Latest Thermoregulation Stories
New book from Human Kinetics explains the significant impact of hormones on female physiology. Champaign, IL (PRWEB) June 14, 2012 While a man’s hormonal
Scientists have identified a protein which regulates the activation of brown fat in both the brain and the body's tissues.
Although the temperate climates of central Europe provide plentiful food in summer, finding enough to eat is much more problematic in winter.
No one likes being bitten by whining mosquitoes, but have you ever considered what the experience is like for them as their cold-blooded bodies fill with our warm blood?
Throughout the interior spaces of humans and other warm-blooded creatures is a special type of tissue known as brown fat, which may hold the secret to diets and weight-loss programs of the future.
Researchers have discovered that reindeer have multiple methods of keeping cool through their thick, long coats.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.