Bottled Water Environmental Impact

Abstract An entrenched belief in people’s minds that bottled water is superior to tap water has triggered a chain of environmental and cultural challenges to policy makers and environmentalists in conserving the environment and while ensuring quality water for consumers. The problem of disposing water bottles by enforcing policies for responsible waste bottle disposal, alternative […]

Genetically modified foods projects

Genetically modified (GM) foods are foods produced through modification of various genetic make-ups, using genetic engineering techniques. These techniques involve selective breeding and creating somaclonal variation. GM foods have been in the market from the early 90’s but have gained more popularity in the past decade. However since its inception, this technology has been faced […]

History of Astronomy

Phases of Astronomy Until the present day, astronomy had its origin in antiquity, based on the study and observation of physical objects such as the moon and the sun. These were closely interlinked with mythology and religion. The Mesopotamian era catalogues stars, a time when a circle was first divided into 360 degree. This was […]

At which stage can centralized and decentralized cities meet to create a design that is essential in maintaining a healthy mind and body?

This is a content analysis paper on the literature review titled City Form and Structure and its Impact in our Lives. The research question designed for this literature review is: At which stage can centralized and decentralized cities meet to create a design that is essential in maintaining a healthy mind and body? This content […]

The Decline in Birth Rate in Hong Kong

Introduction It has been noted that the birthrate in Honk Kong has decreased drastically over the years. Arthur points out that Hong Kong’s birthrate had been in the increase over years, that is after II World War but a decrease trend from 1960 onwards had been observed (112). Statistics indicate that the population in 1960 […]

Ecosystems: Biodiversity and Habitat Loss

Alberti (2005) journal mainly focuses on the effects of urban development on the surrounding natural ecosystem and biodiversity. The main aspects covered in the journal are that the urban ecological systems are mostly characterized by the complex relationships that exist in the economic, socio, cultural and political environments of a particular area. Such relationships and […]