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The case study method of teaching applied to college science teaching, from The National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science Source: Case Study Collection – National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science
Psychological Illusions, Cognitive Illusions, Visual and Optical Illusions.
Stem cell study leads to potential new dementia treatment | Society | The Guardian.
“When the news broke recently that a team of Belgian scientists had “discovered” a new body part — a ligament located just outside the knee — the first place my mind went was to Padua, Italy…” via The Secrets Inside … Continue reading
The recent news about smoking was sensational: some people with damage to a prune-size slab of brain tissue called the insula were able to give up cigarettes instantly. via A Small Part of the Brain, and Its Profound Effects – … Continue reading
New Knee Ligament – NYTimes.com.
From the site: “By creating a new standard for the way anatomy is viewed, anatomyexpert.com paves the way for anatomists to learn about the human body in a brand new way that is a fun and interactive experience.” via anatomyEXPERT … Continue reading
Two knee surgeons at University Hospitals Leuven have discovered a previously unknown ligament in the human knee. This ligament appears to play an important role in patients with anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears. via New ligament discovered in the human … Continue reading
Peanut butter sniff test confirms Alzheimers | Futurity. Contrary to the title of the article at the above link, this test does NOT confirm Alzheimers, but nonetheless it is a very interesting approach for finding possible signs of the disease … Continue reading
How Our Stone Age Bodies Struggle To Stay Healthy In Modern Times : NPR.