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INTRODUCTION Biodiversity will inevitably take a beating. Humans care about nothing but themselves even though every action a human makes effects another organism in some way, shape or form, whether the effect is positive or negative. The world is past[...]read more
In this assignment I will demonstrate knowledge of the significance of environmental science in buildings. I will look at and analyze the built environment in respect of, thermals, Ventilations, Acoustics, Light and Condensation. Environmental Design Environmental design is the process[...]read more
Fire – stages of a fire, fire resistance of different building materials, construction to resist fire
1.1. FIRE PROTECTION From the fire tetrahedron, we learnt that we could stop fire by obstructing the chain reaction(s), hence, by means of: Reduce the fuel Reduce the oxygen Reduce the heat Is it possible? For the sake of fire[...]read more
Water covers about 70% of the earth’s surface but only 1% of that water is clean and suitable for drinking. That is why water is so important. However, because in most countries clean water can be accessed very easily, people[...]read more
Using Bronfenbrenner’s Ecological Theory (sometimes referred to as the bioecological theory) identify the major features of this theory (the 5 systems in particular) and critically apply them to your own life, evaluating how well they explain your development. I am[...]read more