Web links for The Integrated Organism Science 7

Inner body http://www.innerbody.com/

Structure and Function of the human body http://training.seer.cancer.gov/anatomy/

Heart surgery simulation

http://www.abc.net.au/science/lcs/heart.htm

Blood       http://www.funsci.com/fun3_en/blood/blood.htm

Interactive body http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/body/

http://www.exploratorium.edu/music/questions/earworm.html

http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2013/09/06/219246974/scientists-put-a-sixth-sense-for-numbers-on-brain-map

The Body’s Ecosystem http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/40600/title/The-Body-s-Ecosystem/

Interactive mind http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/mind/

Sleep http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/sleep/

Bone Curriculum http://depts.washington.edu/bonebio/ASBMRed/ASBMRed.html

Heart and circulatory system  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EhZXDgG9oSk

http://www.fi.edu/learn/heart/monitor/heartbeat.html

Why can’t we walk straight?    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYcvLw_jkkk

Walking straight into circles  https://blu175.mail.live.com/default.aspx?id=64855#n=393471809&fid=1&mid=49f02d69-0282-11e3-b588-00215ad9be56&fv=1

The Quantified Self  “Astrophysicist turned computer programmer Larry Smaar talks about how charting his bodily inputs and outputs in minute detail revealed the true ecology of the quantified self.”

http://lsmarr.calit2.net/multimedia?vid=2EMzInPwDDQ

http://vimeo.com/56407149

How brains learn to see (also see the Prakash Project–empathy, action, neuroscience, India)

http://www.ted.com/talks/pawan_sinha_on_how_brains_learn_to_see.html

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=prakash-blind-children-in-india-receive-gift-of-sight

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=blind-kids-gain-vision-late-childhood-while-giving-lesson-in-brain-science

Metabolism and circadian rhythms

http://www.the-scientist.com//?articles.view/articleNo/37269/title/Out-of-Sync/

Guts from Radiolab:  This hour, we dive into the messy mystery in the middle of us. What’s going on down there? And what can the rumblings deep in our bellies tell us about ourselves?                                   http://www.radiolab.org/2012/apr/02/

Interview with Mary Roach, author of Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal

http://www.npr.org/2013/04/01/175381702/in-digestion-mary-roach-explains-what-happens-to-the-food-we-eat 

 

From medicine to the movies, the horrifying to the holy, and history to the present day — we’re kinda obsessed with blood. This hour, we consider the power and magic of the red liquid that runs through our veins.         http://www.radiolab.org/2013/jul/31/

John and Zoltan are both blind, but they deal with the world in completely different ways — one paints vivid pictures in his mind, while the other refuses to picture anything at all. In this short, they argue about the truth of a world they can’t see. http://www.radiolab.org/blogs/radiolab-blog/2012/oct/22/seeing-dark/

Inside Ouch–Pain is a fundamental part of life, and often a very lonely part. Doctors want to understand their patients’ pain, and we all want to understand the suffering of our friends, relatives, or spouses. But pinning down another person’s hurt is a slippery business.  http://www.radiolab.org/blogs/radiolab-blog/2012/aug/27/pain-scale/

Placebo.   Could the best medicine be no medicine at all? We take stock of the pharmacy in our brains, consider the symbolic power of the doctor coat, and visit the tent of a self-proclaimed faith healer. http://www.radiolab.org/2007/may/17/

Who are we really?                    http://the-scientist.com/2012/03/01/who-are-we-really/

Who are we?    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1618379/pdf/7400812.pdf?tool=pmcentrez

Killer stress https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AytXzf2TvA8

Kidney transplants and culture in India:   http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Gujarat-Hindu-Muslim-families-swap-kidneys/articleshow/15319995.cms

Replacement parts                     http://the-scientist.com/2012/08/01/replacement-parts/

The Incredible Human Machine http://topdocumentaryfilms.com/incredible-human-machine/   also  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fXIcwm1oqQw  The documentary is divided into 9 segments on you tube.

Exploring the Human Microbiome  https://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=microbiome-graphic-explore-human-microbiome

Human Heart (very cool simulation)

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/body/map-human-heart.html

Muscle picture

Cross section–mouse stomach

Color vision

http://www.xrite.com/custom_page.aspx?pageid=77&lang=en

http://www.radiolab.org/story/211119-colors/

Illusions–optical and auditory

http://www.richardgregory.org/papers/brainmodels/illusions-and-brain-models_p1.htm

http://philomel.com/musical_illusions/

http://www.design.kyushu-u.ac.jp/~ynhome/ENG/Demo/illusions.html 

http://listverse.com/2008/02/29/top-10-incredible-sound-illusions/ 

http://www.michaelbach.de/ot/

Tactile Illusions

http://www.cim.mcgill.ca/~haptic/pub/VH-BRB-08.pdf 

http://www.newscientist.com/special/tactile-illusions

Neuroscience for Kids (Chudler at University of Washington)

http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/neurok.html

Human evolution

http://humanorigins.si.edu/

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