⚠️∞ Your Body’s Molecular Machines

These are the molecular machines inside your body that make cell division possible. Animation by Drew Berry at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research. http://wehi.tv     Every day in an adult human roughly 50-70 billion of your cells die. They may be damaged, stressed, or just plain old – this is normal, in fact it’s called programmed cell death.   To make up for that loss, right now, inside your body, billions of cells are dividing, creating new cells.  … Read the rest

The Living Body Ω Our Extraordinary Life

The story of a human life, from first cry to final breath, told from within the body.   This documentary film combines state-of-the-art special effects, pioneering CGI, startling realistic models and real in-body photography. Exploring human physiology from birth, through the drama of puberty, into adulthood, and finally old age, the programme offers a visually-stunning insight into how our bodies function.   Throughout life we undergo a continuous second-by-second transformation, every move we make and every outside stimulus triggers a reaction through… Read the rest