History of the Modern T-shirt

A modern t-shirt usually has no buttons, collars or pockets. It can be made of cotton or polyester or a blend. The t-shirt has round neck and sleeve holes and currently may be decorated with text and graphics, sometimes funny. But, the t-shirt has not always been this way, oh no. The t-shirt has a long and proud history beginning with the ancient Egyptians who wore formal undergarments while they were erecting the pyramids in 120-degree desert heat. Some historians theorize that the pyramids ...


political science

Political scientists study the allocation and transfer of power in decision-making, the roles and systems of governance including governments and international organizations, political behavior and public policies. They measure the success of governance and specific policies by examining many factors, including stability, justice, material wealth, and peace. Some political scientists seek to advance positive (attempt to describe how things are, as opposed to how they should be) theses by ...


Degree in Fire Science - The Quick appraisals at the workplace

There are few good fire science degree programs available at the fire science schools, which are accredited and sponsored by authorities. For those people, who are currently providing their services in this industry, there is an online fire science degree available to upgrade their skills. The degrees are not conferred to the candidates without knowledge but there are fire science classes that are held online. It certainly gives the potential graduates an ease and flexibility to pursue the ...


Donating Your Body to Science via Willed Body Program

We will all pass on. That is a fact of life. Generally, a person has planned for their passing by way of funeral arrangements or cremation. Instead of burying your body or incinerating it, have you ever thought about donating your body to science? Many people have thought about it but have no idea what it's all about. Well, a willed body program would be what you would want to check into.   Most states have the option to opt as an organ donor when applying for a driver's license. This is not ...


A look at the Fire Science College

Fire Science College was setup in order to provide the service people with a complete degree in fire prevention or administration. The college offers a great deal of skills to those who want to emerge as the future fire preventions and mechanisms expects. This college offers a wide range of courses that are to be followed and supervised by well experienced members in the filed. The distance learning program is one of the advantages that have been brought about by the college. The courses are ...


All About Science And Your Memory

One way science and memory connect is through the side effects of a medication that may cause memory loss. Another way is through trying to improve memory. Take Alzheimer's for example. It is now a well recognized disease that has been under much scientific study. In this disease, memory loss begins when the entorhinal cortex, an area of brain involved in building new memories, loses neurons faster then they are being replaced. The human brain was once thought to have all the brain cells ...


Science V’s Senses

There are people in the world who can gather information on events through more than the five recognized senses. These people, known as psychics, often read impressions left from past events on objects or in an area. Whether the knowledge they gain is through their own translations of residual energies or through divine assistance is open for debate. It is far easier to debunk a person who claims to be a psychic than it is to prove you are one. Psychic talents are not like turning on a ...


A Secret From Science For Youthful Skin

New science reveals that monounsaturated fatty acids (MUFAS) support youthful skin as we age. MUFAS increase the production of a super hormone that signals the body to burn off unnecessary fat. Here's how science targeted MUFA intake as a fast-track to youthful skin. In a recent study at University Hospital in Spain, a controlled group consumed specific healthy fats called MUFAS and, in addition to improving skin tone and supporting youthful skin, lost 56% more central body fat than those on a ...


The Science Behind Popular Skincare Products

Your skin is one of your most over-looked and under appreciated body organs. Your skin controls and protects your body from external temperatures, bacteria, and chemicals from the environment and other external sources. It protects from trauma, mechanical stress, and our own unintentional abuse. Your skin helps with the synthesis of vitamins and proteins, metabolism, and temperature and fluid balance. In a sense, you skin is one of the most important organs in your body with multiple functions. ...


A Brief Journey Through Hat History

A Brief History of Hats At its simplest, a hat is any garment worn on the head, whether for practical purposes or for protection from sun, weather, or cold. Hats have been used in many ways throughout history. They have been ornamental, used to denote a specific social status, used for practical purposes, and worn for artistic reasons. The forms and kinds of hats have had almost as much variance. One of the oldest kinds of hats is the wide-brimmed straw hat. Probably worn to protect against ...