Some articles on muscle, muscles:
... Muscle power is proportional to its cross-sectional area ... The muscular system of insects ranges from a few hundred muscles to a few thousand (Triplehorn Johnson, 2005) ... Unlike vertebrates that have both smooth and striated muscles, insects have only striated muscles ...
Famous quotes containing the word fibre:
“I see now our fireside formed into a groupe, no one member of which has a fibre in their composition which can ever produce any jarring or jealousies among us. No irregular passions, no dangerous bias, which may render problematical the future fortunes and happiness of our descendants.”
—Thomas Jefferson (17431826)