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  • sutures
  • Most bone activity in a newborn's skull occurs along the sutures, soft fibrous boundaries between adjacent bone plates. (aps.org)
  • Treating the skull as a semi-ellipsoid divided into patches that represented the bones of the cranial vault, they simulated volumetric expansion of the brain, thickness changes of the bones, and area growth along the sutures with so-called finite-element simulations. (aps.org)
  • Except for the mandible, all of the bones of the skull are joined together by sutures-synarthrodial (immovable) joints formed by bony ossification, with Sharpey's fibres permitting some flexibility. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diastatic fractures widen the sutures of the skull and usually affect children under three. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1996
  • Skull Mountain was opened in 1996 and is one of three roller coasters at the park with a 44-inch (1,100 mm) height requirement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Skull Fang, known in Japan as Skull Fang: Kuuga Gaiden (スカルファング ~空牙外伝~) is a 1996 vertical-scrolling shoot 'em up arcade game developed and published by Data East. (wikipedia.org)
  • On February 26, 1996, Pony Canyon and Scitron Label added the arcade version's background music of Skull Fang with the background music of another Data East MLC System title, Avengers in Galactic Storm, both into an album titled Skull Fang / Avengers in Galactic Storm, which was released exclusively in Japan. (wikipedia.org)
  • parietal
  • In young children, although rare, the possibility exists of developing a growing skull fracture especially if the fracture occurs in the parietal bone. (wikipedia.org)
  • blood vessels
  • If the force of the impact is excessive, the bone may fracture at or near the site of the impact and cause damage to the underlying physical structures contained within the skull such as the membranes, blood vessels, and brain. (wikipedia.org)
  • America
  • Having lived in America for the previous five years, Skull Orchard saw Langford turning his attention back across the Atlantic to the country he grew up in. (wikipedia.org)
  • A flume boat ride of the same name, Skull Mountain at Six Flags America near Baltimore, MD, closed in July 2011 to make room for Apocalypse. (wikipedia.org)
  • geometry
  • Now a team has developed a model that predicts skull shape changes based on physics and geometry principles alone, without any reference to biochemistry or genetics. (aps.org)
  • 1975
  • Ten12 Records re-united all the original members of Skull Snaps (Erv Littleton Waters, Sam O. Culley, and George Bragg) in 2005 in tandem with the band's first official release, "Snapped"/"I'm Your Pimp", since its 1975 single. (wikipedia.org)
  • Skull Session is an album by American jazz composer/arranger Oliver Nelson featuring performances recorded in 1975 for the Flying Dutchman label. (wikipedia.org)
  • Higher Chilton Farm, Chilton Cantelo Two skulls - Warbleton Priory ruin, Rushlake Green, Heathfield, East Sussex The Screaming Skull (1911) - F. Marion Crawford The Screaming Skull (1958) - American horror film The Great Ghost Rescue (1975) - novel by Eva Ibbotson John Henry Ingram (1897). (wikipedia.org)
  • occur
  • A model for skull growth predicts the shape of a healthy head (left) along with several deformities that can occur when some skull bones fuse prematurely. (aps.org)
  • While an uncomplicated skull fracture can occur without associated physical or neurological damage and is in itself usually not clinically significant, a fracture in healthy bone indicates that a substantial amount of force has been applied and increases the possibility of associated injury. (wikipedia.org)
  • This area of the cranial floor is weakened further by the presence of multiple foramina as a result this section is at higher risk for basilar skull fractures to occur. (wikipedia.org)
  • Compound depressed skull fractures occur when there is a laceration over the fracture, putting the internal cranial cavity in contact with the outside environment, increasing the risk of contamination and infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • cranial
  • Mathematician Alain Goriely of Oxford University in the UK and biomechanical engineer Ellen Kuhl of Stanford University in California, along with colleagues, have now developed computational tools to simulate the growth and evolving shape of the cranial vault-the "brain space" within the skull-in a way that is entirely based on mechanical effects. (aps.org)
  • The anterior cranial fossa changes especially during the first trimester of pregnancy and skull defects can often develop during this time. (wikipedia.org)
  • A skull fracture is a break in one or more of the eight bones that form the cranial portion of the skull, usually occurring as a result of blunt force trauma. (wikipedia.org)
  • The middle cranial fossa, a depression at the base of the cranial cavity forms the thinnest part of the skull and is thus the weakest part. (wikipedia.org)
  • initially
  • The bones of the roof of the skull are initially separated by regions of dense connective tissue called fontanelles. (wikipedia.org)
  • By the time of its release, The Skull Orchards, initially a songwriting project, had evolved into a full blown band with Langford on guitar and vocals, Chicago guitarist Mark Durante (ex-Revolting Cocks, KMFDM), drummer Steve Goulding (ex-Gang Of Four, Graham Parker & the Rumour) and bass player Alan Doughty (ex-Jesus Jones). (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • It is not known if he ever fought the Post-Crisis version of Superman before as his first (Post-Crisis) appearance was in Captain Atom , yet his history with S.T.A.R. Labs and SKULL remained as established in The DC Comics Encyclopedia . (wikipedia.org)
  • The oldest senior class society at the university, Skull and Bones has become a cultural institution known for its powerful alumni and various conspiracy theories. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their known functions are the lessening of the weight of the skull, the aiding of resonance to the voice and the warming and moistening of the air drawn through the nasal cavity. (wikipedia.org)
  • known as the Skull Fang squadron, the unit was founded in case the organization ever re-appeared. (wikipedia.org)
  • John Joseph Murphy (December 7, 1930 - March 23, 1970) was a Canadian professional wrestler better known by his ring name Skull Murphy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jo Sung-jin (born November 2, 1979), better known by his stage name Skull is a South Korean reggae singer, prior member of Stony Skunk and member of Skull & Haha. (wikipedia.org)
  • Made
  • However, these mental blasts were difficult to control and only made his condition worse, a situation he blamed on Superman after the Man of Steel captured the only SKULL scientists who could have cured him. (wikipedia.org)
  • Inspired by this tradition, Anthony Santellas made this lifesize hinged sculpture that opens to reveal a skull. (neatorama.com)
  • The skull is made up of a number of fused flat bones, and contains many foramina, fossae, processes, and several cavities or sinuses. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Bolinao Skull dates back to the 14th and 15th century A.D. and was likely made by historic inhabitants of Pangasinan, Philippines. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Aztecs carved skulls in monoliths of lava, and made masks of obsidian and jade. (wikipedia.org)
  • delicate
  • The term implies that if a person had a skull as delicate as that of the shell of an egg, and a tortfeasor who was unaware of the condition injured that person's head, causing the skull unexpectedly to break, the defendant would be held liable for all damages resulting from the wrongful contact, even if the tortfeasor did not intend to cause such a severe injury. (wikipedia.org)
  • Depressed skull fractures present a high risk of increased pressure on the brain, or a hemorrhage to the brain that crushes the delicate tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • album
  • Skull Orchard is the debut solo album by Jon Langford, recorded in August 1997 and released on January 20, 1998 by Sugar Free Records, a Chicago-based label. (wikipedia.org)
  • Skull is the fourth album by the British thrash metal band Evile. (wikipedia.org)
  • The article is about the band and its eponymous album Skull Snaps was a funk group active between 1963 and 1973. (wikipedia.org)
  • Renamed Skull Snaps, they released an eponymous album on the small GSF label in 1973 before disappearing. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Skull Snaps album contains drum breaks that have been sampled numerous times on various hip hop records. (wikipedia.org)
  • Skull Disco Album Reviews Intro Page: Fact Magazine Pitchfork Feature: The Month In: Grime / Dubstep RA: Shackleton & Appleblim - Soundboy Punishments. (wikipedia.org)
  • skeleton
  • The skull forms the anterior most portion of the skeleton and is a product of cephalisation-housing the brain, and several sensory structures such as the eyes, ears, nose, and mouth. (wikipedia.org)
  • remains
  • Built in last quarter of the 18th century on the border of the then Prussian County of Glatz , the temple serves as a mass grave with thousands of skulls and skeletal remains "adorning" its interior walls as well as floor, ceiling and foundations. (wikipedia.org)
  • While most of the park's coasters (except Kingda Ka) will operate in light rain, Skull Mountain remains open during thunderstorms, since it is enclosed. (wikipedia.org)
  • poison
  • In the 1870s poison manufacturers around the world began using bright cobalt bottles with a variety of raised bumps and designs (to enable easy recognition in the dark) to indicate poison, but by the 1880s the skull and cross bones had become ubiquitous, and the brightly coloured bottles lost their association. (wikipedia.org)
  • release
  • Skull Orchard, described on its release in 1998 as Langford's most Welsh release ever, had two homonymically-linked themes: Wales and whales which came together in the "Youghal" track, about the filming of the 1956 movie Moby Dick in coastal Wales. (wikipedia.org)
  • name
  • Atomic Skull is the name of two different DC Comics supervillains , both of whom are foes of Superman . (wikipedia.org)
  • Finishing moves Heart punch Signature moves Elbow smash Foreign objects Powerslam British wrestler Peter Northey (the son of wrestler Charles "Roy Bull Davies" Northey) adopted the "Skull Murphy" name along with a shaven-headed image. (wikipedia.org)
  • least
  • The Bettiscombe screaming skull of Dorset, England, is attested at least as early as 1897 in the book The Haunted Homes and Family Traditions of Great Britain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Make
  • The eggshell skull rule takes into account the physical, social and economic attributes of the plaintiff which might make them more susceptible to injury. (wikipedia.org)
  • Using skull art was Posada's way to make a connection with the popular audience. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • An eggshell is often used a visual metaphor for the thin skull rule. (wikipedia.org)
  • The skull and bones are often used in military insignia, e.g. in coats of arms of some military regiments. (wikipedia.org)
  • small
  • Skull Islet is a small islet just off the shore of South Pender Island in British Columbia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Skull Hollow is a small campground in the Ochoco National Forest & Crooked River National Grassland. (wikipedia.org)
  • brain
  • The growth of the skull in harmony with the brain is a complex process. (aps.org)
  • When he could not find a cure, he secretly contacted the criminal organization SKULL , and they implanted him with a radium -powered device designed to harness his neural disorder into deadly atomic "brain-blasts" in exchange for him becoming their agent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Later attacked by some thugs, the resulting brain damage caused insanity, and he took on the guise of "The Atomic Skull" who was a hero from an old movie serial that he loved. (wikipedia.org)
  • Functions of the skull include protection of the brain, fixing the distance between the eyes to allow stereoscopic vision, and fixing the position of the ears to enable sound localisation of the direction and distance of sounds. (wikipedia.org)
  • Like the skulls of other vertebrates, it protects the brain from injury. (wikipedia.org)
  • Area
  • The skulls were found as part of a massacre between settlers and Native Americans in the area under the leadership of Chief Paulina in the winter of 1864. (wikipedia.org)
  • Skull Hollow is a High Desert area. (wikipedia.org)
  • The common cause of injury is blunt force trauma where the impact energy transferred over a wide area of the skull. (wikipedia.org)
  • Spanish
  • The Spanish suppressed the Mexican skull art tradition because it was too Indito or pagan for their refined European tastes. (wikipedia.org)
  • parts
  • A future version of the model could guide surgeons who must remove parts of the skull to treat infants whose heads are growing improperly. (aps.org)
  • The skull is composed of two parts: the cranium and the mandible. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • Brandon Carroll as Jeff Jeff Dylan Graham as Matt Tepper Maggie Henry as Natalie Hannah Hughes as Morgan Lane Hughes as Daniel L.C. Holt as Victor E. L. Katz as Eddie Jennifer Price as Mom Benjamin Riley (as Ben Schmitt) as Himself (Commercial Guy) Debbie Stefanov as Abby Adam Wingard as Raymond Pop Skull screened at several major film festivals, including the American Film Institute and the Rome Film Festival. (wikipedia.org)
  • built
  • We at Bull Skull are very proud of the reputation we have built up for quality over the years. (angelfire.com)
  • Type
  • A depressed skull fracture is a type of fracture usually resulting from blunt force trauma, such as getting struck with a hammer, rock or getting kicked in the head. (wikipedia.org)
  • Time
  • Ceasing growth along suture lines at various time steps allowed the team to observe the evolution of abnormal skull shapes. (aps.org)
  • early
  • Since the society's inclusion of women in the early 1990s, Skull and Bones selects fifteen men and women of the junior class to join the society. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the Balingasay Site in Bolinao, Pangasinan, Philippines, archaeologists excavated 67 skulls, all of which had their teeth decorated in gold and were found with tradeware ceramics dating back to the Early Ming Dynasty in China circa 15th century A.D. The dental ornaments measure 10 millimeters wide by 11.5 millimeters in height. (wikipedia.org)
  • popular
  • While Frida's work focused on Mexicanidad, Chucho Reyes integrated European fine art styles with the essence of the popular Mexican skull art. (wikipedia.org)
  • society
  • Skull and Bones is an undergraduate senior secret student society at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut . (wikipedia.org)
  • Skull and Bones was founded in 1832 after a dispute among Yale debating societies Linonia , Brothers in Unity , and the Calliopean Society over that season's Phi Beta Kappa awards. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mountain
  • Skull Mountain is an enclosed roller coaster located at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey. (wikipedia.org)
  • Occasionally, ride operators will operate Skull Mountain with the interior lights illuminated. (wikipedia.org)
  • Site
  • The Bolinao Skull is an archaeological artifact excavated at the Balingasay Archaeological Site in Bolinao, Pangasinan in the Philippines. (wikipedia.org)
  • life
  • The worship of death involved worship of life, while the skull - symbol of death - was a promise to resurrection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hall
  • Bettiscombe Manor, Bettiscombe, Dorset Dickie - Tunstead Farm, Tunstead Milton, Derbyshire Skull of St Ambrose Barlow - Wardley Hall, Greater Manchester Skull of Anne Griffith - Burton Agnes Hall, Yorkshire Skull of Thephilus Brome? (wikipedia.org)
  • member
  • The association was founded by Russell and Daniel Coit Gilman , a Skull and Bones member. (wikipedia.org)
  • But although each new Skull and Bones member still visits Deer Island, the place leaves something to be desired. (wikipedia.org)
  • major
  • There are four major types of skull fractures: Linear Depressed Diastatic Basilar Linear fractures are the most common, and usually require no intervention for the fracture itself. (wikipedia.org)
  • little
  • Only because an actual skull is a little fragile though. (thinkgeek.com)
  • Linear skull fractures are usually of little clinical significance unless they parallel in close proximity or transverse a suture, or they involve a venous sinus groove or vascular channel. (wikipedia.org)
  • thin
  • The eggshell rule (or thin skull rule ) is a well-established legal doctrine in common law , used in some tort law systems, with a similar doctrine applicable to criminal law . (wikipedia.org)
  • The thin skull rule is not to be confused with the related crumbling skull rule in which the plaintiff suffers from a detrimental position (from a prior injury, for instance) pre-existent to the occurrence of the present tort. (wikipedia.org)
  • Areas of the skull that are covered with muscle have no underlying diploë formation between the internal and external lamina, which results in thin bone more susceptible to fractures. (wikipedia.org)