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See how experience teaches the brain and body to work together and develop new skills.


Discover the miraculous ways the human body works to stay alive and healthy.


Learn how humans grow from a single cell to beings of more than 37 trillion cells.

About The Amazing Human Body

Explore the internal mechanics of the human body through pioneering graphics and captivating scientific case studies. Witness the fascinating and finely tuned systems that keep the body motoring and the scientists guessing.

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