Nervous And Chemical Integration

2.4. Learning and Memory

The translation of sensory input into a motor response takes place within a matter of milliseconds and thereby fits well into the broad definition of "nervous control." However, another important aspect of neural physiology is learning, which, along with the related event, memory, may occupy time intervals measured in hours, days, or even years. Learning is the ability to associate one environmental condition with another; memory is the ability to store information gathered by sense organs. Within this broad definition of learning, several phenomena can be included. Habituation, perhaps the simplest form of learning, is

Beekeeping for Beginners

Beekeeping for Beginners

The information in this book is useful to anyone wanting to start beekeeping as a hobby or a business. It was written for beginners. Those who have never looked into beekeeping, may not understand the meaning of the terminology used by people in the industry. We have tried to overcome the problem by giving explanations. We want you to be able to use this book as a guide in to beekeeping.

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