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  • Short Essay On Nuclear Age

    The Nuclear Age was a very horrific period in world’s history due to many deaths and casualties. Thousands of people died in a matter of a year. From the radiation to destruction, the Nuclear Age made people realize we humans have the power to destroy Earth and it’s abundant ecosystems. Nuclear Age was a great way for the scientists to understand our world, understand our world’s fragility and advances in technology. From Hiroshima to Nagasaki bombing, a new type of energy (Nuclear Power) became…

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  • Tawakkol Karman's Analysis

    Tawakkol Karman and Martin Luther King Jr. reflect, in the “Nobel Lecture” and “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” upon the hypocrisy in the teachings of different religions. Tawakkol Karman presents the Torah’s, the Koran’s, and the Bible’s messages, and Martin Luther King Jr. contemplates on the “sacrificial spirit…

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  • The Influence Of Creative Writing And Creative Writing

    The city of Iowa City has become legendary for their creative writing and literary works. The University of Iowa has contributed to this legacy and made it world renowned; their unrivaled approach to language, writing and literature has solidified it 's spot at the top among schools. Iowa City has always placed an emphasis on creative writing and literature. In fact, writinguniversity.org has gone so far as to say that, "For 80 years, Iowa City has been teaching the world to write." It is true,…

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  • History Of The Universal Declaration Of Human Rights

    The publication of The Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948 signified an opportunity to prosper for the nations involved. Thomas Jefferson articulated the relationship between the government and its people as one that should “care [for] human life and happiness, and not their destruction, for it is the first and only object of a good government” (“Thomas Jefferson”). All human beings, regardless of nationality, ethnicity, religion, or any other discriminatory category are equally…

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  • Albert Einstein: The Most Influential People In The World

    Who knew that March 14 1879 would he the day a genius is born. Albert Einstein was a genius with an IQ around 160. He would have a rough start, but he would overcome that. He would overcome that to the extent of being one of the smartest and most influential people in the world. His father Hermann was merchant in the featherbed industry. It however failed and the family moved to Munich. There he founded a company that made electrical equipment with his Albert’s uncle Jakob. His mother Pauline…

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  • Sexism In Schooling

    women, and she also won the Nobel Prize twice. Rosa Parks, an American civil rights leader, known as “The First Lady of Civil Rights” for refusing to give up her seat to a white man. Margaret Thatcher was Britain’s first female Prime Minister; she leads the Conservative Party and is referred to as “The Iron Lady” (McCormick). Although women are now considered more than children, they are still viewed beneath the value of men. Throughout…

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  • Essay On Cryoprotection

    BIO. Retrieved December 29, 2013, from http://www.bio.org/node/517. Clean Air and Water, Green Products. (April 20, 2009). In BIO. Retrieved December 29, 2013, from http://www.bio.org/node/517. ALCOR. (2013). Cryonics. In Alcor Life Extension Foundation. Retrieved December 30, 2013, from http://www.alcor.org/. Wolf, A. (2011). What is cryonics?. In Institute for Evidence-Based Cryonics. Retrieved December 30, 2013, from http://www.evidencebasedcryonics.org/what-is-cryonics/. Watson, S.…

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  • Daoism In Hinduism

    Although the Vedas, and other Hindu texts have remained the same, the interpretations of them have changed and will continue to frequently change. For example, the Bhagavadgita and the Upanishads were both interpreted differently by different scholars and thinkers. For example, Sri Shankaracharya saw them as a representation of monotheism, while Sri Ramanujan believed that they justified monotheistic belief. Revelations and Interpretations of Hindu texts will continue change, as human thought…

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  • Malala Yousafzai Leadership

    is no easy task, and it is the reason she has gained so much popularity and support. She tries to accomplish the impossible and accepts the responsibility of trying to do so. According to The World’s Children’s Prize for the rights of the child Foundation explained this quality in Malala and how she chooses to do it despite the risks that accompany it, the exact words are, “Malala is determined to continue her struggle for every child’s right to an education. She believes that education is the…

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  • The Sunshine Policy In North Korea And The Cold War

    He received the Nobel Peace Prize for his actions (Lavelle, 2015). The Sunshine policy seemed to be working because North and South Korean troops marched together at the Sydney Olympics (Lavelle, 2015). Even with the Sunshine policy in effect, there were still some incidences…

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