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Animal Systems Resources
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Real life picture of pancreatic tissue. Roll your mouse over the tissue, and it'll tell you what type of cell you're seeing.
We really dig the dendrite earrings, but if you'd prefer neurotransmitter jigsaw puzzles or coffee mugs, check out this website for products with a touch of the nervous system.
Ever wonder how stress effects your health? This website has articles that talk about all the different ways that the nervous and immune systems interact.
By messing with a mouse's genetic code, scientists were able to make cells fluoresce different colors. They make for some pretty psychedelic pictures. (Might we suggest a new desktop wallpaper?)
Check out this website to help out with all things hormones. They've listed 18 of them, some we've talked about, and others we haven't.
There's lot of immune and nervous system info here, and the best part? It's in English, and you don't have to try and translate from scientific mumbo-jumbo.
Games and Tools
Here's a game that's all about the immune system. Are you going to let those green faces look at you like that?
You know what they say about the brain: Use it or lose it! If nothing else these games are fun to play on a dreary, rainy, and cold afternoon.
Use this interactive brain to learn about its complicated highway system.
What could be better than a rap song about the endocrine system? Probably nothing.
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