Survive! Inside the Human Body, Vol. 3: The Nervous System

Survive! Inside the Human Body, Vol. 3: The Nervous System

by Gomdori Co, Hyun-Dong Han

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Overview

Survive! Inside the Human Body, Vol. 3 concludes our incredible tour of the human body with a wild ride through the nervous system. When Geo and Dr. Brain find themselves inside Phoebe’s brain, they must brave shocking electrical signals and navigate a maze of neurons and synapses.

Will the dynamic duo finally escape? And what’s the matter with Phoebe, anyway? As you follow this up-close exploration of Phoebe’s brain, you’ll learn how the brain and nervous system work.

Have you ever wondered...
–How your body protects your brain?
–Why your leg "falls asleep" when you sit in one position for too long?
–How CT scans, MRIs, EEGs, and PET scans work?
–Why humans have such big cerebrums compared to other animals?
–What your spinal cord and brain stem do?
–What kinds of new techniques doctors invent to diagnose and treat their patients?

For ages 8+

Translated by Army Chung

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781593274733
Publisher: No Starch Press
Publication date: 11/07/2013
Pages: 184
Sales rank: 238,886
Product dimensions: 7.10(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 7 - 18 Years

About the Author

Gomdori co. gathers expert writers from various fields to create fun and informative stories for kids. Survive! Inside the Human Body was written by Suk-young Song.
Illustrator Hyun-dong Han studied manhwa (Korean comics) at the Department of Cartoon Art at Kongju National University. His debut series New Tales of the Nine Tailed Fox ran for six years and he’s well known for his work on Ghost Tunes and the Survive! series.

Table of Contents

Meet the Cast!
Chapter 1: Dr. Brain's Mistake
Chapter 2: Who's in Charge Here?
Chapter 3: Lost in Brain Space
Chapter 4: Mind the Gap!
Chapter 5: Kay's Warning
Chapter 6: Escape!
Chapter 7: Save Phoebe
Chapter 8: Dr. Brain's Dilemma
Chapter 9: The Nerve Superhighway
Chapter 10: Wake Up, Phoebe!
Index

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