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Biofuels Impact and Advantages of Use

Introduction Biofuel can be defined as a renewable energy source that can be produced from biological biomass or materials such as, corn, vegetable oils, and sugar cane (Ajanovic 2073). The most commonly used mode of biofuels nowadays is biodiesel and ethanol. Some traditional fossil fuels are made from biological materials...

Controversy Surrounding Embryonic Cloning

Ethics Versus Science In Human Cloning Generally, “cloning is the process of developing offspring which are similar to their parents” (Voneky & Wolfrum 25). Though cloning is perceived as something unnatural, sometimes it happens naturally. There have been ethical issues concerning whether human cloning can be officially authorized or not....

Microbiological Studies, Applications and Current Discoveries

Introduction Microbiology is the study of minute organisms that can only be resolved using a microscope. These microorganisms cannot be seen using our naked eyes. Cell function has been studied extensively in microbiology. Moreover, extensive studies have been done at the level of DNA & genes, and proteins. These studies...

Evolution Theories: Natural Selection, Skin, Intellect

Evolution by natural selection Evolution by natural selection is a process by which genetic traits are passed on to successive generations, to make future species become better adapted to their environments. Survival for the fittest is the name given to this process since the driving force here is natural selection...

Nicaragua Country Analysis

Introduction The Republic of Nicaragua is the largest nation in Central America and shares its borders with Honduras and Costa Rica in the north and south respectively. The geographical orientation of the country separates the nation into three regions including the Pacific lowlands, Caribbean Lowlands and the central highlands. The...

Determine the Effect of Orange Juice on the Germination Mung Seeds

Research Objective The objective of the research is to determine the effect of the acidic condition of orange juice on the germination rate and growth of roots. Introduction The germination of seeds is a process that is dependent on many factors such as temperature, salinity, oxygen, moisture, and pH among...

Determining the Effect of Orange Juice on the Germination of Wheat Seeds

Research Objective The objective of the study is to determine the effect of orange juice on the germination of wheat seeds by examining the germination rate and the growth of roots. Introduction Germination is a biological process that entails different biochemical changes, which are subject to diverse environmental conditions. In...

Organizational Behavior: Job Satisfaction

Introduction Different methodologies are deployed to conduct any study on job fulfillment. The data collection approaches such as conferences, opinion poll, and observations. This study about job satisfaction is important not only for the employees but also for the organizations’ performance and success. In the quest to retain the most...

Evolution of Segmentation and Related Hypotheses

Key Points The key points of the article can be enlisted as follows. The process of segmentation in arthropods, annelids, and chordates is yet not proved to date back to a unified ancestor. The three hypotheses on the issue include segmentation as a process diverse for all phyla, as a...

Effect of Cage Microenvironment on the Growth of Mice

Introduction The cage microenvironment has significant effects on the growth and development of mice. Given that mice are animal models that researchers use in undertaking diverse research, they require appropriate husbandry (Pritchett-Corning, Chang, and Festing 494). Standard cage and enriched cage are two types of cages that are applicable in...

Investigating Performance Appraisal in Tesco Company

Rationale About the principles of management, performance appraisal systems are tools that are meant to justify the income of employees. Appraisals are actually used to justify if the employees deserve a promotion, salary increment, and/or rewards. In this regard, the appraisal methods at Tesco have been used to provide material...

The Science of Epigenetics

Introduction Epigenetics refers to the study of factors that ensures that every gene within an organism is given an opportunity to do its work. For example, human organs have the same genes. It is epigenetics that ensures that each and every one of the bodies performs its designated function. These...

Artificial vs. Natural Selection

Introduction Life sciences have advanced studies that explain the evolution of organisms in the world. Charles Darwin developed a theory that described the evolution of various species of organisms based on natural features. In this theory, the natural occurrences dictate the organisms that survive in the ecosystem depend on the...

Levels of Measurement Overview

Summary While analyzing data, one out of the four scales of measurement – nominal ordinal, interval, or ratio – is used. Allocating a particular scale to any variable can be a tough task. It is a crucial task to first comprehend the mathematical properties and then allocates the relevant scale...

Quantitative Research Studies Discussion

The sampled study was a quantitative research study. Quantitative research studies mainly focus on investigating a research phenomenon using numerical or statistical techniques (Bernard, 2011). Events and numbers were key features of the sampled study. For example, the duration of telephone interviews were numerical measures of the study’s methodological process....