Organism Essay Topics

Prigogine Investigation

The origination and evolution of living organisms is considered by many scientists, due to general laws of nature, especially the second law of thermodynamics. In this paper this idea is explored, taking in account the dissipative structures and Prigogine’s thermodynamics. Introduction The use of thermodynamics in biology has a long history rich in confusion (Morowitz,… View Article

Kingdoms of Life

On our planet earth we have what are called kingdoms, 5 to be exact, consisting of a very diverse group of living things. Using these five kingdoms we classify our species and organize information on what we are and what resides with us. When we place every living creature into one of the five kingdoms… View Article

Janjucetus hunderi

The fossil study of this organism was done and it was estimated that it lived approximately 25 million years ago. It had sharp teeth and a skull characterized by large eyes and was around 12 feet in length. The incisors and canines were sharp for gripping their prey while the molars and pre molars were… View Article

Characteristics of each of the 5 kingdoms and their meanings

Every living creature on Earth belongs to a kingdom. Scientists debate how many kingdoms there are, but most agree there are five. Here is how the five kingdoms are organized. Monera Monera are single-celled organisms that don’t have a nucleus. Bacteria make up the entire kingdom. There are more forms of bacteria than any other… View Article

Nutrition

Holozoic nutrition (Gr. holo means-whole ; zoikos means-of animals) is a method of nutrition that involves the ingestion of liquid or solid organic material, digestion, absorption and assimilation of it to utilize it. It includes taking in the complex substances and converting them into simpler forms. Example, proteins can be broken into amino acids. This… View Article

Energy transfers which take place in living organisms

Living organisms including all plants and animals require energy for their cellular processes. In biological processes, the immediate energy source is often in the form adenosine triphosphate (ATP). The nucleotide ATP maintains both catabolic and anabolic reactions. An example of a catabolic reaction is respiration where large molecules are broken down into smaller ones with… View Article

“Life of Pi” Characters

As the final chapter of Part Two comes to an end, Pi breaks into tears, crying the following words: “Richard Parker, a companion of my torment, awful, fierce thing that kept me alive, moved forward and disappeared forever from my life.” In the world today where civilization exists, the idea of an innocent sixteen-year-old boy… View Article

Isopod Behavior Lab Report

Background Information: In our lab we were working with isopods, also known as pill bugs or rollie pollies. The isopods that we worked with were land isopods. They like to live in moist places under untouched objects such as boards, bricks, rotting logs and or rocks. Basically, they will live anywhere! If you are lucky… View Article

The Balance Of Nature

This paper will be about the balance of nature between plants and animals. It will also state how complex their ecosystems are. This paper will be informative in the areas of the balance of nature itself, plant and animal interactions, and changes in the ecosystem. Living things or organisms provide each other with substances necessary… View Article

Chameleons Organism Physiology

We know that an organism is anything that is living and can function by itself. This paper will help understand chameleons and how they have evolved to adapt to their surroundings. It will also discuss their physical features inside and out. Myths and facts will be revealed, as well as a few comparisons between sexes…. View Article

Weekly reading

As you complete your weekly reading, answer the questions below. Please review the following writing guidelines prior to answering the questions: Remember to respond to the questions using your own words. Do NOT copy responses from the textbook, internet or other resources. This is plagiarism, which is illegal, and may result in a failing grade…. View Article

Identifying Unknown Bacteria

Abstract. One of the most fundamental differential staining techniques used in the study of bacteriology is gram staining. There are two main types of bacteria, gram negative and gram-positive. The purpose of this experiment was to perform a variety of tests to identify the bacteria contained in the unknown sample labeled number 15. The following… View Article

Monsanto SWOT

Company overview Monsanto Company (Monsanto or the company) offers agricultural products to farmers. Its products include seeds, biotechnology trait products, and herbicides. Monsanto has operations in the US, Canada, Europe, South America, Asia, and Africa. It is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and employs about 26,100 people, of which more than 5,500 people are temporary employees…. View Article

Cellular Processes

When molecules move from a high to low concentration it is called moving DOWN the concentration gradient. 
When molecules move from a low to high concentration it is called moving AGAINST the concentration gradient. 
When the concentration of a solute is the same throughout a system, the system is at EQUILIBRIUM.
What kind of transport DOES… View Article

Science Report

Introduction: Researchers are interested in identifying which species is most related to the Botana Curus because the plant produces Curol, which can help treat specific types of cancer. It can be able to provide us another way to treat cancer if the Botana Curus is not available at the moment. It can help us with… View Article