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The Human Body: Secrets of Your Life Revealed

Discover the amazing journey we all make from the most helpless to the most sophisticated organism on earth.

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BBC Two on Tuesday
24th October 2017 at 2:10AM

In this major three part series Chris and Xand van Tulleken uncover the latest secrets of our bodies. By tracing the remarkable journey that we all make from the most helpless to the most sophisticated organism on earth they reveal the latest science that is changing the way we think about ourselves. Through a combination of experiments, cutting-edge research and ground-breaking graphics they reveal the extraordinary stories hidden within each and everyone of us; the story of how we survive, how we learn and how we grow.

Read more about the series on the BBC's programme pages, or explore the human body in more detail below.

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