You are not logged in.
AMSER logo

Title: The Visible Human Project
Url: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/research/visible/visible_human.html
Publisher: National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
Description: The Visible Human Project is one of the groundbreaking initiatives that makes the National Library of Medicine so fascinating. Using donated cadavers, the Project has created "complete, anatomically detailed, three-dimensional representations" of male and female bodies, sectioned at one millimeter (male) and one-third millimeter (female) intervals. On the site, readers can find an extremely helpful FactSheet, link to several articles about the initiative, and view a number of revealing images and animations from the project. (Note: the animations require RealPlayer for Windows or QuickTime for Mac users.) There are also links to proceedings from several Visible Human Project Conferences, where readers may view overviews of presentations and view related images and movies.
LC Classification: Science -- Human anatomy -- Pictorial works and atlases
GEM Subject: Science -- Biological and life sciences
Key Concept: Health -- Anatomy
Date Issued: 1989
Resource Type: Collection
Audio/Visual -- Image/Image Set
Format: Document -- HTML
Audience OLD: College/University Instructors
General Public
Higher Education
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Audience: Educator
Education Level: Higher Education
Higher Education -- Graduate/Professional
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Upper Division)
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Full Image
Source Type: Internet Scout
Source: Scout Archives
Full Record Views: 1
Resource URL Clicks: 3
Cumulative Rating: NOT YET RATED
Report a Problem with this Resource Record

Resource Comments

(no comments available yet for this resource)

user login
why log in?
Manage your resources
Save, organize, and share resources that you find.

Subscribe to bulletins
Automatically be notified about new resources that match your interests.

It's easy, fast, and FREE!
Have a favorite applied math or science site you want others to know about?

to add to AMSER

Copyright 2022 Internet Scout Resource Metadata
Copyright 2022 Internet Scout
NSF NSDL University of Wisconsin Internet Scout
Leave Feedback