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BBC: Brainsmart

Learn about that most important part of your body, the brain.
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Learn about that most important part of your body, the brain. This site lets you take a trip inside the human brain to see what happens when you learn something new. It also gives you tips on how to keep your brain healthy by eating right, getting enough sleep, and exercising. There are also great suggestions on how to activate your memory and make it work efficiently while helping you learn better. After you’ve followed these suggestions, click on the topic, “success,” to see how you can succeed in school and other parts of your life by using the memory techniques.

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