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    Origins of The Plague Death metal is a sub-genre of heavy metal that started in the early to mid 80s. Most of death metal 's influence came from another sub-genre of heavy metal, thrash metal, a derivative of punk. A typical death metal band consisted of two heavily distorted and low-tuned electric guitars, one bass guitar, one double-bass drum-kit, and one deep growling vocalist. Lyrical themes can range from extreme violence, war, murder, anti-religion, Satanism, mysticism, folklore, science fiction, politics, and even history. Many fans believe the term death metal came from the eponymous title of a song written by a thrash metal band called Possessed in 1984. Lead singer, Jeff Becerra, said he came up with the term for an English paper he wrote in high school in 1983. Possessed is also widely considered to be one of the first death metal bands. One of the major influences to the formation of death metal, is new wave British heavy metal band, Venom. Venom formed in the late 70s in Newcastle, England. Their first album, Welcome to hell is considered a major influence, not only to death metal, but other sub-genres of metal.The title of their second…

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    adrenaline-saturated mind, something occurred to me. Was it Emma? I never checked her bedroom. "Emma?" I whispered. The moaning stopped. It was silent for a minute. I felt goose bumps rise on my arms. My eyes were fixed on the white door. There’s nothing in this house, but that was my Emma screaming. I didn’t move. My thoughts spun through muddy images of nightmare creatures such as ghost, murderous clowns, and possessed dolls. “You’re being stupid.” I told myself. You’re just scared and…

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    The chemical Mercury, symbolized as Hg, is an element most prominently found as a solid metal throughout Earth’s surface. It is a naturally occurring element found in Earth’s soil, water and air. To name a few examples of how Mercury is created, there are forest fires and volcanic eruptions whose combustion creates Mercury. In addition, humans also create Mercury through incinerators used in power plants. Mercury is known to be very poisonous to humans and affects many organisms ranging from…

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    Beryllium General Characteristics According to Hornbostel (1991), Beryllium is a hard, exceptionally, lightweight, gray-white metal, corrosion resistant at ordinary temperatures; chemically it is related to aluminum. Other than titanium, it is the only light metal which has both good strength and a high melting point. Additionally, it is a good electrical conductor, has high modulus of elasticity, exceptionally transmit x-rays and sounds at very high velocities. Moreover, it has the ability to…

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    It is used in power generation, transmissionn, distribution, telecommunications etc. According to Wikipedia, around half of the copper which is mined throughout the world is used for electrical wiring and cables. It isnt however just used based on its electrical conductivity properties alone. It is chose because it has other benificial products as well. These include; high tensile strenght, ductility, corrosion resistant, low thermal expansion and is able to be soldered. So having these…

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    Magnesium Alloy: Microstructure Characteristics: Fig (8) : Shows the microstructure of Magnesium alloy. Picture source: http://www.omicsonline.org/JMSTimages/2155-9589-2-114-g001.html Magnesium alloys have a hexagonal lattice structure. They are the lightest of all structural metals. Magnesium alloys possess a low galling tendency as a bearing surface in conjunction with shaft hardness above 400…

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    Ionic Bonding Essay

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    2. RESEARCH ON THE STRUCTURE OF METALS AND TYPES OF BONDING. What are metals? 24% of our planet’s mass is metal. They are used as mainly because of their properties; metals are strong, ductile, have high melting points and are excellent conductors of electricity. Other properties of metals are given below: • Can be made stronger by alloys and heat treatment. • Easily machined. • Most of them are heavy. • Susceptible to corrosion. Metals can be divided into two; Ferrous and Non-ferrous. Ferrous…

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    Magnesium Research Paper

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    \end{itemize} \subsection{Formability of Light Weight Metals at Warm…

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    The word crucible has three defintions. The first defintion is a pot which, because it can withstand great heat, is used to melt iron and other metals. The second definition is a severe test or hard trial. The third definiton is an adjective used to describe a very high grade of steel. In Arthur Miller’s play, The Crucible, John Proctor fits all three of the definitions of the word crucible. The first definition of the word crucible is a pot which, because it can withstand great heat, is used…

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    Callaway Golf Case Study

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    being almost a point and shoot club. You may completely focus on controlling the impact force. Thereby, achieving the desired distance and control thereof. − Accuracy and Forgiveness: They fall into the category of ‘game improvement clubs’. Be assured that an optimum ratio of accuracy and forgiveness comes built in. You achieve accuracy from inherent design characteristics. Which offer help in the toe and lower on the face area of the blade. The most forgiving of the lot is the JPX-900 hot…

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