Human Body

Renal System


1.  Your kidneys filter out the things your body doesn’t need. This experiment is a great model of how your kidneys work.

2.  Stanford Children’s Health website has some interesting diagrams if you want to see how everything fits inside your body!

You may have noticed, the lighter colored your pee – the less it smells. But what does the color of your pee mean?  And how does your body turn liquids like lemonade into pee in the first place… and why? 

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