Sci-Vi | No.10/ Why you feel awful when you’re sick
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No.10/ Why you feel awful when you’re sick

10th TED-ED – TAW coproduction

Synopsis: It starts with a tickle in your throat that becomes a cough. Your muscles begin to ache, you grow irritable, and you lose your appetite. It’s official: you’ve got the flu. It’s logical to assume that this miserable medley of symptoms is the result of the infection coursing through your body — but is that really the case? Marco A. Sotomayor explains what’s actually making you feel sick.

View full lesson: The surprising reason you feel awful when you’re sick – Marco A. Sotomayor

Length: 05 min 00 sec

Release date: Apr 19, 2016

Educator: Marco A. Sotomayor

Script Editor: Emma Bryce

Director: Henrik Malmgren

Composer: Henrik Malmgren

About Henrik: Henrik Malmgren attended The Animation Workshop’s Open Workshop Program in 2010 to create his animated short called ‘The Guest’. He started his company GoodJobStudios in 2013 in Viborg, Denmark, a full service animation studio, delivering design based animated illustration and soundtracks for science, education and business.