Browsing articles from "April, 2012"
Apr
22
2012

Why Work Out: An Analysis in the form of Small Viewpoints

little-exercise

This is a text message that I sent on why I thought it be useful to exercise while engaging in academia. I present the motives for exercise through various viewpoints.   Allow me to advertise this proposal through many views: (Student)-It will help us study and ensure we get good grades though focus! (As a sex-driven man) We will be getting all the women with our muscles! (Scientist) We can use this opportunity to learn [...]

Apr
22
2012

An Ode to a Beautiful Cell

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“Darling, you initiated my sodium influx, but you failed to depolarize my cell. So instead of reaching +30mV, my potential actually fell. I know you meant no harm, you only wanted fun, but unfortunately for you, my M.O. was all-or-none. So ultimately, with dying jolts, our neurons never got to fire, perhaps you should block my K channel, to try and make my voltage higher. However, my love for you is like an AP’s path; [...]