Brain Kick: The Motor Cortex

Brain Kick: The Motor Cortex

Your Brain in Motion

Running, jumping, dancing, or kicking all demand heavy input from the Motor Cortex, an area of the brain that processes movements.
But the motor cortex doesn’t work alone.  Information relays from one brain to another until it the message finally gets to the spinal cord, and finally the muscles to make the motion a reality.
In this game we imagine the brain of a soccer player as he kicks a ball towards the goal.

Want to learn more?

Check our podcasts, articles, and other science games!

 

Bugs or issues? Please let me know on Twitter @sfromascientist or Instagram @straightfromascientist, and note your internet browser and device configuration.  Thanks!

Please note we do not currently have full mobile compatibility.

Join the discussion!