Science and Technology

Pollutants key to climate fix

Scientists have recorded that the global temperature has been rising constantly since the industrial revolution. Though some speculate it to be a pattern that goes around every 100 thousand years, it is still becoming a huge problem as our technology advances.According to Jeff Tollefson's article, reducing the methane and black carbon emmisions could immensely decrease the projected warming by 2050.

Life and Death; What We Can Learn by the Behavior of Cells

English

When one thinks of a natural death, they typically consider a peaceful passing from this world, probably occurring during sleep.  In many ways, it seems the ideal way to die; simply fall asleep and never awaken.  This article takes into consideration that a natural death may simply be one that occurs without life-saving, or life preserving technology.  The author notes how people consider technology to be miraculous when it saves one’s life, but when it results in death, people are quick to classify it as unnatural.  In looking at the behavior of a cell, the author notes that there are thre

Do Genes Play a Role in Parental Care of Monogamous Mice?

English
Brooke Hart
Professor Muller
BIO 206-01
Critique #3
 
Do Genes Play a Role in Parental Care of Monogamous Mice?
 
Figure 1: Peromyscus polionotus (Oldfield Mouse)
 

The Power of Social Media Influence: Morality in Youtube Sponsorships

The Power of Social Media Influence: Morality in Youtube Sponsorships

 

Tight Stomach, Thin Thighs and Clear Skin

            Being seen as beautiful has become an unattainable goal in our society. One of the main causes of why beauty has reached such unattainable standards is photoshopping. Many individuals have shown their hatred towards photoshopping through social media, such as the famous singer Lorde who tweeted, “I find this curious - two photos from today, one edited so my skin is perfect and one real.

The Photoshop Effect

In an increasingly technology-oriented society, photo editing has become endemic in the media industry and is now standard practice. The use of Photoshop in advertisements and magazines remains a highly polarizing issue. Before being published in media outlets, pictures of female models or celebrities are almost always edited to enhance their beauty and presumably increase sales and viewership. Such is the case in a 2010 issue of Rolling Stones magazine, which features the half-naked Katy Perry as the cover star.

How To Understand Blueprints

 

How To Understand Blueprints

 

The Art of Scheduling

In professional life, dealing with deadlines on a daily basis becomes normal. Working on a long-term project can be heavy work, if not properly prepared. Making the best of a time given by scheduling the workload is highly suggested. This is a process description of how to manage a television production schedule in VFX. In television making, VFX is used as an abbreviation of visual effects which are animations that are generated by a computer. By producing an accurate schedule, this process ensures the right connection between the workers and the supervisors.