Which are Deadlier Hurricanes or Tornadoes
By: iiivix
Hurricanes are deadlier than tornadoes, because most major cities are on a ocean coast, whereas most tornadoes occur around the heart land where there are fewer populated areas. In this debate of hurricanes I am also refering to typhoons and cyclones because they are all...
By: Ian Loft
The Kyoto Protocol was ratified by Newly Elected Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd as one of the first official acts so what! With environmental groups and political green parties gloating over their success in this matter it seems now might be a good time to...
Science fails to predict the weather
By: Rex Trulove
How would you like to be paid to make guesses, even if those guesses are wrong well over 50 percent of the time? That is exactly what is going on. The National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA, produces the weather forecasts in the US...
By: Tim Turuncu
The most populated cities in the world are Tokyo, Mexico City and New York City.My definitions for 'cities' here are actually the full built-up area around the city and I have included the suburban areas as well. I think this will make a fairer...
By: Jessica Hatch - 359719
Yellowstone: A Silent Threat?The news is out; Yellowstone is rising at a significant rate. But what exactly does this mean? And what can the world expect from this? Everyday there are potential threats to our norms of living: from terrorism to Mother Nature in...
All you need to know about earthquakes
By: Rex Trulove
The knowledge about earthquakes and the science of seismology has come a very long way in the last couple centuries. Back then, all quakes were deemed to be retribution by an angry God or gods. The idea that there might be a physical cause simply...
By: Triana Rathads
There are many tropic levels in a lake ecosystem, and the addition or removal of an organism can cause positive and negative cascades of certain species. Typical fresh water lakes have a wide range of interactions occurring between organisms. For most systems fish consume zooplankton...
By: Anonymous124
An Exciting Day at the Ecotarium, a Study in Ecosystems.The exhibit that I observed for fifteen minutes was the pond ecosystem, where I focused on the interactions surrounding one of the Musk turtles. This exhibit also includes another Musk turtle, a few other types...
By: Amelia Tibbett
Books are a passion of mine, one I've passed onto my children and thus, we spend a lot of time in the local bookstores. As you can imagine, like any parent, I want my children to read educational and fun books. My children have a...
Is Space Travel to the Planet Mars too Dangerous
By: David Kramer
A mission to Mars is certainly dangerous, but not as dangerous as not going to Mars. More people will die at birth, in car accidents, and from obesity this year than have ever died in all the years combine of space exploration. A mission to...

 

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