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Human body. Brainpower.

Author: Bray Poor; Discovery Channel (Firm); Discovery Communications, Inc.; Discovery Education (Firm)
Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Discovery Communications : Distributed by Discovery Education, ©2008.
Series: Discovery education., Life science.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Partial animation : English
Summary:
Examines the functions and effectiveness of the human brain through six case studies and 3-D animation to show how parts of the brain overcome obstacles and how the brain alters the mind's perception of time during sleep.
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Genre/Form: Educational television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Popular works
Science television programs
Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bray Poor; Discovery Channel (Firm); Discovery Communications, Inc.; Discovery Education (Firm)
ISBN: 9781602885288 1602885281
OCLC Number: 259718862
Notes: Subtitle on container and disc label: Pushing the limits.
Title from container.
Live action and animated.
Performer(s): Bray Poor, narrator.
Event notes: Originally broacast on the Discovery Channel.
Target Audience: 6-12.
Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Can the brain slow down time? --
The ultimate nutritionist : controlling the body's need for nutrients --
The brain's strategies to fight starvation --
The brain's cooling system --
The need for sleep --
The amazing power of the sleeping brain.
Series Title: Discovery education., Life science.
Other Titles: Brainpower
Human body, pushing the limits (Television program)

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Examines the functions and effectiveness of the human brain through six case studies and 3-D animation to show how parts of the brain overcome obstacles and how the brain alters the mind's perception of time during sleep.

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