world took pictures forever, and that child was George Eastman. When George was five his father sold the family nursery business and moved to Rochester where he founded the Eastman Commercial College. Shortly thereafter George\'s father died and the College failed leaving George and his mother in financial despair. So because of family circumstances G
Drugs And Alcohol
Drugs And Alcohol
Drugs And Alcohol One of the biggest problems people cope with today is the addiction of drugs and alcohol. The effects of taking these drugs are dangerous: domestic violence, crimes, accidents, sexual assault or becoming infected with HIV/AIDS. Different studies of domestic violence show a big involvement of high quantities of alcohol and other drugs. These increase the level of aggression. Alcoholism and child abuse, including incest, seem tightly intertwined as well. Parents, being under alco
Heroin
Heroin
Heroin In 1898, the Bayer Company in Germany developed an opium derivative ten times more potent than morphine. This new drug was seen as a wonder drug and to suggest the heroic curative power of this new drug, its creators named it heroin. Heroin has transformed over the years from a prominent pharmaceutical drug to a very addictive and misused drug (Freeman 48). Heroin initially was available over the counter and was widely prescribed by doctors as treatment for many illnesses. Heroin was perc
Aspirin Overdose
Aspirin Overdose
Aspirin Overdose Aspirin is one of the most commonly used drugs in history. Aspirin is used for many different reasons. People use Aspirin for its cardiovascular blood thinning properties, for its pain relieving properties and for it antipyretic properties, to name a few. Most people don\'t know what Aspirin is, but only what it does for their particular needs. I will attempt to describe some different aspects of Aspirin and Aspirin overdose. I will give a brief description of what Aspirin is, c
Pay Attention to the Commercials
Pay Attention to the Commercials
Pay Attention to the Commercials Pay Attention to the Commercials Don\'t go to work! Don\'t go to school! Stay home tomorrow and watch some TV. Daytime television commercials can be classified into who they are being marketed to. Businesses realize who will be watching TV between ten a.m. and two p.m. so they target their ads to these TV watchers. The majority of the viewers between these times are the stay at home moms, out of work people, and the people who stayed home from work sick. The only
Commonly Prescribed Drugs
Commonly Prescribed Drugs
Commonly Prescribed Drugs SELECT another chapter from the list .....Go to the Complete Table of ContentsAcknowledgementsThe EditorsThe ContributorsForewordCh 1 - How to Get the Care You NeedCh 2 - Meeting the Heatch Care Needs of the Aged and DisabledCh 3 - Medical Decision Making: Ethical ConsiderationsCh 4 - The Fundamentals of Good HealthCh 5 - The Basics of Good NutritionCh 6 - Smoking, Alcohol, and Substance AbuseCh 7 - Health Concerns During Infancy and ChildhoodCh 8 - The Adolescent Years
Pope Paul III: The Sixteenth Century Miracle
Pope Paul III: The Sixteenth Century Miracle
Pope Paul III: The Sixteenth Century Miracle Born into an Italian family, Alessandro Farnese soon to be known as Pope Paul III was a very remarkable man. Coming into the world in 1468, Alessandro received a very good education during his youth. He studied in Rome under Pomponius Laetus, and also in the gardens of Lorenzo de Medici at Florence. He had a love for art and elegant literature which was proper for his period. At first, Alessandro wanted a diplomatic career, but with his mothers urgin
Managing the Transition from Maturity to Decline
Managing the Transition from Maturity to Decline
:Managing the Transition from Maturity to Decline: Diamond Power Corporation This case study, prepared by Richard C. Scameborn, follows the Diamond Power Specialty Company from its humble beginnings in 1903 to its decline in 1991. The birth of Diamond came with the invention of the hand cranked soot blower. As the years and technology progressed, so did the Diamond soot blower. Along with this main product, Diamond also added several other products to its line, but none had the profitability of t
Genetically modified food
Genetically modified food
genetically modified food Genetic Modified food: Benefit or Detriment? The most wonderful activity a human being can experience is new flavors and foods. For example, the first time a person tastes a delicious juicy piece of prime rib or a delightful hamburger with cheese and ham, his world is never the same. However, since the beginning of the twentieth century, the production of food has been supplemented by science. This has triggered an angry dispute between the people who support the advanc
Global Branding1
Global Branding1
Global Branding1 When corporations market a product globally choosing a brand name is a major factor in the success of that product. Handi-Wrap is a very well known brand in the United States, but in other parts of the world like the United Kingdom and Australia, the brand\'s name is considered funny but still effective, but what about in other countries like: Germany, Sweden or Japan? The brand "Handi-Wrap" works in the United States because English is the official language of the nation; it wo
Managing the Transition from Maturity to Decline: Diamond Power Corporation
Managing the Transition from Maturity to Decline: Diamond Power Corporation
Managing the Transition from Maturity to Decline: Diamond Power Corporation Managing the Transition from Maturity to Decline: Diamond Power Corporation This case study, prepared by Richard C. Scameborn, follows the Diamond Power Specialty Company from its humble beginnings in 1903 to its decline in 1991. The birth of Diamond came with the invention of the hand cranked soot blower. As the years and technology progressed, so did the Diamond soot blower. Along with this main product, Diamond also a
Aluminum
Aluminum
Aluminum Aluminum is one of a number of soft metals that scientists call poor metals. It can be shaped and twisted into any form. It can be rolled into thick plates for armored tanks or into thin foil for chewing gum wrappers. It may be drawn into a wire or made into cans. Aluminum is a generally popular metal because it does not rust and it resists wear from weather and chemicals. (Bowman, 391) Aluminum is an element. Its atomic number is thirteen and its atomic weight is usually twenty-seven.
Euthanasia And Self Determination
Euthanasia And Self Determination
Euthanasia And Self Determination When speaking in terms of legalized euthanasia, and self-determination, Callahan feels that people should make decisions for themselves according to their own beliefs as to what comprises the good life. (pg. 226) He also states that we will, one way or another, die of some disease and that death will have dominian over all of us. (pg. 227) The meaning of this is no matter what we are all destined to die. In the case of death he first looks at suicide. This is wh
Drugs And Alcohol
Drugs And Alcohol
Drugs And Alcohol One of the biggest problems people cope with today is the addiction of drugs and alcohol. The effects of taking these drugs are dangerous: domestic violence, crimes, accidents, sexual assault or becoming infected with HIV/AIDS. Different studies of domestic violence show a big involvement of high quantities of alcohol and other drugs. These increase the level of aggression. Alcoholism and child abuse, including incest, seem tightly intertwined as well. Parents, being under alco
Euthansia and Self determination
Euthansia and Self determination
Euthansia and Self determination When speaking in terms of legalized euthanasia, and self-determination, Callahan feels that people should make decisions for themselves according to their own beliefs as to what comprises the good life. (pg. 226) He also states that we will, one way or another, die of some disease and that death will have dominian over all of us. (pg. 227) The meaning of this is no matter what we are all destined to die. In the case of death he first looks at suicide. This is whe
Presence of a God
Presence of a God
Presence of a God Either God exists or He doesn\'t. There is no middle ground. Any attempt to remain neutral in relation to God\'s existence is automatically synonymous with unbelief. It is far from a "moot" question, for if God does exist, then nothing else really matters; if He does not exist, then nothing really matters at all. If He does exist, then there is an eternal heaven to be gained (Hebrews 11:16) and an eternal Hell to be avoided (Revelation 21:8). The question for God\'s existence i
Role of U.S. Financial System
Role of U.S. Financial System
Role of U.S. Financial System Rachel Vishnevsky University of Phoenix Cindy Bayer October 29, 2006 Managerial Finance FIN 475 The U.S. financial marketplace consists of borrowing, lending, investing, and management of assets and liabilities. The following article will discuss various financial markets and how the Federal Reserve is monitoring their economic standing on a quarterly and annually basis. The necessity of investment bankers and sources of capital available to corporations will be add
Compound Name: |Ciprofloxacin | |
Compound Name: |Ciprofloxacin | |
Compound Name: |Ciprofloxacin | | |Compound Formula: |C17H18FN3O3 | |Molar Mass: |331g in one mole of Cipro | |% Composition by mass: |61.6% Carbon, 5.4% Hydrogen, 5.7% | | |Fluorine, 12.7% Nitrogen, and | | |14.5% Oxygen | |% Composition by number: |17 Carbon, 18 Hydrogen, 1 | | |Fluorine, 3 Nitrogen, and 3 Oxygen| |Melting Point: |207C (tablet) | | |258-260C (IV) | |Type Bonding: |Contains both ionic and covalent | | |bonds. | |Obtained: |The Ciprofloxacin compound is | | |obtained through s
Pay Attention to the Commercials
Pay Attention to the Commercials
Pay Attention to the Commercials Pay Attention to the Commercials Don't go to work! Don't go to school! Stay home tomorrow and watch some TV. Daytime television commercials can be classified into who they are being marketed to. Businesses realize who will be watching TV between ten a.m. and two p.m. so they target their ads to these TV watchers. The majority of the viewers between these times are the stay at home moms, out of work people, and the people who stayed home from work sick. The only r
Holocaust
Holocaust
holocaust The Holocaust No one could ever determine the importance of six million lives, it would be impossible to. "The intentional extermination of six million people has affected the world in ways that we will never know, maybe the person who could have discovered the cure for Cancer or AIDS died in the gas chambers at Auschwitz." (Fischel, 78). Six million people is fully one fifth of the world\'s population. This may not sound like a huge number, but it is. Six million lives all gone. Whole
GULF WAR SYNDROME
GULF WAR SYNDROME
GULF WAR SYNDROME One part of being an American, is giving yourself to your country when deemed necessary. In 1991, the United States took action in the Gulf War, where many US solders were sent. In fact, a total of 697,000 solders took part in the Gulf War. And of that amount, 6% (about 45,000) veterans have reported an ailment related to this war. Much chaos arose from these sicknesses, and from this a syndrome was born. The syndrome is called the Gulf War Syndrome. Wether this is myth or not
Global Branding
Global Branding
Global Branding When corporations market a product globally choosing a brand name is a major factor in the success of that product. Handi-Wrap is a very well known brand in the United States, but in other parts of the world like the United Kingdom and Australia, the brand\'s name is considered funny but still effective, but what about in other countries like: Germany, Sweden or Japan? The brand "Handi-Wrap" works in the United States because English is the official language of the nation; it wor
Brief History of the Bauhsau
Brief History of the Bauhsau
Brief History of the Bauhsau An architect named Walter Gropius founded the Bauhaus in 1919 in Weimar, Germany. Gropius\' main objective of the school was to use each student\'s creativity to change industrial and architectural ideas by integrating, into them, visual art. The Bauhaus sought to change the ideas of the industrial society that began in the beginning of the century. In the early Bauhaus, painters like Paul Klee and Wassily Kandinsky joined the school to teach advanced ideas of form,
Analgesics
Analgesics
Analgesics Analgesics "An aspirin a day keeps the doctor away." Although this saying can be true, it is not only aspirin that can cure the pains of life, but also several other types of analgesics. There are a wide variety of analgesics. More commonly known as painkillers. The narcotic analgesics act on the central nervous system and change the user\'s perception; they are more often used for severe pain and can make the user develop an addiction. The nonnarcotic analgesics, known as over the co
Examination Of Sexuality
Examination Of Sexuality
Examination Of Sexuality Alfred C. Kinsey argued in 1948, It would encourage clearer thinking on these matters [of labeling homosexuals] if persons were not characterized as heterosexual or homosexual, but as individuals who have had certain amounts of heterosexual experience and homosexual experience. Instead of using these terms as substantives (real and apparent entities) which stand for persons, they may be better used to describe the nature of overt sexual relations, or of the stimuli to
Biological war fare in america
Biological war fare in america
biological war fare in america http://www.mitretek.org/mission/envene/chemical/Dissemination.html The terms "chemical weapon," "chemical warfare," and "chemical agent" are often used as if they were interchangeable. To be precise, chemical agent is a chemical compound that is either lethal or injurious in relatively small amounts chemical weapon is a system that contains the chemical agent, can deliver the chemical agent to a target, and can disseminate the chemical agent once it reaches the tar
Theresienstadt
Theresienstadt
Theresienstadt 1939, Theresienstadt, A gift from Hitler. A place of hope and happiness for Jews and Jewesses alike. Theresienstadt was somewhere they could wait the war out without fear until the shadow of Nazism passed. It was a place filled with the most prosperous artists and musicians, daily shows and operas, lectures and seminars, gardens and coffee shops. A place with grace and character. An entire town that was given to the Jews as a gift from the Fuehrer. A paradise for Jews. That is at
Oregon v elstad
Oregon v elstad
oregon v elstad 470 U.S. 298, 105 S. Ct. 1285, 84 L.Ed. 2d 222 (1985) Officers Burke and McAllister of the Polk County, Oregon Sheriff\'s office, on the basis of a witness\' statement, obtained an arrest warrant for Michael Elstad, who was suspected of burglary. The officers went to Elstad\'s home and were escorted to his room by his mother. After instructing the respondent to dress and accompany them to the living room, Officer McAllister took Elstad\'s mother into the kitchen while Officer Bur
Drugs and Alcohol
Drugs and Alcohol
Drugs and Alcohol One of the biggest problems people cope with today is the addiction of drugs and alcohol. The effects of taking these drugs are dangerous: domestic violence, crimes, accidents, sexual assault or becoming infected with HIV/AIDS. Different studies of domestic violence show a big involvement of high quantities of alcohol and other drugs. These increase the level of aggression. Alcoholism and child abuse, including incest, seem tightly intertwined as well. Parents, being under alco
kodak history
kodak history
kodak history On July 12, 1854 in the village of Waterville Maria Kilbourn and George Washington Eastman had a child that would change the way the world took pictures forever, and that child was George Eastman. When George was five his father sold the family nursery business and moved to Rochester where he founded the Eastman Commercial College. Shortly thereafter George�s father died and the College failed leaving George and his mother in financial despair. So because of family circumstances
Ciprofloxacin
Ciprofloxacin
Ciprofloxacin Compound Name: Ciprofloxacin Compound Formula: C17H18FN3O3 Molar Mass: 331g in one mole of Cipro % Composition by mass: 61.6% Carbon, 5.4% Hydrogen, 5.7% Fluorine, 12.7% Nitrogen, and 14.5% Oxygen % Composition by number: 17 Carbon, 18 Hydrogen, 1 Fluorine, 3 Nitrogen, and 3 Oxygen Melting Point: 207C (tablet) 258-260C (IV) Type Bonding: Contains both ionic and covalent bonds. Obtained: The Ciprofloxacin compound is obtained through synthetic production. Therefore, it does not ex
Sexuality and Sexual Identity
Sexuality and Sexual Identity
Sexuality and Sexual Identity Sexuality and Sexual Identity In Social Deviance Alfred C. Kinsey argued in 1948 that "It would encourage clearer thinking on these matters [of labeling homosexuals] if persons were not characterized as heterosexual or homosexual, but as individuals who have had certain amounts of heterosexual experience and homosexual experience. Instead of using these terms as substantives (real and apparent entities) which stand for persons, &they may be better used to describe t
Aluminum
Aluminum
aluminum Aluminum is one of a number of soft metals that scientists call "poor" metals. It can be shaped and twisted into any form. It can be rolled into thick plates for armored tanks or into thin foil for chewing gum wrappers. It may be drawn into a wire or made into cans. Aluminum is a generally popular metal because it does not rust and it resists wear from weather and chemicals. (Bowman, 391) Aluminum is an element. Its atomic number is thirteen and its atomic weight is usually twenty-seven
Golf Course development in Southeast Asia: How the
Golf Course development in Southeast Asia: How the
Golf Course development in Southeast Asia: How the World?s most prestigious game is swinging away at the Environment Golf Course development in Southeast Asia: How the World\'s most prestigious game is swinging away at the Environment The sport of golf has come a long way since it was first played on the wind blown pasture lands of Scotland over 600 years ago. Today, golf courses around the world are in a way their own small ecosystem, where only pieces of the natural environment are a part of t
This is it
This is it
this is it Proof Of The Exsistence of God Either God exists or He doesn\'t. There is no middle ground. Any attempt to remain neutral in relation to God\'s existence is automatically synonymous with unbelief. It is far from a moot question, for if God does exist, then nothing else really matters; if He does not exist, then nothing really matters at all. If He does exist, then there is an eternal heaven to be gained (Hebrews 11:16) and an eternal Hell to be avoided (Revelation 21:8). The question
Cuba: Crimes Against Human Rights
Cuba: Crimes Against Human Rights
Cuba: Crimes Against Human Rights PART ONE CUBA: A Media Profile Media is the used around the world for the central purpose of sending and receiving information. To study the media in a country such as Cuba, you must consider the political, social and the cultural ideologies of the country. While most of the world is free flowing with information using mediums such as radio, television, the press and the Internet, Cuban people are exempted. The content within these mediums, reflect the ideologie
Cassiopiea
Cassiopiea
cassiopiea Cassiopeia was the wife of Cepheus, the Ethiopian king of Joppa (now known as Jaffa, in Israel), and the mother of Andromeda. The queen was both beautiful and vain, and the story of how her vanity caused great distress is told in relation to the constellation Andromeda. After promising her daughter in marriage to Perseus, Cassiopeia had second thoughts. She convinced one of Poseidon\'s sons, Agenor, to disrupt the ceremony by claiming Andromeda for himself. Agenor arrived with an enti
holocaust
holocaust
holocaust The Holocaust No one could ever determine the importance of six million lives, it would be impossible to. �The intentional extermination of six million people has affected the world in ways that we will never know, maybe the person who could have discovered the cure for Cancer or AIDS died in the gas chambers at Auschwitz.� (Fischel, 78). Six million people is fully one fifth of the world's population. This may not sound like a huge number, but it is. Six million lives all gone. Wh
Dolphins 2
Dolphins 2
Dolphins 2 Contact A great philosopher by the name of Plutarch once wrote that the dolphin is the only creature who loves man for his own sake. To the dolphin alone, nature has given what the best philosophers seek: friendship for no advantage. The foundation to a relationship like this is based on communication. In this paper, evidence will be presented to show that it is possible for dolphins and humans to communicate in a significant and meaningful way. Throughout recorded time, man has sho
Analgesics
Analgesics
Analgesics Analgesics "An aspirin a day keeps the doctor away." Although this saying can be true, it is not only aspirin that can cure the pains of life, but also several other types of analgesics. There are a wide variety of analgesics. More commonly known as painkillers. The narcotic analgesics act on the central nervous system and change the user's perception; they are more often used for severe pain and can make the user develop an addiction. The nonnarcotic analgesics, known as over the cou
Managing the Transition from Maturity to Decline
Managing the Transition from Maturity to Decline
:Managing the Transition from Maturity to Decline: Diamond Power Corporation This case study, prepared by Richard C. Scameborn, follows the Diamond Power Specialty Company from its humble beginnings in 1903 to its decline in 1991. The birth of Diamond came with the invention of the hand cranked soot blower. As the years and technology progressed, so did the Diamond soot blower. Along with this main product, Diamond also added several other products to its line, but none had the profitability of t
Presence Of A God
Presence Of A God
Presence Of A God Proof Of The Exsistence of God Either God exists or He doesn\'t. There is no middle ground. Any attempt to remain neutral in relation to God\'s existence is automatically synonymous with unbelief. It is far from a moot question, for if God does exist, then nothing else really matters; if He does not exist, then nothing really matters at all. If He does exist, then there is an eternal heaven to be gained (Hebrews 11:16) and an eternal Hell to be avoided (Revelation 21:8). The qu
Aspirin
Aspirin
Aspirin Aspirin is in the purses and backpacks of over millions of people around the world. Americans consume more than 80 billion tablets of aspirin a year. The drug has an incredible past and an amazing future. The past of aspirin reaches as far back as Hippocrates in the fifth century B.C. where he used a powder from a willow tree to ease aches and pains. To the future in laboratories and clinics where scientists are looking for new uses for this Wonder Drug. Aspirin is in the family of che
Pay Attention to the Commercials
Pay Attention to the Commercials
Pay Attention to the Commercials Pay Attention to the Commercials Don\'t go to work! Don\'t go to school! Stay home tomorrow and watch some TV. Daytime television commercials can be classified into who they are being marketed to. Businesses realize who will be watching TV between ten a.m. and two p.m. so they target their ads to these TV watchers. The majority of the viewers between these times are the stay at home moms, out of work people, and the people who stayed home from work sick. The only
God Existence Proofs
God Existence Proofs
God Existence Proofs Either God exists or He doesn\'t. There is no middle ground. Any attempt to remain neutral in relation to God\'s existence is automatically synonymous with unbelief. It is far from a "moot" question, for if God does exist, then nothing else really matters; if He does not exist, then nothing really matters at all. If He does exist, then there is an eternal heaven to be gained (Hebrews 11:16) and an eternal Hell to be avoided (Revelation 21:8). The question for God\'s existenc