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Tall Stories NEWSCIENCE
Tall Stories NEWSCIENCE
======================================================================= Tall Stories NEWSCIENCE ----------------------------------------------------------------------- Picture in your mind the skyline of downtown Toronto. There's the CN Tower, of course, and the 72-floor First Canadian Place, the city's tallest skyscraper. Cascading from there are the assorted banks and hotels and insurance towers. Now, use your imagination to construct some new buildings, these ones reaching three, four and fiv
Fahrenheit 451 A Charred Existence
Fahrenheit 451 A Charred Existence
Fahrenheit 451 Ė A Charred Existence Imagine living in a world where you are not in control of your own thoughts. Imagine living in a world in which all the great thinkers of the past have been blurred from existence. Imagine living in a world where life no longer involves beauty, but instead a controlled system that the government is capable of manipulating. In Ray Bradburyís Fahrenheit 451, such a world is brought to the awareness of the reader through a description of the impacts of censorshi
What do we use all this water for Of all the water that falls to Calif
What do we use all this water for Of all the water that falls to Calif
What do we use all this water for? Of all the water that falls to California, 60% is immediately returned to the atmosphere by evaporation or native plant use. The rest runs off into rivers, lakes, streams and the water table, where it is available for human use. We will explain what happens to all this water, show exactly how much water we do use, and give ways to reduce water use in and around your home. The single largest user of water is industry. Industries use 46% of our annual water suppl
Suicide in Las Vega
Suicide in Las Vega
Suicide in Las Vega Hell is expensive. This is my first thought as my plane lands in Las Vegas. The Luxor hotel's glass pyramid seems dangerously close to the runway's edge, as do its chocolate-and-gold sphinx and rows of shaved palms. I wonder if these rooms tremble when jets land. Behind the Luxor are mountains kissed by dust the hue of bone; to its left lies the Strip, where color is so bright it looks like it has died, rotted, and come back as a poisonous flower. I have been forewarned. Firs
Have you ever wonder why when it starts to rain and lightening your sa
Have you ever wonder why when it starts to rain and lightening your sa
Have you ever wonder why when it starts to rain and lightening your satellite or cable goes out? It can happen in a split second. Lightening bolts strike your home, or your satellite, sending destructive pulses of energy through electrical wires. Electronic equipment such as satellite dish systems, antennas, television cable hardware, and even sprinkler systems can be damaged. Lightening is constantly striking the earth. The damages of lightening can be devastating, and costly. The outcome of l
The Y2K Problem
The Y2K Problem
The Y2K Problem Jody Thrasher AC 100 2/18/99 Forty years ago when the first computers and computer systems were being developed the biggest problem computer engineers and programmers faced was lack of space. The early computers were huge, filling up entire rooms instead of just desktops. The programmers also had to enter dates into the obese primitive hard drives with the year recognized with only two digits. These programmers didnít even think about the problems these systems would have when th
Questions of Ethics In Computer Systems and Their Future
Questions of Ethics In Computer Systems and Their Future
Questions of Ethics In Computer Systems and Their Future 1) Identify and discuss security issues and considerations evident for Information Systems And computerization in the brokerage industry. ( Think about how the Internet has already influenced trading.) The technology is getting ahead of regulators claims David Weissman, director of money and technology at Forrester Research Inc., in Cambridge, Mass. If one is to believe the quote above it sounds very ominous for the regulators and the go
Computers Related To Turf Grass Industries
Computers Related To Turf Grass Industries
Computers Related To Turf Grass Industries Computer Science Term paper Turfgrass Science Dennis Zedrick October 23, 1996 The field of turfgrass science, and golf course management has became very sophisticated in just the few short years that I have been involved. Much of the equipment has gone higher tech, as far as electric motors, and more computerized technology. Many golf course superintendents now are , online via the web. If there is a question concerning a new disease or fertilizer one