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  Yolk ski and snowboard helmet - gizmag Article
Yolk is a soft helmet designed to overcome the unfashionable image that helmets seem to have with the young-at-heart on the ski slopes of the world.
‘Yolk’ under regular use is flexible and conformable to the user’s head but when subjected to an impact it instantaneously forms a rigid shell dispersing and absorbing the energy.
Greg's Yolk was a finalist in the 2005 Braunprize for Technical Design, further stimulating interest in Greg's design and he is currently seeking expressions of interest in his design with a view to developing and manufacturing the concept.
www.gizmag.com /go/3973   (818 words)

  
  Ovary-Yolk Sac Tumor (Endodermal Sinus Tumor)
The yolk sac tumor (also known as the endodermal sinus tumor) is a rare germ cell neoplasm of the ovary.
Yolk sac tumors were shown as well-enhancing solid tumors on both CT and MR studies and were associated with prominent signal voids on MRI.
It is important to differentiate the yolk sac and carcinoid components due to their different responses to chemotherapy and to evaluate the possibility of mucinous carcinoid developing into a highly aggressive carcinoma.
www.thedoctorsdoctor.com /diseases/ovary_yolksac_tumor.htm   (4007 words)

  
  Egg Yolk Peritonitis
Egg yolk peritonitis (the presence of yolk material in the coelomic cavity) is a common cause of abdominal distension in birds.
Yolk material by itself induces a mild inflammatory response and may be reabsorbed by the peritoneum.
Typical findings would be only yolk or fat globules in the former case and a mixture of heterophils, macrophages, lymphocytes, fat globules, and yolk globules with or without bacteria in the latter case.
www.avianweb.com /eggyolkperitonitis.html   (563 words)

  
 CMT.com : Yolk : Biography
From the moment of their inception in upstate New York in the early '90s, Yolk's sound always delivered a harder edge than their jam band peers.
Yolk was founded in 1992 as a result of the stagnancy of the music scene at SUNY Binghamton, where the band attended school.
Yolk's sound also provided accidental hints of the rap-metal craze of the late '90s.
www.cmt.com /artists/az/yolk/bio.jhtml   (462 words)

  
 Yolk as the fuel for embryo metabolism - Poultry Articles from The Poultry Site
Yolk as the fuel for embryo metabolism - By Sander Lourens, Research Institute for Animal Husbandry, Lelystad and Ron Meijerhof, Hybro B.V., Boxmeer, The Netherlands - During incubation, yolk and albumen from the egg content are used by the embryo to build up its own body.
A fertile hatching egg comprises shell, yolk and albumen and a viable germ.
As yolk free body weight and chick length are related, it seems that chick length (from beak to toe in cm) is a good non-destructive indicator for embryo development.
www.thepoultrysite.com /articles/344/yolk-as-the-fuel-for-embryo-metabolism   (1245 words)

  
 Egg yolk - Definition, explanation
The egg yolk contains a small amount of fat, people on a low-cholesterol diet may feel the need to cut down on egg consumption, although most of the fat in egg is unsaturated fat and may not be harmful.
All of the egg's vitamin A, D and E are in the yolk, they are one of the few foods naturally containing vitamin D. A large egg yolk contains approximately 60 calories, the egg white contains about 15 calories.
Yolk colour depends on the diet of the hen, if the diet contains yellow/orange plant pigments known as xanthophylls, then they are are deposited in the yolk, colouring it.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/e/eg/egg_yolk.php   (569 words)

  
 Yolk - Definition - Mr Breakfast
The yellow - usually spherical - portion of an egg, consisting of protein and fat which serves as the primary source of nourishment for the early embryo within the egg.
The yolk is the major source of an egg's vitamins and minerals.
Yolk color depends on the diet of the hen.
www.mrbreakfast.com /glossary_term.asp?glossaryID=140   (164 words)

  
 Yolk ski and snowboard helmet - gizmag Article
Yolk is a soft helmet designed to overcome the unfashionable image that helmets seem to have with the young-at-heart on the ski slopes of the world.
“Yolk is head protection for snowboarding and skiing and it’s designed to break down the barriers that prevent people from wearing protection for their head when they are skiing.
Greg's Yolk was a finalist in the 2005 Braunprize for Technical Design, further stimulating interest in Greg's design and he is currently seeking expressions of interest in his design with a view to developing and manufacturing the concept.
www.gizmag.co.uk /go/3973   (734 words)

  
 All About EGGS from A to Z - Yolk
All of the egg's vitamins A, D and E are in the yolk.
Egg yolks are one of the few foods naturally containing vitamin D. The yolk also contains more phosphorus, manganese, iron, iodine, copper, and calcium than the white, and it contains all of the zinc.
It is the yolk which is responsible for the egg's emulsifying properties.
www.georgiaeggs.org /pages/yolk.html   (217 words)

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