Your Brilliant Body: Your Mind-Bending Brain and Nifty Nervous System by Paul Mason
  

Your Brilliant Body: Your Mind-Bending Brain and Nifty Nervous System

Written by Paul Mason
Illustrated by
Part of the Your Brilliant Body Series

Synopsis

Your Brilliant Body: Your Mind-Bending Brain and Nifty Nervous System by Paul Mason

Packed with amazing facts and eye-grabbing images, Your Mind-Bending Brain and Nifty Nervous System takes a different approach to teaching readers about the brain and nervous system.Every spread opens with an amazing science fact about the human body - for example - Your amazing brain generates enough electricity on its own to power a light-bulb! - then goes on to explain how scientifically this ispossible. By exploring these attention-grabbing sections, readers will build up their understanding of how the brain and nervous system work.Detailed diagrams and amazing images illustrate the lively, factual text. Your Mind-Bending Brain and Nifty Nervous System looks at the structure of the brain and what the different parts of the brain are responsible for. How are memories formed? How do we learn? How does your brain control your body functions? Answers to all these questions and many more can be found in this fascinating title.ThThe Your Brilliant Body series includes:'See for Yourself' features - practical activities that help readers understand key ideasAmazing fact panels to intrigue the readerAdvice on keeping in good shape, and warnings about common health problems.

About the Author

Paul's books cover a wide range of subjects, from whether the Romans ate crisps to how to build the world's best skatepark, but he writes mostly about sport. Whether you are interested in swimming or cycling, snowboarding, surfing or another sport, Paul has probably written something that will inspire you to get out and give it a try. Paul writes in a shack by the beach, which he shares with his one-eyed surf dog, Daisy.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Paul Mason
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

27th October 2016

ISBN

9780750292399


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