By: Jacob Coburn
Global climate shifts are the result of the almost fluid-like dynamics of the Earth system. The climate system is basically a set of feedback loops and reversing mechanisms within the Earth system that creates a loose set of weather patterns over distinct areas. Changes in...
By: Kenneth Nwabufo-Ene
Exotic geological and other scientific features will boost tourism in Nigeria.IntroductionTourism is often contemplated without consideration of the concepts, rigorous demands, economics and what features attract tourists.Tourism has sometimes been regarded as belonging to the league of grand en fete. One or two...
How to get started with rock tumbling
By: Rex Trulove
Though it requires patience, rock tumbling and polishing can be a fun hobby that the entire family can get into, and that results in stones of astonishing beauty. The first thing to get is a quality tumbler. There are basically two kinds of tumbler; the...
By: John Carter
What are they:An environmental site assessment is an investigation of a property that is either commercial or industrial in nature to see if they have been environmentally compromised. They take place in three phases. The first phase develops a history of the site to see...
By: Jacob Coburn
When one speaks of the weather and climate, you are liable to confuse the two once in a while due to the close proximity of their parameters. Such confusion would not be noticed by everybody, but among the educated, you would sound like a dire...
By: Emma Helks
Issues concerning biological and biotechnical agriculture - including pesticidesThe use of inorganic chemicals as pesticide, herbicides and fertilisers in agriculture has become a more and more controversial topic over the last decade due to the growing demand and popularity of organic products in both localised...
By: Billy B. Bob
Protecting the Planet from Our Big FootAccording to one news source, "Recently, a Canadian member of parliament from Edmonton, Alberta, agreed to introduce a petition that called for Bigfoot to be protected under the Canadian version of the endangered species act." Further, "The man...
By: Kenneth Nwabufo-Ene
Phosphates in the Sokoto Basin, NigeriaIntroductionThere is substantial literature on the phosphogenesis and phosphate resources in a number of countries in West Africa (Gabon, Togo, Senegal, Morocco and Tunisia Slansky 1985, among others.The generally accepted genetic theories are upwelling in arid regions and upwelling...
By: Ngozi Uduezue
Manganese industry in NigeriaIntroductionThis paper reviews available information on manganese in Nigeria, provides additional useful data and examines the prospects of developing a manganese mineral industry in Nigeria.Geological setting of NigeriaApproximately one half of Nigeria is underlain by rocks of the Precambrian Basement Complex...
By: Emily Cunningham
Agricultural Chemical, or Agrochemical, is a term given in reference to fertilisers and pesticides [1a]; with each having different effects on our environment. My personal opinion is that the environmental problems associated with the use of Fertilisers are most significant, and so intend to evaluate...

 

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