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    Coral Reefs: The Environment, Tourism, and the Economy

    16 months ago

    Coral reefs are some of the most diverse ecosystems on earth. They play an important role in the environment, tourism, and economic sectors of society.

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    Mesophytes: Our Everyday Flower Garden Plants

    7 months ago

    Mesophytes are a large group of terrestrial plants which include trees, shrubs, herbs, crops, and most flowering plants. They are the most common plant type around the world, and they're found in most flower gardens.

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    Economic Growth and the Environment

    14 months ago

    Economic development is usually measured by the total value of goods and services produced in an economy. The environment is the source of goods and services that fuel economic growth. Therefore, an increase in economic growth indicates an increase in natural resource utilization of the environment.

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    "Cities Skylines": Fun and Educative Game

    10 months ago

    "Cities Skylines" is a fun and educative city-building simulation game designed with all the tools and perks that enable the player to build a realistic city of their imagination and be exposed to real economic and environmental elements of a real city. It is a fun way to spend some indoor time.

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    Arthropods: Bugs in Our Homes

    17 months ago

    Arthropods are the largest class of animals on the planet, with more than 80% of all known animal species belong to this class. With over a million species, arthropods inhabit all types of land-based and aquatic ecosystems, including our homes. They are commonly known as insects, bugs, or spiders.

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    Hydrophytes: Indoor and Outdoor Water Garden Plants

    7 months ago

    Hydrophytes are water-dependent plants floating or submerged in water. Examples include lotus and algae. Learn if you should grow them in your garden or pond.

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    Home Applications of Linux-Based Operating Systems

    5 months ago

    Linux-based operating systems are not only used in computers; they're also used in many personal devices and home appliances. But what is a Linux device? This article will start with the basics and then explore the full potential of this technology.

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    Creating a Fantasy World Map: Scientific Laws to Remember

    11 months ago

    When writing a fantasy story, creating a realistic fantasy world map that will help readers see your vision is essential. In order to create your map, there are some basic scientific laws that have to be followed.

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    Clean Energy: A Future Unknown

    9 months ago

    Despite the abundance of renewable resources in the form of water, wind, and solar, dependence on non-renewable energy sources such as coal and oil has not reduced to levels that can be sustained by the environment.

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    Fossil Fuels: An Inconvenient Future

    17 months ago

    Fossil fuels—coal, oil, and natural gas—are currently the world's primary energy source. These non-renewable resources have fueled the global economy for centuries. However, they are finite resources, and a future without them is a very real prospect.

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    Knowledge of Truth in an Inverted World

    2 years ago

    A poem about the abstract nature of knowledge and truth with regards to religion, social issues, media, environment, politics, patriotism death, and warfare.

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    The Hidden Beauty of Xerophytes

    7 months ago

    Have you ever heard of a xerophyte? Chances are, if you're reading this, you likely have. Read on to learn about common xerophytic plants and their names and images.

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    Hormones and How They Affect Our Lives

    18 months ago

    A hormone is defined as a chemical substance produced in the body that controls and regulates the activity of certain cells or organs. Despite operating as micro-level human body processes, their operations are essential to our survival and affect our everyday activities of life.

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    Science and Religion: The Six-Nine Illustration

    2 months ago

    Explore the ways science and religion explain natural phenomena from different perspectives.

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    Computer Networks for Beginners

    10 months ago

    Most of us use computer networks every day—but do you actually understand what they are and how they work? Here's an introduction to the basics.

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    Environmentally Sustainable Tourism: A Progressive Approach

    7 months ago

    Sustainable tourism development meets the needs of present tourists and host regions while protecting and enhancing tourism opportunities for future generations. To enable this continued practice, a number of different environmentally progressive approaches have been developed.

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    Learn How to Use a Computer Without a Mouse

    10 months ago

    Learn how to easily navigate your computer without a mouse in this quick tutorial.

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    Death Cycle of Poverty and the Environment

    7 months ago

    Poverty and the environment are linked in a vicious death cycle that neither element can break from. The poor in most cases cannot afford to take proper care of the environment, which is their major resource base; in turn, a degraded environment poses a threat to their health and livelihood.


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