Robots Helping Mankind

Engineers and scientists today envision a world where the majority of dangerous and labor intensive tasks will be handled by robots. Many set goals have already been realized; although, humanity still needs to go a long way (The Most Fresh Robots News 2007). Previously, most of the existing robots have been developed to fulfill only one or two tasks at a time: rescuing people, working in mines or helping people in production industries. As the field of artificial intelligence goes to pinnacles of its development, so do the scientists’ ideas and visions. Nowadays, robots have been of great help ...

Scientific Philosopher: Francis Bacon

The scientific revolution describes the ongoing process of scientific discoveries and philosophical ideas behind them. Specifically, it stands for the time in history, which started in the first half of the 17th century and was marked with the development in the natural knowledge. New scientific views on nature as well as the advanced scientific methods had been introduced. The scientific revolution was propelled by such prominent scientists and philosophers as Nicolas Copernicus, Andres Vesalius, Galileo Galilee, Isaac Newton, and many others. Among those scholars there is also a name of Sir ...

The Effectiveness of Brain Training

A research team from Canada conducted the study concerning the effectiveness of brain training in children. Moreno et al (2011) performed a prospective trial that involved 48 pre-school children. The participants composed two experimental groups of equal size, age, and mother’s education. Both groups were trained by means of intensive (1 hour a day, 5 days a week, 4 weeks) teaching computer programs. The groups differed in training: the music curriculum was based on rhythm, melody, voice, and basic musical concepts, while the visual art consisted of visuo-spatial skills (shape, color, persp ...

Professional Athletes

Up to 1960’s of the XX century, sports activity was generally a destiny of fans and was considered as noncommercial, however, by the beginning of the XXI century sports had turned into a profitable business. Now, its monetary turns are enormous, and it actively competes to the other types of entertainments in the market of shows. First of all, it apparently refers to professional sports. In amateur sports, there is also a various business activity: production and promotion of sports stock, sportswear, construction and operation of stadiums and other sport constructions; however, commercializat ...

The Iraq War

When we narrow down to Karl Rove, he was portrayed as bearing responsibility as the senior advisor to the former United States president. The former white house chief of staff has born the rath of anti-war activists. He has been accused of lying on the potent of the Iraq war on America. Many have refused to belief that the Iraq war was not driven by individuals within the Bush administration. The Iraq war is therefore an example of how the aspect or factors of individuals in government shape foreign policy and undertakes actions that end up accelerating a country towards war. The personalit ...

The Nuclear Energy

Nuclear energy has had its fair share of disasters and problems that have tainted its efficiency in energy production. Even though nuclear power is more reliable, it is expenditure intensive as a lot of money has to be spent on safety. In the event of a technical hiccup a nuclear accident can be the cause of a major catastrophe. This fear has a created an increasing concern in people. In the fastest-growing 1990's source of energy was nuclear power. However in year 2005, it was ranged as the second slowest-growing. On April 26, 1986, an accident took place at Unit 4 of the nuclear power statio ...

Healthy Fast Food

Today's fast moving world demands spending time for preparing meal as small as possible. People are constantly in a hurry forgetting about their health and do not take care about what they eat. They are too busy to cook and eat healthy food so they grab what is quick in preparation, they go in restaurant which is cheaper and they each what is delicious. It is probably for this reason fast food has become so popular. Fast food can be supposed as very comfortable invention which makes our life easier, deprives us possibility to suffer in the kitchen preparing meal. As we know cooking does not br ...

Criminal Law Procedures

There are a number of elements that must be taken into consideration during a crime for it to be called an offense. The elements are the facts that must be proven so that a suspect is convicted for committing a certain crime. Before a judge finds a suspect guilty of a crime that he is being accused of, it is the role of the prosecutor to present substantial evidence required to convict the suspect/defendant. In the case of Eldon, there are many allegations that the suspect can be charged with in a court of law. In this context, Eldon is being suspected of committing a number of crimes, in p ...

Empirical Science and Metaphysical Realism

Empirical science and metaphysical realism coexist and relate in one way or another. This has been, for a very long time, since the days of philosophers like Aristotle, under the realm of discussions, reviews, criticisms and adoptions. This essay discussed comparison and relationship between empirical science and metaphysics. It covered the comparisons and contrasts that make empiricists feel that metaphysical realism is extraneous to empirical science. The claims by empiricists like Van Fraasen that metaphysics concerns and aspects are not of relevance to the entail of empirical science, are ...

Singapore Educational Tourism and Vietnam Perspective

Introduction 1.1 Statement of the problem Singapore, a city-state with the size of no more than 750 kilometer square had become one of the Four Asian Dragon beside South East Korean, Taiwan and Hong Kong in the past century. Despise having no natural resource whatsoever yet this island country hold a strategic location for sea trading from between Euro, India and south East Asia. Thus it had developed into a highly urbanized entrepot with extremely strong exporting and refining imported goods which contributed 26% of the total Singapore GDP on the year 2005 as quoted from statistic gathered ...