Essays Tagged: "cranium"

Alcoholic Shark. A drunk Shark?! No, but a funny tale that is best read while intoxicated! A favorite of Marines!

hout a person's life, it only seems natural that copious amounts of information are stored in one's cranium. Stored in parts of the brain that scientists don't yet understand, the memories lie dormant ...

(5 pages) 50 0 3.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

A creative story about nothing inparticular.

bbed my crouch my mother pulled the bed sheets from under me. I fell to the bed, nearly injuring my cranium. I groomed myself as usual. I through on some undies, a black tee shirt, and pulled out my n ...

(3 pages) 46 0 2.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Brain Conquered Brawn in Early Humans

thick muscles that anchored a huge jaw to the crown of the head. The change would have allowed the cranium to grow larger and led to the growth of a bigger brain capable of making tools and language. ...

(4 pages) 43 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

The Human Brain

lly is. A brain is the portion of the vertebrate central nervous system that is enclosed within the cranium, continuous with the spinal cord, and composed of what is known as gray matter and white mat ...

(5 pages) 127 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Contribution of Leakey family to our increased understanding of human evolution.

Mary1959 discovery of Zinjanthropus cranium at OlduvaiStarted modern science of paleoanthropology (Study of Human Origins)Louis and Mary ...

(3 pages) 29 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Homo Habilis Powerpoint

d a lower jaw fragment, teeth and upper mandible.Human Features- Foramen Magnum directly underneath cranium- Small Canine Teeth- No Skull Crest- Small Side Muscle Attachment BoneApe Features- Thick Ja ... e Muscle Attachment BoneApe Features- Thick Jaw Bone- Large Brow Ridge- Flat Chin- Nose Bone- Small Cranium- Small Forehead- Large MuzzleTool Making- First stone tools made and used by Homo habilis- U ...

(1 pages) 20 0 4.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Shit is Hitting the Fan!!

Pain in my head, exploding by brains,Thoughts push at my cranium, making me insane.Those that filter out, tear at my mind.Trying to find reasoning for the sh ...

(1 pages) 27 2 3.7 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Anatomy

articulates via the mobile synovial temporomandibular joint•The bones can be divided into the cranium and the facial bones•The upper part of the cranium is the vault and the lowest part is ... bone - diploeInternal layer is thinner & more brittleBoth tables are covered by periosteum-pericranium-outer layer &endocranium-internal layerSkull - Anterior & Lateral View•Frontal ...

(23 pages) 15 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Forensic Report

arietal surrounded by spiral and radial fractures extending across most of the right surface of the cranium, I believe cause of death to be blunt force trauma to the right temple region. The le ...

(1 pages) 347 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Spinal Bifida

f the congenital malformations. The other two types of neural tube defect, includes anencephaly and cranium bifidum. The backbone and the spinal cord do not close before birth. This results in the spi ...

(3 pages) 28 0 2.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Basal Ganglia Disorders

The brain is the portion of the central nervous system that is enclosed within the cranium, continuous with the spinal cord, and composed of what is known as gray matter and white mat ...

(5 pages) 568 1 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology