Biol301L - Biophysical Ecology Lab Report (Final Draft)

Endotherms are organisms that create most of their

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Unformatted text preview: animal to cool them down. Evaporation is an example of a heat loss through the vaporization of water. Finally, radiation is basically electromagnetic radiation in the form of head that is created by interatomic collisions. Thermoregulation, or the energy flow between organisms and their environments, occurs with almost all organisms because organisms are always having physiological and behavioral interactions with their abiotic environment. There are two main types of organism classifications when it comes to thermoregulation and heat energy transfer: endotherms and ectotherms. Endotherms are organisms that create most of their heat inside of their body and ectotherms are...
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This essay was uploaded on 03/06/2014 for the course BIOL 301L taught by Professor Dave during the Spring '08 term at South Carolina.

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