Human Body: The human being as a non-anatomical and non-zoological entity. The emphasis is on the philosophical or artistic treatment of the human being, and includes lay and social attitudes toward the body in history. (From J. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)Pediculus: Lice of the genus Pediculus, family Pediculidae. Pediculus humanus corporus is the human body louse and Pediculus humanus capitis is the human head louse.Anatomy: A branch of biology dealing with the structure of organisms.Models, Anatomic: Three-dimensional representation to show anatomic structures. Models may be used in place of intact animals or organisms for teaching, practice, and study.Body Fluids: Liquid components of living organisms.Elementary Particle Interactions: The interactions of particles responsible for their scattering and transformations (decays and reactions). Because of interactions, an isolated particle may decay into other particles. Two particles passing near each other may transform, perhaps into the same particles but with changed momenta (elastic scattering) or into other particles (inelastic scattering). Interactions fall into three groups: strong, electromagnetic, and weak. (From McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology, 7th ed)Lice Infestations: Parasitic attack or subsistence on the skin by members of the order Phthiraptera, especially on humans by Pediculus humanus of the family Pediculidae. The hair of the head, eyelashes, and pubis is a frequent site of infestation. (From Dorland, 28th ed; Stedman, 26th ed)History, 16th Century: Time period from 1501 through 1600 of the common era.History, 17th Century: Time period from 1601 through 1700 of the common era.Body Burden: The total amount of a chemical, metal or radioactive substance present at any time after absorption in the body of man or animal.Solar Activity: Any type of variation in the appearance of energy output of the sun. (NASA Thesaurus, 1994)Metagenome: A collective genome representative of the many organisms, primarily microorganisms, existing in a community.Back: The rear surface of an upright primate from the shoulders to the hip, or the dorsal surface of tetrapods.Electromagnetic Radiation: Waves of oscillating electric and MAGNETIC FIELDS which move at right angles to each other and outward from the source.Earth (Planet): Planet that is the third in order from the sun. It is one of the four inner or terrestrial planets of the SOLAR SYSTEM.Posture: The position or attitude of the body.MuseumsMercury Compounds: Inorganic compounds that contain mercury as an integral part of the molecule.Protective Devices: Devices designed to provide personal protection against injury to individuals exposed to hazards in industry, sports, aviation, or daily activities.Bombs: A weapon designed to explode when deployed. It frequently refers to a hollow case filled with EXPLOSIVE AGENTS.Elastic Cartilage: A type of CARTILAGE whose matrix contains ELASTIC FIBERS and elastic lamellae, in addition to the normal components of HYALINE CARTILAGE matrix. Elastic cartilage is found in the EXTERNAL EAR; EUSTACHIAN TUBE; EPIGLOTTIS; and LARYNX.Beauty: Characteristics or attributes of persons or things which elicit pleasurable feelings.Models, Biological: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of biological processes or diseases. For disease models in living animals, DISEASE MODELS, ANIMAL is available. Biological models include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Wireless Technology: Techniques using energy such as radio frequency, infrared light, laser light, visible light, or acoustic energy to transfer information without the use of wires, over both short and long distances.Acceleration: An increase in the rate of speed.Phthiraptera: An order of small, wingless parasitic insects, commonly known as lice. The suborders include ANOPLURA (sucking lice); AMBLYCERA; ISCHNOCERA; and Rhynchophthirina (elephant and warthog lice).Vibration: A continuing periodic change in displacement with respect to a fixed reference. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Anatomy, Artistic: The study of the structures of organisms for applications in art: drawing, painting, sculpture, illustration, etc.History, 18th Century: Time period from 1701 through 1800 of the common era.Bartonella quintana: A species of gram-negative bacteria in which man is the primary host and the human body louse, Pediculus humanus, the principal vector. It is the etiological agent of TRENCH FEVER.Monitoring, Ambulatory: The use of electronic equipment to observe or record physiologic processes while the patient undergoes normal daily activities.Biomechanical Phenomena: The properties, processes, and behavior of biological systems under the action of mechanical forces.Emergency Responders: Personnel trained to provide the initial services, care, and support in EMERGENCIES or DISASTERS.Whole Body Imaging: The creation of a visual display of the inside of the entire body of a human or animal for the purposes of diagnostic evaluation. This is most commonly achieved by using MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING; or POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY.Skin: The outer covering of the body that protects it from the environment. It is composed of the DERMIS and the EPIDERMIS.Sweat: The fluid excreted by the SWEAT GLANDS. It consists of water containing sodium chloride, phosphate, urea, ammonia, and other waste products.Odors: The volatile portions of substances perceptible by the sense of smell. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Medical Illustration: The field which deals with illustrative clarification of biomedical concepts, as in the use of diagrams and drawings. The illustration may be produced by hand, photography, computer, or other electronic or mechanical methods.Mouth: The oval-shaped oral cavity located at the apex of the digestive tract and consisting of two parts: the vestibule and the oral cavity proper.Clothing: Fabric or other material used to cover the body.Pesticide Residues: Pesticides or their breakdown products remaining in the environment following their normal use or accidental contamination.Equipment Design: Methods of creating machines and devices.Computer-Aided Design: The use of computers for designing and/or manufacturing of anything, including drugs, surgical procedures, orthotics, and prosthetics.Qi: The vital life force in the body, supposedly able to be regulated by acupuncture. It corresponds roughly to the Greek pneuma, the Latin spiritus, and the ancient Indian prana. The concept of life-breath or vital energy was formulated as an indication of the awareness of man, originally directed externally toward nature or society but later turned inward to the self or life within. (From Comparison between Concepts of Life-Breath in East and West, 15th International Symposium on the Comparative History of Medicine - East and West, August 26-September 3, 1990, Shizuoka, Japan, pp. ix-x)Body Water: Fluids composed mainly of water found within the body.Typhus, Epidemic Louse-Borne: The classic form of typhus, caused by RICKETTSIA PROWAZEKII, which is transmitted from man to man by the louse Pediculus humanus corporis. This disease is characterized by the sudden onset of intense headache, malaise, and generalized myalgia followed by the formation of a macular skin eruption and vascular and neurologic disturbances.Environmental Pollutants: Substances or energies, for example heat or light, which when introduced into the air, water, or land threaten life or health of individuals or ECOSYSTEMS.Face: The anterior portion of the head that includes the skin, muscles, and structures of the forehead, eyes, nose, mouth, cheeks, and jaw.Equipment Failure Analysis: The evaluation of incidents involving the loss of function of a device. These evaluations are used for a variety of purposes such as to determine the failure rates, the causes of failures, costs of failures, and the reliability and maintainability of devices.Transducers: Any device or element which converts an input signal into an output signal of a different form. Examples include the microphone, phonographic pickup, loudspeaker, barometer, photoelectric cell, automobile horn, doorbell, and underwater sound transducer. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Molecular Sequence Data: Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.Bacteria: One of the three domains of life (the others being Eukarya and ARCHAEA), also called Eubacteria. They are unicellular prokaryotic microorganisms which generally possess rigid cell walls, multiply by cell division, and exhibit three principal forms: round or coccal, rodlike or bacillary, and spiral or spirochetal. Bacteria can be classified by their response to OXYGEN: aerobic, anaerobic, or facultatively anaerobic; by the mode by which they obtain their energy: chemotrophy (via chemical reaction) or PHOTOTROPHY (via light reaction); for chemotrophs by their source of chemical energy: CHEMOLITHOTROPHY (from inorganic compounds) or chemoorganotrophy (from organic compounds); and by their source for CARBON; NITROGEN; etc.; HETEROTROPHY (from organic sources) or AUTOTROPHY (from CARBON DIOXIDE). They can also be classified by whether or not they stain (based on the structure of their CELL WALLS) with CRYSTAL VIOLET dye: gram-negative or gram-positive.Computer Simulation: Computer-based representation of physical systems and phenomena such as chemical processes.Electromagnetic Fields: Fields representing the joint interplay of electric and magnetic forces.Microbial Interactions: The inter- and intra-relationships between various microorganisms. This can include both positive (like SYMBIOSIS) and negative (like ANTIBIOSIS) interactions. Examples include virus - bacteria and bacteria - bacteria.Gastrointestinal Tract: Generally refers to the digestive structures stretching from the MOUTH to ANUS, but does not include the accessory glandular organs (LIVER; BILIARY TRACT; PANCREAS).Dioxins: Chlorinated hydrocarbons containing heteroatoms that are present as contaminants of herbicides. Dioxins are carcinogenic, teratogenic, and mutagenic. They have been banned from use by the FDA.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Movement: The act, process, or result of passing from one place or position to another. It differs from LOCOMOTION in that locomotion is restricted to the passing of the whole body from one place to another, while movement encompasses both locomotion but also a change of the position of the whole body or any of its parts. Movement may be used with reference to humans, vertebrate and invertebrate animals, and microorganisms. Differentiate also from MOTOR ACTIVITY, movement associated with behavior.Body Composition: The relative amounts of various components in the body, such as percentage of body fat.Trench Fever: An intermittent fever characterized by intervals of chills, fever, and splenomegaly each of which may last as long as 40 hours. It is caused by BARTONELLA QUINTANA and transmitted by the human louse.Radio Waves: Electromagnetic waves with frequencies between about 3 kilohertz (very low frequency - VLF) and 300,000 megahertz (extremely high frequency - EHF). They are used in television and radio broadcasting, land and satellite communications systems, radionavigation, radiolocation, and DIATHERMY. The highest frequency radio waves are MICROWAVES.Electricity: The physical effects involving the presence of electric charges at rest and in motion.Body Temperature Regulation: The processes of heating and cooling that an organism uses to control its temperature.Adipose Tissue: Specialized connective tissue composed of fat cells (ADIPOCYTES). It is the site of stored FATS, usually in the form of TRIGLYCERIDES. In mammals, there are two types of adipose tissue, the WHITE FAT and the BROWN FAT. Their relative distributions vary in different species with most adipose tissue being white.Phylogeny: The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.Telemetry: Transmission of the readings of instruments to a remote location by means of wires, radio waves, or other means. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Reference Values: The range or frequency distribution of a measurement in a population (of organisms, organs or things) that has not been selected for the presence of disease or abnormality.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.Body Temperature: The measure of the level of heat of a human or animal.Radiation Dosage: The amount of radiation energy that is deposited in a unit mass of material, such as tissues of plants or animal. In RADIOTHERAPY, radiation dosage is expressed in gray units (Gy). In RADIOLOGIC HEALTH, the dosage is expressed by the product of absorbed dose (Gy) and quality factor (a function of linear energy transfer), and is called radiation dose equivalent in sievert units (Sv).Metagenomics: The genomic analysis of assemblages of organisms.Chromatography, High Pressure Liquid: Liquid chromatographic techniques which feature high inlet pressures, high sensitivity, and high speed.Body Size: The physical measurements of a body.Food Contamination: The presence in food of harmful, unpalatable, or otherwise objectionable foreign substances, e.g. chemicals, microorganisms or diluents, before, during, or after processing or storage.Respiratory System: The tubular and cavernous organs and structures, by means of which pulmonary ventilation and gas exchange between ambient air and the blood are brought about.Tissue Distribution: Accumulation of a drug or chemical substance in various organs (including those not relevant to its pharmacologic or therapeutic action). This distribution depends on the blood flow or perfusion rate of the organ, the ability of the drug to penetrate organ membranes, tissue specificity, protein binding. The distribution is usually expressed as tissue to plasma ratios.Feces: Excrement from the INTESTINES, containing unabsorbed solids, waste products, secretions, and BACTERIA of the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM.Disease Models, Animal: Naturally occurring or experimentally induced animal diseases with pathological processes sufficiently similar to those of human diseases. They are used as study models for human diseases.Hair: A filament-like structure consisting of a shaft which projects to the surface of the SKIN from a root which is softer than the shaft and lodges in the cavity of a HAIR FOLLICLE. It is found on most surfaces of the body.Imaging, Three-Dimensional: The process of generating three-dimensional images by electronic, photographic, or other methods. For example, three-dimensional images can be generated by assembling multiple tomographic images with the aid of a computer, while photographic 3-D images (HOLOGRAPHY) can be made by exposing film to the interference pattern created when two laser light sources shine on an object.Environment: The external elements and conditions which surround, influence, and affect the life and development of an organism or population.Muscle, Skeletal: A subtype of striated muscle, attached by TENDONS to the SKELETON. Skeletal muscles are innervated and their movement can be consciously controlled. They are also called voluntary muscles.Environmental Exposure: The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.Algorithms: A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.Neoplasms: New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Dose-Response Relationship, Drug: The relationship between the dose of an administered drug and the response of the organism to the drug.Electric Impedance: The resistance to the flow of either alternating or direct electrical current.Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry: A microanalytical technique combining mass spectrometry and gas chromatography for the qualitative as well as quantitative determinations of compounds.Medicine, Chinese Traditional: A system of traditional medicine which is based on the beliefs and practices of the Chinese culture.Photic Stimulation: Investigative technique commonly used during ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY in which a series of bright light flashes or visual patterns are used to elicit brain activity.Occupational Exposure: The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents that occurs as a result of one's occupation.Anthropometry: The technique that deals with the measurement of the size, weight, and proportions of the human or other primate body.Image Processing, Computer-Assisted: A technique of inputting two-dimensional images into a computer and then enhancing or analyzing the imagery into a form that is more useful to the human observer.Sequence Analysis, DNA: A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.Aging: The gradual irreversible changes in structure and function of an organism that occur as a result of the passage of time.Biological Markers: Measurable and quantifiable biological parameters (e.g., specific enzyme concentration, specific hormone concentration, specific gene phenotype distribution in a population, presence of biological substances) which serve as indices for health- and physiology-related assessments, such as disease risk, psychiatric disorders, environmental exposure and its effects, disease diagnosis, metabolic processes, substance abuse, pregnancy, cell line development, epidemiologic studies, etc.Cadaver: A dead body, usually a human body.Temporal Lobe: Lower lateral part of the cerebral hemisphere responsible for auditory, olfactory, and semantic processing. It is located inferior to the lateral fissure and anterior to the OCCIPITAL LOBE.Energy Metabolism: The chemical reactions involved in the production and utilization of various forms of energy in cells.Saliva: The clear, viscous fluid secreted by the SALIVARY GLANDS and mucous glands of the mouth. It contains MUCINS, water, organic salts, and ptylin.Hand: The distal part of the arm beyond the wrist in humans and primates, that includes the palm, fingers, and thumb.Brain: The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.Base Sequence: The sequence of PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in nucleic acids and polynucleotides. It is also called nucleotide sequence.Visual Perception: The selecting and organizing of visual stimuli based on the individual's past experience.Amino Acid Sequence: The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.Species Specificity: The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.Models, Theoretical: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Antioxidants: Naturally occurring or synthetic substances that inhibit or retard the oxidation of a substance to which it is added. They counteract the harmful and damaging effects of oxidation in animal tissues.Liver: A large lobed glandular organ in the abdomen of vertebrates that is responsible for detoxification, metabolism, synthesis and storage of various substances.Adaptation, Physiological: The non-genetic biological changes of an organism in response to challenges in its ENVIRONMENT.Organ Specificity: Characteristic restricted to a particular organ of the body, such as a cell type, metabolic response or expression of a particular protein or antigen.Temperature: The property of objects that determines the direction of heat flow when they are placed in direct thermal contact. The temperature is the energy of microscopic motions (vibrational and translational) of the particles of atoms.Bone and Bones: A specialized CONNECTIVE TISSUE that is the main constituent of the SKELETON. The principle cellular component of bone is comprised of OSTEOBLASTS; OSTEOCYTES; and OSTEOCLASTS, while FIBRILLAR COLLAGENS and hydroxyapatite crystals form the BONE MATRIX.JapanDiet: Regular course of eating and drinking adopted by a person or animal.Body Image: Individuals' concept of their own bodies.Administration, Oral: The giving of drugs, chemicals, or other substances by mouth.Genetic Variation: Genotypic differences observed among individuals in a population.Pan troglodytes: The common chimpanzee, a species of the genus Pan, family HOMINIDAE. It lives in Africa, primarily in the tropical rainforests. There are a number of recognized subspecies.Sex Characteristics: Those characteristics that distinguish one SEX from the other. The primary sex characteristics are the OVARIES and TESTES and their related hormones. Secondary sex characteristics are those which are masculine or feminine but not directly related to reproduction.Postural Balance: A POSTURE in which an ideal body mass distribution is achieved. Postural balance provides the body carriage stability and conditions for normal functions in stationary position or in movement, such as sitting, standing, or walking.Phenols: Benzene derivatives that include one or more hydroxyl groups attached to the ring structure.Iron: A metallic element with atomic symbol Fe, atomic number 26, and atomic weight 55.85. It is an essential constituent of HEMOGLOBINS; CYTOCHROMES; and IRON-BINDING PROTEINS. It plays a role in cellular redox reactions and in the transport of OXYGEN.Brain Mapping: Imaging techniques used to colocalize sites of brain functions or physiological activity with brain structures.Phenotype: The outward appearance of the individual. It is the product of interactions between genes, and between the GENOTYPE and the environment.Mutation: Any detectable and heritable change in the genetic material that causes a change in the GENOTYPE and which is transmitted to daughter cells and to succeeding generations.Blood Proteins: Proteins that are present in blood serum, including SERUM ALBUMIN; BLOOD COAGULATION FACTORS; and many other types of proteins.Mass Spectrometry: An analytical method used in determining the identity of a chemical based on its mass using mass analyzers/mass spectrometers.Cells, Cultured: Cells propagated in vitro in special media conducive to their growth. Cultured cells are used to study developmental, morphologic, metabolic, physiologic, and genetic processes, among others.Body Weight: The mass or quantity of heaviness of an individual. It is expressed by units of pounds or kilograms.Genome, Bacterial: The genetic complement of a BACTERIA as represented in its DNA.Cell Line: Established cell cultures that have the potential to propagate indefinitely.Research: Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)Seasons: Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Biocompatible Materials: Synthetic or natural materials, other than DRUGS, that are used to replace or repair any body TISSUES or bodily function.Gene Expression Profiling: The determination of the pattern of genes expressed at the level of GENETIC TRANSCRIPTION, under specific circumstances or in a specific cell.
Gynoid fat distribution
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List of Stuff You Should Know episodes (2009)
Why do humans have body hair?. HowStuffWorks. Retrieved 2016-01-04. How can a lake explode?. HowStuffWorks. Retrieved 2016-01- ... Is spontaneous human combustion real?. HowStuffWorks. Retrieved 2016-01-12. What's a brownfield remediation project?. ... Are there dead bodies on Mount Everest?. HowStuffWorks. Retrieved 2016-01-04. Is the world going to end in 2012?. HowStuffWorks ... What is a body farm?. HowStuffWorks. Retrieved 2016-01-12. Are stupid people happier?. HowStuffWorks. Retrieved 2016-01-12. ...
You know, humans have warm bodies so is heat coming off? We're just going through a lot of change, but I think we are, as a ... there's no evidence to suggest human body heat is at all related to global climate change." The scientific consensus is that ... You know, humans have warm bodies. So is heat coming off? Things are changing, but I think we are, as a society, doing the best ... change is the result of Earth moving closer to the Sun and from greater body heat emanating from a greater number of humans: " ...
Age and female fertility
"The variability of female reproductive ageing and also on how the body is built". Human Reproduction Update. 8 (2): 141-154. ... In humans, a woman's fertility peaks in the early and mid-20s, after which it starts to decline slowly. While many sources ... "Human Ovarian Reserve from Conception to the Menopause". PLoS ONE. 5 (1): e8772. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0008772. PMC 2811725 ... Wallace WH, Kelsey TW (2010). "Human Ovarian Reserve from Conception to the Menopause". PLoS ONE. 5 (1): e8772. doi:10.1371/ ...
Anatomy of the Human Body Cassin, B. and Solomon, S. Dictionary of Eye Terminology. Gainesville, Florida: Triad Publishing ... In humans, the eyebrows redirect flowing substances (such as rainwater or sweat) away from the eye. The structure of the ... The human eye is not a plain sphere but is like two spheres combined, a smaller, more sharply curved one and a larger lesser ... In the human eye, light enters the pupil and is focused on the retina by the lens. Light-sensitive nerve cells called rods (for ...
The Demon's Covenant
He is a demon in a human's body. He is not Alan's real brother. He does not have feelings like humans. Alan Ryves - Nick's ... Anzu - Demon, who usually takes the form of an eagle/human. He has marked Jamie and Alan. Annabel- Mae and Jamie's mom. Not a ... Very rich, she earns her money by running Mezentius House, a hospital/prison for bodies possessed by demons. Gerald revealed ...
Tally is a computer embodied in a human body. He lacks the circuits required for him to feel excitement and has a low regard ... The one million humans who live on Opal live on floating islands called Slings, a few kilometers long each, which can be ... A mature, male Human. First appeared in Resurgence. A mature, female Human. First appeared in Resurgence. A mature, female ... A mature, female Human. First appeared in Resurgence. A mature, male Human. First appeared in Resurgence. Are responsible for ...
The human axial skeleton consists of 80 different bones. It is the medial core of the body and connects the pelvis to the body ... Humans are born with separate plates which later fuse to allow flexibility as the skull passes through the pelvis and birth ... "Postcranial Skeletal/Ribs" (PDF). Observation and Analysis Method for Human Bones. Retrieved 25 February 2014. "Human Body Maps ... Human osteology (3rd ed.). Amsterdam: Elsevier/Academic Press. p. 11. ISBN 978-0-12-374134-9. "Features of the Human Skull". ...
Humans usually produce a single offspring at a time. The mother's body is prepared for birth by hormones produced by the ... The Human Body Book. Dorling Kindersley. p. 215. ISBN 978-1-8561-3007-3. CS1 maint: Extra text: authors list (link) "Calving". ... This means that it is born in a more advanced state than a human baby and is able to stand, walk and run (or swim in the case ... The mother's body provides gas exchange (respiration), but that is largely necessary for oviparous animals as well. In many ...
Trinkaus, Erik; Smith, Fred H. (1995). "Body size of the Vindija Neandertals". Journal of Human Evolution. Elsevier BV. 28 (2 ... Modern humans share more alleles with Vindija 33.19 and Mezmaiskaya 1 from Mezmaiskaya cave than with the Altai Neanderthal. ... Since this is earlier than the arrival of the first modern humans to the region, the Vindija Neanderthals most likely did not ... of human DNA in non-Africans introgressed from Neanderthals and were able to identify additional phenotypic variants in humans ...
Great ape language
ISBN 0-674-03703-0. Hillix, W.A.; Rumbaugh, Duane (2013) . Animal Bodies, Human Minds. Developments in Primatology: ... do non-human animals' abilities to learn language differ from those of humans? Are the abilities that underlie language general ... Non-human animals have been recorded to have produced behaviors that are consistent with meanings accorded to human sentence ... Can the lessons learned in teaching non-human animals be applied to human children? How, and how much, ...
Traditional Chinese medicine
... it offers explanations on the relation between humans, their environment, and the cosmos, on the contents of the body, on human ... Human body parts. Main article: Traditional Chinese medicines derived from the human body ... The concept of yin and yang is also applicable to the human body; for example, the upper part of the body and the back are ... Commodifying bodies, Nancy Scheper-Hughes, Loïc J. D. Wacquant, 2002. *^ a b "Traditional Chinese medicine contains human ...
Human body temperature
Normal human body temperature, also known as normothermia or euthermia, is the typical temperature range found in humans. The ... Basal body temperature. Main article: Basal body temperature. Basal body temperature is the lowest temperature attained ... Excerpt: Humans, Body Extremes. Guinness World Records. 2004.. *^ Inwit Publishing, Inc. and Inwit, LLC - Writings, Links and ... The normal human body temperature is often stated as 36.5-37.5 °C (97.7-99.5 °F). In adults a review of the literature has ...
"Anatomy of the human body. Philadelphia: Bartleby.com. ISBN 1-58734-102-6. Archived from the original on 25 July 2009. ... Even though the average length of the human menstrual cycle is similar to that of the lunar cycle, in modern humans there is no ... Levay, Simon; Baldwin, Janice; Baldwin, John (2015). "Women's Bodies". Discovering Human Sexuality. Massachusetts: Sinauer ... Body. Preferences for facial features in mates can also change across the cycle. There has been no difference found ...
Dioxins and dioxin-like compounds
Fate of dioxins in human body. The same features causing persistence of dioxins in the environment, also cause very slow ... a b c d e f IARC Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans, Volume 69, Lyon, 1997 ... Sources of human exposure. The most important source of human exposure is fatty food of animal origin (see Human intake, ... This has also led to decreases in human body burdens, which is neatly demonstrated by the decrease of dioxin concentrations in ...
Dengue fever - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dengue virus in the human body[change , change source]. Once a person gets the dengue virus from a mosquito, the virus attaches ... Other viruses that belong to the same family and can make humans sick include yellow fever virus, West Nile virus, Zika virus, ... When the mosquito bites a human, its infected saliva goes into the human and can give that person dengue. ... If a person's body takes too much fluid back up into the bloodstream, this can cause "fluid overload." This can cause fluid to ...
The bodies of the mandibles of H. habilis and other early Homo are thicker than those of modern humans and all living apes, ... "HOMO - Journal of Comparative Human Biology. 61: 151-177.. *^ Wood, B.; Collard, M. (1999). "The Human Genus". Science. 284 ( ... Haeusler, M.; McHenry, H. M. (2004). "Body Proportions of Homo Habilis". Journal of Human Evolution. 46 (4): 433-465. doi: ... Homo habilis - The Smithsonian Institution's Human Origins Program. *Human Timeline (Interactive) - Smithsonian, National ...
Essential chemical elements for humans. Main article: Composition of the human body ... The five major minerals in the human body are calcium, phosphorus, potassium, sodium, and magnesium. All of the remaining ... elements in a human body are called "trace elements". The trace elements that have a specific biochemical function in the human ... Gropper, Sareen S.; Smith, Jack L. (1 June 2012). Advanced Nutrition and Human Metabolism. Cengage Learning. pp. 527-8. ISBN 1- ...
The Thymus". Anatomy of the Human Body. Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger. Swiss embryology (from UL, UB, and UF) qblood/lymphat03 ... this phenomenon has been reported for mice and also occurs in 5 out of 6 human fetuses. As in humans, the Guinea pig's thymus ... When used as food for humans, animal thymic tissue is known as (one of the kinds of) sweetbread. The thymus was known to the ... Larsen, W (2001). Human Embryology (3rd ed.). Elsevier. pp. 366-367. ISBN 0-443-06583-7. Gray, H. (1918). "4c. ...
Average human body temperature ² 310.0 ±0.7 36.8 ±0.7 98.2 ±1.3 557.9 ±1.3 94.8 ±1.1 12.1 ±0.2 29.4 ±0.6 26.8 ±0.4 ... What thermal comfort humans, animals and plants experience is related to more than temperature shown on a glass thermometer. ... 2 Normal human body temperature is 36.8 ±0.7 °C, or 98.2 ±1.3 °F. The commonly given value 98.6 °F is simply the exact ... See Temperature of a Healthy Human (Body Temperature) for more information.. Some numbers in this table have been rounded off. ...
The initial stages of human embryogenesis.. The embryonic period in humans begins at fertilization (penetration of the egg by ... When semen is released into the vagina, the spermatozoa travel through the cervix and body of the uterus and into the Fallopian ... The resulting human zygote is similar to the majority of somatic cells because it contains two copies of the genome in a ... In human pregnancy, prenatal development, also known as antenatal development, is the development of the embryo following ...
Human anatomy. Further information: Human body § Human anatomy, and Outline of human anatomy ... Humans have the overall body plan of a mammal. Humans have a head, neck, trunk (which includes the thorax and abdomen), two ... He was able to distinguish the sensory and the motor nerves in the human body and believed that air entered the lungs and heart ... "Introduction page, "Anatomy of the Human Body". Henry Gray. 20th edition. 1918". Archived from the original on 16 March 2007. ...
"Alcohol and the Human Body". Intoximeters, Inc. Retrieved 30 July 2012.. *^ Debry, Gérard (1994). Coffee and Health (PDF (eBook ... In humans, the stomach lies between the oesophagus and the duodenum (the first part of the small intestine). It is in the left ... Micrograph showing a cross section of the human stomach wall in the body portion of the stomach. H&E stain. ... "The human proteome in stomach - The Human Protein Atlas". www.proteinatlas.org. Retrieved 2017-09-25.. ...
Development of the reproductive system
Henry Gray (1821-1865). Anatomy of the Human Body. 1918.. External links. *Animations of gonadal sex, duct ... a b c d e f Keith L. Moore, T. V. N. Persaud, Mark G. Torchia, The Developing Human: Clinically Oriented Embryology 10th Ed. ... Tail end of human embryo thirty-two to thirty-three days old. The entodermal cloaca is visible at center left, labeled in green ... The remainder of the vesico-urethral portion forms the body of the bladder and part of the prostatic urethra; its apex is ...
Ader M., Tanaka E. M. (2014). "Modeling human development in 3D culture". Current Opinion in Cell Biology. 31: 23-28. doi: ... Two of these have the ability to regenerate whole bodies: Hydra, which can regenerate any part of the polyp from a small ... The more detail is sought, the more they differ from each other and from humans. ... By contrast, an animal embryo will very early produce all of the body parts that it will ever have in its life. When the animal ...
Encyclopedia of Human Body Systems. Greenwood. pp. 201-202. ISBN 9780313391750. Retrieved 2013-11-09.. CS1 maint: Uses authors ... In humans. Ovulation occurs about midway through the menstrual cycle, after the follicular phase, and is followed by the ... In humans, this event occurs when the ovarian follicles rupture and release the secondary oocyte ovarian cells. After ... In humans, ovulation occurs about midway through the menstrual cycle, after the follicular phase. The few days surrounding ...
Aging and society
"Human Development. Mc-Graw Hill.. *^ Featherman, David L.; Smith, Jacqui; Peterson, James G. (1993). "Successful aging in a ... possibly relationships with pets as well as humans), and health. ... Rogoff, Barbara (2003). The Cultural Nature of Human Development. Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780195131338. .. ... Rowe, J.; Kahn, R. (1987). "Human aging: Usual and successful". Science. 237 (4811): 143-9. doi:10.1126/science.3299702. PMID ...
In humans, ageing represents the accumulation of changes in a human being over time, encompassing physical, psychological, and ... After age 30 the mass of human body is decreased until 70 years and then shows damping oscillations. ... Once these factors are accounted for, the optimal body weight above age 65 corresponds to a leaner body mass index of 23 to 27. ... "Age Dynamics of Body Mass and Human Lifespan". Journal of Evolutionary Biochemistry and Physiology. 40 (3): 343-349. doi: ...
Tamparo, Carol; Lewis, Marcia (2011). Diseases of the Human Body. Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company. p. 459. ISBN ... In humans, infertility is the inability to become pregnant/impregnate or carry a pregnancy to full term. There are many causes ... Each country has its own body or bodies responsible for the inspection and licensing of fertility treatment under the EU ... from the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority. *^ Lessy, B.A. (2000) Medical management of endometriosis and ...
Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act
... includes any device which is introduced directly into the human body, either into or in contact with the bloodstream or ... The amendments required the EPA to assess potential risks the pesticides posed to humans, the environment, and wildlife and ... The Endangered Species Act protects and promotes animal and plant recovery of ones in danger of extinction due to human ... that has been determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services not to be a new animal drug by a regulation establishing ...
In humans, CD27 is a good marker for plasma cells, naive B cells are CD27-, memory B-cells are CD27+ and plasma cells are ... Federico Caligaris-Cappio; Manlio Ferrarini (1997). Human B Cell Populations (Chemical Immunology) (v. 67). S. Karger AG ( ... Plasma cell with distinct clear perinuclear region of the cytoplasm containing a large number of Golgi bodies. ... Another important surface antigen is CD319 (SLAMF7). This antigen is expressed at high levels on normal human plasma cells. It ...
Fungi digest organic matter outside their bodies as opposed to animals that digest their food inside their bodies. For humans, ... German Shepherd puppy eating out of a human hand. There are numerous signals given off that initiate hunger. There are ... Development in humans. This section does not cite any sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations to ... the body starts to produce the feeling of hunger. The body also stimulates eating by detecting a drop in cellular lipid levels ...
For example, human food webs, agricultural food webs, detrital food webs, marine food webs, aquatic food webs, soil food webs, ... To maintain their bodies, grow, develop, and to reproduce, autotrophs produce organic matter from inorganic substances, ... including humans".:1018 ... a polar bear or a human), will be supported by a much larger ... nestedness appears to be related to body size because the diets of smaller predators tend to be nested subsets of those of ...
Quantitative trait locus
... especially human organisms such as: height, skin color, and body mass. All of these phenotypes are complicated by a ... Multifactorially inherited diseases are said to constitute the majority of genetic disorders affecting humans which will result ... "Human Genetics for 1st Year Students: Multifactorial Inheritance". Retrieved 6 January 2007.. ... An example of a polygenic trait is human skin color variation. Several genes factor into determining a person's natural skin ...
Relationship with humansEdit. Traditions and symbolismEdit. EuropeEdit. In Europe, magpies have been historically demonized by ... Their body feathers start to appear after around 8 days and the primary wing feathers after 10 days. For several days ... The Eurasian magpie is one of the most intelligent birds, and it is believed to be one of the most intelligent of all non-human ... Juvenile birds undergo a partial moult beginning about one month later than the adult birds in which their body feathers are ...
Brown atrophy of the heart Effect of spaceflight on the human body Muscle weakness Muscular dystrophy Myotonic dystrophy ... In humans, prolonged periods of immobilization, as in the cases of bed rest or astronauts flying in space, are known to result ... A growing body of evidence supports the efficacy of HMB as a treatment for reducing, or even reversing, the loss of muscle mass ... A CT scan can distinguish muscle tissue from other tissues and thereby estimate the amount of muscle tissue in the body. Fast ...
Wickramasinghe, Nira (2003). Dressing the Colonised Body: Politics, Clothing, and Identity in Sri Lanka. Orient Longman. p. 26 ... The following is a sample text in Bengali of Article 1 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights:. Bengali in the Bengali ... e.g. -জন -jôn for humans). ... Article 1: All human beings are born free and equal in dignity ... Clause 1: All human free-manner-in equal dignity and right taken birth-take do. Their reason and intelligence exist; therefore ...
Group 3 element
... and bones of humans. There is normally as little as 0.5 milligrams found within the entire human body; human breast milk ... the element is the least abundant in the human body of all lanthanides. Human diets have not been monitored for lutetium ... Once reached a human, scandium concentrates in the liver and is a threat to it; some its compounds are possibly carcinogenic, ... Soluble lutetium salts are mildly toxic, but insoluble ones are not. Lanthanum is not essential for humans and has a low to ...
Positron emission tomography
Whole-body PET scan using 18F-FDG. The normal brain and kidneys are labeled, and radioactive urine from breakdown of the FDG is ... PET technology can be used to trace the biologic pathway of any compound in living humans (and many other species as well), ... The development of a number of novel probes for noninvasive, in vivo PET imaging of neuroaggregate in human brain has brought ... April 2005). "Radiation exposure of patients undergoing whole-body dual-modality 18F-FDG PET/CT examinations". J. Nucl. Med. 46 ...
The virus spreads through direct contact with body fluids, such as blood from infected humans or other animals. Spread may ... Dead bodies remain infectious; thus, people handling human remains in practices such as traditional burial rituals or more ... Human-to-human transmission of EBOV through the air has not been reported to occur during EVD outbreaks, and airborne ... humans and other primates accumulate the virus throughout their body and specifically in their blood, but not very much in ...
Nietzsche, Friedrich (1910). Human, All Too Human (PDF). Translated by Zimmern, Helen. Edinburgh: T. N. FOULIS. p. 355. ISBN ... The authors show how a major part of the body of literature that used these approaches seem to have mistaken and interpreted ... When artifacts are eliminated, the evidence is strong that humans are generally correct in their self-assessments, with only a ... the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), who wrote in Human, All Too Human (aphorism 483), "The Enemies of Truth. - ...
... and are often tolerated or encouraged in human habitat due to their placid nature towards humans and their beautiful and ... It is 50-65 cm (20-26 in) long - of which the body makes up around two-thirds - has a wingspan of 81-98 cm (32-39 in),:505 ... and other human-made waterways - even to the point of visiting water features in human courtyards. ... Relationship with humansEdit. Further information: Domestic duck. DomesticationEdit. Mallards have often been ubiquitous in ...
Human population density was very low, around only one person per square mile. This was most likely due to low body fat, ... By c. 45,000 BP, humans lived at 61°N latitude in Europe. By c. 30,000 BP, Japan was reached, and by c. 27,000 BP humans ... The third chimpanzee: the evolution and future of the human animal.. *^ a b Sharman Apt Russell (2006). Hunger an unnatural ... Chimpanzees are the closest to humans genetically, sharing more than 96% of their DNA code with humans, and their digestive ...
... infections in humans result in mild skin lesions on the hands and fingers. Reports have been made that the lesions can ... Two lateral bodies are found outside the viral core, and are believed to hold the enzymes required for viral reproduction. The ... Due to the close contact between camels and their human handlers in much of the world, it is believed that Camelpox is ... It is believed that the reported cases of Camelpox infection in humans is low due to an immunity gained from exposure to camels ...
List of birds of the Falkland Islands
They have a slender streamlined body, long pointed wings, and a short bill with a wide gape. The feet are adapted to perching ... of human actions (Ex) Extirpated - a species which formerly occurred in the Falklands (H) Hypothetical - a species recorded in ... two have been introduced by humans, four have been extirpated, and 140 are rare or accidental. Three additional species are ... However, they have their feet placed far back on the body, making them quite ungainly on land. White-tufted grebe, Rollandia ...
This finding was applied to humans in 1971 when Sterman trained an epileptic to control her seizures through a combination of ... Neurofeedback, a specific form of biofeedback, is based on the idea that human beings can consciously alter their brain ... which are responsible for the transport and transference of oxygen to tissue throughout the body, must increase the amount of ...
Described as having a perfect body: everything from beard to horns is perfect. The name is believed to come from "Zu-ena" but ... Neill, James (3 October 2011). "The Origins and Role of Same-Sex Relations in Human Societies". McFarland. p. 83. Retrieved 14 ... mischief and creation and divine ruler of the Earth and its humans Ereshkigal - goddess of Irkalla, the Underworld Ishtar or ...
List of Once Upon a Time creatures
Shadows are shadow people that emulate the human bodies to which they belong. They can be removed by its owner or other people ... Ogres are large humanoid creatures that were the enemies of the humans. In the Ogre Wars various kingdoms fought against an ... When the two of them refuse, Pan's Shadow rips Greg's from his body leaving a lifeless body behind. In the remaining part of ... Mermaids are creatures that are half-human half-fish. They can travel between realms without any aid from a magic bean or the ...
Queen Bee (comics)
She is using humans forged with machinery and passed off as the robot Extremists to police her country. Her fate since Captain ... Her sister Beatriz was also an ordinary human, but was nowhere as resourceful as her sister. The sixth Queen has great psionic ... She also displayed some sort of healing factor, being able to reconstruct her entire body from scratch after she was blasted to ... An unrelated Queen Bee was introduced in Justice League International #16 (August 1988). She was an ordinary human femme fatale ...
Humans and other mammals serve as the natural host. Transmission routes are fecal-oral and contamination. When a person becomes ... A 2008 study suggests the protein MDA-5 may be the primary immune sensor that detects the presence of noroviruses in the body. ... The norovirus can survive for long periods outside a human host depending on the surface and temperature conditions: it can ... The ABH antigen produced is thought to act as receptors for human norovirus. Homozygous carriers of any nonsense mutation in ...
The Human Lake
... we would still not understand a great deal about how the human body works. Thats because the human body is not merely an ... Could it be abstracted one level further: Human genes exist simply to provide ecological niches for bacteria?. We humans have ... So the Human Genome Project was, at best, a nice start. If we really want to understand all the genes in the human body, we ... the human body as ecosystem « Thought du Jour , April 2, 2011. *Outstanding science writing , The Way Things Break , April 4, ...
Human body temperature - Wikipedia
Normal human body temperature, also known as normothermia or euthermia, is the typical temperature range found in humans. The ... Basal body temperature. Main article: Basal body temperature. Basal body temperature is the lowest temperature attained ... Excerpt: Humans, Body Extremes. Guinness World Records. 2004.. *^ Inwit Publishing, Inc. and Inwit, LLC - Writings, Links and ... The normal human body temperature is often stated as 36.5-37.5 °C (97.7-99.5 °F). In adults a review of the literature has ...
The human body
Although fibre is indigestible to humans, it is necessary to maintain a healthy digestive system Fibre is found in fruit, ... The human body * 1. SUMMARY .What is the nutrition? -Clasification of foods -Nutrients -Healthy diet -Pyramid nutritional - ... They comunícate the brain and the spinal cord with the rest of the organs in the human body. There are two types of nerves, ... The nervous system co-ordinates all the organs and systems in the human body. The brain, the spinal cord and nerves form the ...
Human Body in Space | NASA
NASAs Human Research Program. The Human Research Program conducts research and develops technologies that allow humans to ... Human Body in Space. Content on this page supports the concept that the human body has systems that interact with one another. ... Learn how the bones of the human body are affected by the microgravity of space.. How Space Exploration Affects Muscles ... Human Research Racks on the ISS. Astronaut Sandra Magnus describes the technology used to do human research on the ...
Exploratorium: Revealing Bodies: Visible Human
Doctors use these "Visible Humans" to plan surgeries. Medical students study their anatomy. You can peruse their most personal ... would you consider leaving your body to science?. (If you dont see anything to the right, click here to download the Shockwave ... His body was encased in gelatin, frozen, and carved into 1,862 transverse (horizontal) slices. Each millimeter-thin section was ... In 1995, a 59-year-old Maryland woman became the first "Visible Human Female." ...
Building A Human Body : NPR
Much of the body we have today took shape millions of years before the first primate emerged. The basic machinery of life that ... the timeline to see how evolution gradually assembled and tinkered with all the bits and pieces that make up modern human ... While humans are great apes, the great apes are not humans. Humans and chimpanzees -- our closest ape relatives -- started to ... Building A Human Body Much of the body we have today took shape millions of years before the first primate emerged. The basic ...
human body | Description, Anatomy, & Facts | Britannica.com
Human body, the physical substance of the human organism. Characteristic of the vertebrate form, the human body has an internal ... Learn more about the composition, form, and physical adaptations of the human body. ... humans have little structural carbohydrate in their bodies. ... Healthline - The Human Body. *LiveScience - The Human Body: ... Organization of the body. The cell is the basic living unit of the human body-indeed, of all organisms. The human body consists ...
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To get them engaged, I started asking question about breathing: What do humans breathe? Where does the air go? What comes out? ... We had fun! Sid the Science Kid is all about the human body this cycle and Leos belly laughs definitely count as a whole body ... Category: Human Body. Back to Basics: Lungs. Sep 05, 2011 at 2:12 pm When Henry and Leo were babies, I watched them breathe. ... They wanted to know all about what kind of juice was in our real stomach and where the food went and how does the body know ...
The Human Body
... opinions and research about the human body as it is publicly displayed. Emphasis is on what constitutes deviant and normal ... When we really think about it, why have most (but not all) humans come to associate the mere nude body in public areas (not ... The Human Body This site is for the fair and reasonable exchange of ideas, opinions and research about the human body as it is ... When we really think about it, why have most (but not all) humans come to associate the mere nude body in public areas (not ...
Human Body 101
Learn about human anatomy and the complex processes that help your body function. ... How does the human body work? What roles do the digestive, reproductive, and other systems play? ... Human Body 101. How does the human body work? What roles do the digestive, reproductive, and other systems play? Learn about ... Human Body 101. How does the human body work? What roles do the digestive, reproductive, and other systems play? Learn about ...
The Healing Benefits of Grounding the Human Body - SFGate
With the exception of humans living in industrialized societies, all living things on our planet are connected to the grounds ... Grounding the human body improves facial blood flow regulation: Results of a randomized, placebo controlled pilot study. ... In a small pilot study of 12 subjects, results indicated that grounding the human body during sleep reduces night-time levels ... Earthing (grounding) the human body reduces blood viscosity-a major factor in cardiovascular disease. ...
Selenoproteins in human body: focus on thyroid pathophysiology | SpringerLink
... complex and dynamic effect on the human body as a major component of selenocysteine, incorporated into selenoproteins, which ... In humans, Se-dependent enzyme functions are best expressed through optimal Se intake, although there is gap in our knowledge ... Selenium (Se) has a multilevel, complex and dynamic effect on the human body as a major component of selenocysteine, ... Rayman MP (2012) Selenium and human health. Lancet 379(9822):1256-1268PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar ...
Functional human body parts built using 3D-bioprinting technique
Wake Forest researchers have created living human body parts, which experts are hailing as a breakthrough in tissue ... "The hope is to continue work on these technologies to target other humans tissues as well." ... "Functional human body parts built using 3D-bioprinting technique." Medical News Today. MediLexicon, Intl., 16 Feb. 2016. Web. ... This helps the structures survive as they develop a blood vessel system, which they need in order to function in the human body ...
The Chemistry of Life: The Human Body | Live Science
96% of the body is oxygen, carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen. ... The human body contains 60 chemical elements, but we dont know ... In humans, it is important for transforming sulfur into a usable form. In nitrogen-fixing bacteria, it is important for ... Calcium (1.5%) is the most common mineral in the human body - nearly all of it found in bones and teeth. Ironically, calciums ... Roughly 96 percent of the mass of the human body is made up of just four elements: oxygen, carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen, with ...
Human blood metabolite timetable indicates internal body time | PNAS
In this study, we applied this method to detect internal body time using blood samples in humans (Fig. 1B). First, we used ... Estimation of human body time. (A) Difference between expected body time and sampled time. Nine sample sets for body-time ... Body-Time Estimation.. Body-time estimation was performed as described for the previous mouse blood study (12). Expected body ... All samples estimated internal body time within or around 3-h differences between expected and estimated body time. BT, body ...
Human Body | The Institute for Creation Research
Four-legged animals have at least as many back problems as humans. Think of the race horse with back-related lameness, or the ... Made in His Image: Human Reproduction. A new life is started the moment a human sperm cell unites with a human egg. Sounds ... Our human bodies are also vulnerable to foreign invaders such as bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites. More... ... A new life is started the moment a human sperm cell unites with a human egg. Sounds simple, doesnt it? A person can decide for ...
Human body - Wikipedia
ISBN 978-0-8089-2371-8. The Book of Humans (from the late 18th and early 19th centuries) Inner Body. ... Human anatomy is the study of the shape and form of the human body. The human body has four limbs (two arms and two legs), a ... Body shape is influenced by the distribution of muscle and fat tissue. Human physiology is the study of how the human body ... The human body is the entire structure of a human being. It is composed of many different types of cells that together create ...
Human Body | Waterstones
Buy Human Body from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £25 ... What makes humans, human? And how do organs work, and our bodies fight off invaders - and what about our brains? Whether it ... Human Body is all about exploring the bits that make us, in a fun and engaging way. Each book features custom-made infomojis ...
Human Body Version 2.0
By 2030, reverse-engineering of the human brain will have been completed and nonbiological intelligence will merge with our ... a radical upgrading of our bodys physical and mental systems, already underway, will use nanobots to augment and ultimately ... created by humans (or machines created by humans) and based at least in part on the reverse-engineering of the human nervous ... Introducing Human Body Version 2.0. We wont engineer human body version 2.0 all at once. It will be an incremental process, ...
CiteSeerX - Citation Query Pfinder: Real-time tracking of the human body
... to recognize humans and their activities by vision is key for a machine to interact intelligently and effortlessly with a human ... The scope of this survey is limited to work on whole-body or hand motion; it does not include work on human faces. The emphasis ... Their real-time person finder system "Pfinder" models and tracks the human body using a set of "blobs"; each blob is described ... Pfinder: Real-time tracking of the human body (1997) by C Wren, A Azarbayejani, T Darell, A Pentland ...
Seven Approaches to Studying the Human Body Essay - 796 Words | Bartleby
Each approach studies the body in a different yet unique way and is used... ... When studying the human body, there are seven organizational approaches. ... Humans are always interested in space and the many mysteries with it. Humans love learning more about space so we sent humans ... The seven organizational approaches to studying the human body include: body plans and directions, body cavities, quadrants and ...
Mums Strip Off To Fight Body-Shaming In The 'Humans Uncensored Project' | HuffPost UK Parents
"I am human. I dream about boob jobs, tummy tucks and long hot showers alone. One day, I will sleep all night... on my stomach. ... Lacey Barratt describes herself as "fiercely passionate about bodies" and her Humans Uncensored Project features bodies in ... "I have grown three humans. My body has stretched and opened three times to birth them. I have not slept in approximately five ... Mums Strip Off To Fight Body-Shaming In The Humans Uncensored Project. My preteen is watching me and judging me, judge ...
Is heat from human bodies causing global warming? | Naked Science Forum
... but probably worth noting that as a proportion of the total biomass on Earth generating heat through respiration humans ... Is heat from human bodies causing global warming? « Reply #1 on: 12/07/2008 10:59:51 » ... Is heat from human bodies causing global warming? « Reply #2 on: 15/07/2008 14:42:16 » ... Is heat from human bodies causing global warming? « Reply #3 on: 22/07/2008 12:23:05 » ...
The Next Challenge For Getting To Mars: The Human Body | Digital Trends
Strange things happen to the human body in space, and were going to need to find ways to address them if we want to send ... It may not even be possible for humans to be conceived away from Earth, which puts a damper on the prospect of building a long- ... The next challenge for getting to Mars: What happens to the human body in space By Georgina Torbet March 15, 2020 ... Strange things happen to the human body in space, and were going to need to find ways to address these medical issues if we ...
Scientists Successfully Transplanted 3D Printed Human Body Parts Into Rats
In the future, Atala and his team hope to use their printer to develop more concrete applications for humans, including ... but there are also people interested in using the technology to enhance the human body, to print things like electricity- ... from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center say they have developed a printer capable of printing an array of different human body ... The team printed three different kinds of structures to show what their printer could do: a baby-sized human ear, muscle tissue ...
Woman wants to be 'human composted' so her body turns into SOIL when she dies - Mirror Online
EXCLUSIVE: Human composting and the eco-friendly burial of bodies is catching on, with the late actor Luke Perry recently ... studying architecture when she learned about livestock composting and wondered if the some practice could be applied for humans ... EXCLUSIVE: Human composting and the eco-friendly burial of bodies is catching on, with the late actor Luke Perry recently ... A woman has told of how she wants her body to be 'human composted' and turned into SOIL when she dies. ...
What Are the Parts of the Brain? Human Body Printable (6th-12th Grade) - TeacherVision
Tinkering with Mother NatureTrepidation over humans creating duplicate people began in February 1997 when Dr. Ian Wilmut and ... All About the Human Body. Anatomists are people who study the human body. Everyone is unique. We have different skin colors, ... Use this worksheet to review the nervous system in the human body. An answer key is provided. ...
'Not Figures, Not Bodies, But Humans': Jennifer Packer in conversation with Lee Ann Norman - artcritical...
... bringing together her interests in human relationships and their manifestations in portrait painting and still lifes. For a ... Ive been interested for a long time in how I present or protect humans in the work. Its not figures, not bodies, but humans I ... "Not Figures, Not Bodies, But Humans": Jennifer Packer in conversation with Lee Ann Norman. by Lee Ann Norman ...
Roboy puts human-like guts into robot bodies; human obsolescence edges closer | TechHive
A project aims to make robots not only similar to human on the outside, but on the inside too. ... The researchers hope that Roboy will improve communication between robots and humans. Roboy is a service robot too, so itll ... Roboy puts human-like guts into robot bodies; human obsolescence edges closer. * ... Plenty of robots have bodies that are meant to look like ours, but what about whats going on inside those metal frames? This ...
8 Incredible GIFs that Explore the Human Body
The human body is a complex biological machine, where each part of the system works in tandem, from cells to whole organs, to ... Cross section of a human body from top to bottom.. No humans were sliced in the production of this video. You have functional ... The human body is a complex biological machine, where each part of the system works in tandem, from cells to whole organs, to ... 4 Cross section of a human body from top to bottom.. *5 How pregnancy shifts and moves the mothers internal organs to make ...
You can now dissect a realistic 'human body' after dinner and drinks in Cambridge - Cambridgeshire Live
... give a like for like feel due to their anatomical similarity to humans. ... Whilst the event is primarily aimed at anatomy, physiology, and pathology students, anyone with an interest in the human body, ... An event coming to Cambridge gives you the chance to dissect a replica human body after dinner and drinks. ... You can now dissect a realistic human body after dinner and drinks in Cambridge. ...
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Is the human body designed to eat plant foods, animal foods, or both? | Diet & Nutrition - Sharecare
While the human gastrointestinal tract is capable of digesting both plant and animal foods, there are indications that we ... Since humans are omnivores, our bodies contain enzymes that are designed to allow us to eat and digest both animal and plant ... Additional evidence that supports the human bodys preference for plant foods is the long length of the human intestinal tract ... Is the human body designed to eat plant foods, animal foods, or both?. ...
Sentient Developments: Lucy McRae: How can technology transform the human body?
Should we eliminate the human ability to feel pain?. *The Great Filter theory suggests humans have already conquered the threat ... Trained as a classical ballerina and architect, her work - which is inherently fascinated with the human body - involves ... Her provocative and often grotesquely beautiful imagery suggests a new breed: a future human archetype existing in an alternate ... Lucy McRae is an artist who straddles the worlds of fashion, technology and the body. ...
International Manganese Institute - Manganese and the Human Body
Manganese deficiency has been demonstrated in animals and has been noted in humans in association with vitamin K deficiency. ... The human body contains from 12 to 20 milligrams of manganese. Estimations of the human requirements for manganese vary ... Manganese and the Human Body. There is general agreement amongst health professionals and dieticians that manganese is ... Human consumption depends on the amount of certain foods consumed. The typical English winter diet (with substantial tea intake ...
Deric's MindBlog: Can body language be read more reliably by computers than by humans?
Untrained human observers cannot differentiate faked from genuine pain expressions. -With training, human performance is above ... Can body language be read more reliably by computers than by humans? ... The system detected distinctive dynamic features of expression missed by humans. Summary. In highly social species such as ... Here, we show that human observers could not discriminate real expressions of pain from faked expressions of pain better than ...
BBC reimagines the perfect human body and it'll give you nightmares
... anatomist Alice Roberts reimagined the perfect human body using the most successful features of animals. ... Humans arent perfect, but anatomist Alice Roberts knows how they could be. ... On Wednesday, BBC shared a terrifying video in which Roberts reimagines the human body and creates Alice 2.0 - a version of ... This, uh, different looking human model, has large eyes and ears, a chimps lower back, the legs of an emu, small pumps in her ...
Will Humans Have to Upgrade Their Bodies to Survive on Mars?
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Age-related liquefaction of the human vitreous body: LM and TEM evaluation of the role of proteoglycans and collagen
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Tissues in the body2
- A new, detailed map of the proteins found in human tissues reveals exactly which proteins are special to organs such as the liver or brain, and which ones are common across all tissues in the body. (livescience.com)
- Understanding how protein production varies across different tissues in the body, and which proteins are made in each organ will help scientists better study cancer and other diseases in which proteins don't function properly, the researchers said. (livescience.com)
Organs of the body1
- For comparison, previous research had shown that a 3D-printed tissue structure without a pre-existing blood vessel system needed to be smaller than 200 microns (0.007 in) in order to survive in the human body. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Other methods, such as dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) and bioelectrical impedance analysis, represent interesting options of estimating "internal" tissue distribution in the human body. (nature.com)
- Of the 70 kg weight of an average human body, nearly 25 kg is non-human cells or non-cellular material such as bone and connective tissue. (wikipedia.org)
- The body consists of many different types of tissue, defined as cells that act with a specialised function. (wikipedia.org)
- The body consists of four main types of tissues - lining cells (epithelia), connective tissue, nervous tissue and muscle tissue. (wikipedia.org)
- Understanding the diversity of human tissues is fundamental to disease and requires linking genetic information, which is identical in most of an individual's cells, with epigenetic mechanisms that could have tissue-specific roles. (nih.gov)
- Surveys of DNA methylation in human tissues have established a complex landscape including both tissue-specific and invariant methylation patterns. (nih.gov)
- By combining these diverse data types with each individuals' phased genome, we identified widespread tissue-specific differential CG methylation (mCG), partially methylated domains, allele-specific methylation and transcription, and the unexpected presence of non-CG methylation (mCH) in almost all human tissues. (nih.gov)
- Chemically, the human body consists mainly of water and of organic compounds -i.e., lipids, proteins, carbohydrates, and nucleic acids. (britannica.com)
- Proteins also serve as a major structural component of the body. (britannica.com)
- Proteins also perform numerous functional roles in the body. (britannica.com)
- Sulfur is not usually mentioned as a dietary supplement because the body gets plenty of it in proteins. (livescience.com)
- Humans have about 20,000 genes that code for proteins , and the researchers used several methods to analyze these genes. (livescience.com)
- The map of the human proteins is available online for other scientists to explore, and will help efforts to find the "missing proteins" and complete the list of genes that code for them, the researchers said. (livescience.com)
- Changes in production of specific proteins in human cells. (medindia.net)
- In 2001, as the landmark Human Genome Project was wrapping up, researchers proposed it was time to explore our "second genome. (latimes.com)
- The organisms from all the people and sites combined were found to contain about 8 million protein-coding genes - a figure that dwarfs the 22,000 in the human genome. (latimes.com)
- It showed that the regions which are similar enough to be aligned with one another account for 2400 million of the human genome's 3164.7 million bases, that is, 75.8% of the genome . (wikipedia.org)
- This 75.8% of the human genome is 1.23% different from the chimpanzee genome in single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs - changes of single DNA "letters" in the genome). (wikipedia.org)
- Human body louse genome sequenced. (thefreelibrary.com)
- Washington, June 22 (ANI): Scientists have successfully sequenced the genome of the human body louse. (thefreelibrary.com)
- The research also sequenced the genome of a microbe that lives inside the body louse. (thefreelibrary.com)
- The body louse genome is the smallest known genome of any insect, according to University of Illinois entomology professor Barry Pittendrigh, who led the drive to fund the project and coordinated the international team of scientists who analysed the sequence. (thefreelibrary.com)
- The size of the body louse genome probably reflects its rather protected habitat and predictable diet, he pointed out. (thefreelibrary.com)
- The body louse genome will aid a host of other lines of research, Pittendrigh said. (thefreelibrary.com)
- The genome should also help us develop better methods of controlling both head and body lice. (thefreelibrary.com)
- Berenbaum said: "Beyond its importance in the context of human health, the body louse genome is of considerable importance to understanding insect evolution. (thefreelibrary.com)
- Characteristic of the vertebrate form, the human body has an internal skeleton that includes a backbone of vertebrae. (britannica.com)
- The axial skeleton (upright, or core of the body) includes the skull, ribs, sternum and vertebral column. (bioedonline.org)
- Knowledge of the human skeleton goes back pretty far in history. (worldatlas.com)
- Vesalius wrote De humani corporis fabrica , which is a set of books published in 1543 that contain detailed illustrations of the human body and skeleton. (worldatlas.com)
Types of tissues1
- When people eat those energy units, the extraordinary human digestive and metabolic systems convert the work of plants into energy that is useful to people and give back water and carbon dioxide to the environment that can be used by plants. (icr.org)
- They didn't really find this, but their analysis revealed that each place in the body seems to have a distinct set of metabolic abilities, be it digestion of sugars in the mouth or of complex carbohydrates in the large intestine. (latimes.com)
- metabolic processes in the human body, a large number of free radicals are continuously being generated. (bartleby.com)
- It's the organ commonly found in animals where multiple body systems come together into one opening for both defecation and reproduction. (howstuffworks.com)
- Here we report high coverage methylomes that catalogue cytosine methylation in all contexts for the major human organ systems, integrated with matched transcriptomes and genomic sequence. (nih.gov)
- They ensure homeostasis and the viability of the human body. (wikipedia.org)
- Therefore, the systems in the human body interact to help it maintain homeostasis, which affects the functioning of the body as a single unit. (bartleby.com)
- The human body possesses inhibitors which scavenge these free radicals and maintain homeostasis. (bartleby.com)
- In fact, the body will actually pull calcium from bones (causing problems like osteoporosis) if there's not enough of the element in a person's diet. (livescience.com)
- Human body weight refers to a person's mass or weight . (wikipedia.org)
- Excess or reduced body weight is regarded as an indicator of determining a person's health, with body volume measurement providing an extra dimension by calculating the distribution of body weight. (wikipedia.org)
- Gene therapy is a technique that introduces an altered gene into a person's body to carry out the work of a mulfunctioning gene. (brighthub.com)
- So how do you get your desired genes into a person's body? (brighthub.com)
Affect the huma2
- Machines like the dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) can accurately measure the percentage and weight of (fat, muscle, bone) in a body. (wikipedia.org)
- Your bones are important for producing bone marrow, something which provides you with the necessary ingredients for both red and white blood cell production, as well as the formation of platelets in your body. (worldatlas.com)
- The smallest bone in your body is found in your middle ear and is called the stape. (worldatlas.com)
- The largest bone in your body is your femur, which is found in your thigh. (worldatlas.com)
- According to Movementortho.com , your collar bone, your leg and arm bones, as well as your hip and wrist bones are some of the easiest bones to break in your body. (worldatlas.com)
- What Is the Largest Bone in the Body? (worldatlas.com)
- They study how to fix the problems, called diseases .The biggest bone in your body is your thigh bone. (wikipedia.org)
- Our human bodies are also vulnerable to foreign invaders such as bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites. (icr.org)
- Parasites and other nuisances know few boundaries, and among some of the creepy crawlies, human skin doesn't even serve as a deterrent. (youtube.com)
- When they're just wee baby parasites they attach themselves to water fleas, which is how they get a free ride into a human host. (youtube.com)
- This, the researchers report, will make the body louse a useful tool for understanding the co-evolution of disease-carrying parasites and their bacterial co-conspirators. (thefreelibrary.com)
- For the next hour, I tried to convince them that their bodies are a lot like that lake, and that appreciating this fact could help them find new ways to treat diseases ranging from obesity to heart disease to infections of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. (discovermagazine.com)
- Some spots on the body, such as the mouth, are rain-forest-like in their diversity, inhabited by a rich community of bacteria that is fairly similar from one person to the next. (latimes.com)
- Scientists have been aware that bacteria live on the human body ever since a 17th century Dutch naturalist examined the plaque from his teeth under a microscope. (latimes.com)
- Since the exact sequence of that gene is unique to each bacterial species, the analysis told them what types of bacteria were present at each body site, as well as how abundant each was. (latimes.com)
- What Are the Different Types of Bacteria Found in the Human Mouth? (livestrong.com)
- Update 8/2011: as I've learned more about human genetics and evolution, I've come to appreciate that many Europeans actually descend from early adopters of agriculture more than they descend from the hunter-gatherers that previously occupied Europe. (blogspot.com)
- It studies how genetics makes the human body. (wikipedia.org)
- They relate gas production/consumption to respiration/metabolism and evaluate the physiological impact of changes in O 2 /CO 2 concentrations to various human systems. (nasa.gov)
- The human body is an amazing structure made up of many fascinating parts and systems. (howstuffworks.com)
- Learn about the human body and how its systems work together. (howstuffworks.com)
- Physiology focuses on the systems and organs of the human body and their functions. (wikipedia.org)
- Newer systems, such as the PAWPER tape, make use of a simple two-step process to estimate weight: the length-based weight estimation is modified according to the child's body habitus to increase the accuracy of the final weight prediction. (wikipedia.org)
- The systems in the human body that enable it to adapt to heat become overwhelmed. (scientificamerican.com)
- revised concept can actually be applied to the human body because its internal balance is due to fine-tuning on behalf of the different systems that work within it. (bartleby.com)
- A new analysis of the body size of early humans and our relatives suggests that the first members of the genus Homo -which includes Homo sapiens -were not larger than earlier hominin species. (amnh.org)
- The new results challenge the evolutionary model that argues that body size increased from Australopithecus individuals to early Homo species. (amnh.org)
- Corn was domesticated 9,000 years ago, but according to the carbon ratios of human teeth, it didn't become a major source of calories until about 1,200 years ago! (blogspot.com)
- Roughly 96 percent of the mass of the human body is made up of just four elements: oxygen, carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen, with a lot of that in the form of water. (livescience.com)
- The human body is composed of elements including hydrogen, oxygen, carbon, calcium and phosphorus. (wikipedia.org)
- How does the human body work? (nationalgeographic.com)
- We humans would look considerably different - both inside and out - if evolution had designed the human body to work better and last longer. (theregister.co.uk)
- The body is studied by health professionals, physiologists, anatomists, and by artists to assist them in their work. (wikipedia.org)
- An animal's body size is directly related to how it interacts with the natural world, influencing factors such as energy requirements, brain size, growth rates, diet, locomotion, and more," said Brian Richmond, a co-author on the new work and the Museum's curator of human origins. (amnh.org)
- Your body is an amazing work of nature. (worldatlas.com)
- It may be that the hundreds of thousands of years that humans lived and socialized as a nude species has left some indelible effects on the human psyche. (scoop.it)
- Richmond worked with lead author Mark Grabowski, an assistant research professor at George Washington University and soon-to-be James Arthur Postdoctoral Fellow in the Museum's Anthropology Division, and other colleagues to build the most comprehensive set of body mass estimates, species averages, and species averages by sex for fossil humans and their close relatives to date. (amnh.org)
- Dion, Berscheid, & Walster, 1972).The significance of the human body is made by interconnecting meaning and practice described by societal musings. (bartleby.com)
- Over half of your body is made of water (about 55 percent for adult women and 65 percent for men) and your body is set on keeping it that way. (rd.com)
- Some religions think the body is made from chakras that connect us to the universe . (wikipedia.org)
- In a small pilot study of 12 subjects, results indicated that grounding the human body during sleep reduces night-time levels of cortisol and resynchronizes cortisol hormone secretion more in alignment with the natural 24-hour circadian rhythm profile. (sfgate.com)
- By using this metabolite timetable as a reference, we accurately determined internal body time within 3 h from just two anti-phase blood samples. (pnas.org)
- Three-dimensional (3D) whole-body laser scanning provides another promising technique for evaluating "external" body shape by granting the opportunity to assess dozens of anthropological body measures at once with high accuracy and within only a few seconds of time 9 . (nature.com)
- They start off living on snails, but eventually vacate, spend some time in the water, and often move into a much bigger home - a human. (youtube.com)
- If your body stops responding for a long time and there is no brain activity please die. (slashdot.org)
- By that time, my body was so exhausted that I fell into a deep sleep once I closed my eyes. (bartleby.com)
- These books were some of the most influential books on the human body at the time. (worldatlas.com)
- Altogether, humans spend about 10 percent of their time awake with their eyes closed. (rd.com)
- Carbohydrates are present in the human body largely as fuels, either as simple sugars circulating through the bloodstream or as glycogen , a storage compound found in the liver and the muscles. (britannica.com)
- Some 60 chemical elements are found in the body, but what all of them are doing there is still unknown. (livescience.com)
- Calcium (1.5%) is the most common mineral in the human body - nearly all of it found in bones and teeth. (livescience.com)
- Chlorine (0.15%) is usually found in the body as a negative ion, called chloride. (livescience.com)
- One of our major results is that we found no evidence that the earliest members of our genus differed in body mass from earlier australopiths," said Grabowski. (amnh.org)
- In fact, one study found that the human body can trigger that thirsty sensation after losing just one percent of its total amount of water. (rd.com)
- However, Dr. Atala and colleagues note that current 3D printers are unable to produce human tissues and organs that are strong enough to be transplanted in the body or that can survive following transplantation. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- This helps the structures survive as they develop a blood vessel system, which they need in order to function in the human body. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- In humans,they can survive that way for up to 25 years. (youtube.com)
- Anthropometric methods and data are needed to better describe the diversity of the human body in human populations, its age dependence, and associations with health risk. (nature.com)
- We here applied this body typing concept to describe the diversity of body shapes in an aging population and its association with physical activity and selected health and lifestyle factors. (nature.com)
- We find that aging results in similar reshaping of female and male bodies despite the large diversity of body types observed in the study. (nature.com)
Effect on the huma1
- If your remains might be used this way, would you consider leaving your body to science? (exploratorium.edu)
- Besides learning science, I always wanted to learn more about how our bodies functioned. (bartleby.com)
- As I learned more about the human body in college through courses on molecular biology and nutrition, my passion for applying science to health and the body grew. (bartleby.com)
- Researchers used a novel 3D-printing technique to build a functional human ear. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- researchers have since shown that the metabolism of certain drugs relates more to IBW than total body weight. (wikipedia.org)
- The body louse also has "the smallest number of detoxification enzymes observed in any insect," the researchers wrote in a report appearing in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. (thefreelibrary.com)