Narrated By

Matthew McConaughey

Now playing in IMAX® and Giant Screen Theaters

Now playing in IMAX® and Giant Screen Theaters


An Immersive GIANT SCREEN Experience about The Greatest Machine We Know

Explore the inner workings of the human body and the incredible breakthroughs in science that are allowing us to live longer, healthier lives.

Journey Inside The Human Body with Cutting-Edge CGI

Explore the amazing biological systems that make us tick. See how superhuman our bodies really are!

Discover the Exciting Medical Innovations That are Transforming Human Health

Meet the people behind some of the greatest medical innovations of the past decade—and see how science and technology help us intervene when our bodies fail us. 

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Re-Engineering the Body’s Immune System

Emily Whitehead was 5 years old when she was diagnosed with leukemia. But thanks to a revolutionary immunotherapy pioneered by Dr. Carl June, she is now more than 10 years cancer free. 

Medical Robots That Can Improve our Lives

Ayanna Howard grew up wanting to be the Bionic Woman. Now, she designs robots that can teach, encourage and rehabilitate humans. 

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Bionic Limbs That Increase Mobility

Hugh Herr lost both his legs in a climbing accident as a young man. He later turned this tragedy into an amazing career designing bionic limbs that provide greater mobility to amputees. 

Living Life to the Fullest with Advanced Prosthetics

Ty Duckett lost his leg in an accident, but thanks to advances in medical prosthetics, he now competes in sports as an adaptive athlete and as a member of the USA Para Surfing Team. 

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Innovative Treatments Without Invasive Surgery

When diagnosed with heart disease, James Garrett chose a ground-breaking procedure called TAVR to replace his faulty heart valve without invasive open-heart surgery.  Now he volunteers his medical skills in places like Ghana.

“We rely on each other and on the brilliant minds of scientists, doctors and engineers to push the boundaries of what’s possible. I am living proof.”

— Emily Whitehead

First Pediatric Recipient of CAR T-Cell Therapy

Educational Resources Hub

Use these at-home STEM activities, educator lesson plans, classroom learning labs, short videos and other educational resources to extend your learning from Superhuman Body.

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Our Partners

An impressive collection of corporate entities, non-profit foundations, individual donors and scientific advisors came together to make Superhuman Body and its educational campaign possible. Meet our illustrious partners.

“Let’s not accept the status quo. Let’s continue to innovate.”

— Hugh Herr

Yang Center for Bionics at MIT