The Great Brain Book: an Inside Look at the Inside of Your Head

      The Great Brain Book: an Inside Look at the Inside of Your Head
The anatomy, functions, surgery, care and feeding, historical discovery, and imminent improvements of this complex and powerful organ in an oh wow package High interest with just a touch of yuck.Understanding the brain is one of the biggest challenges facing scientists We still don t know how the brain creates thoughts Newquist peels back the layers of the brain to explain what it s made of, how it works, and how to make your brain work for you From eyeballs to neurons, vivid illustrations show pieces of its complex structure.The historical chapter details how Egyptians scooped out the brains of mummies, and how phrenology developed Brain surgery and brain abnormalities are explained, as is the function of sleep and dreams An informal and intriguing look inside your head. New Download The Great Brain Book: an Inside Look at the Inside of Your Head By H.P. Newquist For Kindle ePUB or eBook –

HP Newquist s books and articles have been published all over the world, and his writing has been translated into languages from kanji to farsi.All told, he has writtenthan two dozen books and hundreds of articles, along with numerous awards and citations His writing spans a vast array of interests and issues In the late 1980s and 1990s he wrote extensively about artificial intelligence AI , compiling a body of work that is arguably the most extensive coverage of the AI business created to date.Newquist became an editorial columnist for Computerworld, and a contributor to Newsweek, Popular Mechanics, the Financial Technology Report, and Music Technology magazine These led, perhaps not so naturally, to the Editor In Chief position at GUITAR magazine He contributed to a host of other music magazines, including Billboard, Guitar Player, Guitar Shop, InTune, and Musician s Planet.Along the way, he wrote two documentary films one of which was nominated for an Emmy Award and created technology entries for Microsoft s Encarta encyclopedia, while writing architecture and travel pieces for The New York Press Meanwhile, his work was cited and reviewed in the New York Times, the Economist, Variety, the Los Angeles Times, the Wall Street Journal, and hundreds of other publications around the world He won some awards in the process.Newquist s books cover the same array of topics as his magazine articles, from brain science and space exploration to legendary guitarists and the strangeness of the Internet To date, he has written over two dozen books And he s already committed to writing many .

      The Great Brain Book: an Inside Look at the Inside of Your Head
  • Hardcover
  • 160 pages
  • The Great Brain Book: an Inside Look at the Inside of Your Head
  • H.P. Newquist
  • English
  • 21 August 2017
  • 0439458951

10 thoughts on “ The Great Brain Book: an Inside Look at the Inside of Your Head

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    Highly recommend This book sparked my interest in the brain, back in high school And reading this book after my undergraduate career, now knowingon the topic of the brain, this book is not dumb down for a child Now as an adult, the book still h...

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    Filled with amazing facts and juicy with all kinds of brain discovery and history Wonderful I especially love it because of my interest in the brain.

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    The brain is So COOL

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    Junior Book LogInformationalSource TextbookThe Great Brain Book An inside look at the inside of your head Our brains are quite fascinating, so you can imagine how incredible it is to read this book, and not only imagine how the brain works, but actually learn facts about how and why the brain can do what it does The book discusses the various parts of the boo...

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