History and Science Behind MRI: Open or Closed Case?
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) has been called one of the most comprehensive and efficacious diagnostic imaging modalities in medical history. It became a viable clinical technique in 1982 and during its relatively short lifetime has becom
Nuclear technology has been developing rapidly over the years since 1954, when the world’s first entirely functional nuclear power plant was built in Obninsk, Moscow. It has since, become an integral part of human life, existing in everyday applications like smoke detectors, deadly weaponry and an
The benefits and dangers of anabolic steroid use in sport are widely accepted. Discuss the published scientific evidence which would support this.
Steroids are a class of endogenous hormones that have been becoming more widely abused by professional and amateur athletes since their isolation and
Science is a body of empirical, theoretical, and practical knowledge about the natural world, produced by researchers making use of scientific methods, which emphasize the observation, explanation, and prediction of real world phenomena by experiment. Given the dual status of science as objective kn
Blade Runner essay
Science Fiction films are concerned with the dangers rather than the
benefits of science and technology. Discuss one or two Science Fiction
films which explore this theme and its implications
Ridley Scott’s “Blade Runner” illustrates the fact that Science Fiction fi
Science And Technology In The Human Development Of China
Abhinav Kumar (2009TT10837)
Lokesh Varun (2009TT10797)
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Prof. Ambuj Sagar
A Background of Agriculture in China: Challenges and Needs
OHCHR > English > Professional Interest > Use of Scientific and Technological Progress
Declaration on the Use of Scientific and Technological Progress in the Interests of Peace and for the Benefit of Mankind
Proclaimed by General Assembly resolution 3384 (XXX) of 10 November 1975
1. 0 INTRODUCTION
From an Islamic point of view, science, the study of nature is considered to be linked to the concept of Tawhid (the Oneness of God), as are all other branch of knowledge. In Islam, nature is not viewed as a separate entity, but rather as an integral part of Islam’s holistic out
General Studies Unit
Kaduna State University, Kaduna
Kaduna State, Nigeria
HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE
This course is designed with the objectives of not only educating students on the historical developments that have taken place in the
The Human Impact on the Global History
A Research Paper by
Are humans responsible for the destruction of their habitat also known as Mother Nature? Human-made pollution is obvious; from trash in local streams and rivers to plumes of carbon dense smoke billo
Moral values and the march of science
All law in some sense teaches and forms us, while also regulating our behaviour. The same applies to our public policies, including the ones that govern our scientific research. There is no such thing as morally neutral legislation or morally neutral publ
Religiosity; its history, influence, reason for being, and future in human societies .
The history of religion in human society can be traced back thousands of years, from prehistory, to the earliest recorded times, right up until the modern day practise of religion. The domination of...
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Understanding the Science That Shows the Environment Affecting Human Health
It's difficult to watch the environment affecting human health and not feel spurred to change. But many people still fail to see the...
The Human Genome Project
The Human Genome Project is a worldwide research effort with the goal of
analyzing the structure of human DNA and determining the location of the
estimated 100,000 human genes. The DNA of a set of model organisms will be
studied to provide the information necessary for un
The biological definition of a clone is an organism that has the same genetic information as another organism or organisms ("Cloning", 1997). Is cloning the gateway to the future or the door to disaster? From this definition and from information about the science behind cloning on cloning, it seem
The Use and Abuse of History
By Friedrich Nietzsche
"Incidentally, I despise everything which merely instructs me without increasing or immediately enlivening my activity." These are Goethe's words. With them, as with a heartfelt expression of Ceterum censeo [I
The theory of being able to
make a genetic copy (a clone) of another animal
has been around for quite a while. In this section
as the title reads I will show the history of cloning.
400 million years B. C.- Plants have been cloning
themselves since not to long (as far as the Earth is
The cloning of humans is now very close to reality, thanks to the historic scientific breakthrough of Dr. Ian Wilmut and his colleagues in the UK. This possibility is one of incredible potential benefit for all of us. Unfortunately the initial debate on this issue has been dominated by misleading, s
Human beings are physical objects, according to
Hobbes, sophisticated machines all of whose functions
and activities can be described and explained in
purely mechanistic terms. Even thought itself,
therefore, must be understood as an instance of the
physical operation of the human
AN OUTLINE OF AMERICAN HISTORY
"Heaven and Earth never agreed better
to frame a place for man's habitation."
John Smith, 1607
THE FIRST AMERICANS
At the height of the Ice Age, between 34,000 and 30,000 B.C., much of the world's water was contained in vast continental ice sheets