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Details50 Human Brain Ideas You Really Need to Know.The Ultimate Guide to the Human Brain.New-Look Design Part of A Hugely Successful Series-Over A Million Copies Sold Across 20 Territories.Neuroscience is one of the most fascinating and complex areas of scientific research, with new advances being made every day. In 50 Human Brain Ideas You Really Need to Know, Mo Costandi condenses all we know about the brain and how it works into series of introductions to the most important concepts.Outlining both long-standing theories- such as the function of neurons and synaptic transmission- and cutting-edge ideas- including neuroethics and brain-computer interfacing- with straightforward narrative and clear two-colour illustrations, this book is a perfect beginners guide to the most powerful and mysterious organ in the body.The ideas explored include: The nervous impulse; Differences between the male and female brain; The root of addiction; Neurobiological basis for personality; The relationship between sleep and memory.ABOUT THE AUTHOR : Moheb Costandi is a molecular and developmental neurobiologist turned science writer. He writes for the Guardian and Scientific American, and is the author of the weblog Neurophilosophy. He is based in London.
SKU Code PRK B 2685 Weight in Kg 0.5400 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9781780879109 Author Name Moheb Costandi Publisher Name Hachette Book