Sensory system
A sensory system is a part of the nervous system responsible for processing sensory information. A sensory system consists of sensory receptors, neural pathways, and parts of the brain involved in s...
Sensory system - Wikipedia
Spider eyes inspire a new kind of depth-sensing camera
As robots and gadgets continue to pervade our everyday lives, they increasingly need to see in 3D — but as evidenced by the notch in your iPhone, depth-sensing cameras are still pretty bulky. A new ap...
This bionic lens implant could make your vision three times better than 20/20 | Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building
Wearing corrective eye glasses could soon be a thing of the past. The Ocumetics Bionic Lens, invented by Dr. Garth Webb of Ocumetics Technology Corp, claims to be a painless implant that could…
Scallops can have up to 200 eyes
Scallops can have up to 200 eyes. We don't think we'll look at them on a menu the same way again. (Via Seeker)
The Freaky Secret Hiding Inside a Scallop's 200 Glittering Eyes
Researchers have figured out how scallops build mirrors out of living tissue to focus light in their 200 eyes.
Nanodrops to Treat and Cure Your Eye Sight Problems Could Ultimately Replace Lens
The Most Beautiful Children Eyes That Will Take Your Breath
Hi, check it out pictures of the most beautiful kid's eyes in the world!
Future Treatments For Spine And Spinal Cord Injuries
Future Treatments For Spine And Spinal Cord Injuries
Here's what to do if you're stung by a jellyfish
Don't pee on it!!! Relying on urban myths is the last thing you'd want to do when dealing with an extremely painful jellyfish sting. Most of the information out there on how to...
What Exactly Does Your Eye Color Say About You?
Eyes are generally the first thing we notice about a person - and scientists have discovered that there may be a reason why we look to them for guidance about a new person right off the bat.
What is ASMR?
Autonomous sensory meridian response (ASMR) is a euphoric experience characterized by a static-like or tingling sensation on the skin that typically begins on the scalp and moves down the back of the ...
Odd reason some guys have fewer sex partners
Men who were born without a sense of smell report having far fewer sexual partners than other men do, and women with the same disorder report being more insecure
The Connoisseur Of Pain
Stung by dozens of different insects for his research, the entomologist Justin Schmidt has become an expert in physical agony...
7 Secrets For A Wonderful Facial
Facial keeps your skin young but sometime a facial can irritate the region and lead to skin inflammation. Here is list of 7 secrets every women should follow for a beautiful facial
Skin care
Cosmetics (also known as makeup or make-up) are care substances used to enhance the appearance or odor of the human body. They are generally mixtures of chemical compounds, some being derived from nat...
Illusion of the Year - Ambiguous Cylinder Illusion
Finalist of the Best Illusion of the Year Contest 2016 Title: Ambiguous Cylinder Illusion Author: Kokichi Sugihara Institution: Meiji University, Japan
A sense is a physiological capacity of organisms that provides data for perception. The senses and their operation, classification, and theory are overlapping topics studied by a variety of fields, mo...
Sensory organs
A sense is a physiological capacity of organisms that provides data for perception. The senses and their operation, classification, and theory are overlapping topics studied by a variety of fields, mo...
Sensory receptor
In a sensory system, a sensory receptor is a sensory nerve ending that responds to a stimulus in the internal or external environment of an organism. In response to stimuli, the sensory receptor initi...
Sensory receptor - Wikipedia
Afferent nerve fiber
In the nervous system, afferent neurons (otherwise known as sensory, receptor neurons, and afferent axons), carry nerve impulses from receptors or sense organs toward the central nervous system. This ...
Afferent nerve fiber - Wikipedia
Auditory system
The auditory system is the sensory system for the sense of hearing. It includes both the sensory organs (the ears) and the auditory parts of the sensory system.
The auditory periphery, starting w...
Auditory system - Wikipedia
Gustatory system
The gustatory system is the sensory system for the sense of taste.
The gustatory system allows humans to distinguish between safe and harmful food. Bitter and sour foods we find unpleasant, while...
Olfactory system
The olfactory system is the sensory system used for olfaction, or the sense of smell. Most mammals and reptiles have two distinct parts to their olfactory system: a main olfactory system and an access...
Olfactory system - Wikipedia
Vestibular system
The vestibular system, which contributes to balance in most mammals and to the sense of spatial orientation, is the sensory system that provides the leading contribution about movement and sense of ba...
Vestibular system - Wikipedia
Visual system
The visual system is the part of the central nervous system which gives organisms the ability to process visual detail, as well as enabling the formation of several non-image photo response functions...
Visual system - Wikipedia
Perception (from the Latin perceptio, percipio) is the organization, identification, and interpretation of sensory information in order to represent and understand the environment. All perception invo...
Pain is an unpleasant feeling often caused by intense or damaging stimuli, such as stubbing a toe, burning a finger, putting alcohol on a cut, and bumping the "funny bone". The International Associati...
Sensitivity may refer to:
Sensory neuroscience
Sensory neuroscience is a subfield of neuroscience which explores the anatomy and physiology of neurons that are part of sensory systems such as vision, hearing, and olfaction. Neurons in sensory regi...
Rinne test
The Rinne test (/ˈrɪnə/ RIN-ə) is a hearing test, primarily for evaluating loss of hearing in one ear (unilateral hearing loss). It compares perception of sounds transmitted by air conduction to those...