The Ringman
These thick body slices show the thickness of the outer body tissue around the skeletal structure. Skeleton sections, blood vessels and nerve pathways are visible between the...
Ligament Body
This plastinate shows the joints, the ligaments and the joint capsules.

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Man at Leisure
This plastinate shows all the major nerves that emanate from the spinal cord.

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3-D Slice Plastination
This specimen presents the human body in a series of thick frontal slices.

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BODY WORLDS. Pulse Impression
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BODY WORLDS. Pulse Impression
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BODY WORLDS. Pulse Impression
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BODY WORLDS. Pulse Impression
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Arteries of the lower arm and hand
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The Ponderer
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The Giraffe
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The Skin Man
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The Skin Man
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Football Playing Duo
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Limber Gymnast with Organs
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Flamenco Dancer (male)
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High Jumper
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The Hurdler (Italian: L’ostacolista)
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The Hurdler (Italian: L’ostacolista)
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The Rescuer
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Rugby Gladiator
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The Ring Gymnast
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The On Point Dancer (Italian: Il ballerino sulle punte)
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The On Point Dancer (Italian: Il ballerino sulle punte)
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The Archer
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The Ambassadress
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Female Flamenco Dancer
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The Soccer Player
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The Jumping Dancer
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Jumping Dancer
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Jumping Dancer
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The Jumping Dancer
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The Jumping Dancer
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The Mirror of Time
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The Saxophone Player
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The Saxophone Player
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The Ballet Dancer
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The Ballet Dancer
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The Mirror of Time
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Reclining Pregnant Woman
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The Badminton Player (Italian: Il giocatore di badminton)
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Organ Man
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Sagittal 3-D Slice Body
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Exhibition impression
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The Totally Expanded Body
All the muscles and organs of our bodies are tightly packed together. Here, spaces have been created between the different parts to create an expanded body. This view allows a...

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The Split Human
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BODY WORLDS & The Brain
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Female Orthopaedic Body
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Lady of Arteries and Bones
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The Balance Beam Gymnast
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The Totally Expanded Body
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Totally Expanded Fisherman
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Limber Gymnast with Organs
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The Rearing Horse with Rider
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The Rearing Horse with Rider
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Sagital Slice of the Head
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Acrobatic Couple with lifted Woman
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Male Torso with Situs Inversus
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Sitting Totally Expanded Body
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Impression On Point Dancer
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Impression On Point Dancer 01
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Exhibition impression with the plastinate The Hurdler (Italian: L’ostacolista)
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Curing (Hardening) of The Rearing Horse with Rider
In the final step, the specimen is hardened. Depending on the polymer used, this is done with gas, light, or heat.
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Curing (Hardening) of The Rearing Horse with Rider
In the final step, the specimen is hardened. Depending on the polymer used, this is done with gas, light, or heat.
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KÖRPERWELTEN & Der Zyklus des Lebens in Heidelberg
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The Archer
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The Archer
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Exhibition impression with the plastinate The Hurdler (Italian: L’ostacolista)
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Exhibition impression with the plastinate The Cyclist
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Goalkeeper
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Walking Elder
This plastinate of an old man shows a posture of old age that we all recognise.

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