Indistinct Mumblings of an Unsound Mind

Lecture: [ca_audio url=”http://dismalmoron.com/lectures/sandg6.mp3″ width=”680″ height=”27″ css_class=”” autoplay=”false”] When I walked in, the instructor was cleaning up her previous class. Spoke with her regarding book choices and got approval for one of the three books I had emailed her about. She was, once again, not present in class today. I turned in my stuff to the   Read More …

Categories: Society and Gender

Lectures: Parts 1 and 2 – Slideshow 4 – Protein Synthesis and Mutation [ca_audio url=”http://dismalmoron.com/lectures/Anthro6a.mp3″ width=”680″ height=”27″ css_class=”” autoplay=”false”] [ca_audio url=”http://dismalmoron.com/lectures/Anthro6b.mp3″ width=”680″ height=”27″ css_class=”” autoplay=”false”] In our lab today we did a demonstration of DNA sequencing. First we made the complimentary (second) strand for a DNA helix. Then we wrote out what the mRNA would look   Read More …

Lectures: Parts 1 and 2 //  Slideshow 3 – DNA and the Cell [ca_audio url=”http://dismalmoron.com/lectures/Anthro5a.mp3″ width=”680″ height=”27″ css_class=”” autoplay=”false”] [ca_audio url=”http://dismalmoron.com/lectures/Anthro5b.mp3″ width=”680″ height=”27″ css_class=”” autoplay=”false”] Did a quick lab on Mitosis and Meiosis. It was fun enough. Didn’t learn too much on this one, but it was confusing as I hadn’t taken my medications and   Read More …

Lecture: [ca_audio url=”http://dismalmoron.com/lectures/ast6.mp3″ width=”680″ height=”27″ css_class=”” autoplay=”false”] In-class workbook. Pages 31-33 Notes: Luminosity = total energy given off per second (Area=4(Pi)R^2) <– Spread of Light is Spherical from it’s point of origin. Inverse square law is that apparent brightness is = Luminosity/distance^2 Star A is 10(sun↓L); D = 8 lightyears (ly) Star B is 1x(sun↓L);   Read More …

Unfortunately, I couldn’t attend my Astronomy Lecture today due to an appointment with the VA Psych. Hooray for Doctor G! So, I ended up sending Dr. H**** an email: Good Afternoon, Dr. H****, On Monday, January 28th, 2012, I will be unable to attend class due to an appointment with the VA. If there is any work   Read More …