A webspace built for the latest health information that will educate and entertain kids and adults alike. Discover our other popular features such as Health Calculators, Kids Health(c), and the Breast Cancer Guide in addition to the Virtual Body. Bariatric Surgery Guide Did you know an estimated 5-10 million Americans are considered morbidly obese? As a result, more are turning to weight loss surgery as treatment. Our guide contains current knowledge of obesity health risks, risks of surgery procedures, and ineffectiveness of non-surgical approaches
Abandoned Six Flags New OrleansHurricane Katrina killed this clown. According to the photographer, “An abandoned Six Flags amusement park, someone spray painted ‘Six Flags 2012 coming soon’ on the wall above the downed head. But they were clownin.’Skeletal SystemThe Skeleton is the name given to the collection of bones that holds the rest of our body up. Our skeleton is very important to us. It does three major jobs. It protects our vital organs such as the brain, the heart and the lungs. It gives us the shape that we have.
Battleship Island - Japan's rotting metropolisThese days the only things that land on Hashima Island are the shits of passing seagulls. An hour or so’s sail from the port of Nagasaki, the abandoned island silently crumbles. A former coal mining facility owned by Mitsubishi Motors, it was once the most densely populated place on earth, packing over 13,000 people into each square kilometre of its residential high-risers. It operated from 1887 until 1974, after which the coal industry fell into decline and the mines were shut for good.
Talking Glossary of Genetic TermsGlossary Home | Text Version Designed to help learners at any level better understand genetic terms Guided by national science standards Explained by scientists at the NIH The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) created the Talking Glossary of Genetic Terms to help everyone understand the terms and concepts used in genetic research.
12 Software Dreaming LifeWhat is a Lucid Dream? “A lucid dream is a dream in which the person is aware that he or she is dreaming while the dream is in progress. During lucid dreams, it is often possible to exert conscious control over the dream characters and environment, as well as to perform otherwise physically impossible feats.” (wikipedia)
About ACTEHome > Who We Are > About ACTE The Association for Career and Technical Education is the largest national education association dedicated to the advancement of education that prepares youth and adults for careers. Read more about our history, mission and structure. ACTE Leadership ACTE's leadership is a volunteer Board of Directors, elected by the members of the Association in an annual election. Board officers include the president, president-elect and past-president.Olympic Games Posters 1896 to 2012The 2012 Summer Olympic Games will begin tomorrow, on July 27th in London, United Kingdom. I thought it would be interesting to see how the design trends in Olympic posters have changed during the years. In this article you will find every official poster of the Summer Olympic Games from 1896 to 2012.
Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation: Opus V: Skeletal System: IntroductionHome | Search | About Us | FAQ | Reviews | Contact Us Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation: Opus V: Skeletal System Ronald A. Bergman, PhD Adel K. Afifi, MD, MS Ryosuke Miyauchi, MD Peer Review Status: Internally Peer ReviewedChairman Mao's Underground CityIn 1969, Chairman Mao commanded the construction of a second Beijing beneath the surface of the original city, designed to accommodate all six million of its then inhabitants, so that if nuclear war did kick off, folk would still have somewhere to hang out and play Mah Jong while the rest of us burnt to death in a shower of atomic rain. War never came, but the city is still there. To be fair to the crazy Chairman, by that time he was lost in the midst of those closing dark days of China’s brutal cultural revolution and the onset of motor neurone disease had shifted his ongoing descent into madness up to warp speed.
Anatomy Library - Anatomy AtlasesThe Ruins of DetroitPosted Feb 07, 2011 Share This Gallery inShare850 Up and down Detroit’s streets, buildings stand abandoned and in ruin.