Religions

ReligionsAnthropologists who specialize in the study of preliterate societies have always been faced with the difficult problem of defining what kinds of phenomena can be called religions. At first sight religions are very simple to understand. There are special places for it – temples, churches, mosques (mečetė). And there are … Daugiau…

What makes people commit crimes

Just as there a wide range of crimes, there are many factors which lead people to turn to crime. Some people believe that giving the right circumstances everyone of us would commit a crime. Most crimes are commited by young people. Young people commit crimes for a variety of reasons:boredom, … Daugiau…

Rocky mountains

Rocky MountainsRocky Mountains or Rockies, great chain of rugged mountain ranges in western North America, extending from central New Mexico to northeastern British Columbia, a distance of about 3220 km (about 2000 mi). The Great Basin and the Rocky Mountain Trench, a valley running from northwestern Montana to northern British … Daugiau…

Well done secret seven

I have read the first part of the book “Well done, Secret Seven”. It was written by Enid Blyton. I don’t know why, but this book admired me for the first look. This book tells an adventure story about Secret Society, where seven young children are involved. The story was … Daugiau…

Virtual reality – a one way ticket

Virtual Reality is considered one of the most exciting technologies today, constantly evolving and improving. According to Eric Drexler, a world known pioneer in this field, VR is „A combination of computer and interface devices (goggles, gloves, etc.) that present a user with the illusion of being in a three … Daugiau…

Smokeless europe

Smokeless EuropeAlready France’s 14 million smokers face big, bold-face new warnings that SMOKING KILLS and perhaps only slightly less worrisome to a Frenchman, can damage sperm, reduce ferulity and cause impotence. The tobacco industry is under attack all over Europe, where a million people are believed to die from tobacco … Daugiau…

The role of school in our lives

My topic is what is the role of school in our lives. Children begin to go to school when they turn seven. In the first grade, they are starting to create their own personalities. The first steps are growing up there. The most things are not in the education sphere … Daugiau…

Smoking4

Smoking is very harmful for the health of everybody. First of all, tobacco causes more illnesses than anything else, for example lung cancer, heart diseases and other serious illnesses. Also, smokers do harm not only for their health, but also for non – smoker’s health too. Moreover, tobacco smoke contains … Daugiau…

Travel wisely – travel well

In all times people traveled all around the world. They use different forms of traveling. People can move about land under their own power, either by walking or by other forms of human-powered transportation such as the bicycle. The earliest footpaths were likely based on animal migration routes, and ancient … Daugiau…

Software licensing and piracy

Introduction In 1993 worldwide illegal copying of domestic and international software cost $12.5 billion to the software industry, with a loss of $2.2 billion in the United States alone. Estimates show that over 40 percent of U.S. software company revenues are generated overseas, yet nearly 85 percent of the software … Daugiau…

Relationship and communication

UNIT 1 RELATIONSHIP AND COMMUNICATION The relationship is based on communication. Without the communication we can’t have any relationship. When we communicate, we pass on information, ideas or feelings to others. We communicate in many different ways, by using words, sounds, movement and pictures. We can communicate without even saying … Daugiau…

Shakespeare

Created three since superfluous century back tragedies, historical chronicles and the Shakespeare’s comedies live till now, excite and shake imagination of the spectators. The best theatres of the world and the outstanding actors until now consider for themselves as examination and happiness to put and to play his performance. Having … Daugiau…

Travelling2

TRAVELLINGI like to spend my holidays when I’m travelling. There are various means of travel. We can travel by train, ship, air-plane, and finally we can travel on foot. For me there is no travel so fine as by aircraft. There are many things that make this travel fascination for … Daugiau…

Volcanism

World Organization of Volcano Observatories (WOVO) The World Organization of Volcano Observatories was established as the result of a meeting of representatives from world-wide volcano observatories, held in Guadeloupe in 1981. WOVO became International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth’s Interior Commission in the following year. The principal … Daugiau…

Report about traveling

PrefaceThe travelling is a far concept. On this case we have the travelling in the holidays. With the development of the traffic also runs the development of the travelling. Almost all people travel. One do not travel because they have no money. Germans have money and may travel, this is … Daugiau…

The best place to visit

If you admire fresh seaside air and fabulous sights, Neringa is exactly what you are looking for. It is situated between Baltic Sea and “Kuršių marios“ in the western part of Lithuania. Neringa consists of four small attractive towns. The biggest and the most fabulous one is Nida. Nida adjoins … Daugiau…

Slepping

What is Sleep?Sleep is an essential part of one_s health. It is just as important as exercise and proper diet. Without sufficient sleep, one feels drowsy and less energetic. Sleep consists of two fundamental states, REM sleep and non-REM sleep. These two states alternate in cycles throughout a period of … Daugiau…

The moon

THE MOON If we could jump off the Earth and start running to the moon,it would take us five yaers to get there, running night and day.The „Apollo – 11“ astronauts got there and back to earth in some 195 hours. The moon is 384,400 kilometres away and that is … Daugiau…

Sydney

Sydney Next time you want to go somewhere different why not to try Sydney which is the capital of Australia. Millions of people go on holiday to this town. Located in the New South Wales with population of over four million people it is the destination of thousands of visitors … Daugiau…

Water sports

Our planet consist 79% of water. But water sports are not so popular as other sports. Why? In my opinion there are several reasons: it is a seasonal sport and also quite expensive. Of course, you can swim in any lake or river if you want and that would cost … Daugiau…

Trafalgar square

Trafalgar Square was laid out in 1829 to 1841 to celebrate Nelson’s victory at the Battle of the same name in 1805. The statue was built more then 20 years later. The column on which Lord Nelson stands is 185 feet high and Lord Nelson himself is a massive 18 … Daugiau…

Review of the book troubled heritage

REVIEW OF THE BOOK “TROUBLED HERITAGE“The book “Troubled heritage” is a fascinating, thrilling romance, written by the talented author Jeanne Wilson. The book tells the story of love, adventure, and wild passions amongst the members of three Jamaican families. The plot of “Troubled heritage” focuses on the social problems, such … Daugiau…

Samuel m thompson the nature of philosophy

Book ReviewSamuel M. Thompson „The Nature of Philosophy“. The book was published in January, 1961 Monmouth, Illinois. Samuel M. Thompson- a member of Monmouth College. In Monmouth Colleg‘s faculty he became chairman of the Philosophy Department. His first book, A Modern Philosophy of Religion, as well as his second book, … Daugiau…

The house of my dreams

Now I live in an old 5-storeyed block of flats in Klaipėda. But if I could choose the house to live in, I would choose such house. It would be a 16-storeyed block of flats in one of the most picturesque districts of Vilnius. Why 16-storeyed? I just want all … Daugiau…

Tv violence

TV ViolenceAffects of media violence “Nearly four decades of research on television viewing and other media have documented the almost universal exposure of U.S. children to high levels of media violence” (Norris, 187). Violence is a component characteristic of many television programs and unfortunately our lives. Every day we tend … Daugiau…

Smoking bilietas

SmokingAlthough smoking is an unhealthily habit, about 20 percent of young people smoke. The number of smoking people is increasing every year and it creates problems for other people and for themselves. Smoking is very popular and among teenagers, especially among boys. The biggest harm that smoking can do is … Daugiau…

Vilnius

Vilnius Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania and one of oldest and longest city. The name Vilnius as derived from the name of the river Vilnia near hich the city as founded. Vilnius is situated on the river Neris and Vilnia.Neris is the second longest river in Lithuania. Vilnius is … Daugiau…