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Double Helix Club 2011-12: Activity 2, Measuring Reaction Times and making model neurones

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Tranquillise the Sheep Reaction Time Game

 

To play the sheep reaction time flash game, please click here

http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/sleep/sheep/reaction_version5.swf

To find out more about calculating reaction times http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/h2g2/A33659418

To find out more about Caffeines effect on the body http://www.bbc.co.uk/sn/humanbody/truthaboutfood/best/caffeinebrain.shtml

Term 3 Double Helix Club: Eyeball Dissection and Big Cats Dissection Video

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I hope most of you didn’t feel too queasy during the eyeball dissection.

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Double Helix Club 3: Optical Illusions and Senses Circus

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Can we trust everything we see/hear/touch/feel/smell?

In this Double Helix club we investigated how our brain makes sense of the world around us. Things are not always as they seem………..

Test your hearing here.

http://www.jimmyr.com/blog/hearingloss.html

To find out more about the use of the mosquito device, look here

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/7240180.stm

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/wales/south_east/5382324.stm

Virtual barbershop illusion.

http://www.noob.us/entertainment/amazing-digital-surround-sound-virtual-barbershop/

More sound illusions

http://listverse.com/2008/02/29/top-10-incredible-sound-illusions/

To see more optical illusions. Try these websites http://www.moillusions.com

http://www.optillusions.com/

http://www.newscientist.com/special/best-new-visual-illusions-2010

To find out more about how The Human Mind works, Try these tests from the bbc. http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/tv/humanmind/

Please add your reflections as comments below, thanks.

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