Hummingbirds eating from my mouth (In Slow Motion) – Smarter Every Day 124

Hey it’s me Destin, welcome back to Smarter Every Day. If you’re like me, when you think of hummingbirds you think of cute little animals that go around drinking out of flowers and everything is happy and beautiful right? Well it’s not. They’re actually savage little beasts that will kill each other to get what

The Kids Are Not All Right: College Mental Health Needs an Intervention

The Kids Are Not All Right: College Mental Health Needs an Intervention

There’s no legal requirement for schools to provide health or mental health services to their students. Colleges do it because it’s the right thing to do and because it’s prudent. I think there’s a growing understanding and it’s something that we at the Jed Foundation are trying to really make schools aware of that it’s

Chemistry: Limiting Reactants aka Limiting Reagents 2 example problems | Homework Tutor

When you see chemical reactions written out in textbooks, it gives you the idea that you always have the exact right amounts for all of the reactants to be consumed completely in the reaction. In real life, in the lab, this is not the case. Usually you wind up using all of one reactant and

Ahern’s BB 350 at OSU – 24. Carbohydrates

Ahern’s BB 350 at OSU – 24. Carbohydrates

So I’m going to cut out most of the immune system, and that’s commonly what I do in the class, because the immune system is something that you really can’t cover in one lecture. I’m going to talk about a couple very basic things about the immune system. Then, I’m going to talk about cancer,

Making Health Easier: Healthy Changes Start in Preschool

Inhale. Exhale. Again. Inhale, exhale one more time. Inhale okay, we’re ready to start our day. My name is Claudia Mendoza and for the past five years I’ve been working with preschoolers. Child obesity it’s a problem in the U.S. and it’s a growing epidemic, but what worries me the most, it’s something that could

Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds, Healthy Learners

Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds, Healthy Learners is a partnership between Bruce Vento Elementary School and the University of Minnesota Extension’s Children, Youth and Family Consortium. Funded by an Extension Issue Area Grant, we’ve been working together to enhance the health, well-being and learning of students at the school. [Principal Masini]: “I haven’t worked in a

Lac Operon – gene regulation  || Biology || rPiXY

Lac Operon – gene regulation || Biology || rPiXY

Today I’m going to discuss you about application of operon theory. First of all we have to know what is operon. Operon is gene action. How a gene acts or reacts.50% work of central dogma is done by operon. Now the question is what happens, when an e. choli cell is placed into a glucose

Why Don’t We Have Functional Biofuel Yet?

Why Don’t We Have Functional Biofuel Yet?

Over the last several decades, we’ve poured billions of dollars into biofuel research…so why can’t you fill up with it at the gas station yet? Where are the biofuels?! After all, the gas you put in your car is essentially an ancient biofuel: it used to be organic matter—mostly algae, actually—that over millions of years

Case Study: A Pre-Diabetic Middle-aged Man

Case Study: A Pre-Diabetic Middle-aged Man

Around the world today, more than 2 billion people are overweight or obese. Our global obesity epidemic has been described as the most significant preventable public health crisis in recent history. This 48-year-old manager of a construction firm found himself fighting an uphill battle against a disease that can effect every organ system in the