Essays about: "animals and environment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 682 essays containing the words animals and environment.

  1. 1. Analysis of Mouse Whisker Movement Synchronicity

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Johanna Elisabeth de Voogel; [2020]
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    Abstract : In active sensing, sensory organs are actively controlled by the motor system to optimize stimuli acquisition. Coupling behaviour of animal models with electrophysiological signals could give us important insights in the workings of this active sensing in health and disease. In this work, a contribution is made towards this aim. READ MORE

  2. 2. Motivation to donation

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Teknik och samhälle

    Author : Nellie Steneberg; Sara Ibarbachane; [2020]
    Keywords : Media technology; Tourist behavior; Non-Profit Organization NPO ; Research Through Design RTD ; Fogg Behavior Model FBM ; Media object; Visual communication; Design Science Research DSR ;

    Abstract : Today, the world contains a large number of important non-profit organizations (NPOs) that seek to maintain the welfare of people and animals and to preserve the natural world. NPOs are extremely dependent on funds from the public which has resulted in severe competition between these organizations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Do growing pigs build sleeping nests? : a behavioural study in domestic pigs and European wild boar

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Wilhelmina Ehrenkrona; [2020]
    Keywords : growing pigs; behaviors; nest-building; sleeping nest; European wild boar; sus scrofa; domestic pigs;

    Abstract : The domesticated pig, Sus scrofa domesticus, has long been used for meat produc-tion. Its wild relative, the wild boar, Sus scrofa scrofa, gives an important possibil-ity to study some aspects of the domestication process. Thereby increasing our knowledge of important behaviours that may still exist in our domestic pigs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Svamp som växtmaterial inom landskapsarkitektur : exempel på designprinciper

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Christopher Mörk; [2020]
    Keywords : svamp; mykorrhiza; landskapsarkitektur; biosorption; mykoremidering;

    Abstract : Ämnet för kandidatarbetet är svamp; den organism som först möjliggjorde för växter att vandra upp från haven på land för 450 miljoner år sedan. Kandidatarbetet undersöker svamp ur ett landskapsarkitekturperspektiv genom en litteraturgenomgång som sedan mynnar ut i ett antal designprinciper. READ MORE

  5. 5. Multi-drug resistant Gram-negative bacteria in wastewater treatment plants : -With focus on Acinetobacter baumannii complex

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för naturvetenskap och teknik

    Author : Joanna Eaton; [2020]
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    Abstract : Multidrug-resistant (MDR) pathogens are emerging problems humanity faces today. Increasing MDR Gram-negative bacteria is not only a threat towards humanity itself but also towards food safety. The genus Acinetobacter is an environmental bacterium that can be found in habitats, including aquatic environments, soil, wastewater, food, and animals. READ MORE