The Universe Inside You: The Extreme Science of the Human Body From Quantum Theory to the Mysteries of the Brain

The Universe Inside You: The Extreme Science of the Human Body From Quantum Theory to the Mysteries of the Brain

Brian Clegg


In the sequel to his best-selling Inflight Science, Brian Clegg deals a brilliant journey during the human body.

He explores mitochondria, in-cell powerhouses as soon as separate creatures; how your eyes eat million-year-old photons of sunshine; your many senses, which come with the power to observe warps in area and time; and why assembly an enticing individual can flip you right into a gibbering idiot.

Brian Clegg is a technological know-how author who lives in Wiltshire, England. His earlier books comprise Before the large Bang (St Martin's Griffin, 2011) and Inflight Science (Totem Books, 2011).

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