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268 results for “Mammals”.


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Animals

Mammals of Michigan and Their Interactions With the Environment

Words: 1374
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Mammals of Michigan There are many mammal species in Michigan, and this paper will discuss some of them, in terms of how they have evolved to live in the…

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Animals

Mammals Cloning to Preserve the Endangered Giant

Words: 1649
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Mammals Cloning to Preserve the Endangered Giant Panda Among animals, mammals account for more than 15,000 species of vertebrate animals that have the ability to self-regulate their body temperature,…

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Essay

Animals

Marine Mammals What Is a Necropsy When

Words: 616
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Marine Mammals hat is a necropsy? hen biologists wish to know the cause of death for a marine mammal, they conduct a necropsy. A necropsy is similar to an…

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Children

Echidna Bat and Koala Mammals

Words: 1352
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Eutheria, marsupalia, and monotremata are the three main "infraclasses" of the Mammaliam subclass Theria (Archibald). Of these three infraclasses, eutheria currently boasts the largest membership and monotremata the smallest.…

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Anthropology

Climate Change and the Dwindling Survival of Marine Mammals

Words: 1614
Length: 4 Pages
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Climate Change on Marine Mammals Sustained scientific observations reveal and alert everyone that climate change has asserted alarming effects on the oceans (Simmonds & Isaac 2007). Scientists agree that…

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Geography

Extinct Mammals of the Michigan Area and How They Interacted With Their Environment

Words: 3084
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

ancient Michigan basin area and discuss a brief geological history of the area and how the mammals that lived during the Ice Age adapted to their environment over the…

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Oceanography

Sonar Injuring Marine Mammals

Words: 441
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Marine Mammals The author of this response has been asked to answer to a fairly specific question. The question at hand is whether marine mammals can suffer from decompression…

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Animals

Ocean Reptiles and Mammals Coastal Representatives

Words: 2735
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Coastal Animals Sea Turtles (SeaWorld, 2004) From a taxonomy perspective, sea turtles belong to the overall class of reptilia. The order is testudines. The suborder cryptodira also includes fresh…

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Animals

Large Mammal Extinction Ice Age

Words: 1656
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

However, there simply does not seem to be sufficient evidence for the disease hypothesis. First, there has been no evidence of disease found. Next, even extremely virulent diseases, like…

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Ecology

Sacramento Basin the Project Is

Words: 2629
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The Delta is also a habitat for many species of fish, birds, mammals, and plants, and it supports agricultural and recreational activities while also being the focal point for…

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Animals

Behavioral Episodes in Relation to Leopard Seals

Words: 2422
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Behavioral Episodes in elation to Leopard Seals Leopard seals are widely known for their ferocity and have been acknowledged as top predators for a long time now. These are…

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Psychology

Social Psychology and What Does it Aim

Words: 2057
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY AND WHAT DOES IT AIM TO STUDY? Inspired by Kurt Lewin (1951), social psychology adopted the experimental method to study human behavior (Wood & Kroger, 1998). In…

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Animals

Arctic FOX National Geographic Online

Words: 3067
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Like most other animals, the artic fox's cot changes to reflect the summer arctic habitat, becoming a brown or gray color that matches the summer environment (National Geographic, 2008).…

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Research Proposal

Animals

Killer Whale Communication Vocal Communication

Words: 2725
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Measurements were obtained both in the presence of and the absence of whale watching boats. It was observed that a period of intense boating activity caused the killer whales…

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Women's Issues - Sexuality

Gender and Science

Words: 840
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

gender have influenced the historic development of science in the west, as reason and science have long been seen as male traits. Similarly, gender ideals such as the characterization…

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Animals

Taxonomic Categories There Are 9

Words: 709
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Nematoda Part 2: Answer the following questions as they relate to the nine phyla in the assignment table. (Porifera, Cnidaria, Nematoda, Arthropoda, Platyhelminthes, Annelida, Mollusca, Echinodermata,…

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6 Pages
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Psychology

Function of Dreaming

Words: 1811
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Dreaming For centuries, people have sought to explain not only what people dream about, but also why humans dream. In older times, dreams were used for prophecy. Later, they…

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Essay

Anatomy

Neurobiology Binocular Vision One of

Words: 532
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Synapse Competition and Elimination Throughout the growth and life of vertebrates and many animals, beginning even in the embryonic stages of development and continuing throughout adult life, a process…

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Business - Industries

Oceans & Plastic Pollution the

Words: 1338
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

9% of the turtles" -- and "plastics" dominated the debris found (Katsanevakis, p. 75). The list of plastic trash found in those turtles is too long to include in…

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Animals

Vertebrate

Words: 2619
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Vertebrates It is common knowledge that the human body consists of about 65% water. People cannot live any longer than five days without H20. Individuals of all ages love…

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Assessment

Transportation

Debate Over Port of Miami Expansion

Words: 2733
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Assessment

Dredging the Port of Miami Dredging refers to the activity needed to be conducted for removal of unwanted deposits present in water pathways. However, even though this activity facilitates…

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Disease

Immunology Toll Like Receptors

Words: 1635
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Immunology - Toll-Like receptors The family of Toll-like eceptors has gained in importance since the discovery that they could be potential regulators and controllers of the immune response system…

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Animals

Group Processes the Four-Way Chat

Words: 656
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Felt never would agree This level of disagreement was never reached, although there was some debate as to what constituted private and public traits and societal rules, for instance,…

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Animals

Color Vision Evolution of Color

Words: 3313
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The finding that helped clinch the case was the New orld howler monkey. it's the only New orld monkey with full trichromatic vision, and the researchers found that it…

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Transportation - Environmental Issues

Monterey Bay the Environment Has

Words: 4298
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This entity follows the California Clean Air Act and the Federal Clean Air Act so that it is responsible for air monitoring, permitting, enforcement, long-range air quality planning, regulatory…

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Animals

Adaptations of Organisms in the

Words: 4017
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The female wolverine delays implantation; the egg cells float in the uterus for some time attaching to the uterus wall. Delayed implantation means that the young can be born…

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Communication - Language

Do Non-Human Animals Have Language

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Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Noam Chomsky's Language Criteria - Do Animals Have Language? Philosophers and scientists have long wondered whether animals were capable of communicating with each other in the form of language.…

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Animals

Morphology Bottle-Nosed Dolphins and Great

Words: 864
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Sharks are another vertebrate that are similar to dolphins in many ways and very different from dolphins in other ways. There are more that 250 species of sharks, ranging…

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Essay

Archeology

Dinosaurs Warm-Blooded There Is Presently Much Controversy

Words: 840
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Dinosaurs: arm-Blooded? There is presently much controversy regarding the issue of dinosaurs, as the fact that experts have access to a limited amount of resources concerning this matter makes…

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Essay

Business - Miscellaneous

Birds Have a Higher Body

Words: 610
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Question 3 If the water you drank leaked out of a tube in your stomach, your drinking would definitely change. Such a loss of water would trigger hypovolemic thirst,…

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Essay

Animals

Video Documentary

Words: 706
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

history documentary, part 1 was very interesting and well thought out. The CGI placing Europe's landmarks and buildings amidst ancient forest, desert, and ocean were well done. The most…

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Energy

Oil Increased Access to Offshore

Words: 2906
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

283). This led to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA). This Act acknowledged the fact that there was a lack of knowledge about the ocean ecosystem. This…

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Research Paper

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Heritage Sites in Danger the

Words: 1746
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Additionally, conservationists suggest increasing patrols to improve overall enforcement of existing laws, better boundary demarcation, and the development of stronger hunting quotas. All of these measures require significant and…

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Genetics

Micrornas Mirnas Belong to a

Words: 926
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Elegans; and anterior and posterior patterning of the hox-mediated development pathway group in vertebrates and insects (Pasquinelli, Hunter and Bracht). Other hypothesized functions include regulation of "viral function and…

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Assessment

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Ecological Approaches Provide a Strong

Words: 2215
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Assessment

According to Fitzpatrick & Keegan (2010), "This use of historical ecology to study "the complex, historical interactions between human populations and the ecosystems they have inhabited" (Kirch 1997a, p.2;…

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Essay

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Desert Biome the Ecology All Over the

Words: 889
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Desert Biome The ecology all over the world is different and the desert is an extreme environment. Deserts are found over one fifth of the earth surface. To be…

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Term Paper

Animals

Organism Monkey Classification and Common Features Monkeys

Words: 947
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Organism: Monkey Classification and common features Monkeys are classified under the phylum Chordata, subphylum Vertebrata, class Mammalia, order Primates, superfamilies Cercopithecoidea and Ceboidea. (Classification: Infoplease) More specifically the term…

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Evolution

Pearl Jam's Do the Evolution Is a

Words: 1114
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Pearl Jam's "Do the Evolution" is a modern take on the evolution of mankind. ritten from a social perspective, the song critiques the conceit that humans are somehow "superior"…

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Animals

Warm Blooded vs Cold Blooded Animals

Words: 915
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Warm-blooded vs. Cold-looded Animals Most animals can be classified as either warm-blooded or cold-blooded. For example, all mammals and birds are warm-blooded, while all reptiles, amphibians, insects and fish…

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Transportation - Environmental Issues

Environmental Biology

Words: 2097
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Environmental Biology: The Effects of Pollution in the Ocean The oceans are being contaminated by pollution caused by oil spills, tanker discharges, untreated municipal wastes and agrochemical residues. Pollution…

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15 Pages
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Evolution

Neanderthal Cultural Complexity

Words: 5339
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Glimpse into Neanderthal Culture hen one thinks of the Humanoid genus Homo Sapiens neanderthalensis (HSN) they picture a very primitive creature, simplistic in nature with few social complexities. However,…

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10 Pages
Essay

Weather

Ruddiman Plows Annotation of W F

Words: 4273
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

He describes how wild grains and animals were domesticated, as well as the new technologies that made farming possible (sickles, baskets, pestles, gourds, irrigation, the wheel, the plow). He…

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Transportation - Environmental Issues

Passamaquoddy Tribe & Harbor Porpoise

Words: 3256
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Thesis

These gunboats would devastate wildlife area and other immense and indefinite environmental impact. These tankers would carry liquefied natural gas or LNG in cruising through Head Harbor Passage. It…

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Thesis

Business - Miscellaneous

Red Tides on the Gulf

Words: 3219
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Thesis

brevis blooms are not a new phenomenon, and fish kills that result from red tides caused by K. brevis in the Gulf of Mexico have been described in the…

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Term Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

Patenting Living Things and What

Words: 1362
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

A "New York Times" reporter notes, "But unlike some other patents on animal cloning, this one does not specifically exclude human from the definition of mammals; indeed, it specifically…

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Native Americans

Inuktitut Inuit's Language in Modern Inuit Communities in Northern Canada

Words: 3303
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Inuktitut in Modern Inuit Communities in Northern Canada The role of language in identity construction of the Inuit in Nunavik (Quebec, Canada), which nourishes the evolution of their ethno-territorial…

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Anatomy

Lining of Lungs vs Lining

Words: 535
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Indeed, the drawing and expulsion of air is driven by muscular action; in early tetrapods, air was driven into the lungs by the pharyngeal muscles, whereas in reptiles, birds…

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Genetics

Genomics and Implications for the Future the

Words: 1778
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Genomics and Implications for the Future The Human Genome Project has completed its monumental mapping of the genetic sequence in human DNA, and the field of genomics is taking…

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Essay

Evolution

Macroevolutionary Transition of Cetaceans Back to the

Words: 1432
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Macroevolutionary Transition of Cetaceans Back to the Sea Today, one of the best known examples of macroevolution is that which can be speculated upon and observed in relation to…

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2 Pages
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Anatomy

Jaguars Cheetahs and Other Great

Words: 675
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The infant does not need to grasp tightly or walk in the first few months after birth -- instead, it needs to feed and develop. Only when those basic…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Anatomy

Melatonin and the Pineal Gland

Words: 2598
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Melatonin & the Pineal Gland The focus of this work is to examine melatonin and the pineal gland. Towards this end, this study examines the literature in this area…

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10 Pages
Essay

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Strategy and Corporate Governance

Words: 3368
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

BP Oil Spill Strategy and Corporate Governance The bp oil spill of 2010 British Petroleum (BP) is one of the largest oil exploring companies in the world. It is…

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6 Pages
Essay

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Oceans & Waters Surface Runoff Is the

Words: 1744
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Oceans & Waters Surface runoff is the water that makes its way to water collection sites, streams, rivers, lakes and ultimately to the oceans when the ground itself is…

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Research Paper

Anatomy

Intrinsically Photosensitive Retinal Ganglion Cell Recent Studies

Words: 3683
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Intrinsically Photosensitive etinal Ganglion Cell ecent studies on biological anatomy of the eye discovered an additional photoreceptor within the mammalian eye. The cells discovered mediate the primary non-image visual…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Animals

Environmental Effects on Species Habitat in Southern California Mountains

Words: 3519
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Environmental Effects on Species Habitats in the Southern California Mountains Southern California is not for everybody. "Some people view the climate and laid-back lifestyle with longing. Others perceive the…

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9 Pages
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Native Americans

Native Peoples of the Aleutian Island Chain Specifically the Aleute Alutiiq

Words: 2861
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Native Americans The Aleutian Islands run from the Peninsula of Kamchatka in the Asiatic portion of Russia to Alaska. All the islands are bare and mountainous and the coasts…

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2 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Successes in the Affordable Care Act

Words: 833
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Healthcare as an Obligation of Each Citizen Live chat The commercialization of services and goods has been on the rise with the prevalence of globalization to an extent that…

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14 Pages
Essay

Communication

Coastal Forests and Woodlands

Words: 4073
Length: 14 Pages
Type: Essay

Trees cover nothing less than one-third of the earth's surface, and it is estimated that around 3 trillion trees exist worldwide. Forests are found in different climates and locations,…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Cow's Milk Got Milk This

Words: 1270
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Some studies posit that casein consumption has a direct correlation to cancer cell growth, and patients with any form of cancer are counseled not to drink milk, and to…

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Literature Review

Anatomy

Human Circulatory System and Oyster

Words: 1722
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Literature Review

"An electrical analogue of the entire human circulatory system ." Medical Biological and Engineering and Computin 2.2 (1964): 161-166. SpingerLink. eb. 15 Nov. 2010. Inlander, Charles B.. The people's…

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