Visual Poetry: Sonnet 18

Sonnet 18, written by William Shakespeare, is one of the most notable Elizabethan sonnets to this day. The speaker of the sonnet, addresses their lover and asks the rhetorical question, “Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?” The speaker begins to describe a summer’s day but, it is used as a metaphor for one’s […]

How Neurons Conduct Signals

– Neurons are nerve cells that transmit info throughout the body and are the foundation of the nervous system. – In general, neurons have a cell body (soma), a dendrite, and an axon. – Different neurons will have different perks to their structure (longer dendrites/axons, myelin sheath etc.) – The dendrite is where information is […]