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What instructs electrical pulses to move any part of an organism, and then what instructs that part to release any energy at all?

Asked by pleiades (6528 points ) July 18th, 2014

Ok let’s say a cricket hops. What makes the leg hop, and then what makes that energy released to make the leg hop and so forth?

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If I understand your question, this is a good basic description of the interaction between an electrical nerve impulse and a muscle.

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