Image of pioneer cells
These trailblazers strike out into various parts of the brain, laying down axons as they go.
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Your selections: Anatomy
Encourage your students to take a journey through the nervous system.
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The brain is broken up into four lobes that perform different functions.
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Pregnancy sculpts the brain in a way that may improve social cognition and caregiving.
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Your brain’s bouncers help keep harmful material out.
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Your brain isn’t perfectly symmetrical. And that’s a very good thing.
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A catchy tune and a brain map make learning the parts of the brain easier for younger students.
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  • 4 min
PhD comics asks: can the way the brain folds determine how you think?
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  • 3 min
Dive below the surface of the brain and enjoy this song about the hippocampus.
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  • 4 min
These cells keep your internal wiring well insulated.
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Recent research has revealed a potential connection between the brain and the trillions of microorganisms colonizing the body.
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Today, neuroimaging studies are shedding light on the brain differences between trans- and cis-gender individuals.
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  • 4 min
Use this video, quiz, and word find to help your students learn more about the basic parts of the brain.
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