Category: Education

Do you know those times when you realize you should have paid more attention in school? Like when someone talks about the Truman Doctrine or the Marshall Plan and you don’t know anything about them!...
We all know that leaves help plants turn the sun’s life-giving rays into food. Leaves that fall into to the ground not only help protect trees from the winter cold, but they also help store...
After the US Civil War, the Black Codes were enacted to restrict the rights and liberties of freed African-Americans slaves in the Southern states. Black Codes and Jim Crow laws were repressive laws meant to...
As two of the most popular fixture finishes, brushed nickel and stainless steel bear several similar features. However, they are completely different, particularly in terms of finish, color, and maintenance. Summary Table Brushed Nickel Stainless...
There’s truth in the idea that life on earth revolves around the “survival of the fittest.” When the weather gets too warm or cold, animals find a way to survive. How? Many people think that...
Ethyl and Isopropyl are examples of simple alcohols. Besides alcoholic beverages, alcohol can be used as fuels, solvents, preservatives and anti-freeze agents, cleaning agents, or disinfectants, often in the form of rubbing alcohol. The type...
It is no secret that these undergraduate programs have similar technical requirements focusing on Mathematics and the Sciences. However, there a few distinctions that separate these two degree programs. Let’s highlight the differences and find...
Athens and Sparta are arguably two of the most popular cities in Greece. It is common for people to confuse one for the other since both these ancient cities have made far-reaching contributions to governance,...
In taxonomy, a scientific naming process called binomial nomenclature gives all known organism two names, which is similar to people having a first name and surname. This systematic process names organisms according to their genus...
On a clear night, we can see thousands of stars that dot the dome of the sky. Along with these stars, a few of the lights are actually planets. They are extremely distant from us...