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Biological clock Yeah Boy!
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The Biological clock Endogenous Innate, internal “Free Running” Environmental Influence endogenous rhythm Biological clock Timing Anticipation
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Rhythyms Period Time to complete an activity cycle Ultradian Hunger Circadian Sleep, temperature Infradian menstruation Circannual March of the penguins, swans of capistrano
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Tick Tock Our Circadian rhythm Internal “Free Running” Internally regulated Phase advance Earlier to bed, earlier to rise FALL BACK Phase delay Later to bed, Later to rise
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Tick Tock What happens to that free running rhythm  when you don’t  have  to  get up? Vacation or spring break How long is a “Day” anyway? 24 hours?
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Don’t forget to set your clocks! How do you set you biological/circadian clock?
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This note was uploaded on 02/24/2011 for the course PSYC 460 taught by Professor Lawrence during the Spring '10 term at South Carolina.

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