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Examining the Effects of Parsley Defoliation on Total Crop Yield
Parsley Defoliation Introduction Parsley (Petroselinum crispum) is a biennial herb commonly grown in household gardens. Biennial herb meaning only able to be grown at certain times of the year. It is most used for flavoring of salads and other foods. The fresh parsley leaves can be eaten to make your breath freshe...
An Analysis of Autumn Leaves in Gathering Leaves by Robert Frost
Mordecai Marcus In "Gathering Leaves" Frost makes a lighthearted return to a season of decline, which the speaker tries to bring to an end by struggling--endlessly, it seems--to fill bags of autumn leaves. Concise, homey similes show the difficulty of the task. Spades are spoonlike in their slight ability to g...
The Autumn and the Fall of Leaves
The Autumn and the Fall of Leaves It is not true that the close of a life which ends in a natural fashion- --life which is permitted to put on the display of death and to go out in glory- --inclines the mind to rest. It is not true of a day ending nor the passing of the year, nor of the fall of leaves. Whatever permane...
Fibonacci Series of Numbers in Nature
Fibonacci Series of numbers can be explained as rows of number with the numbers in the row equaling the last number in the row. "The Fibonacci sequence, can be generated by the rule f1 = f2 = 1, FN 1 = FN fn-1." (http://www.world-mysteries.com/sci_17.htm#top) . This pattern is well known in the fields of math an...
An Essay on Self-Realization in Patrick White's A Fringe of Leaves
Social interactions and relationships are often used in novels to establish and develop thematic concerns within the text. Within A Fringe of Leaves, Patrick White constructs characters and their relationships to expose the constraints of social expectations and simultaneously illustrate the metaphysical journey to self-rea...
The Various Themes in Walt Whitman's Works
"The words of my books," said Walt Whitman, "are nothing, the drift of it everything." The various themes in Whitman's works are the most important, the actual erudite terms are only important in upholding these ideas. The main themes of his "O Captain! My captain!" are death of a hero, family,...
An Introduction to Broad-Leave Cattail a Typha Latifolia
The broad-leave cattail is scientifically known as typha latifolia--typha meaning bog and latifolia meaning wide or broad leave. It is a common plant that grows in fresh marshes, ditches, ponds, or other wet and moist soil areas where high levels of organic material are present. This plant is located worldwide. The cattail...
The Use of Cocaine and Its Negative Effects
Cocaine is a highly addictive and dangerous stimulant drug derived from the leaves of the coca bush, a plant that grows mainly in Peru and Boliva. Because it's a stimulant in the drug, when in the bloodstream, it heightens alertness, increases appetite, and causes insomnia and a feeling of pleasure. Although cocaine is most...
An Analysis of Mysticism and Democracy in the Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
Mysticism, Democracy, Individuality&Personality The 1881 publication of the Leaves of Grass contained more than twenty-four poems, which were reasonably filled with ten or more diversified types of themes. Walt Whitman the author and compiler of this exceptional work changed the status of poetry writing through his u...
An Introduction to Cocaine a Drug Taken from the Leaves of the Coca Plant
Cocaine Cocaine is a drug taken from the leaves of the coca plant. It is a potent brain stimulant and one of the most addictive drugs. Cocaine is sold on the street in two main forms: cocaine hydrochloride is a white crystal powder that can be snorted or dissolved in water heated and injected an...