By: Stephanie A. Smith
25 Easy Ways that Normal People Can Help Fight Global WarmingI hear all of the time about big business, rich people, scientists, and government going "green", but what about the rest of us, the average person living paycheck to paycheck who can't afford to...
By: Maimouna Nyan
Honeybees have a very interesting way of interacting with each other and with other forms of life.In order for a honeybee to produce honey it collects a sweet sugary substance called nectar from flowers. As it lands on the petals of a flower to...
By: Christine Anderson
The ocean's tides are affected by gravitational pull of the moon on the Earth. There is also a mutual pull of the Earth on the moon, which keeps the moon in orbit around the Earth. Imagine floating out in space, looking at the Earth...
By: Erik M. Dell
When you ask most marine science majors what schools they are considering you will most likely hear of the University of Connecticut Avery Point campus. This quaint coastal campus sits off the Long Island Sound. The school also has a great working relationship with the...
By: Carla Jean
Rip currents or "riptides" occur when sandbars change the underwater profile of a beach area, causing the waves that come on shore to be channeled out a gap in the sand bars. When waves crash onshore, the water has to return to sea. Most of...
By: Red Dwyer
Here are 50 ways to reduce water consumption. Many do not require any monetary outlay for the human, but will reduce the water bill.1. Turn off the water when you brush your teeth. Water going down the drain is more than some humans get...
By: H.G. Hess
There are many simple ways to reduce how much water we consume. The best way is to make individual changes in your own habits by using less water. This does not mean stop drinking water! It means examining your daily habits and making changes so...
By: Brittany Franks
If global warming continues, rising temperatures might cause ice-caps to melt in the Polar Regions and a change in weather patterns.Heat energy in the form of long and short wave solar radiation enters the earth's atmosphere. This electromagnetic radiation or light energy is reflected...
By: Steven J. Wamback
The Diversity, Abundance, and Distribution of Living Things In Their Environment:IS "Ecology" defined. What is Ecology?The Diversity, Abundance, and Distribution of Living Things In Their Environment:IS "Ecology" defined. Therefore, it is necessary to observe a given environment in order to understand how organisms adapt...
By: Frank Lobsterman
Water on Earth serves many purposes for sustaining life. Among these, temperature regulation is probably the most important. Just as water is an important component in regulating the temperature of any endothermic organism, it also regulates the temperature of the Earth.The secret to water's...

 

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