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The Effect of ethanol concentration on beta-cell development in zebrafish

Type 1 diabetes is a disorder in which pancreatic β-cells do not provide sufficient insulin to moderate blood sugar levels. Fetal alcohol syndrome is a condition caused by alcohol consumption…

The Effects of Ocean Acidification on the Development and Calcification of the Larval Shells of the Red Abalone Haliotis rufescens Swainson, 1822

This study focuses on the effects of increasing atmospheric carbon dioxide and decreasing pH on the development and calcification of larval red abalone shells. Experimental bowls were inoculated with 2…

Effects of chemical pesticides on beneficial and harmful insect populations on four farms in Central Massachusetts

Abstract Finding sustainable methods to control pest insects that affect crop yield is a pressing, worldwide concern for agriculture. In recent decades, there has been interest in developing less toxic…

Evaluation of Nitrate Retention Additives for Developing Environmentally Friendly Manures

ABSTRACT Activated carbon is a readily available material that can be added to fertilizers or manures to reduce nitrate nitrogen (NO3-N) contamination of surface and near-surface groundwater. To test the…

Computer Lab Management of Cloud Computing Technology

Andrew Yang High School Student Computer Lab Management of Cloud Computing Technology (click to view)…

Exploring the Interconnection of Greenhouse Gas Emission and Socio-economic Factors

Exploring the Interconnection of Greenhouse Gas Emission and Socio-economic Factors This paper examines the dependence of the emission of greenhouse gases including CO2, N2O and CH4 on social, economic and…

Exploring the interconnection of greenhouse gas emission and socio-economic factors

Exploring the interconnection of greenhouse gas emission and socio-economic factors   Abstract – This paper examines the dependence of the emission of greenhouse gases including CO2, N2O and CH4 on…

The Effects of Acid Rain on the Visible Light Absorption of Stained Glass

Abstract The effect of acid rain on stained glass windows is felt by many churches and other historic buildings worldwide, especially in Europe. As a result, the relationship between the…

Which diaper is more absorbent, Huggies or Pampers?

Our experiment’s purpose is to find which newborn diaper, Huggies Little Snugglers or Pampers Swaddlers, absorbs more simulated urine (5% salt water). The Pampers diaper is composed of an average…

Dispersing Agents Prevent Negative Impact of Oil on Uptake of Zinc by Duckweed (Lemna minor)

Oil spills have had extremely negative effects on the environment. The oil directly coats both animal and plant species living in and around the water, rendering these organisms unable to…

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