Mental Status Exam: Normal Exam: Orientation, Memory
Asking questions about month, date, day of week and place tests orientation, which involves not only memory but also attention and language. 3-word recall tests recent memory for which the temporal lobe is important. Remote memory tasks such as naming Presidents, test not only the temporal lobes but also heteromodal association cortices. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relate
An Analysis of Bone/Muscle Movement
By manipulating a simple kinematic model representing the leg and foot, students can get hands on information about the interaction of bones and muscles in humans. Having worked with the model, they then are able to predict and analyze the properties of bone/muscle systems in other vertebrates and understand how these systems have become modified during the course of evolution for a particular life style. By the end of the exercise, students have learned both traditional information (cellular st
Helpful Hints for Field Sketching
This online article, from Biodiversity Counts, offers insight into the task of field sketching. After discussing the difference between seeing and observing, the article offers tips designed to help make students better at observational rendering. The six hints discussed are proportions, perspective, volume, simplifying, practicing a lot, and having fun.
Money talks: July 11th 2011
In this week's programme - Asian consumers and their spending habits, Carrefour's troubles and the crisis on Britain's high streets
Learn Hindi Daily Show – Lessons from 2009 that have not been rated
Today I want to bring to your attention all the lessons from 2009 that have not received a rating. There are only 3!! Please take a moment to listen to...
11.07.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Bei einer schweren Explosion auf einem Marinestützpunkt im Süden der Mittelmeerinsel Zypern sind nach Rundfunkberichten mindestens acht Menschen ums Leben gekommen. Aus zunächst unbekannten Gründen sollen mehrere Container mit Munition detoniert sein. Augenzeugen berichteten, der Stützpunkt Evangelos Floraki
I doggy do!
July 11 - Owners make honest hounds out of their pets in a marriage ceremony for canine couples in Lima. Kilmeny Duchardt reports.
Student Activities for Bach Cantata
A lesson plan aimed at all levels. It presents a number of different activities as starting points for the study of the set work. Teachers may select from the list in any order depending on the level of the class, progress of the students, etc.
A consideration of the causes and effects of inflation
TOMS Ozone at the South Pole: October Averages from 1979 through 2000
The year 2000s Antarctic ozone hole is the largest ever observed. Scientists continue to investigate the phenomenon, and are somewhat surprised by its scale. Using data from NASAs Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) instrument onboard the Earth Probe satellite, researchers can evaluate and compare current conditions over the south pole to readings taken by other instruments in years past. Continued monitoring of polar ozone levels helps researchers gain a better understanding of how the plan
Minimum Measured Ozone Level in 1998
Stratospheric Ozone level for September 30, 1998.
Temperature of the Gulf Stream
This site Presents a MODIS (Moderate-resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) image of the Gulf Stream. The image is color-coded to show the variation in temperature of the ocean water. A brief description of the Gulf Stream, its direction and speed, and a link to other related imagery are included.
Internet Safety - Quiz
Are you Web wise?
Social Factors in Health and Disease Fall 2007
Social Factors in Health and Disease (Guest: L. Syme). From Public Health 250A: Epidemiologic Methods I - Fall 2007. Principles and methods of epidemiology: study design, selection, and definition of cases and controls; sampling, data collection, analysis, and inference. Discussion session provides an opportunity to apply methods to problem sets and to discuss issues presented in lectures.
Progression of Hurricane Charley, 2004 (WMS)
Hurricane Charley was the first of four hurricanes to hit the United States in 2004.
El Nino Sea Surface Temperature, Height, and Wind Anomaly Onionskin: January 1997 through December 1
El Nino sea surface temperature, height, and wind anomalies in the Pacific for January 1997 through December 1997. The data sets are added one layer at a time, followed by a zoom into the eastern Pacific. (Wind anomalies stop at October 1997)
Christie Clark gets serenaded for Earth Day
Students from University Highlands elementary school performed an Earth Day song for B.C. premier Christy Clark in the Djavad Mowafaghian Courtyard at Blusson Hall. BC premier Christy Clark was at SFU Burnaby to announce funding for a new neighbourhood energy utility on Burnaby Mountain. This district energy system will provide heat for the whole campus plus future homes in the UniverCity sustainable community. It will also replace SFU's aging boilers and help reduce 80 per cent of the school's
Tip of the Week: PolySearch
This tip is a quick introduction to PolySearch, for more information, see: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=9084
All month long, in honor of Colon Cancer awareness, Dr. Raju, in the department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, is answering colonoscopy questions on facebook via video from his computer here at MD Anderson.
Build a LabVIEW subVI to wait for audio level to exceed a user-defined threshold, and then record audio until the audio level drops below the threshold again.