The Resource Human body mysteries revealed, Natalie Hyde

Human body mysteries revealed, Natalie Hyde

Label
Human body mysteries revealed
Title
Human body mysteries revealed
Statement of responsibility
Natalie Hyde
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The human body is a mysterious thing. Human Body Mysteries Revealed explains how our bodies work and throws light on how the brain controls the body with electricity; how liquid blood turns into solid skin; why we get tired after running fast; how our body knows when to feel sleepy; and whether humans will one day be able to clone themselves
Member of
Summary
Presents, in question-and-answer format, information on the human body, including what keeps us breathing when we are asleep, how the stomach does not digest itself, and where DNA is stored
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
345764
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hyde, Natalie
Dewey number
612
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
IG 960
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QP37
LC item number
.H995 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
960
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Reading level
5.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Mysteries revealed
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Human physiology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Human body mysteries revealed, Natalie Hyde
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 30) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
How much of our brain do we use? -- What is the brain made of? -- How is electricity used for thinking? -- Can we see inside a living brain? -- Could you transplant a brain? -- Why can't we live forever? -- How do bones mend themselves? -- Why does exercise make me fitter? -- How does blood close up cuts? -- Why do I get hot when i'm sick? -- When it is time to wake up? -- What keeps us breathing when we are asleep? -- Why do we have two ears but just one nose? -- How does the stomach not digest itself? -- Why do muscles get tired? -- What is the code of life? -- Where is DNA stored? -- What happens if genes go wrong? -- Can we change our genes? -- Will clones take over the world? -- Human body facts
Control code
449848202
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778774303
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009042770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
Human body mysteries revealed, Natalie Hyde
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 30) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
How much of our brain do we use? -- What is the brain made of? -- How is electricity used for thinking? -- Can we see inside a living brain? -- Could you transplant a brain? -- Why can't we live forever? -- How do bones mend themselves? -- Why does exercise make me fitter? -- How does blood close up cuts? -- Why do I get hot when i'm sick? -- When it is time to wake up? -- What keeps us breathing when we are asleep? -- Why do we have two ears but just one nose? -- How does the stomach not digest itself? -- Why do muscles get tired? -- What is the code of life? -- Where is DNA stored? -- What happens if genes go wrong? -- Can we change our genes? -- Will clones take over the world? -- Human body facts
Control code
449848202
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778774303
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009042770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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