Book cover of The Remarkable Life of the Skin: An Intimate Journey Across Our Largest Organ by Monty Lyman
Biological Sciences

The Remarkable Life of the Skin: An Intimate Journey Across Our Largest Organ

Providing a cover for our delicate bodies, the skin is our largest and fastest-growing organ. We see it, touch it, and live in it every day. It is a habitat for a mesmerizingly complex world of micro-organisms and physical functions that are vital to our health and survival. One of the first things people see about us, skin is also crucial to our sense of identity. And yet much about it is largely unknown to us. […Learn More]