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Body System Series:  III - The Muscular System
Overview:
Explore the muscular system of the human body with an overview about the three types of muscle:  smooth, skeletal, and cardiac.  Appropriate for grades 6-12.  


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Subject: Science
Title: Young Blood     
Description: In this Science Update, from Science NetLinks, you'll hear about how young blood can help old muscles heal faster. An experiment found that blood from younger mice stimulated stem cells in the muscles and livers of older mice. Science Updates are audio interviews with scientists and are accompanied by a set of questions as well as links to related Science NetLinks lessons and other related resources.
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Grade Span: 6,7,8,9,10,11,12



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Subject: Arts
Title: Robotic Arm     
Description: In this Science Update, from Science NetLinks, you'll hear about a real-life robotic arm that may help stroke victims regain control of their movement. Arizona State University bioengineer Jiping He and his colleagues are developing a robotic arm that can be worn at home and help stroke victims regain lost mobility. Science Updates are audio interviews with scientists and are accompanied by a set of questions as well as links to related Science NetLinks lessons and other related resources.
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Grade Span: 6,7,8,9,10,11,12



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Muscular System
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The functions of the muscular system come to life in this animated video. The video is followed by an interactive article, quiz, activity, and word find.

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