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  • If you've ever wondered what types of sharks live in British waters, you might be surprised to learn just how many there are. Read about those sharks, a little about their normal habitat, and whether or not they are dangerous.

    List of Types of Sharks in British Waters

    List of Types of Sharks in British Waters

    by IzzyM18

  • Have you ever seen how a cashew grows? When I first saw one, I was shocked. They don't grow like other nuts. The fruit of the cashew tree is a perfect fruit for juicing.

    How Cashews Grow

    How Cashews Grow

    by Mary Wickison22

  • What is fractional distillation? How does it work Why is crude oil both important and useless? What is cracking? What is supply and demand? Why do long hydrocarbons have higher boiling points? Modern living is built on crude oil - this hub explains how crude oil is changed into the things we use everyday, from petrol to plastic!

    Making Crude Oil Useful—Fractional Distillation and Cracking

    Making Crude Oil Useful—Fractional Distillation and Cracking

    by Rhys Baker12

  • Together with many social and economic benefits of urbanization, there are also environmental problems. Cities comprise less than 3% of the Earth's surface, but there is a massive local pollution.

    Environmental Problems of Modern Cities

    Environmental Problems of Modern Cities

    by Ksenija0

  • The debate is hardly over yet, but the scales-versus-feathers controversy just gets more and more interesting. Which dinosaurs certainly had feathers, and which dinosaurs might have?

    Did Dinosaurs Have Feathers or Scales?

    Did Dinosaurs Have Feathers or Scales?

    by Will Apse6

  • 5 properties of water: cohesion, high specific heat, high heat of vaporization, lower density of ice, and high polarity.

    5 Properties of Water

    5 Properties of Water

    by livingconsciously105

  • This guide shows you the math behind working out a bolt circle diameter (BCD) or pitch circle diameter (PCD) and gives tables you can use in your calculations.

    How to Calculate Bolt Circle Diameter (BCD)

    How to Calculate Bolt Circle Diameter (BCD)

    by Eugene Brennan0

  • Its hard to find a simple answer to the question, How long do ants live? It could depend on caste, habitat, diet, and a lot of other factors that differ from one species to another. Ants have been around for at least 100 million years, and to this day there are at least 12,000 different ant species.

    How Long Do Ants Live?

    How Long Do Ants Live?

    by Cool Rare Animals1

  • Barium is an elusive element with not many industrial uses when compared with other metals such as aluminum. However, from a medical drink to rat poison, it would be inaccurate for one to say it didn't have an interesting array of applications.

    Common Uses of Barium

    Common Uses of Barium

    by Steven Pearson16

  • The black vulture and the turkey vulture are often called "Buzzards." These birds are anything but Buzzards. Buzzards are European birds related to Eagles. Vultures and condors differ from buzzards.

    The Black Vulture and the Turkey Vulture

    The Black Vulture and the Turkey Vulture

    by Wesman Todd Shaw42

  • Recycling plastic is essential for the well-being of our planet. Before plastic can be recycled, it must be sorted and separated, either at source or at a recycling facility. This article gives simple guidelines to easily identify different types of plastic in line with the international plastic identification code.

    How to Identify Different Types of Plastic

    How to Identify Different Types of Plastic

    by grumpiornot6

  • This hub is solely written bearing in mind helping school kids with their assignments. I have written down briefly with illustrations where possible, what mountains are, how they are formed, the types of mountains and how you identify the different types of mountains. I hope you enjoy reading this, and it helps you with your requirements.

    Types and How Mountains are Formed – For kids

    Types and How Mountains are Formed – For kids

    by livingsta221

  • For some duckweed is a menace, for others it's a Godsend. Here in Brazil, we have built duckweed ponds and are encouraging it to grow to use as an animal feed . This is just one of its many uses.

    The Benefits of Growing Duckweed

    The Benefits of Growing Duckweed

    by Mary Wickison81

  • Ringworm is a dermatophyte, meaning a fungus that feeds on keratin: skin, hair, nails, etc. More specifically, ringworm feeds on the outer layer of skin and hair follicles and this causes the hair to become brittle and break....

    A Micrscopic Look at Ringworm

    A Micrscopic Look at Ringworm

    by HappyHerper1

  • Rainforests are the natural world's powerhouse of diversity. Estimates of species numbers run as high as 50 million, and it is the trees that capture the energy that drives the forest...

    Rainforest Trees for Beginners

    Rainforest Trees for Beginners

    by Will Apse3

  • 65 million years ago, a massive asteroid crashed into the Earth. It wiped out 70 per cent of all life, including the most successful, the dinosaurs. But what if the asteroid had missed? What would the world be like today, if the dinosaurs had survived...

    What If The Dinosaurs Had Never Died Out?

    What If The Dinosaurs Had Never Died Out?

    by James Kenny74

  • The respiratory physiology is on the process of incorporation of oxygen in the environment for the utilization of energy from the organic compounds and for the elimination of carbon dioxide

    Respiratory Physiology - Introduction

    Respiratory Physiology - Introduction

    by Chanaka Kahathuduwa2

  • The Airbus H 160M can catch up with a Boeing Apache in no time. A transport helicopter flying faster than an attack helicopter is not something to expect. Airbus is breaking the mould and making transport helicopters go faster.

    Fastest Military Transport Helicopters in the World

    Fastest Military Transport Helicopters in the World

    by Savio Koman0

  • Often thought of as impenetrably difficult and complex, Physics explains the inner workings of the Universe...and your wireless network...and boomerangs...and electricity. This hub looks at ten of the best questions asked of me this year.

    Top Ten Physics Questions and Answers

    Top Ten Physics Questions and Answers

    by Rhys Baker20

  • So why do aggressive wasps always bother people? This article explores not only the problem itself, but how to avoid it and why we as humans largely cause much of the problem ourselves....

    Why Do Aggressive Wasps Always Bother People?

    Why Do Aggressive Wasps Always Bother People?

    by Cindy Lawson157

  • If you are worried about the possible presence of dangerous sharks in British waters, you may feel somewhat reassured by how few there really are. Out of the 29 different types of sharks that have been spotted around Britain's coastline, there are only 7 potentially dangerous sharks, not including the great white whose sightings have never yet been confirmed, but are highly suspected of being present.

    Are There Dangerous Sharks in British Waters?

    Are There Dangerous Sharks in British Waters?

    by sharkfacts20

  • Ring of Fire is a common expression applied to a geographical area bordering the Pacific Ocean. Within this "Ring of Fire" earthquakes and volcanoes are more common than any other place on the planet.

    A Few Facts About the Ring of Fire

    A Few Facts About the Ring of Fire

    by Harry Nielsen10

  • A genealogy timeline can help you organise your family history and open up new lines of enquiry. Learn how to create a genealogy timeline to uncover more of your family history.

    How to Make a Genealogy Time Line

    How to Make a Genealogy Time Line

    by Judi Brown34

  • Most people confuse bees, wasps, and hornets, but there are several significant differences between the three. This article was written to educate you about those differences.

    Hornets, Bees and Wasps:  Which Is Which?

    Hornets, Bees and Wasps: Which Is Which?

    by Mike and Dorothy McKenney3

  • This article suggests the biggest man-made environmental disasters in the history of the United States. These disasters may not have killed people, but they severely damaged the ecosystem and will cost millions of dollars to clean up.

    11 Worst Man-Made Environmental Disasters in American History

    11 Worst Man-Made Environmental Disasters in American History

    by Kelley Marks4

  • Volcanoes are natural features of the Earth's lanscape. Volcanoes form from the natural internal forces acting inside the Earth. Mos volcanoes form at the boundaries of tectonic plates either in the ocean or on land. Others may form away from the boundaries of plate tectonics; however all volcanoes are formed from the natural internal energies occurring inside the planet.

    How Does a Volcano Form?

    How Does a Volcano Form?

    by Jose Juan Gutierrez11

  • Mark Lynas's "Six Degrees" is a modern classic, outlining potential effects of various levels of global warming. It's summarized, evaluated, and updated here, with links to 7 supplementary Hubs.

    Mark Lynas's "Six Degrees":  A Summary Review

    Mark Lynas's "Six Degrees": A Summary Review

    by Doc Snow10

  • Biological perspective links the studies of biology and psychology. Physiological changes and genetics are believed to play a large role in the behaviors of humans and other animals. Biological perspective is the study in psychology that evaluates the physiological and genetic roots of behaviour.

    What Is the Biological Perspective

    What Is the Biological Perspective

    by Teresa Coppens4

  • Spiders both fascinate and frighten people. Check out these weird, amazing, interesting and fun facts about spiders taken from science, history, literature and mythology with cool photos and videos.

    Top Ten Interesting and Fun Facts About Spiders

    Top Ten Interesting and Fun Facts About Spiders

    by Amanda Littlejohn34

  • Universe is an amazing place, full of stars, planets and what not. Today we're looking up at 5 amazing stars of the universe.

    Top 5 Most Interesting Stars

    Top 5 Most Interesting Stars

    by Sneha Sunny5

  • If you're worried about the dangers of chemical fires, and are curious as to how they start and how to douse them, come take a look at this article!

    Causes of Chemical Fires

    Causes of Chemical Fires

    by Btryon864

  • While Australia is home to the most animals who will kill you, Japan seems to be home to the most animals that will make you go "d'awww". Here are my top ten favorite wild animals of Japan.

    The 10 Most Adorable Japanese Animals Ever!

    The 10 Most Adorable Japanese Animals Ever!

    by Rachael Lefler6

  • The astrolabe has been used by mariner's for centuries. Although its use has largely fallen by the wayside due the development of more sophisticated instruments such as telescopes and GPS, it is still an instrument worthy of study. Build your own simple astrolabe to determine your latitude as did the ancient sailors or use it in conjunction with trigonometry to determine the height of a very tall object!

    The Astrolabe: How to Make One and Understanding Its Use

    The Astrolabe: How to Make One and Understanding Its Use

    by Teresa Coppens17

  • My attempt to satisfy the question 'Can Life Exist in the Sirius Star System'. I hope you find it educational and enjoyable as I did doing the research

    Can the Sirius Star System Support Life?

    Can the Sirius Star System Support Life?

    by Robin Olsen30

  • Honey bees are very smart despite having tiny brains. They can learn; they have good memories, and they can communicate using a unique symbolic language.

    How Smart Are Honey Bees?

    How Smart Are Honey Bees?

    by Catherine Giordano27

  • A basic discussion on the null hypothesis, z-scores, and probability. This article includes examples of the null hypothesis, one-tailed, and two-tailed tests. A coin is tossed and comes up tails ten times: is this just random chance, or is an unfair coin being used? Learn when to reject the null hypothesis: if the probability (P) is less than the chosen significance level, the null must be rejected.

    Null Hypothesis and Formulas: A Definition With Examples

    Null Hypothesis and Formulas: A Definition With Examples

    by Leah Lefler4

  • Ever wonder how spiders breathe? Learn more about the respiratory system of spiders and how it works.

    How Spiders Breathe

    How Spiders Breathe

    by L Sarhan3

  • Plants have a reputation for being motionless, passive and boring. These 20 plants challenge this mundane stereotype. I threw in a few fungi; I cheated a little. Enjoy!

    Top 20 Most Interesting Plants of the World

    Top 20 Most Interesting Plants of the World

    by Blake Atkinson106

  • As a Romanian living in the U.S., I was often told by numerous Americans that the capital of my native country is Budapest, which is wrong, that we speak some Russian dialect, which is again wrong, or that our currency is euros which is far from being true. Their innocence was only matched by my own, when mixing the U.S. states or even presidents.

    Eastern European Countries and Capitals

    Eastern European Countries and Capitals

    by cameciob4

  • We experience many Boyle's law applications in real life every day. Most people don't know it, but an example of Boyle's law is responsible for every moment we are alive.

    Boyle's Law Examples in Real Life

    Boyle's Law Examples in Real Life

    by Steven Pearson65

  • The Jerusalem cricket is an interesting insect with bizarre looks that can be pretty frightening, but as long as you don't provoke them unnecessarily, they won't bite - and they aren't poisonous.

    The Jerusalem Cricket:  It's Really Just a Potato Bug

    The Jerusalem Cricket: It's Really Just a Potato Bug

    by Mike and Dorothy McKenney7

  • Natural disasters aren't always disastrous. There are benefits to having a flood, hurricane, and volcanic eruption. Most of these benefits will not take effect immediately. This hub inspects three popular natural disasters, their disadvantages, and their benefits.

    The Benefits of Natural Disasters: Floods, Volcanoes, and Hurricanes

    The Benefits of Natural Disasters: Floods, Volcanoes, and Hurricanes

    by Loi-Renee42

  • Learn the most tantalizing facts about this toxic, hellish world that's ironically known as Earth's sister planet!

    Top Ten Facts About Venus

    Top Ten Facts About Venus

    by Ashley Balzer11

  • This hub answers tricky biology questions including 'What is Brainfreeze?', 'How Safe are X-Rays?', and 'What are Goosebumps' from my experience teaching biology

    Top 10 Tricky Science Questions: Biology

    Top 10 Tricky Science Questions: Biology

    by Rhys Baker37

  • Varanus salvator, the Asian water monitor, is one of the most accessible large lizards on Earth. If you know where to look, one can get up close and personal with these giants of the reptilian world

    The Asian Water Monitor Lizard; Varanus salvator

    The Asian Water Monitor Lizard; Varanus salvator

    by Greensleeves Hubs41

  • There are many extinct animals that once lived in the rainforest, and many more that are endangered. We, who have the best capability of protecting these animals, should take actions to preserve life.

    Extinct Animals of the Rainforest

    Extinct Animals of the Rainforest

    by Angela Michelle Schultz26

  • Arriving at work shortly after sunrise on a recent spring morning my wife noticed a beautiful white flower on one of the cacti in the gardens on the grounds where she works. Unlike many other species of cacti, such as the majestic saguaro or the...

    Peruvian Apple Cactus and Its Night Blooming Flowers

    Peruvian Apple Cactus and Its Night Blooming Flowers

    by Chuck Nugent9

  • Neurons are highly specialized cells that transmit electrical and chemical signals to target cells. Their anatomy makes them extremely efficient at receiving and transmitting these signals.

    Structure of a Neuron

    Structure of a Neuron

    by Melissa Flagg OSC8

  • Moray eels and wolf eels have elongated bodies and live on the ocean bottom. They have each developed some very interesting and unusual body features and behaviours.

    Moray and Wolf Eels: Interesting Fish Facts

    Moray and Wolf Eels: Interesting Fish Facts

    by Linda Crampton26

  • A magnet is an object that has a magnetic field strong enough to influence other materials. The molecules in a magnet are aligned to all face one way, which gives the magnet its magnetic field. Sometimes the molecules can align permanently, making a...

    The Characteristics of Magnetic Fields

    The Characteristics of Magnetic Fields

    by Claire Miller9

  • The Copperhead is a dangerous pit viper found throughout the Southern United States. It is the smallest and least deadly of pit viper snakes, and should be avoided, but not killed for no reason.

    The Copperhead: A Venomous American Pit Viper

    The Copperhead: A Venomous American Pit Viper

    by Wesman Todd Shaw26

  • The bunya pine produces huge and often very heavy cones. Its large seeds are both edible and tasty. The tree has a strange appearance and some unusual features.

    The Bunya Pine: A Strange and Useful Tree

    The Bunya Pine: A Strange and Useful Tree

    by Linda Crampton104

  • The history of life series moves on to the period where not only complex lifeforms evolved, but came to take over the world. But they didn't have everything their own way, the Paleozoic era bore witness to natural disasters that make our problems seem minute...

    A History Of Life On Earth: The Palaeozoic Era

    A History Of Life On Earth: The Palaeozoic Era

    by James Kenny29

  • Involving many principles of science, this particular paradox follows a consequence of black hole mechanics and has far-reaching implications, no matter what the solution is.

    What Is the Black Hole Firewall Paradox?

    What Is the Black Hole Firewall Paradox?

    by Leonard Kelley1

  • A hydrate is a compound that absorbs water molecules and incorporates them into its structure. Inorganic, organic, and gas hydrates exist. The latter may become an important energy source.

    What Is a Hydrate (Chemistry)?

    What Is a Hydrate (Chemistry)?

    by Linda Crampton29

  • The dawning of Age of Aquarius is more than just a lyric from a 1970s musical. It is a very real astronomical phenomenon that will occur in the not too distant future. To understand when this new age will occur requires a bit of understanding of the constellations of the Zodiac, as well as the dynamics of Earth's orientation in the Solar System that cause the astrological age to change over time.

    When Is the Age of Aquarius?

    When Is the Age of Aquarius?

    by scottcgruber11

  • Have you ever stopped and wondered why all the large and dangerous animals seem to live in Africa? Or why we seem to harbour an incurable fascination with monsters? The answers to these questions could well lie in our past, where our remote ancestors lived alongside Africa's real monsters...

    The African Megafauna

    The African Megafauna

    by James Kenny22

  • Ants may have been the first creatures to learn how to work together in a colony, build cities, and practice agriculture. Learn this and many more fascinating facts about ants here.

    Ants: Their History, Life, and Purpose

    Ants: Their History, Life, and Purpose

    by Theophanes Avery19

  • This article features photos of some of the world's most beautiful and unique birds along with interesting facts about each one!

    The World's Most Beautiful Birds

    The World's Most Beautiful Birds

    by Laurie Bennett6

  • Meet Zoe, the only Golden Zebra know to be in captivity today. Zoe is not an albino, she has a condition called amelanism. Read more about Zoe, the rare golden zebra.

    Meet Zoe, the Rare Golden Zebra

    Meet Zoe, the Rare Golden Zebra

    by Sheila Brown99

  • Simple question, but no simple answer. The easternmost point in the US is up for debate. The location of the first sunrise in the US depends on the season. While West Quoddy Head is the easternmost point in the continental US, it only sees the first sunrise 34 days a year. Cadillac Mountain on Mound Desert Island sees it first in the winter. Mars Hill Mountain sees it first in the summer. Mount Katahdin, the highest point in Maine, never sees it first.

    Easternmost Point in the Continental US or First to See the Sun Rise, Are They the Same Place?

    Easternmost Point in the Continental US or First to See the Sun Rise, Are They the Same Place?

    by bankscottage6

  • The reactions of matter whether occurring in natural processes or in the laboratories can be interpreted using another language of chemistry – the equation. A chemical reaction transforms one or more substances into a set of different substances. The substances that enter into a chemical reaction are called reactants and the substances formed are the products.

    Chemical Reactions and Chemical Equations

    Chemical Reactions and Chemical Equations

    by Liwayway Memije-Cruz75

  • The tallest and longest mountain ranges, with pictures. The world's tallest mountains are in central Asia; the world's longest ranges are on other continents. Geology of mountain ranges.

    Top 10 Mountain Ranges in the World

    Top 10 Mountain Ranges in the World

    by spliffic0929

  • Pentas lanceolata also known as starflower, Egyptian star clusters, Egyptian star flower & Egyptian stars is grown as a ground cover plant. Do you know that this pentas plant is also a medicinal plant

    Does Pentas Plants Have Medicinal Values?

    Does Pentas Plants Have Medicinal Values?

    by Mazlan3

  • Electrical fuse is a simple, less resistive, self sacrificial and cheapest device used to interrupt a circuit under short circuit, excessive overload or over current conditions.

    Electric Fuse

    Electric Fuse

    by OSBERT JOEL C4

  • Finding the mean, median, and mode of a data set is an important first step in learning and implementing basic statistical techniques. This hub will teach you how to calculate these measures.

    Measures of Central Tendency: Mean, Median, and Mode

    Measures of Central Tendency: Mean, Median, and Mode

    by Seeking Solace6

  • Basking sharks are the second biggest fish in the oceans, and are to be found in all temperate seas of the world. Harmless plankton eaters, basking sharks spend their summers slowly swimming around on or near the surface of the water with their mouths open, filtering plankton and small fishes from the seas. In winter, they dive to great depths in the deepest oceans where they continue to feed off plankton from the foot of water columns.

    Facts About Basking Sharks

    Facts About Basking Sharks

    by sharkfacts9

  • A look at the diversity of Arizona's Coconino National Forest and some of the wildlife that makes its home there, in the northern part of the state, including the San Francisco Peaks near Flagstaff

    Wildlife of the Coconino National Forest

    Wildlife of the Coconino National Forest

    by Deb Kingsbury45

  • High rupturing capacity (HRC) fuses are totally enclosed fuses with definite known- high breaking capacity which have been developed after intensive research by manufacturers and supply engineers.

    High Rupturing Capacity (HRC) Fuses

    High Rupturing Capacity (HRC) Fuses

    by OSBERT JOEL C0

  • What are Decibel levels and why are they so important? How can you measure them and when are they too "loud"?

    Decibel Levels

    Decibel Levels

    by Tony1

  • What are the world's rarest and most endangered butterflies? This quick and easy guide tells you all about these beautiful and critically imperiled insects.

    Top 10 Rare or Endangered Butterflies

    Top 10 Rare or Endangered Butterflies

    by FCM0

  • The only naturally occurring poisonous spider in Maryland is the Black Widow spider. Learn how to identify several other spider species, their habitats, behaviors, and what you can do to deter them.

    How to Identify Maryland Spiders

    How to Identify Maryland Spiders

    by Thomas Byers7

  • Cougars and an unidentified large black cougar-like cat have been sighted in North East North Carolina as recently and September 2011.

    The Eastern Cougar in North Carolina

    The Eastern Cougar in North Carolina

    by Donna Campbell Smith64

  • A first in a series of hubs profiling the remarkable and wonderful birds that inhabit the British Isles. This particular hub explores the divers- sometimes known as loons and the magnificently plumaged grebes...

    The Complete Guide to British Birds: Divers and Grebes

    The Complete Guide to British Birds: Divers and Grebes

    by James Kenny10

  • Parthenogenesis is the development of an egg into a complete organism without the need for fertilization by a male. This process is responsible for "virgin births" in the animal world and has been recorded in several insect, amphibian, and reptilian species.

    Parthenogenesis: Virgin Births in Nature

    Parthenogenesis: Virgin Births in Nature

    by Leah Lefler21

  • Nobody knows exactly where this probe is nowadays. NASA lost contact with it in 2003, ending a 30-year mission. But there's a milestone here, it's now the furthest derelict man-made object.

    Where Is Pioneer 10 Now?

    Where Is Pioneer 10 Now?

    by Jason Ponic1

  • The lion is a multi-cultural symbol of power and strength. But how much do we really know about them? Among the things we know well about them, is their hunting ability. This Hub explores the hunting behaviour of the lion in-depth...

    How Do Lions Hunt?

    How Do Lions Hunt?

    by James Kenny40

  • Electrolysis is the process in which a chemical reaction is started with electricity (Andersen). This is usually done with liquids and especially with ions dissolved in water. Electrolysis is used widely in today's industry and is a part of the...

    Electrolysis: The Way of the Future

    Electrolysis: The Way of the Future

    by Tinmar3

  • At the dawn of civilization, people worshiped the Sun as a divine being. Today, science has solved many of its mysteries. Here are ten fun, interesting and surprising facts about our nearest star.

    Top Ten Interesting and Fun Facts About the Sun

    Top Ten Interesting and Fun Facts About the Sun

    by Amanda Littlejohn20

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  • When we think of the great predators of the animal kingdom, chimpanzees don't normally spring to mind. Yet, they are in fact among the deadliest predators on the planet. But how exactly do they catch and kill their prey?

    How Do Chimpanzees Hunt and Kill Their Prey?

    How Do Chimpanzees Hunt and Kill Their Prey?

    by James Kenny7

  • The article is written in rather technical level, providing an overview of linear regression. Linear regression is based on the ordinary list squares technique, which is one possible approach to the statistical analysis. Both univariate and multivariate linear regression are illustrated on small concrete examples. In addition to the explanation of basic terms like explanatory and dependent variables, we will see how to interpret results obtained by a regression analysis.

    Univariate and Multivariate Linear Regression

    Univariate and Multivariate Linear Regression

    by flysky8

  • This hub explain how do we use c++ bitset class to represent binary numbers and check individual bit fields in it.

    C++ Bitset With Example

    C++ Bitset With Example

    by sirama2

  • Do you know the history of Leo the Lion? Can you locate it in the sky? Find out the answers to these questions and learn some interesting facts about this ancient constellation.

    Leo the Lion - Stars, Symbols and Myths

    Leo the Lion - Stars, Symbols and Myths

    by Cynthia Calhoun27

  • Regression equations are frequently used by scientists, engineers, and other professionals to predict a result given an input. These equations have many applications and can be developed with relative ease. In this article I show you how easy it is to create a simple linear regression equation from a small set of data.

    How to Create Your Own Simple Linear Regression Equation

    How to Create Your Own Simple Linear Regression Equation

    by CWanamaker1

  • Intraocular pressure is defined as the pressure inside the eye. It was what gives our eye their shape and keeps vital structures in the eye in place. But there are other things about the pressure in the eye that can actually cause problems.

    Definition of Intraocular Pressure

    Definition of Intraocular Pressure

    by Melissa Flagg OSC11

  • More than half of PhD students leave physics after earning their degree. The reasons include a lack of financial reward or job security.

    Reasons for Leaving Physics

    Reasons for Leaving Physics

    by Thomas Swan27

  • Have you ever discovered a snake in the wilds of Indiana and wanted to be able to identify it? Use this dichotomous key, which includes the most common physical characteristics of adult snakes.

    How to Identify the Snakes of Indiana

    How to Identify the Snakes of Indiana

    by ChristopherJRex1

  • Defines polynomials by showing the elements that make up a polynomial and rules regarding what's NOT considered a polynomial. Learn about different types, how to find the degree, and take a quiz to test your knowledge.

    What is a Polynomial?

    What is a Polynomial?

    by Melanie Palen9

  • What different species of animals can interbreed and how is it possible? From mules to ligers learn all about hybrids in this comprehensive article.

    Facts and Myths About Mammal Hybridization

    Facts and Myths About Mammal Hybridization

    by Theophanes Avery30

  • This is a full guide in finding the general term of sequences. There are examples provided to show you the step-by-step procedure in finding the general term of a sequence.

    How to Find the General Term of Sequences

    How to Find the General Term of Sequences

    by John Ray3

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