• bipeds
  • In humans and other bipeds, walking is generally distinguished from running in that only one foot at a time leaves contact with the ground and there is a period of double-support. (wikipedia.org)
  • While it does not truly walk as most bipeds or quadrupeds do, it has the ability to use its pectoral fins to keep it upright as it makes a wiggling motion with snakelike movements. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trilogy
  • series (also known as the Trilogy of Life or Walking with Prehistoric Life series) is a collection of shows that are produced by the BBC and are made by Impossible Pictures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sea Monsters: A Walking with Dinosaurs Trilogy (2003) In this three-part series, Marven again travels through time to encounter many prehistoric marine creatures that lived during, before, and after dinosaurs. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the final book of the Chaos Walking trilogy, a world-ending war erupts as three armies march into New Prentisstown. (wikipedia.org)
  • The New World" is a short prequel to the trilogy, detailing the events that led up to Viola's scout ship crashing into New World. (wikipedia.org)
  • posture
  • clarification needed] Sustained walking sessions for a minimum period of thirty to sixty minutes a day, five days a week, with the correct walking posture, reduce health risks and have various overall health benefits, such as reducing the chances of cancer, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, anxiety disorder and depression. (wikipedia.org)
  • bullet
  • Matthew Reeves, the co-author of the study said, "There is no magic bullet in getting people to reach those benchmarks but walking a dog has a measurable impact. (wikipedia.org)
  • gait
  • Walking is defined by an 'inverted pendulum' gait in which the body vaults over the stiff limb or limbs with each step. (wikipedia.org)
  • One study suggests that the toe walking-sometimes called an equinus gait-associated with cerebral palsy presents with an abnormally short medial and lateral gastrocnemius and soleus-the primary muscles involved in plantarflexion. (wikipedia.org)
  • This suggests that cerebral palsy in which an equinus gait is present may be due to abnormally weakened plantarflexion that can only manage toe walking. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1995
  • In the UK, a Department of Transport report found that between 1995/97 and 2005 the average number of walk trips per person fell by 16%, from 292 to 245 per year. (wikipedia.org)
  • limbs
  • This applies regardless of the number of limbs-even arthropods, with six, eight or more limbs, walk. (wikipedia.org)
  • Definitions based on the percentage of the stride during which a foot is in contact with the ground (averaged across all feet) of greater than 50% contact corresponds well with identification of 'inverted pendulum' mechanics and are indicative of walking for animals with any number of limbs, although this definition is incomplete. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the most sophisticated real-world walking vehicles is the Martin Montensano-built 'Walking Beast', a 7-ton quadrapod experimental vehicle suspended by four hydraulic binary-configuration limbs with much greater dexterity. (wikipedia.org)
  • exercise
  • A study by Michigan State University showed that people who walk their dogs are 34% more likely to meet expected levels of exercise, with a recommended level of 150 minutes of activity such as dog walking per week. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research conducted by the University of Western Australia has discovered that walking your dog helps build relationships in your community research showed that people in the community would acknowledge and greet other people in the street exchange favors with neighbors which can encourage more exercise in the community giving pets and owners a chance at a healthier life. (wikipedia.org)
  • another
  • Speed is another factor that distinguishes walking from running. (wikipedia.org)
  • Eric Cabahug began writing the screenplay of the film in 2014, predating Die Beautiful another film which Deadma Walking has been compared to by two years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another difference is that the hand bones of gorillas lack key features that were once thought to limit the extension of the wrist during knuckle-walking in chimpanzees. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another possible knuckle-walking taxon was the extinct chalicotheres, which looked something like a cross between a horse and a gorilla. (wikipedia.org)
  • Variations on wing walking became common, with such stunts as doing handstands, hanging by one's teeth, and transferring from one plane to another. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another successful woman in this profession was Lillian Boyer, who performed hundreds of wing-walking exhibitions, automobile-to-plane changes, and parachute jumps. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • In Florida, walking catfish are known to have invaded aquaculture farms, entering ponds where these predators prey on agricultural fish stocks. (wikipedia.org)
  • The earliest known instance of a wing-walking on a powered aircraft was an experimental flight in England involving a biplane built by Colonel Samuel Franklin Cody in 1911. (wikipedia.org)
  • Charles Lindbergh, whose career in flight began with wing walking, was well known for stunts involving parachutes. (wikipedia.org)
  • form
  • The form The National Walking Survey is no longer accepting responses. (google.com)
  • This need has produced different wrist bone anatomy and, through this, a different form of knuckle-walking. (wikipedia.org)
  • studio album
  • Walking Wounded is the ninth studio album by British musical duo Everything but the Girl. (wikipedia.org)
  • Walking Shadows is a studio album by jazz saxophonist Joshua Redman, released in 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • Walking On is a studio album by musicians Ananda Shankar and State of Bengal, released on 12 September 1999 by Real World Records. (wikipedia.org)
  • short
  • Ness has published three short stories set in the world of Chaos Walking. (wikipedia.org)
  • The length of a walk might vary by breed or owners request ranging from short relief walks to longer walks with a specific amount of time set by the owner. (wikipedia.org)
  • sometimes
  • Toe walking is sometimes caused by a bone block located at the ankle which prevents the antagonist movement, dorsiflexion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Depending on the resources available, and the abilities of the injured persons, walking wounded may sometimes be used to assist treatment of more seriously injured patients or assist with other tasks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pangolins also sometimes walk on their knuckles. (wikipedia.org)
  • bone
  • Walking also improves bone health, especially strengthening the hip bone, and lowering the harmful low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, and raising the useful high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vocal
  • Several tracks from the album were released as singles, including "the cinematic drum 'n' bass-pop crossover" "Walking Wounded" and the "thumping house" track "Wrong", which reached numbers six and eight on the UK Singles Chart, and the downtempo "Single" that set Thorn's emotionally direct vocal against breakbeats, organ and strings. (wikipedia.org)
  • experimental
  • While the mobility of walking vehicles is arguably higher than that of wheeled or tracked vehicles, their inherent complexity has limited their use mainly to experimental vehicles. (wikipedia.org)
  • correct
  • If conservative measures fail to correct the toe walking after about 12-24 months, surgical lengthening of the tendon is an option. (wikipedia.org)
  • Using sequential walking, the correct nuclei can be assigned to their crosspeaks. (wikipedia.org)
  • young
  • This colorful, modernist painting depicts women and a young girl walking in front of a long line of others. (si.edu)
  • For the upcoming film adaptation, see Chaos Walking (film) Chaos Walking is a young adult science fiction series written by U.S.-born British novelist Patrick Ness. (wikipedia.org)
  • For idiopathic toe walking in young children, doctors may prefer to watch and wait: the child may "outgrow" the condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • ability
  • An average human child achieves independent walking ability at around 11 months old. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scientific studies have also shown that walking, besides its physical benefits, is also beneficial for the mind, improving memory skills, learning ability, concentration and abstract reasoning, as well as ameliorating spirits. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is named for its ability to "walk" across dry land, to find food or suitable environments. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wearing a brace or splint either during the day, night or both which limits the ability of the child to walk on their toes and stretches the Achilles tendon. (wikipedia.org)
  • link
  • Its stone piers now support the Chantry footbridge, which is one of a number of bridges that link peaceful walks on either side of the rier as it flows through the heart of the town on its way to the sea. (visitbritain.com)
  • series
  • Walking with Dinosaurs (1999) This six-part series is focused on the rise, success, and the demise of the dinosaurs and other animals in the Mesozoic Era. (wikipedia.org)
  • Walking with Beasts (2001) This six-part series is a sequel to Walking with Dinosaurs, and its focus is on the world after the dinosaurs, and the rise of the mammals in the Cenozoic Era. (wikipedia.org)
  • Walking with Monsters (2005) This three-part series is a prequel to Walking with Dinosaurs, and its focus is life before the dinosaurs, in the Paleozoic Era. (wikipedia.org)
  • The series is named after a line in the first book: "The Noise is a man unfiltered, and without a filter, a man is just chaos walking. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • 12.3 Million: How many people tuned in to watch Sunday's premiere of "The Walking Dead. (washingtonexaminer.com)
  • Walking lengthened the life of people with diabetes regardless of age, sex, race, body mass index, length of time since diagnosis, and presence of complications or functional limitations. (wikipedia.org)
  • This growing emphasis on walking has arisen because people walk less nowadays than previously. (wikipedia.org)
  • Week
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's fact sheet on the "Relationship of Walking to Mortality Among U.S. Adults with Diabetes" states that those with diabetes who walked for 2 or more hours a week lowered their mortality rate from all causes by 39 per cent. (wikipedia.org)
  • past
  • If a child continues to walk on their toes past the age of three, they should be evaluated by a doctor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Idiopathic toe walking can be described as bilateral toe walking with no orthopedic or neurological cause past the age of two. (wikipedia.org)
  • less
  • There are differences between knuckle-walking in chimpanzees and gorillas: juvenile chimpanzees engage in less knuckle-walking than juvenile gorillas. (wikipedia.org)
  • side
  • Of 348 subjects with positive family history of toe walking, about 60% had family history on the paternal side showing it may be genetically related to paternal genes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Walking Brooklyn: 30 Tours Exploring Historical Legacies, Neighborhood Culture, Side Streets, and Waterways is a book by Adrienne Onofri. (wikipedia.org)
  • daily
  • As described by the Brooklyn Daily Eagle: "Each walk begins with a map of the area with the appropriate route highlighted, a summary of boundaries, approximate distance of the route and the closest subway stop to begin at, followed by a brief historical introduction to the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • reduce
  • Able bodied children were tasked to perform gaits at different levels of toe walking and the study discovered that their toe walking could not reduce the force to the levels that cerebral palsy patients indicated in their walk. (wikipedia.org)
  • largest
  • In most mass casualty situations, the walking wounded are the largest category of casualty. (wikipedia.org)
  • The largest walking machine ever made is the Big Muskie dragline excavator, used primarily in mining operations. (wikipedia.org)
  • route
  • The walks are each concluded with a summary of the points of interests described as well as a MapQuest-like route summary. (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • Their knuckle-walking involves flexing the tips of their fingers and carrying their body weight down on the dorsal surface of their middle phalanges. (wikipedia.org)
  • animals
  • Walking over that bridge it's easy to imagine farmers of old coming from all over the county to sell their animals, crops and other produce, much as they still do today, albeit at more trendy markets. (visitbritain.com)