Hybrid cars, which have a combined electric and petrol engine, are reported to grant their owners whopping advantages. Their advertising campaigns attract those people, who are preoccupied about the state of the environment and those who want to save the money on petrol. But do the hybrid cars live up to our expectations based on the catchy promotional slogans?
In every generation and in every century there always exist a number of people, who are afraid of everything that is related to possible changes. In various epochs they are called differently: luddites, anti-globalists, ecologists and so on; but their nature is always the same. They hate progress and strive to preserve the status quo without seemingly realizing the fact that the same very kind of people hated progress and strived to retain the status quo a hundred years ago, and now they use all the things that were denounced by their spiritual ancestors.
People have always been and always will be attracted by the visions of strange, frightening and mysterious; and what can be more so, than the things that happen inside human’s mind, when the mind itself seems to rise against the human?
Some people consider religion to be a kind of obsolete term, when applied to the modern world with all these scientific achievements, fantastic discoveries and rational explanations for all the things that were considered to be mysterious in the past. However, these people fail to take into account the fact that the idea of religion being the opposite of science only exists in the minds of the most primitive and narrow-minded variety of atheists. Major scientists and important people in the most significant faiths agree that they deal each with a sphere of reality that does not cover all the aspects of the Universe’s existence.
Do you know what photography is? No, I am not speaking about the principles along which cameras and suchlike work. I mean photography on a larger scale – photography as a lifestyle.
Osteoporosis is one of the diseases that make people feel particularly uneasy, for it is always perceived as an inseparable part of what human beings dislike most – senility, the enemy that awaits everybody sooner or later and is not to be defeated.
Taking a nursing course may become one of the most important things in your life, just like any other moment, when you make a critical vocational choice. It may sound funny for a person who has nothing to do with it, but this course is by no means easier than any other, the names of which sound much more impressive – and for a good reason, because a future nurse will be ensured the other people’s lives and well-being, maybe in a less definite way, than it may be said about a doctor, but still it is a position that imposes great responsibility on the one who chooses it.
Martin Luther King is one of the most notable figures of the modern American history, one, without whom the picture of the contemporary USA cannot be fully comprehensive. Although today he is mostly remembered for the way he met his death, half a century ago it was the way he led his life that influenced thousands of people, forging the foundation of what the American society represents now.
Research paper about career is often requested at different colleges and universities. Its task might require from student to make a research and write about his present or future career. You can also get an assignment to write about career you are absolutely unfamiliar with.
The base rate is the rate of interest the banks use as the basis for calculating their own rates, which they use to charge on loans they give. It is defined by the Central Bank, which may be or may not be under the control of the state – it depends on the country. To put in a word, it is the rate charged by the Central Bank, when it sells money to all the other lending agencies. It is quite natural that it serves as the reference point for any financial activity that goes on in the country and, on a broader scale, a reference point for those, who decide whether the country is worthy of investing or not.