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Breeding Love: How a Dehydrating Food Plant in Lubbock, TX Went on to Feed Millions
Few people are aware of Breedlove Foods Inc. This thesis will help shed light on the importance and impact of this food dehydrating plant in Lubbock, Texas. It demonstrates through research in documents and interviews how ...
The Physiological Stress Response: Mechanisms, Measurement and Health Implications
The physiological stress response will become increasingly important as medicine shifts to preventative methods of healthcare. Chronic stress can manifest itself as bodily dysfunction and exacerbation of existing disease. ...
The Dependence of the Graphene-Microbial Interactions on Graphene Dispersion Fishnet Effects
Graphene exhibits a unique chemical and physical structure that enables it to have numerous biomedical applications; however, various researchers have reached different and conflicting conclusions, and thus the safety and ...
Technological Investigation of the Physical Movements of Pianists
An analysis of physical movements of pianists provides a unique application of biomechanical engineering to piano pedagogy. This research presents a method of analyzing and comparing joint-center movements when pianists ...
The Beginning of the Shale Revolution in Argentina
The United States has experienced an oil and gas production boom since 2000 after the development of advanced hydraulic fracturing techniques made production from shale plays viable. Argentina has comparable shale hydrocarbon ...
Mechanism of Action of Salt Adaptation Mutations in Artemia franciscana
Nearly all animals maintain a large electrochemical gradient for Na+ across the plasma membrane. This gradient is generated by the Na+/K+ pump, which exports 3 Na+ and imports 2 K+ per ATP molecule hydrolyzed. The ...