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Cytosis: A Cell Biology Game makes learning about the human cells fun - Nerd Reactor


Nerd Reactor
Over the years we've had a chance to take a look at a few of these different type of games but one that seems really interesting is Cytosis: A Cell Biology Game from Genius Games. It combines science, in this case learning about the human body where ...

Medical examiner: Cause of death for Dakota James pending toxicology results - WPXI Pittsburgh


WPXI Pittsburgh
PITTSBURGH - A day after the body of a missing Duquesne University graduate student was found, the medical examiner said the cause and manner of the 23-year-old's death remains undetermined, pending toxicology results. The medical examiner gave ...
WTAE Pittsburgh
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How a UN platform to stop biodiversity loss could up its game - The Conversation AU


The Conversation AU
Biodiversity, the variety of plant, animal and microbial life on Earth, is still declining. For many years there have been calls for some sort of scientific body or initiative to be set up to encourage the international community to shoulder its ...

Body Worlds

Heidelberg - Germany

Body Worlds is the original anatomical exhibition series displaying authentic human bodies, willed by donors through the Institute for Plastination's Body Donor Program, and preserved using a process called plastination. Invented by Dr. von Hagens, plastination is a groundbreaking process in which real human specimens are preserved through the science of plastination. The specimens resulting from the revolutionary process are called plastinates. Plastinates show the inner workings of the body and the striking whole-body specimens show the human body in real-life poses, like never seen before.

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Gunther von Hagen's Body Worlds
Germany

Learn about Body Worlds, the anatomical exhibition of real human bodies. Find the locations and dates for current and future exhibitions.

Finland

Fact sheets, photos, and video clips on the climate, location, animal and plant adaptations, land formations, and human influences of seven major terrestrial biomes: tundra, taiga, temperate forest, grassland, chaparral, desert, and rainforest.

Inner Body
United States

Welcome to inner exploration of Human Anatomy. Each topic has animations, 100's of anatomy graphics, and thousands of descriptive links. Study the anatomy of the human body online using anatomy charts, models and diagrams. It's fun, interactive and an ideal reference site for students or those who just want to know more about the medical descriptions and anatomical terms used by doctors and nurses. Enter and find that particular anatomy chart you

United Kingdom

Nurse Minerva answers many biological queries with particular reference to the human body.

The Human Body
United States

Fast Facts: 1. The human body is made up of a head, neck, torso, two arms and two legs. The average height of an adult human is about 5 to 6 feet tall. The human body is made to stand erect, walk on two feet, use the arms to carry and lift, and has opposable thumbs (able to grasp). 2. The adult body is made up of: 100 trillion cells, 206 bones, 600 muscles, and 22 internal organs. 3. There are many systems in the human body: Circulato

Visible Body
United States

3D human anatomy visualization tool providing detailed models of all body systems.

United States

IMAX version of the hit television show. Takes you behind the scenes, passes on fun body facts, and introduces the makers of the film.

United States

The Human Body: A Telecollaborative Project for St. Mary's Grade 2 Class with Mrs. Vaage and Mrs. Nugent. We welcome any contributions to the site from any other students interested in learning about the human body.

The Human Body
United Kingdom

The human body is more complex and advanced than any machine we could invent. It is not really surprising how little we know about our own bodies. Did you know that: An adult has 206 bones but a child has 350? Most of us have 24 ribs? The average adult has around 5 litres of blood? Our heart pumps 5 litres of blood in one minute (and that's just while we're resting!)? At the website, you will find information on each area of t

MEDtropolis: Virtual Body
United States

Elaborate presentations of the various parts and functions of the human body using Shockwave technology.