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Learning body regions

I found this on Purpose Games

It’s a fun little interactive game…they show you a name of a region and you choose that area of the body. 32 more words

A New Muscle!

World, meet the Tensor of the Vastus Intermedius!

Hot from the desk of Cool New Things: in a pre-published article submitted to the journal Clinical Anatomy (2016), … 1,055 more words


Loved to Death: Comparative Hearts in Lucite

If you couldn’t tell, I’m not really a Hallmark card and Whitman’s chocolate sampler kind of girl on Valentine’s Day. A specimen sampler on the other hand…now that’s romantic! 139 more words


Utthita Parsva Hasta Padangusthasana Anatomy

So what is going on in the body during this pose.

First lets look at this picture of the Utthita Hasta Padangusthasana from the book “Yoga Anatomy” by Leslie Kaminoff: 546 more words


Spine flexibility helps cheetahs reach top speeds

Cheetahs are the ultimate sprinters among large land animals, reaching bursts of up to about 110 kph (~68mph) and unbeaten as the fastest living runner on the planet. 268 more words

Anatomy Snippet

Brain gyrification and simulations

The advantages of brain gyrification are well established, but the mechanisms behind this process are yet matter of discussion. However, early this month, a group of researchers… 237 more words


Skull Beneath the Skin

Anatomy & Proportions #1

I think most artist at some point or another have an issue with drawing symmetry in a face, maybe you draw one eye well but the other just wont line up, you can seem to get it right. 163 more words