Discussion in 'Picture Threads Archive' started by Abaddon, Mar 5, 2006.
Fulfilling the mispronunciation of my surname.
Made an attempt at understanding the mechanics of the Loop of Henle.
Concentration gradient no?
Lots of those. And they change too.
I seem to have vague memories of potassium pumps and countercurrent flows? Or am i making this all up?
Er, with a vague a phenomena as that you might as well say that as the answer to pretty much any biological phenomena.
No, you're not. Countercurrent flow is the main mechanism for concentrating urine. And it is powered first and foremost by active transport.
Glad to know my $15k debit was worth it
I've had a very entertaining conversation with a girl.
The day's only just begun, but I've already had a shower, put my clothes in the wash, pooped, and made a sandwich, in that order! I just need to shave now. Haven't done that in a while.
Error coco, shave should have been before shower!
Definately shave and dump before showering.
I achieved sleeping in 'til 2. I'm working today so theres no guilt.
Being among the top 25 students in my chemistry course, I was offered to test a new molecular modeling program this semester.
Wrote my first computer program. It's just Python, a simple exercise for a course, but it's still something.
First we drafted the lambs.
Then we crutched out the <bad> ones.
Finally we moved the lambs out into the paddocks.
Pretty simple day.
I picked up some medicine for my bedridden mother, then finished a history of global science by Dick Dick Teresi.
I did my (teeny tiny) part for cancer research, again. I signed a second consent form allowing my blood sample (given a few weeks ago) to be used in a second, related research project.
Looked after a child, from waking to getting her to school. Not had such responsibility before (I am an only child)
Deadlifted 162.5 kg for 12 reps.
Managed another day's wonderful procrastination at work.
Left on the agenda: Clean house to prepare for open-house showing later this week, hopefully we'll have sold the place by this weekend.
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