Major causes of water pollution
By: KArBill
According to the EPA, Americans average use of fresh water is 151.9 gallons per day while average European use is 66 gallons per day. We use most of that water on our cars and lawns and other outdoor activities. We are by far the...
How to make your own home windmill
By: James Stewart - 539091
When the wind is blowing take note - a home windmill is a fantastic free source of energy. If you are thinking of ways to save home energy then an energy producing windmill should be a serious consideration. They can easily sustain enough electricity to...
How magnetic storms affect humans and equipment
By: Jennifer Jacobsen
Introduction Without the sun, life on earth would cease. The sun provides warmth, light, and energy for photosynthesis. In addition to its many benefits, it can also wreak havoc on earth. As a result of the sun's activities, magnetic storms can occur. However, to understand...
The 7 natural Wonders of the World
By: Jude Coyle
CNN (Cable News Network) has compiled a list of natural wonders to be considered as the seven wonders of the natural world. These places are of uncompromising beauty or of incredible wonderment. The list recognizes these sites as places worthy of extraordinary preservation. *...
By: William Logan
Predicting the weather is a little bit like delivering the mail. If you get it right, no one notices. If you get it wrong, everyone does. Compounding the problem is the fact that predicting the weather is a substantially more complex problem than delivering a...
How to build a windmill generator for profit
By: James Stewart - 539091
Most people are fully aware of the huge opportunities that can be gained by building a windmill generator at home. Quite simply you could completely eliminate your household electric bill by building and installing a windmill generator and harnessing the natural power of wind...
Lessons learned from typhoon Ondoy (Ketsana)
By: Vic Ryan Agot
The Philippines is no stranger to typhoons. Over the years, typhoons, like unwanted visitors wreak havoc and destruction to an already impoverished nation. Each direct hit amounts to millions worth of damages and thousands of families displaced. Well, the fact that Philippines is in what...
By: Jeffrey Wright - 525271
Back in school, generally in earth science in whatever grade one took that course in, a lot was taught about the makeup of our atmosphere. Like an onion that has layers, any remember that the atmosphere also comes in layers. These layers are the troposphere...
Causes of noise pollution
By: Elizabeth M Young
We are bombarded with sound even when we live in rural areas. From crop dusters to large farm equipment, we have plenty of sound in the country. In the urban areas, we not only have sound that is produced at unnatural decibel levels, the sound...
By: Morgan Carlson
Solar Roads are the proposed smart, energy storing roadways designed by Solar Roadways, a company based in Idaho. The purpose of these roadways is to replace existing roads and to have them perform numerous beneficial tasks besides simple energy storage and power supply. Going far...

 

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