Biofuels Term Paper:
Biofuels are the fuels based on organic materials, which are used for the production of energy. The most well-known biofuels are wood, alcohol and wastes. In comparison with the most popular types of fuels (oil, gas, coal, etc) which are exhaustible, biofuel is the renewable type of energy, because it is produced during the term of no more than ten years. Biofuels contain about 80% of the products which are the result of the activity of the live organisms – animals and plants. The most serious advantage of biofuel is that it consists of the organic materials and it is not dangerous for the environment. The main similarity between biofuel and oil or coal is that biomass is the form of the accumulation of the solar energy – the energy of the Sun is caught through the process of photosynthesis during the growth of plants. Continue reading
Ford Motor Company Term Paper:
Ford Motor Company is the US automobile manufacturer, which produces cars under the mark Ford. The company was founded in 1903 by Henry Ford, who is known to be the pioneer of the massive automobile production applying the classic assembly line for this purpose. Nowadays Ford is the fourth most popular manufacturer of automobiles after Toyota, General Motors and Volkswagen. In 2005 the company managed to sell about 6,8 million cars earning more than 178 billion dollars. The first automobile was produced in 1903 and was called a “gasoline carriage” and it was said even a fifteen-year-old boy was able to drive it. In 1907 the well-known logo of Ford was created and it symbolized quality of the highest level. Continue reading
Term Paper on Green Chemistry:
Green chemistry is the branch of chemistry which is characterized with the reduction of the negative impact of the chemical substances on the environment and human life. It is obvious that the majority of chemical substances cause harm to the human health and they are often connected with pollution, so chemical industry has been always associated with pollution and contamination of the environment. The main idea of green chemistry is to reduce pollution and negative impact of chemicals on the environment. Moreover, the substances are even expected to do more good than harm, curing illnesses and helping people in their activity. The concepts of green chemistry appeared at the beginning of 1990s when people understood the importance of production of healthy and safe products. This branch of chemistry is applied for the improvement of other branches of chemistry – organic and non-organic chemistry, biochemistry and even physical chemistry. Continue reading
Burglary Term Paper:
Burglary is the action of the illegal entry into the private house and it is considered to be a crime.
Burglary is not just the entry into the building, but also the kind of offence characterized with stealing the property of the third people – the owners of the building. Burglary is one of the most widespread crimes, because the majority of people keep a lot of expensive and valuable things at home, so houses of the common people become targets of burglars. Of course, the simple breaking into the building without any other purposes occurs rarely, so the criminals are punished for the complex crimes. For example, if one has just broken into the house and has done nothing more – the crime is not a serious one and the burglar can be just fined and punished with social labor. In fact, the majority of breakings are accompanied with threats and violence when the hosts of the house are at home. Continue reading
Israel Term Paper:
Israel is the country in South-West Asia on the coasts of the Mediterranean Sea. It borders on Lebanon, Syria, Egypt and Jordan. The country got its independence in 1948 on the basis of the UNO resolution of 1947. According to the Declaration of Independence Israel is the Jewish state, but at the same time the country is a multinational democratic state, where the representatives of other races, nationalities and religious views have the same rights and freedoms as the Jews have. For example, there are Christians, Muslims and Arabian representatives in the parliament. The major aim of Zionism was the creation of the Jewish country and the main Zionists decided to establish the country on the territory of Palestine. From the 80s of the 19th century there were thousands of migrants from Eastern Europe to the territory of Palestine. Continue reading
Microscopy Term Paper:
Microscopy is the study of small objects with the help of a microscope. Microscopy is divided into several branches which differ according to the methods of the research and appliances used for the process. For example, there is optical microscopy, electron microscopy, X-ray microscopy, flash diffractive imaging, etc. and all these devices are used for the enlargement of the picture of the object under research. First of all microscopes were the optical devices which used the sunlight and worked on the same principle as the human eye, but their power was too limited, because the best optical microscope can enlarge the object 2000 times. Of course, there are organisms and objects which require more powerful devices to be seen by the human eye, so electron microscope was invented for this purpose and can enlarge objects in 100 000 times and even more. Continue reading
Term Paper on Panic Disorder:
Panic disorder is a psychological disorder which is characterized with the sudden attacks of anxiety and panic which occur several times per year or several times per day. Moreover, the patient not just experiences the attacks but has the constant tense feeling waiting for the approaching attacks. The most common symptom of panic disorder is an attack. The attack lasts for ten minutes, though there are cases when they last from 1-5 to 30 minutes but the feeling of anxiety can remain for an hour.
The attacks are accompanied with the range of symptoms: tachycardia, dyspnea, tremor, anxiety and panic fear, etc. Of course, the symptoms could differ according to the personal peculiarities of the human psychics and organism. Some patients face this problem daily, some – once or twice per week. Obviously, panic disorder influences the social sphere of the human life, because when the person experiences the attack, people around are afraid of her; they think she is not normal, etc. Continue reading
Nostradamus Term Paper:
Nostradamus or Michel de Nostredame is a French physicist, astrologist and alchemist who has the world fame of the seer. Nostradamus comes from the Jewish Catholic family. He planned to be a doctor and very soon received education and defended PhD degree and since that time his last name has become Latinized. He managed to build successful career as a doctor on the court of King Charles IX after he had become a famous astrologist and seer. The doctor practised his physicist skills in different countries of the world and was quite famous in Europe. Unfortunately he loses his family because of the epidemics of plague and spends much time and efforts to defeat this disease in Europe, as a result he received the life-term pension for his contribution into this practice.
Nostradamus revealed his skills of a seer quite unexpectedly, because very soon he published his first astrological almanac, which caused numerous troubles to him. Continue reading
Louis XIV Term Paper:
Louis XIV is the King of France who ruled the country from 1643 till 1715. He is also known as the Sun King who has the credo “I am the state” being the absolute monarch of the country. He was the son of Louis XIII and Anne of Austria. Till the year of 1661 the country was ruled by Cardinal Mazarin but when Louis XIV received his power, he created absolute monarchy and believed that he was the most important person in the state and called himself the Sun King.
During the time of his reign France took part in the several wars against different European alliances which always included Great Britain and Netherlands. Louis XIV is the best known supporter and connoisseur of arts and sciences, because he gave much money for the development of visual art, literature, music and all possible sciences, so his influence on the well-being and intellectual development of France was really great. Continue reading
I realize there may be once a time when I will no longer be able to make health care – or even any – decisions. If and when the time comes, I want my best friend to make them for me. The members of family – existing and future – are the people I love and trust, still in a difficult situation they might find it hard to make the best choice. I am afraid that emotions and fear will prevent them from thinking clearly and rationally. In the hour of need I’d like someone close but reasonable to made health care decisions for me when I will not be able to make them. If my best friend will not be able or willing to make choice for me, then my cousin and my spouse are my second and third choices.
As for the medical treatment – first of all – I do not want to be in pain. I would like to receive enough food, fluid and medicine, as well as be kept warm and clean. I don’t want the doctors and nurses to do or omit doing anything that will result in taking my life. I want to have life-support treatment if my doctor believes that would help in cases of being close to death, in coma and not expected to recover, or with permanent or severe brain damage. But if the life-support treatment does not help my condition and symptoms, I want my doctor stop giving it. Continue reading