For discussing the functions of different structures of all organisms.
Moderators: honeev, Leonid, amiradm, BioTeam
- Posts: 5
- Joined: Mon Nov 10, 2008 9:37 pm
Including all of the relevant anatomical structures (and ending with the activation of the cranial nerve), explain how we sense spinning in a chair. What happens when the chair is suddenly stopped?
- Posts: 198
- Joined: Sun Nov 30, 2008 3:51 am
- Location: University of Rhode Island
You shoud google it for more specific details. There are these "balls" of fluid in your ears with tiny hairlike receptors that sense movement. You get dizzy because the fluid is still "sloshing" around.
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests