Cell Communication Mechanisms in the Vertebrate Retina (The Proctor Lecture)

submitted by: arvojenny
The vertebrate retina has a unique position within the panoply of the nervous system networks: our understanding of its complex circuitry of interacting neurons and glia has become the gold standard of our current knowledge of network operations. This presentation is about work from my laboratory that contributed to some of the concepts that support our contemporary views of the functional retina. Early in the pursuit of retinal function, a vital issue was that of understanding the...
Authors: Robert Miller

Strange Science: Superhuman Strength

submitted by: scivee-team

A Discovery Channel series segment of the science behind the superhuman strength displayed by body-builders and weight-lifters.How do some humans achieve superhuman strength? From a series by the Discovery Channel.