In this video, Neil Harbisson, born without color vision, wears an incredible piece of technology, the eyeborg, which translates colors into a symphony of sounds that Neil can associate with more colors than normal human vision can see.
Learn about haptics. Haptics is a field of engineering that is focused on replicating the sense of touch. Simulating the feeling of a surface could make for more immersive entertainment, more edifying educational tools, or more realistic training devices.
The basics of the nervous system are demonstrated through explanations and animations.
Students will 1. understand how each of the five senses works and define the related terminology. 2. compare and contrast the means by which the senses gather information about the world. 3. investigate a research question, analyze the results, and present the findings - Brown
To activate prior knowledge, to generate questions about a given topic, and to organize knowledge using a KWL Chart.
Covers stem cells and some of their medical uses through the example of Parkinson’s disease and neurology.
Looks at Alzheimer’s disease as a way to study modern molecular techniques applied to medicine. Covers human biology and cell functions.
This study guide reviews the parts of nervous system (central and peripheral), parts of the brain, parts and types of nerve cells, nerve impulses, synapses and communication between neurons, and sense organs.