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Jump to main content.[->0][->1]Ozone Layer Protection – ScienceTop of Form 1Recent Additions[->2] | Contact Us[->3]Search:All EPAThis AreaBottom of Form 1· You are here: EPA Home[->4] Ozone Layer Protection Ozone Science · The Process of Ozone DepletionThe Process of Ozone DepletionThe ozone[->5] depletion process begins when CFCs[->6] and other ozone-depleting substances[->7] . . . Read more

The History Of Greek Theater

Theater and drama in Ancient Greece took form in about 5th century BCE, with the Sopocles, the great writer of tragedy. In his plays and those of the same genre, heroes and the ideals of life weredepicted and glorified. It was believed that man should live for honor and fame, . . . Read more

History Of Frogs

A Frog is a small, tail less animal that has bulging eyes. Almost all frogs have long back legs. The strong hind legs make the frog able to leap farther than the length of its body. Frogs live on every continent except Antarctica, but tropical regions have the greatest number . . . Read more

History Of The Automobile

History of theAutomobileAutomobiles are one of the most importantand prominent inventions possibly ever created. Without automobilesour lives would be completely changed and different. Automobileschanged the way people traveled and lived. Without cars there wouldbe no drive-ins, drive-thru fast food restaurants, and shopping centers. People depend on their cars whether they’re . . . Read more

History Of Education In America

As far back as the beginning of our nation, early leaders emphasized the importance of educationand provided funds to create education for children from every background in our country. ThomasJefferson said, ? Above all things, I hope the education of the common people will be extended to;convinced that on this . . . Read more

History Of Depression

HISTORY OF DEPRESSION:Depressive illness has been known since biblical times. The word depression comes from the Latin word deprimere (to press down). Thus it means feeling pressed down, sad or low. In the late Middle Ages, religious leaders believed depression was caused by posession of evil spirits. The German religious . . . Read more

Marijuana History / Usage

Ben HolickyMarijuana is a drug that has been used for thousands of years. Marijuana was used in ancient China, as far back as 5000 B.C. The Incan’s and Mayan’s used marijuana in religious ceremonies. Marijuana also has roots in this country. The Indians of the plains used marijuana in their . . . Read more

Basketball History

Dr. James Naismith is known world-wide as the inventor of basketball. He wasborn in 1861 in Ramsay township, near Almonte, Ontario, Canada. The concept ofbasketball was born from his school days in the area where he played a simplechild’s game known as duck-on-a-rock outside his one-room schoolhouse. The gameinvolved attempting . . . Read more

Australian History – Populate Or Perish

Australianhistory – Populate or PerishOn the forming of the Federation of Australia,on 1 January 1901, one of the first priorities of the new Federal Governmentwas to increase Australia’s population. One way was to encourage an increasein the birth rate, which had been falling. A second way was to encourageimmigration, not . . . Read more