Movement

Image of a nerve bundle
It doesn’t take brainpower to react to sudden danger; just a bit of spine.
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An intense bout of exercise can improve mood and create a sense of euphoria — an effect popularly known as the “runner’s high.”
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  • 4 min
Snake venom attacks your cells at their most vulnerable.
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Some say the five senses are smell, hearing, sight, touch, and taste, but those are just the major ones.
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When the difference between success and failure is a matter of inches, these cells get the call.
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It doesn’t take brainpower to react to sudden danger; just a bit of spine.
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These uniquely shaped cells play a key role in your every move.
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There’s a lot going on inside the brain of a World Cup athlete — and a lot that could go wrong with a hard hit or blow to the head.
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It’s these glowing red motor neurons that make eye movement possible
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Here is where your thoughts become action.
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The cerebellum helps coordinate your most intricate movements.
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Use this video to explain reflexes in under two minutes.
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  • 2 min
See the spot where your brain and your muscles meet.
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3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.