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This is How Your Body Makes New Cells

If we want to become a functioning human being, we need to have cells grow and replicate. In the final episode of this Human season, Patrick will explain the cell cycle and why we aren’t just clones of our parents. » Subscribe to Seeker! » Watch more Human! » Visit …

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This Is How Your DNA Made You

DNA is the genetic instructions that tell your body where to put each finger and how to orient the heart, but how does this process work on a cellular level? In this episode, Patrick breaks down each step of the process and explains how you end up as you are. …

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How to Build Muscle, According to Science

Your muscles change a lot over the course of your life. In this episode, Patrick breaks down everything you need to know about how muscles form, grow, and how to stay strong later in life. » Subscribe to Seeker! » Watch more Human! » Visit our shop at While some …

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64 Ways Your Own Body Can Surprise You

Hey guys! Here’s another compilation of weirdly fascinating facts about the human body! You think you know your own body perfectly? Well, you probably know how it works and what kinds of changes and processes are occurring in it every second of the day. But in fact, the human body …

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Why Is COVID-19 So Hard to Track?

Since its debut, the novel coronavirus has spread around the world. But its success may be due to its stealthy nature. » Subscribe to Seeker! » Watch more SICK | » Visit our shop at As the novel coronavirus continues to sweep across the globe, we are learning more and …

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This Is How Your Body Turns Food Into Energy

Your body needs energy to do, well, everything. But where does that energy come from? In this episode, Patrick dives into how exactly mitochondria power the cell, how ATP works, and, alas, the Krebs cycle. Buckle up! » Subscribe to Seeker! » Watch more Human! » Visit our shop at …

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How Exactly Is the Human Brain Organized?

The human brain remains one of the biggest mysteries in science, but we’ve learned a lot about how it works over the years. In this episode, Patrick breaks down all things brain. » Subscribe to Seeker! » Watch more Human! » Visit our shop at In order to get accurate …

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