Basic Technology History

Online Technology Source Computers: First Computer Invented: Most people when they think of first computer invented they think Bill Gates. This, however, is not true, for the computer was invented long before Bill Gates was around. Bill Gates only revolutionized the computer, buying creating a more compact and useful form of the computer and making…

An Analysis of Fire and Ice Symbolism in Jane Eyre

Charlotte Bronte makes frequent use of symbolism in Jane Eyre. A number of repeated images are utilized, partially as a means to bring together a narrative of immense generic variety. The following analysis focuses on Bronte’s use of fire and ice imagery, exploring the symbolic attributes of these images, and how they are employed in…

The 8 Most Common Migraine Triggers Foods

From coffee to oranges – helpful tips for avoiding those foods that may just trigger a migraine. Those who suffer from migraine attacks know all too well. The throbbing headaches that occur after eaten something you know you shouldn’t have. What often follows is a pain to the side of the head, sickness, sensitivity to…

Is Graffiti Art?

You can travel almost anywhere in the world, and you will probably see graffiti. Although graffiti art is usually more common in big cities, the reality is that it can occur in almost any community, big or small. The problem with graffiti art is the question of whether it’s really art, or just plain vandalism.…

Vegan Cooking School Options

So you’re vegan and have this passionate love of food. You would like to pursue this passion further, but you’re not sure what the vegan cooking school options are out there. Happily, there are plenty! There are quite a few schools that focus on plant-based meals, and many that aren’t exclusively vegan can be geared…

Bo Staff Training For a Complete Upper Body Workout

Anyone working towards the goal of seeing and feeling satisfying gains or weight loss knows that this process can become somewhat repetitious and expensive. Performing countless reps or tracking the distance you’ve completed hour after hour at the local gym can make success seem light years away from having the strength, stamina, and body type…

Piering – A Solution to Foundation Failure

Foundation failure can be dangerous if you do not correct the problem. Your house might actually become crooked. Unfortunately the signs of foundation failure do not present themselves until the problem has become serious. These signs included cracked walls, uneven flooring, cracked tiles and windows not closing right. If you notice any of these in…

Roofing Material For Your House In Kenya

There are various factors that determine which kind of roof to use for your house. CLIMATE In hot desert-like climates where rainfall is low, flat roofs are very common. Areas such as North-Africa have a lot of these roofs. A flat roof is not exactly ‘flat’. It usually slopes at an angle of 5 to…

Layap – The Nomadic Herders of Bhutan

The mule skids on the wet ice and slides forward on the steep track. The man springs forward and grabs it by the muzzle. They both strain against the slope, breaking skids on the edge of the sheer precipice. The mule is lying on its belly, its forelegs dangling over the cliff. Braced precariously, inches…