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  • A starfish ripped into pieces can grow a new starfish from each piece. What more could you possibly want to find the perfect science nonfiction monster living among us? Find out here.

    Starfish: What Is it That Makes Them so Creepy?

    Starfish: What Is it That Makes Them so Creepy?

    by Theophanes Avery3

  • 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

  • Here is a lab report example with step-by-step instructions on writing a good lab report. When writing a lab report you are presenting scientific facts that support a hypothesis, to an audience.

    How to Write a Lab Report

    How to Write a Lab Report

    by Laura Writes0

  • How to do Standard Deviation manually in six straightforward steps, includes a step by step of how to do this using Excel, with screenshots and a link to a sample Excel sheet.

    How to Calculate Standard Deviation

    How to Calculate Standard Deviation

    by des donnelly225

  • Ever wonder what to call a grouping of flamingos, or God forbid, a group of lions? Here is a comprehensive list of every collective name for gatherings of every animal.

    A Comprehensive List of Animal Group Names

    A Comprehensive List of Animal Group Names

    by Sam Mendoran1

  • These gentle cats' numbers continue to dwindle as they are hunted and continue to lose more territory every year. Despite being solitary in nature, they are not very aggressive towards one another or humans.

    Top 10 Facts About Snow Leopard

    Top 10 Facts About Snow Leopard

    by Angela Michelle Schultz2

  • Guide to the different tests you can perform on unknown bacteria to identify it. These methods are really important in many fields when you are faced with an unknown sickness or contamination.

    Identifying an unknown bacterial strain

    Identifying an unknown bacterial strain

    by Ophelie Quillier0

  • The mathematician Norbert Wiener invented the field of cybernetics, inspiring a generation of scientists and engineers to think of computer technology as a means to extend human capabilities.

    Norbert Wiener, the Father of Cybernetics

    Norbert Wiener, the Father of Cybernetics

    by Doug West4

  • A solar eclipse occurs about once every 18 months somewhere on Earth. Because of the dark shadow that is cast across our planet, much myth and superstition surrounds these naturally occurring events.

    The Myth and Reality of Eclipses

    The Myth and Reality of Eclipses

    by Harry Nielsen0

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  • The continents are the seven huge land masses that make up most of the earth's land surface. They are always on the move, shifted around by forces deep inside the earth. The concept of moving continents is known as "continental drift". The study of these movements is called "plate tectonics".

    Top 10 Interesting and Fun Facts About the Continents and Continental Drift

    Top 10 Interesting and Fun Facts About the Continents and Continental Drift

    by Amanda Littlejohn2

  • Article answering: Does having a blood transfusion change your DNA? Transfusion cannot change your DNA but bone marrow transplants can change your DNA. So, Does a blood transfusion change your DNA and if so, will it be for the worse? Doubtful. Will a blood transfusion change your DNA in future?

    Does Having a Blood Transfusion Change Your DNA?

    Does Having a Blood Transfusion Change Your DNA?

    by Justin Muir0

  • If you want to identify a mineral, there are some properties of minerals that you need to examine to narrow it down. This is a guide to how scientists identify minerals by their physical properties.

    Physical Properties of Minerals

    Physical Properties of Minerals

    by Melissa Clason0

  • The arctic wolves are the least understood or studied wolves out of all the species of wolf on the planet. Living in only the most remote and extreme environments, these predators brave the cold.

    The Arctic Wolves

    The Arctic Wolves

    by Wesman Todd Shaw7

  • The grey wolf is a longtime foe of mankind, and yet, the grey wolf is also responsible for providing to us our dearest animal friend - the domestic dog. Some people love them as much as others do not.

    Canis Lupus—The Grey Wolves of Then and Now

    Canis Lupus—The Grey Wolves of Then and Now

    by Wesman Todd Shaw16

  • An informative article about mind-controlling fungi called Ophiocordyceps unilateralis sensu lato that only affects ants in the Camponotini tribe causing strange behavior and ultimate death to any ant infected.

    Ants Selectively Infected With Cordyceps "Zombie" Fungus

    Ants Selectively Infected With Cordyceps "Zombie" Fungus

    by Mike and Dorothy McKenney2

  • Often a headache, time paradoxes are hard to fully delve into. Lets try and take a look at a few of them and see what we can learn from them.

    What Are Some Famous Time Paradoxes?

    What Are Some Famous Time Paradoxes?

    by Leonard Kelley2

  • 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

  • Blood flukes (genus Schistosoma) parasitic flatworms which infect the organ systems of mammals. They are a serious concern in developing countries, with over 250 million cases recorded per year.

    Life History of the Blood Fluke (Schistosoma sp.)

    Life History of the Blood Fluke (Schistosoma sp.)

    by Jack Dazley0

  • Horsehair worms are long and slender animals that writhe and form shapes resembling knots with their body. They are parasites during part of their life cycle and at one point control the behaviour of their host.

    Parasitic Horsehair Worms: Life Cycle and Effects

    Parasitic Horsehair Worms: Life Cycle and Effects

    by Linda Crampton26

  • Urea is a nitrogen-containing waste substance in the blood and urine that is also made in the lab. It’s used to remove thickened and scaly patches on skin, to moisturize the skin, and to fertilize soil.

    Urea in Blood, Urine, Skin Creams, and Fertilizer

    Urea in Blood, Urine, Skin Creams, and Fertilizer

    by Linda Crampton8

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  • Volcanoes occur where magma (molten rock) from deep inside the earth forces its way to the surface. The magma may erupt as red-hot lava, or may explode into clouds of ash and volcanic bombs. Volcanic activity also produces strange landscapes of gushing geysers, steamy lakes, and bubbling mud pools.

    Top 10 Interesting and Fun Facts About Volcanoes

    Top 10 Interesting and Fun Facts About Volcanoes

    by Amanda Littlejohn2

  • An examination of the Titanic shipwreck site from a geological perspective. What been happening in the area around the shipwreck since it hit the North Atlantic ocean floor more than 100 years ago.

    A Geological Study of the Titanic Shipwreck Site

    A Geological Study of the Titanic Shipwreck Site

    by Melvin Porter9

  • How to learn your times tables fast. There are a few tricks to help you with your times tables and even a link to my video "How to Learn Your Times Tables Fast"

    How to Learn Times Tables

    How to Learn Times Tables

    by SuffolkJason30

  • A brief overview of the Everglades National Park and a look at some of the common, and not so common, bird species found there.

    Birds of the Florida Everglades

    Birds of the Florida Everglades

    by TMHughes1

  • The nth term of a number sequence is a formula that gives you the values in the numbers sequence from the position number (some people call it the position to term rule). Example 1 Find the nth term of this sequence. 5 8 11 14 17 First of...

    How to Find the nth Term of an Increasing Linear Sequence.

    How to Find the nth Term of an Increasing Linear Sequence.

    by Mark14

  • This article looks at ten sandy beaches of extraordinary colour, what they are composed of and how they are formed, with illustrations of all ten

    10 Beaches of Unusual Colour

    10 Beaches of Unusual Colour

    by Greensleeves Hubs16

  • While in flight, at the nectar feeder, fending off intruders, or enjoying a rain shower on a hot summer day, Ruby-Throated Hummingbirds constantly communicate and vocalize. Read about these ‘songs’ and you will begin to hear your hummers with different ears.

    The Sounds of Hummingbirds

    The Sounds of Hummingbirds

    by Connie Smith14

  • Overuse of our groundwater resources has resulted in an ever prevalent problem of Earth fissures. As a property owner or potential buyer of land, there are several things you need to know about these large cracks in the ground in order for you to make an informed decision.

    Geologic Hazards: What You Need to Know About Earth Fissures

    Geologic Hazards: What You Need to Know About Earth Fissures

    by CWanamaker2

  • Anatomy of the Knee involves different structures in the knee joint and how they connect to each other. Knee Anatomy can be subdivided into bones, cartilages, ligaments, tendons and muscles.

    Anatomy of the Knee Joint

    Anatomy of the Knee Joint

    by Edmund Custers0

  • There is a small village in Turkmenistan's Karakum Desert called Derweze (AKA Darvaza). Four miles away is a burning crater called the Gates of Hell.

    Turkmenistan's Burning Gates of Hell

    Turkmenistan's Burning Gates of Hell

    by David Hunt32

  • In this example, we will look at creating java.awt.Frame Window object at runtime. We also look at closing the Window.

    Java Examples - Awt Frame Window

    Java Examples - Awt Frame Window

    by sirama0

  • 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

  • Ellenberg's indicator values can be used to estimate abiotic factors at a site. They can also be used to monitor changes in abiotic factors over time.

    Understanding Ellenberg's Indicator Values

    Understanding Ellenberg's Indicator Values

    by Charles Nuamah0

  • Man has always been fascinated by the sky. Yet space exploration in earnest did not begin until the 20th century. A recap of man's remarkable achievements in search of new frontiers.

    10 Milestones of Space Exploration

    10 Milestones of Space Exploration

    by Marco1

  • Did you know that up to 2% of genes in the human population are actually from Neanderthals? Mood disorders and sleeping patterns are among the traits influenced by these genes.

    8 Neanderthal Traits in Modern Humans

    8 Neanderthal Traits in Modern Humans

    by Leah Lefler2

  • Understanding percentages and learning how to calculate them is a fundamental skills of mathematics. This articles describes how to calculate a variety of types of percentages that are used in our world each and every day.

    How to Calculate Percentages

    How to Calculate Percentages

    by CWanamaker3

  • Fireflies are some of the most fascinating insects you will ever see if you have been fortunate enough to see one. Unfortunately, they are not as common as they once were. Where have all of the fireflies gone?

    Oh Firefly, Where Art Thou?

    Oh Firefly, Where Art Thou?

    by Jamie Brock134

  • The first of four basic guides to the night sky, and what can be seen with the naked eye or binoculars. This page identifies the many kinds of objects you can see when you look up at the night sky

    Astronomy—A Beginner's Guide to the Night Sky

    Astronomy—A Beginner's Guide to the Night Sky

    by Greensleeves Hubs32

  • Whenever we take a trip into the wilder areas of our planet, we potentially put our lives at risk, often by travelling without taking the time to learn how to deal with dangerous wild animals. This hub gives you all the facts you need to know...

    How to Survive and Avoid Animal Attacks

    How to Survive and Avoid Animal Attacks

    by James Kenny17

  • If we don't have bees, we won't have food. Amazing facts on the frightening loss of bees across the globe. Story and video on why we need bees.

    What Will Happen If Bees Become Extinct?

    What Will Happen If Bees Become Extinct?

    by Marcy Goodfleisch77

  • Commercial farming of one of the world’s most popular types of seafood is causing environmental degradation on a large scale and is a potential source of health issues.

    The Dirty Secret of Shrimp Farming

    The Dirty Secret of Shrimp Farming

    by Rupert Taylor8

  • NASA and SpaceX plan to colonize Mars within the 21st century. They are preparing ships, cargo, and crew for an intergalactic voyage mid-2030. Here is everything you need to know about living on Mars.

    Everything You Need to Know About Colonizing Mars

    Everything You Need to Know About Colonizing Mars

    by JourneyHolm2

  • For eons agriculturalists have been fighting what they call "bacterial speck" on tomatoes and other crop plants, without anyone realizing that the same bacteria is at the heart of rain and snow.

    How Does Rain Form: Pseudomonas syringae

    How Does Rain Form: Pseudomonas syringae

    by watergeek14

  • An illustrated guide to some of the best-smelling flowers in the Hawaiian Islands. Includes colorful pictures and resource links.

    Fragrant Flowers of Hawaii

    Fragrant Flowers of Hawaii

    by TattooKitty11

  • Do you ever wonder how Magic Squares are created? Well, stop worrying. I'll show you how to construct them using just a few easy to follow rules.

    How to create magic squares

    How to create magic squares

    by George Dimitriadis1

  • The physics of a waterfall are curious. The second law of thermodynamics says that things tend toward a more disordered state. Is the second law saying that destruction (erosion) wins over creation?

    How Does a Waterfall Work, Exactly?

    How Does a Waterfall Work, Exactly?

    by Laura Schneider9

  • Acanthamoeba is a microscopic, single-celled organism that can infect the cornea of the eye. It causes a disorder called Acanthamoeba keratitis, which is most common in contact lens users.

    Acanthamoeba Facts, Eye Infection, and Keratitis

    Acanthamoeba Facts, Eye Infection, and Keratitis

    by Linda Crampton38

  • This lesson reviews anatomical position, anatomical terminology, planes of orientation, and movements of the body. Information in this lesson forms the basis for the study of human anatomy.

    Human Anatomy Lesson 1

    Human Anatomy Lesson 1

    by Robert McCarthy6

  • 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 McKenney9

  • This article summarizes the threat that asteroids and comets pose to the Earth. A short history of some of the greatest asteroid impacts on Earth is also provided.

    Will an Asteroid Strike Planet Earth?

    Will an Asteroid Strike Planet Earth?

    by Kelley Marks43

  • Though it lies 26,000 light years away, A* is the closest supermassive black hole to us. It is therefore our best tool in understanding how these complex objects work.

    Some Facts on Black Hole Sagittarius A*

    Some Facts on Black Hole Sagittarius A*

    by Leonard Kelley0

  • With their dark eyes, sharp teeth and fearsome reputation, all sharks are ruthless killers...aren't they?

    10 Common Shark Myths Debunked

    10 Common Shark Myths Debunked

    by James Kenny4

  • Living in America's Midwest, you may encounter these venomous snakes on your travels. Learn more about these creatures and what to do if you encounter them!

    The Many Venomous Snakes of the Midwest

    The Many Venomous Snakes of the Midwest

    by Matthew Hotaling2

  • As human beings we live, breathe and eat chemicals every day. However, that doesn't mean that some chemicals aren't insanely dangerous. This article lists 10 of the most dangerous chemicals known to man kind, including ones that are explosive, poisonous, carcinogenic, and corrosive.

    The 10 Most Dangerous Chemicals Known to Man

    The 10 Most Dangerous Chemicals Known to Man

    by K S Lane1

  • Nature's ingenuity never ceases to amaze me! A seed pod can survive over 10 years, floating hundreds of miles, until taking root on an island's shore.

    Facts About the Box Fruit Tree

    Facts About the Box Fruit Tree

    by Catherine Tally16

  • Learn about the different species of alligators including the only two known living species that exist today: The American Alligator and the Chinese Alligator.

    The Different Types of Alligators

    The Different Types of Alligators

    by Melanie Palen9

  • Chemistry can be a very difficult subject to grasp, but is essential for understanding how the world around us truly works. To truly understand Chemistry, one must start with the basics.

    Chemistry in a Nutshell

    Chemistry in a Nutshell

    by Jacob Rittenour0

  • There are now many invasive insect species in Britain, and they can have a big impact on the environment. So let's have a look at what damage they cause and how they are affecting native species

    Problems Caused by Invasive Insect Species in the UK

    Problems Caused by Invasive Insect Species in the UK

    by AnimalWrites12

  • How to develop a cone or how to create a flat pattern of a cone can be achieved in a few easy geometrical steps. The geometrical method shown below does however have inaccuracy, so at the end of this hub I have included a mathematical formula to...

    How to Develop a Cone - Cone Development

    How to Develop a Cone - Cone Development

    by LeonJane58

  • Titanoboa may be the world's largest snake of all time. Let's see if this monstrous beast could still exist in places such as the South American rainforest.

    Titanoboa: The World’s Largest Snake Ever

    Titanoboa: The World’s Largest Snake Ever

    by Kelley Marks19

  • Did an “Intelligent Designer” fine-tune the universe to make it just right for human life? No! Just the opposite. Evolution has fine tuned life to fit the universe.

    Is the Universe Fine-Tuned for Human Life?

    Is the Universe Fine-Tuned for Human Life?

    by Catherine Giordano24

  • Learn facts about the Black-capped Chickadee and see pictures of the brave and spunky little black-and-white songbird who wears a mask! The Black-capped Chickadee song is well-known throughout its habitat, and even if you don't recognize this little bird with the black head you've probably heard it.

    Black-capped Chickadee Facts and Pictures

    Black-capped Chickadee Facts and Pictures

    by Eric Dockett0

  • 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 C1

  • 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

  • They're talking... we just can't hear them! Adult giraffes do vocalize, but the sound is low-frequency and below the hearing range of a human's ear. Baby giraffes make an audible sound, similar to a cow's moo!

    What Sound Does a Giraffe Make?

    What Sound Does a Giraffe Make?

    by Leah Lefler21

  • 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 Kenny76

  • Stars have fascinated humans for thousands of years. Our nearest star, the sun, is the source of energy for all life on Earth. Stars have inspired music, art, poetry, and scientific investigation. This article explores 10 of the most interesting and fun facts about stars.

    Top 10 Interesting and Fun Facts About the Stars

    Top 10 Interesting and Fun Facts About the Stars

    by Amanda Littlejohn2

  • Caracal - Adaptations and Facts - The caracal has a number of anatomical and behavioral adaptations that ensure its success in a diverse variety of habitats.

    Caracal - Adaptations and Facts

    Caracal - Adaptations and Facts

    by Thomas Swan17

  • The average zoo visitor may wonder what it is that tigers eat in zoos. It is the same as in the wild...meat. In the zoo however the fare varies as does the preparation and presentation.

    What Do Tigers Eat In Zoos?

    What Do Tigers Eat In Zoos?

    by Peter Dickinson35

  • 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

  • The marginal rate of technical substitution of Labor (L) for Capital (K) is the slope of an isoquant multiplied by -1. Since the slope of an isoquant is moving down, the isoquant is given by –ΔK/ΔL...

    Marginal Rate of Technical Substitution

    Marginal Rate of Technical Substitution

    by Sundaram Ponnusamy1

  • Look for these silky nests on the Thistle plants about the time that the Thistles are about to flower.When the caterpillars are close to pupating at the end of the fifth instar, they will become suddenly active as they search for a good location to transform into a chrysalis.

    Painted Lady Caterpillars to Butterflies: The Butterfly Lifecycle

    Painted Lady Caterpillars to Butterflies: The Butterfly Lifecycle

    by Mrs. Menagerie8

  • There are three main types of nuclear radiation. What causes this radiation to be produced? What are the dangers and uses of nuclear radiation?

    What Is Nuclear Radiation?

    What Is Nuclear Radiation?

    by Sam Brind0

  • Do front- and rear-fanged snakes simply differ based on the location of their fangs? No, there are a few other morphological differences related to their venom delivery systems as well.

    Front- and Rear-Fanged Snake Envenomation Systems

    Front- and Rear-Fanged Snake Envenomation Systems

    by ChristopherJRex0

  • Hagfish are strange animals that make large amounts of slime, which many people find disgusting. The slime contains strong protein threads that may be useful for making fabric. The intact material may be helpful for us in other ways.

    The Hagfish: A Strange Animal That Makes a Useful Slime

    The Hagfish: A Strange Animal That Makes a Useful Slime

    by Linda Crampton16

  • This article summaries how the pineapple caused a sensation when introduced to Europeans in the late 1400s, and why the love and fascination for the fruit hasn't diminished to the present day.

    15 Unusual Facts About the Pineapple

    15 Unusual Facts About the Pineapple

    by Kelley Marks4

  • In this article I will go into all the reasons why you should learn the python programming language in order to become a better researcher of trading and investing strategies.

    Why Learn Python for Trading and Investing

    Why Learn Python for Trading and Investing

    by Dave Tromp3

  • This article will briefly discuss the uses, duration of action, side effects, adverse effects, contraindications, and more of the drugs acepromazine, ketamine, and propofol in veterinary anesthesia. Tips for achieving a better anesthetic experience when using these drugs are also discussed.

    Acepromazine, Ketamine, and Propofol in Veterinary Anesthesia

    Acepromazine, Ketamine, and Propofol in Veterinary Anesthesia

    by Liz Hardin2

  • Sounds made up, doesn't it? But in reality, it could be a missing key to physics.

    What Is Imaginary Time?

    What Is Imaginary Time?

    by Leonard Kelley0

  • Marine compounds that were once known to be toxic to humans have now become life-saving drugs. Many of these are used either as anticancer drugs or to relieve pain in cancer.

    Anticancer Drugs From Marine Sources

    Anticancer Drugs From Marine Sources

    by Sherry Haynes0

  • This article lists five fool-proof methods to help you memorize the elements of the periodic table, their chemical symbols, and their atomic numbers. Whether you're studying for a periodic table quiz or just a chemistry enthusiast, these methods will help you memorize the elements in no time!

    How to Memorize the Elements of the Periodic Table

    How to Memorize the Elements of the Periodic Table

    by K S Lane0

  • Bomber aircraft are the slower cousins of the fighter aircraft, but by speed standards they are still super-fast. Want to know how fast they are? Read on.

    Fastest Military Bombers in the World

    Fastest Military Bombers in the World

    by Savio Koman2

  • This article is all about the characteristics of the Pine tree, the adaptations that help to survive winter, reproduction through cones, and uses. Read on to know more.

    Interesting Facts About Pine Trees

    Interesting Facts About Pine Trees

    by Nithya Venkat33

  • 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

  • It may read like science fiction, but these fascinating examples of insect behavior come from the dedicated study by the late Thomas Eisner, the Father of Chemical Ecology.

    How Insects Use Chemicals to Survive

    How Insects Use Chemicals to Survive

    by Catherine Tally14

  • Volcanic eruptions are a stunning sight. But how do they happen? Learn more about the science of volcanoes and volcanic eruptions in this article.

    What Causes a Volcano to Erupt?

    What Causes a Volcano to Erupt?

    by Rickrideshorses61

  • Hellebores bloom mainly in late winter and spring. Their flowers are an attractive and welcome sight in nature, gardens, and landscaped areas. Lenten and Christmas roses are both types of hellebores. Many other species and cultivars of hellebores exist, offering gardeners some interesting choices.

    Hellebores: Beautiful Flowers of Late Winter and Spring

    Hellebores: Beautiful Flowers of Late Winter and Spring

    by Linda Crampton36

  • My list of the most dangerous animals in the USA, where I name the animals which are most capable of injuring and, in rare circumstances, killing people.

    Top 10 Most Dangerous Animals in the USA

    Top 10 Most Dangerous Animals in the USA

    by Paul Goodman2

  • Run WMI queries and process or another DOS or Windows process from SQL Server using the SQL xp_cmdshell function. This tutorial walks you through how to setup xp_cmdshell on the server and execute different types of queries and storing those values in tables.

    SQL Shell Commands

    SQL Shell Commands

    by Kevin Languedoc4

  • Quick facts about Tyrannosaurus Rex (King of the Dinosaurs). Keywords: Dinosaurs; T-Rex; Tyrannosaurus; Tyrannosaurus Rex; Cretaceous Period; Science; Archaeology; Paleontology; Prehistory; Prehistoric

    Tyrannosaurus Rex: Quick Facts

    Tyrannosaurus Rex: Quick Facts

    by Larry Slawson7

  • 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 McKenney5

  • Need to align a graphic on a webpage? Are you trying to put captions under your images? Here's the codes you need to make things work.

    How to Align Images in CSS & HTML

    How to Align Images in CSS & HTML

    by Ellen Brundige192

  • Influenza is one of the most commonly encountered deadly diseases. Due to its high survival rate, people tend to treat it as unimportant, thus aiding in its spread.

    The Epidemiology of Influenza

    The Epidemiology of Influenza

    by Vince1

  • If someone asked you what the biggest concern for the environment is today, what would you answer? The question is overwhelming because there are so many different aspects of the environments which are being impacted today. There are problems with...

    The 4 Major Environmental Issues and Concerns of the EPA

    The 4 Major Environmental Issues and Concerns of the EPA

    by Kathryn Vercillo22

  • Do centipedes bite? Yes, some do. Here's what you need to know about centipede bites, "Spooky Toxin," and when to worry.

    Do Centipedes Bite?

    Do Centipedes Bite?

    by GreenMind Guides2

  • The heart does more than pump blood. It is also an endocrine gland that secretes hormones called natriuretic peptides to control blood volume and pressure by targeting receptors in the kidneys.

    The Heart as an Endocrine Gland

    The Heart as an Endocrine Gland

    by Melvin Porter3

  • Black widow spiders, scientific name Latrodectus mactans, are among the most venomous of all arachnids. I have been working with insects and spiders for almost 20 years and I get a lot of questions about black widow spiders. This article addresses all of your black widow concerns and curiosities.

    Where Do Black Widows Live and What Are Their Behaviors?

    Where Do Black Widows Live and What Are Their Behaviors?

    by GreenMind Guides22

  • This article offers an introduction to various members of the kingdom Protista. Colorful photos and videos are included. Designed for students or anyone wanting to learn more.

    Introduction to Protists

    Introduction to Protists

    by JanieceTobey28

  • Plants are a beautiful part of nature, a benefit to life on earth. They affect the food supply and the air we breath. The Manchineel Tree is a poisonous example of plant life. Marked in the Guiness World Book of Records as the most dangerous tree on earth, one bite of its fruit may be fatal.

    The Manchineel Tree

    The Manchineel Tree

    by Deborah Minter0

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