For NBSP we have found 23 definitions.; What does NBSP mean? We know 23 definitions for NBSP abbreviation or acronym in 6 categories. Possible NBSP meaning as an acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term vary from category to category. Please look for them carefully. NBSP Stands For: All acronyms (23) Airports & Locations Business & Finance (2). Lakshmi Chaudhry, a former In These Times senior editor and Nation contributing editor, is a senior editor at Firstpost.com, India’s first web-only news site. Since 1999 she has been a. Science Meteorologist Debunks Weather Myths. Chief Meteorologist for WNBC Janice Huff takes a look at some common myths we've all heard about the weather and meteorology, and parses out which are.
| ||Explore the Global Dangers and Scientific Foundation of Nuclear Bombs|
| ||Track the Discovery, Spread and Control of Disease|
Explore the Global Dangers and Scientific Foundation of Nuclear Bombs
Ever since the first nuclear bomb was detonated in 1945, many countries have tried to put themselves on the international map as a nuclear power. One country that succeeded is Pakistan, and in February 2004, Pakistani scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan confessed that he spread nuclear secrets and technology to additional countries: North Korea, Libya and Iran. In addition, Pakistan is engaged in an ongoing conflict with India, another nuclear state. Point out the location of each of these countries on a map. Then help students understand these global dangers and their scientific foundation by exploring the sources and properties of nuclear reactions.
Introduce the topic by having students read the Pakistan As a Nuclear Power section of the Facts & Stats page for the FRONTLINE/World story 'Pakistan: On a Razor's Edge.'
Allow students a few minutes to react to the reading. Ask, 'Why do you think Pakistan thought it was so important to become a nuclear state?' and 'What are the potential consequences of Dr. Khan's actions?' (Note: For more in-depth information on Dr. Khan's activities, please see Essential Backgrounders From The New York Times
Next, divide students into pairs and have them research how nuclear bombs work. Ask students to pay special attention to the transfer of energy that triggers a nuclear reaction and why such large amounts of energy are released from the nuclear reactions in atomic or hydrogen bombs. Students may find it helpful to begin their research with the HowStuffWorks feature How Nuclear Bombs Work
Student pairs should synthesize their research into a PowerPoint or other type of presentation that they can use to teach another pair in the class about how nuclear bombs work. After each pair has had a turn presenting, allow time for students to give feedback on each other's work and make content corrections on presentations before they are submitted for grading.
Acrobat xi pro license key. Visit the FRONTLINE/World story 'On a Razor's Edge'
for more background and an insightful interview with Pakistani reporter Sharmeen Obaid.
Relevant National Standards
Standard 9: Understands the sources and properties of energy
Level III, Benchmark 6Knows that most chemical and nuclear reactions involve a transfer of energy (e.g., heat, light, mechanical motion, electricity)Standard 10: Understands forces and motion
Level IV, Benchmark 2Knows that nuclear forces are much stronger than electromagnetic forces, which are vastly stronger than gravitational forces; the strength of nuclear forces explains why great amounts of energy are released from the nuclear reactions in atomic or hydrogen bombs and in the Sun and other stars
back to top
Track the Discovery, Spread and Control of Disease
Create a flow chart following the SARS crisis from its outbreak to the discovery that peptides can prevent the SARS virus from penetrating cells. Students can find information for their charts in the story overview
for 'Hong Kong: Chasing the Virus' and in 'Peptides, Antibodies, Membranes .. What?'.
Students also can complete their flow charts by watching the video (about 13 minutes long) of this story.
Visit the 'Hong Kong: Chasing the Virus' Web resources to find the features mentioned in this activity, to watch the full FRONTLINE/World segment in streaming video, or to gather related links and facts:
Relevant National Standards
Health, Standard 2: Knows environmental and external factors that affect individual and community health
Level IV, Benchmark 3Life Sciences, Standard 5: Understands the structure and function of cells and organisms
Understands how the environment influences the health of the community
Level IV, Benchmark 4
Understands how the prevention and control of health problems are influenced by research and medical advances
Level III, Benchmark 4
Knows that multicellular organisms have a variety of specialized cells, tissues, organs and organ systems that perform specialized functions
Level III, Benchmark 8
Knows that disease in organisms can be caused by intrinsic failures of the system or infection by other organisms
This activity is part of a suite of activities developed around the theme of Environment. Additional activities under this theme include:
Address Concerns Caused by Conflict in Colombia (Geography)
Documenting a Historic Climb of Mount Everest (Geography)
back to top
Mon - Wed:8:00AM - 4:00PM
Thu:8:00AM - 3:00PM
Fri - Sun:Closed
Dr. Mark Peters has over 30 years experience in Cosmetic and General Dentistry. Not your usual dental office..caring and compassionate dentist and staff. Give us a call! 936-756-2420
- Cosmetic - Veneers
- Cosmetic - Whitening
- Cosmetic Dentistry
- General Dentistry
- Oral Cancer Screening
- American Express
Bachelor of Science Angelo State University 1978
Doctor of Dental Surgery University of Texas Health & Science Center, Houston 1980
Certifications & Memberships
5 starsLinda 'Carmen' PFeatured review
The professionalism is top notch and the care you receive is excellent. I drive 45 minutes to their office, passing by many, more convenient, dentist offices along the way. Dr. Peters, Kathy, Stacie and Toni welcome you and treat you like family!
We love you and are so glad you drive to see us. We appreciate you! Thank you for sharing your inspiring book!
5 starsMary BCustomer since 2021
5 starsJessica BCustomer since 2011
Best dentist AND dental hygienist in the state. I always recommend them to everyone.
5 starsAnonymousVerified customer
Wonderful Dentist! Truly cares about his patients. All the staff is amazing!
5 starsDr. Paul HCustomer since 2015
Awesome as always
5 starsCharles 'Jerry' ECustomer since 2007
Julie is a great dental hygienist with an outstanding chair side manner. Dr Peters has taken care of my teeth for over 13 years with always a positive attitude.
5 starsJames 'Jim' NCustomer since 2009
always friendly staff, excellent dental work
5 starsLarry LCustomer since 2019
Wonderful dental service by a caring staff!
4 starsPaul CCustomer since 2013
Hygienist is good and efficient, I noted that we no longer get fluoride treatments as before and patient comfort was a small bit less than before. Teeth were cleaned very good and atmosphere we pleasant
4 starsKaren 'Karie' SCustomer since 2009
I was concerned that the hygienist leading me to the back for X-rays was not wearing a mask
Julie did a great job as the hygienist cleaning my teeth.
5 starsDr. Paul HCustomer since 2015
Excellent compassionate dentist. He even came in on a day they were closed to perform a temporary fix on a broken crown
Also in Conroe
Texas Foot Surgeons
5 stars 342 reviews
The nurses and doctor did not take hardly any time to listen to my concerns or to fully explain the diagnosis and the plan for recommended care. I feel like a lot of assumptions were made about how my injury happened instead of really listening to me and my pain history, and I wish I had more time to process and ask questions during the appointment. Also, in diagnosing the problem the doctor significantly increased the daily pain level in my foot to where it has become almost impossible to function without pain. Before seeing him I was managing my pain level, but now I mostly walk with a limp because of the way he was manipulating the damaged joint. I wish I had never gone to see the doctor.Read More …
Veterinary Medical Center of The Woodlands
5 stars 1148 reviews
Anthony J. Perri, M.D. - Conroe
5 stars 74 reviews
Animal Hospital of Conroe
5 stars 469 reviews
5 stars 1906 reviews
5 stars 1030 reviews
Wags 2 Whiskers Veterinary Hospital
5 stars 821 reviews
Montgomery Vision Source
5 stars 1179 reviews