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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Your selections: Movement
A battle for the prize of the last connection standing.
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This furrowed structure helps you execute every move you make.
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A look at the back of your throat provides insight into the brain.
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The spinal cord is the nexus of the peripheral nervous system, the brain’s connection to the rest of the body.
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People with akinetopsia, or “motion blindness,” instead see the world as a series of freeze-frame images.
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  • 3 min
Our senses do more than tell us when something smells sweet, or feels soft — they help us interpret our environment. This presentation will help you teach students how the brain processes our senses.
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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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It’s these glowing red motor neurons that make eye movement possible
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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

3D Brain

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