New England cities look to big projects to stay competitive
- San Juan. // Monkeyshines on America;Mar98 Territory: Puerto Rico, p17
Focuses on the capital city of San Juan in Puerto Rico. History; Population; Previous name; Location; Historical landmarks.
- Bayamon... // Monkeyshines on America;Mar98 Territory: Puerto Rico, p18
Focuses on Bayamon, the second largest city in Puerto Rico. Location; Historical landmarks; Museums.
- Urban decay: the rise of community compost programs Darcey, Sue // World Wastes;Sep1992, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p22
No abstract available.
- Ventilatory lung function and chronic chest symptoms among the inhabitants of urban areas with various levels of acid aerosols: prospective study in Cracow Krzyzanowski, M.; Jedrychowski, W. // Environmental Health Perspectives;Feb1989, Vol. 79, p101
No abstract available.
- Determinants of bone and blood lead levels among teenagers living inurban areas with high lead exposure Hernandez-Avila, Mauricio; Rubenstein, Elizabeth; Aro, Antonio; Hu, Howard; Palazuelos, Eduardo; Farias, Paulina; Fishbein, Eugenia; Meneses-Gonzalez, Fernando // Environmental Health Perspectives;Nov1998, Vol. 106 Issue 11, p733
Although lead has been extensively studied in children, its sources and effects remain unclear in adolescents. This study examined the relation of blood and tibia bone lead levels to lead determinants. One hundred adolescents living in Mexico City and surrounding suburbs were studied. Blood lead...
- EXTREME CITIES. Henes, Donna // Appleseeds;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p18
The article presents interesting facts about cities from around the world. It reports that around 14 million people live in the city of Mumbai in India. It informs that Potosi in Bolivia, and Llasa in Tibet at 13,420 feet above sea level are the highest cities in the world. It is noted that...
- POP QUIZ. // Atlanta;Dec2008, Vol. 48 Issue 8, p28
A quiz about a geographical location in Atlanta, Georgia is presented.
- Geelong: The secret is out. O'Flahertie, Susan // Asian Business Review;Jun95, p64
Features Geelong, Victoria. Popularity as a manufacturing city; Quality of educational facilities; Reputation as home to the CSIRO's Australian Animal Health Laboratory; Distinction from other Australian cities; How the city was formed.
- So now it's Calgary's turn to shine. Frey, Rod // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;4/19/93, Vol. 20 Issue 18, p13
Profiles the cities of Edmonton and Calgary in Canada. Histories; Evidence of Calgary's ascension; Economic destinies; Airport battle between the cities; Anti-business attitudes in Edmonton; Effects of shrinking public sector in Edmonton; More.
- Exploring NÃ¼rnberg. // Paint & Coatings Industry;Mar2003, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p24
Explores the German city of NÃ¼rnberg. Brief description of the city's atmosphere; Traditional and innovative aspects of the city; Brief information about popular places in the city.