Shutter Island is a 2010 American neo-noir psychological thriller film directed by Martin Scorsese, starring Leonardo Di Caprio, Ben Kingsly, Mark Ruffalo, and Jackie Earl Haley. Jackie Earl Haley portrayed George Noyce in the film, a patient in the Ward C of Ashecliffe. Ashecliffe is a mental facility for convicts of heinous crimes. In the … Continue reading George Noyce
The first people to occupy the land were the Celts (the largest Indo-European people of the ancient Europe). They were displaced as Germanic tribes arrived in the region. Germanic people were the ancestors of Germans, who settled in Northern Europe about 10,000 years ago. They consisted of iron-age tribes who lived in the mountainous west … Continue reading The German Facial Features
A classic game of UNO gets a minor upgrade adding four new cards to the deck. The game is still the same, but now you have a Swap Hand card, which allows you to swap cards with your opponent and three blank cards. There are two ways to use these blank cards. First, you can … Continue reading Uno Blank Cards Ideas
Naruto (NARUTO—ナルト— NARUTO) was written and illustrated by a Japanese manga artist, Masashi Kishimoto. It became a famous manga and anime series all over the world in the mid-2000s. In fact, it is part of ” The Big Three” anime along with Bleach and One Piece. Although Naruto has gained fame, there is no exact … Continue reading How Many People Watched Naruto?
In March 2004, the aUnited States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) formed a standardized framework for incident management called, National Incident Management System (NIMS). As a response to Homeland Security Presidential Directive-5 issued by President Bush, they have built NIMS to facilitate coordination between all responders, including all levels of government (federal, state, local, and … Continue reading Which of the following is not part of the NIMS Management Characteristic of Chain of Command?
The main function of the Dynamic Study Module is to ensure better retention and mastery of a course so that learners can take an exam more confidently. It is an amazing tool based on cognitive research that helps learners learn more efficiently and effectively while ensuring retention. Dynamic Study Module is available in various courses, … Continue reading What is the Primary Function of Dynamic Study Module?
The middle finger is the longest digit of the human hand. In many western cultures like the US and Canada, using a middle finger is obscene. Some use the middle finger as a form of greeting and to be playful. Some Asian countries like Japan view the middle finger differently as an older brother. In China, extending … Continue reading The Chinese Middle Finger
Samurais are members of a powerful military rank, employed by feudal lords (daimyo). Samurai defend against enemies classified by the government. They denote the noble warriors (Bu Shi). Chinese character 侍 (Shì) means to serve or to attend to the higher orders of society. Shì is nominalized to denote “those who serve in close attendance … Continue reading Chinese Samurai
Gorillaz music is a perfect example of music genre transmutation. It uses various musical styles such as alternative rock, art-pop, hip hop, and electronic trip-hop. Gorillaz is a British virtual band portrayed as animated characters, cartoons, or virtual avatars, established in 1998 by Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett. There are four animated members of the … Continue reading What genre of music is Gorillaz?
A phospholipid has the unique property of amphiphilic. It has both lipophilic (water-loving) and hydrophobic (water-fearing) properties. These dual traits of phospholipids spontaneously form a bilayer when put in the water, but how does that happen? A phospholipid consists of one glycerol, two fatty acids, and an inorganic phosphate group modified by an alcohol. They … Continue reading Why Do Phospholipids Form A Bilayer?