What Goes On Inside Your Brain?: The Senses and Your Brain, 1st Edition

  • Robyn Hardyman
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538235595
  • ISBN-13: 9781538235591
  • DDC: 612.8
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released August 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Overview

The brain is a key figure in responding to situations as they arise. It wouldn't know what is happening outside our bodies without the senses, though. How does information travel from our senses to our brains? What happens after the brain receives the information? This book delves into the basic science of the senses, along with ways that our senses can even trick the brain, such as phantom limbs and optical illusions. Young readers take an exciting tour through the body's senses and nervous system in this accessible book on our astonishing minds.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: The Human Brain.
2: Sight.
3: Hearing.
4: Smell.
5: Taste.
6: Touch.
7: Body Senses.
8: Amazing Senses.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Index.