Did you know that if adult's blood vessels were laid end to end, they could circle Earth's equator four times? Or that the human heart beats over 3,000,000,000 times in an average lifespan? Did you know that the average human mouth produces about one liter of saliva daily? Or that the human nose can recognize . . .
Sports Science is the study of how human bodies function during exercise and physical competition. It looks at the factors that impact performance and health in sports setting from a cellular level up to a holistic, total body perspective, and everything in between. Students who want to work as sports science professionals deeply explore psychology, . . .
You'd be hard pressed to find someone who doesn't believe antibiotics are a good thing. But did you know an international crisis has been declared due to the overuse of antibiotics? Modern medical procedures perform miracles every day. Though in many developed nations life expectancy has stalled out. In America, obesity, addiction, and chronic stress . . .
Within the practices and professions within medicine, a mixture of medical knowledge, judgement, and proper data is undoubtedly important. With that said, a mountain of medical knowledge or judgment is almost useless without an ability to gather information about a patient, gather information about a health condition, and effectively deliver a treatment. Technology is -- . . .
Biochemistry is the science of life. All our life processes - walking, talking, moving, feeding - are essentially chemical reactions. So biochemistry is actually the chemistry of life, and it's supremely interesting. - Aaron Ciechanover Chemistry is the science of energy, matter, and how they interact. It is compelling, universal, and constantly omnipresent in our . . .
To increase your salary potential and job opportunities, a master's degree in this discipline will help. Your path in this field can begin in high school by taking biology classes. This level may introduce you to bioinformatics. After high school, a bachelor's degree in bioinformatics or computational biology is the next step. Colleges and universities . . .
Majoring in mathematics in college doesn’t mean you are doomed to work in a field with little variety. While mathematician is an excellent career for many reasons, it is far from the only, or even the most popular, career path among graduates of a math degree program. Earning a bachelor’s degree in math will open . . .
IMAGE SOURCE What is Forensic Anthropology? Forensic anthropology is a specialty of physical anthropology (the study of human remains). These scientists assist in the identification of deceased people whose bodies are badly burned, decomposed, mutilated, or otherwise difficult to identify. Their examination of the physical characteristics of an individual, such as skeletal abnormalities can help determine cause . . .
Career Outlook There are several career paths you can take in radiology technology. The degrees differ throughout the jobs in this field. We will expand on these and provide information on the degree options. More importantly, there are plenty of reasons to pursue a career in radiography. Radiologic technologists with an Associate's degree can look . . .