Free Essays on Our Mother Earth

  1. Is Mother Nature Really Dead?

    Is Mother Nature Already Dead? Memorized by the greenest pastures, the plethora variety of animals, and calming waters that make my heart soar for days. If I think about it now, Mother Nature is dying, because of us. We the people, destroy everything we touch. We think we make it better, but who...

  2. Death in the Woods - Thematic Explication

    Our universe is an ever-turning wheel that maintains a beautiful balance of life. On the spokes of this wheel the existence of all things is assured; life is given, bodies and souls are fed, each position on the wheel is cultivated by the next, and then one day we will pass away, only to start the circle...

  3. Protect Our Mother Nature

    PROTECT OUR MOTHER NATURE Repeatedly in history, conceptions of nature have served as ideological justifications for political theory. The most obvious example is the Hobbesian state of nature against which even the most oppressive government appears perfectly legitimate. Whereas in most cases of...

  4. Practicum...Spiritual Retreat Reaction

    more appreciative of nature, and all that it has to offer us, wanting a better understanding of it all. It seems that we take all of the beauty of our earth for granted, we are spoiled and it shows. In completing this practicum, I hoped to return to a state of mind where everything I see has beauty in...

  5. The Way Technology Has Changed Man: Hopkins and Wordsworth

    led us to forget our roots. Though how could two poets from two different lifestyles, Wordsworth the revolutionary and Hopkins the Jesuit, come up with the same basic ideas? They both showed that our continuous journey towards the future has led us to forget our roots as shown by our destruction of nature...

  6. Emma Goldman

    Emma Goldman was born in the imperial city of Russia of Kovno on June 27, 1869. Emma’s mother Taube was married to a man when she was 15 years old He later died and she was left with two children. Emma’s mother had a second marriage arranged to Abraham Goldman. First of all, when Emma was a child...

  7. Changing Our Ways of Thinking

    Metamorphosis Very few times in our lives do we encounter a situation that forces us to completely change our ways of thinking. In Flannery O’Connor’s “Good Country People”, the character Hulga is found in a situation that makes her do exactly that. Hulga’s attitude towards a specific character progressively...

  8. The Montessori Mother

    MONTESSORl MOTHER LIBRARY Brigham Young University GIFT OF ...

  9. Water Cycle

    to join together. The droplets then become heavier and larger. Precipitation falls from the clouds into the oceans, streams, rivers, and grounds on earth. Collection Collection occurs as precipitation falls into oceans, streams, rivers, and on lands. When water falls on land, it might be sucked...

  10. Create and Explain in Detail a Philosophical Argument for the Existence of Pandora

    to a skyscraper. The inhabitants of this wonder are very similar to that on earth, the indigenous species are described as ‘humanoids’ showing they’re close physical appearance to humans. However where we have squandered our planets natural resources the “Naa’vi” fiercely protect the balance of life...

  11. Human Impact on Earth

    Some people say we humans are harming the Earth through our activities, but other people say we are improving the quality of life on our planet. In my opinion, humans are harming the Earth by their activities. Humans have harmed the Earth in numerous ways. Global warming is the first thing that comes...

  12. Five Percent Nation/Nation of Gods and Earths

    FIVE PERCENT NATION/NATION OF GODS AND EARTHS 2 Nation of Gods and Earths The Five Percent Nation/Nation of Gods and Earths originated as an offshoot of the Nation of Islam. It was founded and established by Clarence Edward Smith, who after becoming inducted into the Nation of Islam, took on...

  13. Don't Desert Drylands

    - Give Earth a Chance ' 2001 - Connect with the World Wide Web of Life ' 2000 - The Environment Millennium - Time to Act ' 1999 - Our Earth - Our Future - Just Save It! ' 1998 - For Life on Earth - Save Our Seas ' 1997 - For Life on Earth ' 1996 - Our Earth, Our Habitat, Our Home ...

  14. The Agents of Our Destiny

    imagine ourselves the agents of our destiny, capable of determining our own fate. But have we truly any choice in when we rise? Or when we fall? Or does a force larger than ourselves bid us our direction. Is it evolution that takes us by the hand? Does science point our way? Or is it God who intervenes...

  15. Camping Environmental Paper

    films, “The Peach Orchard” struck me the most. This film is about the environment - specifically how humans destroyed and continuously destroying our beloved mother nature. “The Peach Orchard” is about a boy whose family has chopped down the peach orchard which made the boy sad. After being scolded by his...

  16. Isaac Asimov: The Father of Science Fiction

    outcome, hopefully effecting a fear of nuclear weapons in the reader. The environmental movement also led him to write Our Angry Earth (Isaac Asimov Biography). He also wrote Our Angry Earth, published in 1991, a novel trying to spread environmental awareness about ozone and global warming (‘Isaac Asimov...

  17. Earth Day - Our Role in Environmental Ethics

    protected. The lives that we have grown accustomed to and may take fro granted may be in danger. This is the world we live in and the abuse or misuse of our ecosystem could have consequences for years to come. There are some that believe that the world’s intended purpose was to serve us as human beings in...

  18. Naturalism: Giotto and Rogier

    characters in Giotto’s painting show Giotto’s skill as an artist to create a connection between nature and people as well as a distinction between earth and the heavens. The foreground of the painting shows five figures surrounding the dead body of Christ. Three women with halos over their heads are...

  19. When the Earth Moves Beneath Your Feet

    When you feel the Earth move beneath your feet…….. Wow! Did you feel that? Earthquakes are one of the most powerful events on earth, and they can be terrifying. A severe earthquake can release energy almost 10,000 times as great as the first atomic bomb explosion.(McNally) I will explain what an...

  20. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight vs. Achilles

    […] We two are fated to redden the selfsame earth with our blood, right here in Troy [….] I will never return home [….] the earth here will hold me. And since I will pass under the earth after you […] I will not bury you until I have brought here the armor and head of Hector, who killed you …. Sir...

  21. natural resources

    CONSEVATISM OF NATURAL RESOURCES Man in his lust for materialistic world is destroying the beauty of the earth. For satisfying his needs, he is exploiting the natural resources thoughtlessly. Every activity that man indulges in creates a waste of somekind. Whether it's his day to day activities or...

  22. Pearls Story

    fulfilling rewarding life, however; this was just a story told to keep our faith in change and hope still beating in our ever doubtful hearts. Ever since she was a very young girl Pearl knew that she was different, not because of her mother and their situation that they had been forced to live with, but because...

  23. Analysis of Managing Planet Earth

    Analysis of Managing Planet Earth Introduction: The main points of this writing can be summed up with its title, Managing Planet Earth. This essay thoroughly explains all the environmental problems occurring on earth, while giving several suggestions on how to solve them. The author, William...

  24. Save Our Mother Earth

    Let’s save ourMother Earth’ It is the only planet in our solar system on which life exists with incredible biodiversity. People all over the world celebrate this grand event to protect flora and fauna and to clean up the earth on which we live. The noble ‘Earth’ has bestowed the human beings...

  25. The Road by Cormac Mccarthy Speech

    style of writing in a sense that it draws the end of humanity. Cormac McCarthy arouses concerns for humanity by questioning our future whilst utilizing narrative techniques to mould our perceptions of the world. The novel is a pastiche in the sense that it is a mixture of various forms of narrative. In...

  26. Miss

    agriculture and biological diversity. Since there were 6 of us in a groups, we decided to split the topics among each other and at the end put together all of our research. The issue I got assigned was developmental and environmental issues on a global scale with Rebecca. From there, we decided to split it...

  27. To Build A Fire Summary Word 2

    “To Build a Fire”: The Blueprint to Survive Mother Earth What is the moral code that we as humans live by? Many people live by the words Charles Darwin quoted that it’s about “Survival of the Fittest.” This has been the doctrine which most people believe to be factual. But is this really true? In...

  28. science

    very high quality white color which is used in our TVs today. In 1967, Europium was first used to make color TV sets produce a red color. Imagine if Europium were to have never been discovered? This element is important because it has the potential to help our environment in replacing light bulbs in a more...

  29. Sustainable Development and Freshwater

    have water in our bodies yet each and every one of us can’t seem to grasp why are water isn’t as clean and pure as it use to be, but that is because of us with our better understanding of technology and how we are evolving into a society that use up all the resources that mother earth give to us and...

  30. Reaction Paper

    “Reaction Paper” The seminar that was held last Saturday, August 9, 2014. It mainly focuses on how to preserve mother earth, especially nowadays that our environment is in danger because of our ruthless actions. That even if we know the effect of doing it(doing things that would destroy the nature), we...

  31. save our environment

    Save our environment Every day we see pollution all around us. Unknown to us, many species of animals live in fear of extinction due to pollution. Our government, as well as those of other countries, has imposed laws that forbid mankind to hunt endangered animals, such as tigers. Our main sources...

  32. Affluenza

    Base on our national economic situation, it encourage us, the people, to spend more money on consumption; therefore, affluenza is created. Affluenza has many powerful impacts to our society, which authors describe as “A powerful virus has infected American society, threatening our wallets, our friendships...

  33. Human Trafficking - Essay 2

    Slavery was abolished 150 years ago right? While it is true that slavery is illegal almost everywhere on earth, the FACT is that there are more slaves today that there ever were. -Robert Allan I cannot speak from experience, and that is something I can only be thankful for. I cannot show you, for...

  34. Our Lady of Fatima

    The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima is taking during the Revolution in Portugal in the year 1910. It was a socialist minority that was trying to overthrow the government and overpower the church. Many priests and nuns were thrown in prison during this time. In the beginning of the film, three children...

  35. Plastic Ban: A Call for a better Tomorrow

    In the backyard. It is everywhere. Plastics are truly useful. It is used as a container and many other forms. But the reality is plastics harms Mother Earth. It slowly destroys the planet. Putting the future of mankind to extinction. We as the steward of this planet must take care of it and reduce the...

  36. Alexander Berkman and Emma Goldman - Their radical communist views and goals.

    Mother Russia Alexander Berkman and Emma Goldman, both Russian immigrants, were the unmatched duo of Anarchy during the early 1900's. They both believed strongly that the government of the United States was looking out for its own good, not for the good of the people, and therefore must be extinguished...

  37. the world

    Its Our Turn To Lead On Earth Day we need you to take a stand so that together, we can show the world a new direction. It’s our turn to lead. So our world leaders can follow by example. For many, climate change seems like a remote problem, but the reality is that it’s already affecting people, animals...

  38. The Indian

    they understood and had an intense love for nature and respect for the life that the earth produced. Throughout Standing Bear’s essay, it’s clear that to him the white man will never obtain the same attachment to the earth as the American Indian. “He is the man who through centuries has been molded and...

  39. Mothers & Sons

    Sons & Mothers Mother’s relationships, input and importance to their sons and daughters has been always a close and endearing one. For African-Americans this relationship was tested wearingly throughout American history. In the past many obstacles were faced by African-American men...

  40. English: Mother Earth and Records Cassettes Records

    would pay for my air ticket to Bombay. The argument still raged on and finally my mother was convinced. But the head of the family had gone to bed and who would have the temerity to wake him up and tell him ? I am glad my mother worked up her courage. My father was woken up and told that he would have to...

  41. the good earth research paper

    you would not typically make. There are several cases of this in The Good Earth. O-lan, Wang Lung, the townspeople, and the group itself all endured and changed in this story because of some troublesome times. In The Good Earth by Pearl S Buck the primary character's family, the townspeople, and the society...

  42. exerpt

    of many elements (or only four: earth, air, fire, and water) from which the universe was created. From Hesiod’s Chaos came Ge, Tartarus, Eros, Erebus, and Night. GAIA [geye'a], GAEA [jee'a], or GE [gay]. Most important and first, Gaia, the earth and fertility mother, came from Chaos. Contemporary feminist...

  43. Dimensions of Culture in Like Stars on Earth

    The Dimensions of Like Stars on Earth Like Stars on Earth is not only a touching film about a boy’s struggle with dyslexia but also a perfect example for many dimensions and values within cultures and intercultural communications. Among these dimensions are: Individualism/Collectivism, Masculinity/Femininity...

  44. Unang Baboy Sa Langit Refection

    Cleanliness as tribute to Mother Earth by: Isabelle Ocier Whoever thought that a pig could turn out to be cleaner than us humans? I mean, think about it. Pigs, those fat pink hairy creatures we usually see rolling about in the mud. Yeah, those guys. So as I was sitting in the dark, in the Rizal...

  45. Emma Goldman

    harsh government of Russia Czar unbearable. Like most immigrants she expected the United States “the land of opportunity,” to be a kind of paradise on earth. Moving in with her stepsister’s family, Emma got a job in a factory sewing coats and earning $2.50 a week. She paid her sister $1.50 for room and...

  46. Filial Piety in the Good Earth

    religion, which states in commandment number five to “honor thy father and mother”, in Confucian ideals filial piety is one of the virtues to be held above all else: a respect for the parents and ancestors. In Pearl S. Buck’s, The Good Earth, filial piety is demonstrated through the relationships among Wang...

  47. Global Warming Should Stop

    i believe global warming shold stop... we should all make a difference not for oursleves but for others.planet earth is calling for your help. please make a difference in this world before its to late.We all love life.Who doesn't. We all want a future.Well think again before you throw somthing on...

  48. A beautiful place

    what I prayed at that time, and thank God, He didn't answer me. It must be miles that I'd walked since I was feeling like a zombie, dragged by my mother. It was then that I suddenly saw rays of sunlight eagerly emerging from behind the valley. Within a minute, it cast a whole new world in front of me...

  49. RECOGNITION IN HEAVEN

    where God is concerned, and they go on to answer all objections. One of the strongest objections is that if the dead in heaven know what happens on earth, then they cannot be very happy, for they would know of all the sin, war, and sorrow. They would be conscious of the failing even of their own loved...

  50. Our Role in the Environment

    Our Role in the Environment In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth (Gen1:1) and when he did I do not think this is the earth he had in mind. Anyone who has studied any amount of history is sure to see what a different place it was back then. Sure, we have computers and...

  51. The Earth and Its Environment

    The Earth and its Environment As technology advances, the atmosphere surrounding our Mother Earth deteriorates. Everyone is responsible in one way or another for the destruction of Earth’s environment as we are all involved in polluting the air, which in turn is destroying the ozone. Since life...

  52. Original Mothers

    S. T English 150 Rich 01/20/14 Original Mothers Mother as a goddess is something that has been around since time began. In this paper I will discuss two of the first goddess created. First I will discuss NUT who is from the Egyptian mythology. Then I will look at Rhea who is the Greek version...

  53. We, People

    matter how small our family was, the trees and flowers surrounding us kept us company. The trees, with its branches lined with birds singing in harmony, seemed to be dancing with the tune. The flowers swayed with the gentle push of the cold breeze, and they decorated themselves around Mother Earth's head...

  54. The Inconvenient Truht

    Before It Is Too Late The current climate our planet has these days is unusually hot compared to the previous decades. This is so because of global warming. It has been Al Gore’s campaign during the U.S. federal elections since America has been the biggest contributors to global warming. However,...

  55. Discussion That Natural Disasters Are Not Really That Natural

    something into a disaster? – the loss of lives. In today’s world, news of constant affliction by man to nature bombards our ears. We hear about Man’s callous disregard for Mother Earth and wonder about the effects that these actions will have on us. When the problem is studied, it gives rise to the question...

  56. Saving Nature but Only for Man”

    With great influences and important figures like Ted Turner and George Bush, along with companies such as Dow and Exxon showing their “love for Mother Earth,” people are starting to change their views and attitudes of the environment (292). This type of environmentalist (or what he refers to as a “sentimental...

  57. bible essay

    everything that hinders and sin that so easily entangles, and lets us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, let us fix our eyes on Jesus the author the and perfected of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of...

  58. Our Way to Salvation

    is love, which suggests that God is patient and kind, and He is neither boastful, nor rude and does not at all rejoice in wrong things. Imagine if our God is a god who cruelly punishes those who disobeys Him; put to death those who ignore Him and never give a single chance to repent to sinners. However...

  59. Mother Earth

    Jaz Vergara Mr. Huggins AP English Essay December 18, 2012 Mother Earth Protruding willow trees take what’s left of our privacy. Now hollow and strained with pain from the endless annoyance of reckless children reaching for each weary branch every summer. A repeated echo rings...

  60. Service Learning

    from the fact that I’ve got to do activities I don’t usually do at home, those activities helped me to become a better and more effective steward of Mother Nature. The first service we did is the familiarization of the whole Luneta Park, which is a mandatory activity for those who established partnership...