What do the kidneys do? How does the immune system work? Why
do we sneeze?
This book helps readers understand what goes on inside the human
body. It covers every aspect of what makes us function, from the
oxygen we breathe to the blood our hearts pump to how we smell,
taste, think, and feel. Incredible cutaway illustrations show the
body''s various organs and systems while descriptive text and
sidebars reveal the body''s secrets.
Four acetate overlays feature:
- The Human Body: cutaway views show all the
- The Brain: sliced views of the command
- Food as Fuel: inside the stomach
- New Life: from a 4-week embryo to a full-term
The Uncovering series: Exposing science and
technology in stunning color and detail.
Jam-packed with exacting full-color illustrations, these titles
focus on topics of particular interest to young readers.
Informative text and descriptive captions and sidebars complement
dozens of annotated drawings. Each book contains four acetate
overlays, used in some cases to show changes over time, in others
to show a cutaway interior.