Black Bear Population In New Jersey

Black Bear PopulationAs the world evolves, the number of problems facing it increases with each passing day. The population numbers of many species are rising extensively. Several environmental factors along with scientific factors combine, resulting in over-population. As more buildings,…

Picasso

Pablo Ruiz y Picasso was born in Malaga, Spain, October 25, 1881. He was the most influential and successful artist of the 20th century. Painting, sculpture, graphic art, and ceramics were all profoundly and irrevocably affected by his genius.Picasso was…

Functionalism

Functionalism agrees that brain states are responsible for mental states, but disagrees that they are identical with them. To do this, functionalists argue that neurological states or brain activity help to realize mental states, which then lead to behavior. This…

The Bluest Eye

The major characters in The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison were Pecola Breedlove, Cholly Breedlove, Claudia MacTeer, and Frieda MacTeer. Pecola Breedlove is an eleven-year-old black girl around whom the story revolves. Her innermost desire is to have the "bluest"…

20,000 Leagues

By: Nita Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Some time ago, I decided to read Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea, by Jules Verne. I figured that because it was so well known it must be an extremely interesting book.…

Chopin

The Awakening by Kate Chopin was considered very shocking when it was first published because of the "sexual awakening" of the main character, Edna Pontellier, and her unconventional behavior. Chopin moved to New Orleans after her marriage and lived there…

Ahprodite/Venus

Brandon WilsonMrs. PetroMythology, Period 527 November 2001Aphrodite/VenusAphrodite is the Greek name for the goddess of love and beauty. Roman mythology refers to her as Venus. She charmed gods and men and stole away even the wits from the wise (Hamilton…

World War 1

Chapter 1: The Right to Make WarSince 1795, when Immanuel Kant published in his old age his treatise on "Perpetual Peace," many have considered it an established fact that war is the destruction of all good and the origin of…

Genetic Engineering

Should we use new genetic information to alter our own DNA to make ourselvesmore adept? Last winter, scientist made a major break through in geneticengineering. They finished a complete map of DNA of a complex organism. Althoughthe animal that they…