However several cortical areas are found to be unique in their function. These clealy identified areas are discussed in this hub. Most of other areas may have variety of complex functions that are not unique or specific.
Human skeletal system is made up of different types of muscles and these are the skeletal muscles, smooth muscles and cardiac muscles. This hub describes the main features of each muscle type.
Learn about the circulatory system for elementary age kids and homeschool. Learn about the heart and types of blood vessels: arteries, capillaries and veins.
A basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology will help anyone make health-related decisions with more confidence and clarity. It's never too late too learn about human biology: college and online courses are widely available, as well as many very good layman-oriented books.
The brain is divided into four major parts. The cerebrum, brain stem, diencephalon and the cerebellum.
A fascinating look into the origin of anatomical terminology. The Greek and Latin origins of anatomical etymology and the stories, myths and legends that follow them.
Hair has become a big part of physical presentation for many people. How can I grow a thicker beard? Why am I going bald? What causes hair to grow? All of these answers and more await you.
Organ systems are groups of different organs working together to do a particular job. Take a closer look at the roles of each of the organ systems in the human body.
A captivating and understanding look into one of the most essential organs of the human body. In the few minutes it takes you to read this, your body will have pumped 15 liters of blood, that is almost all of your blood being pumped through the heart 3 times!
This is part 3 of a 4 part hands-on unit on the five senses. Make an edible model of an eye, dissect a cow eyeball, visit an eye doctor, and more! My lessons are geared toward 3rd-4th grade level children and their siblings. This lesson was created by another creative mom to do with our weekly...