Eine kurze Geschichte von fast allem by Bill Bryson

By Bill Bryson

Wie groß ist eigentlich das Universum? used to be wiegt unsere Erde? Und wie ist das überhaupt möglich, die Erde zu wiegen? In seinem großen Buch nimmt uns Bestsellerautor invoice Bryson mit auf eine atemberaubende Reise durch Raum und Zeit: Er erklärt uns den Himmel und die Erde, die Sterne und die Meere, und nicht zuletzt die Entstehungsgeschichte des Menschen. »Eine kurze Geschichte von speedy allem« ist ein ebenso fundierter und lehrreicher wie unterhaltsamer und amüsanter Ausflug in die Naturwissenschaften, mit dem invoice Bryson das scheinbar Unmögliche vollbracht hat: das Wissen von der Welt in dreißig Kapitel zu packen, die auch für den normalen Leser ohne Vorkenntnisse verständlich sind. Das ideale Buch für alle, die unser Universum und unsere Geschichte endlich verstehen möchten - und dabei auch noch Spaß haben wollen!

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It is joined by filaments from the internal carotid sympathetic plexus and communicates with the oculomotor, trochlear, and abducens nerves as it runs forward in the lateral wall of the cavernous sinus. Near its origin, it gives off a small recurrent tentorial (meningeal) branch to the tentorium cerebelli and then 21 Plate 1-20â•… Spinal Cord and Peripheral Motor and Sensory Systems: PART II TRIGEMINAL NUCLEI: CENTRAL AND PERIPHERAL CONNECTIONS Postcentral gyrus Thalamus Precentral gyrus Mesencephalic nucleus of V Principal sensory nucleus of V Ophthalmic Maxillary Mandibular From cheek From upper teeth, jaw, gum, palate Motor nucleus of V Cranial Nerve V: Trigeminal Nerve (Continued) divides into the lacrimal, frontal, and nasociliary branches, which enter the orbit through the superior orbital fissure.

The axons of these ganglionic cells are postganglionic parasympathetic fibers, which reach the eye in the short THE NETTER COLLECTION OF MEDICAL ILLUSTRATIONS Long ciliary nerve Nasociliary (sensory) root of ciliary ganglion Sympathetic root of ciliary ganglion Ophthalmic artery Trigeminal ganglion Internal carotid plexus Internal carotid artery Tectospinal tract Thoracic part of spinal cord Superior cervical sympathetic ganglion Dorsal root ganglion First thoracic sympathetic trunk ganglion Gray ramus communicans White ramus communicans T1 spinal nerve Preganglionic Sympathetic Postganglionic fibers Preganglionic Parasympathetic Postganglionic fibers Afferent fibers Preganglionic sympathetic cell bodies in intermediolateral nucleus (lateral horn) of gray matter Visual pathway Descending pathway Interruption of the sympathetic fibers causes ipsilateral ptosis, anhidrosis, and miosis without abnormal ocular motility (Horner syndrome) ciliary nerves and are distributed to the constrictor fibers of the iris (sphincter pupillae), to the ciliary muscle, and to the blood vessels in the coats of the eyeball.

The postganglionic parasympathetic fibers innervate the pupillary constrictor muscle and the ciliary muscle for accommodation. 13 Plate 1-12â•… Spinal Cord and Peripheral Motor and Sensory Systems: PART II OCULOMOTOR (III), TROCHLEAR (IV), AND ABDUCENS NERVES (VI) Cranial Nerves III, IV, and VI (Oculomotor, Trochlear, and Abducens) OCULOMOTOR NERVE The oculomotor nerve carries somatic motor fibers to the levator palpebrae superioris muscle and to the medial, superior, and inferior rectae muscles, and to the inferior oblique muscle.

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