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The largest scale effort is the Human Connectome Project, involving a consortium of institutions here and abroad

NY Times articles provide an “inside-the-scanner” look at HCP « Press Room

connectome | Human MR

connectome | Human MR

Mapping the Highways of the Brain: Deanna Barch and her colleagues are trying to map connections in the human brain.The Human Connectome Project, which aims to produce an interactive brain map.  http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/07/science/the-brain-in-exquisite-detail.html?smid=tw-share

2014 THE MAPMAKERS The Brain, in Exquisite Detail By JAMES GORMAN Zach Wise for The New York Times A visualization of the author's brain created using brain scans produced at Washington University in St.

Looking like a stained glass window, this is the remains of the seed pod of one of last summer's garden flowers, Lunaria annua (commonly known as honesty, because the dry seed pods resemble silver coins), magnified around two hundred times and viewed using polarised light.

Remains of the seed pod of a Lunaria annua (commonly known as honesty, or money plant because the dry seed pods resemble silver coins), magnified around two hundred times and viewed using polarised light. by Phil Gates

READY FOR A CRAZY FACT?!!?  This sea slug (Elysia chlorotics) can eat kelp and other plants and filter out the chloroplasts to their own cells! The chloroplasts then actively turn sunlight into energy for up to a YEAR!!! PHOTOSYNTHESIZING ANIMALS!!!! Alright, that's all lololol no one cares :P

Solar-powered sea slug - Elysia chlorotica is a lurid green sea slug, with a gelatinous leaf-shaped body, that lives along the Atlantic seaboard of the US. What sets it apart from most other sea slugs is its ability to run on solar power.

Small Wonders: Science Meets Art under the Lens [Slide Show]: Scientific American Slideshows ALOIN CELLS: Botanist Anatoly I. Mikhaltsov of the Children's Ecological and Biological Center in Omsk, Russia, was studying the anatomy of Aloe erinacea , an endangered species of aloe endemic to Namibia, when he captured this image of the plant's aloin cells ( blue )—which secrete a component of the gel-like sap that oozes from an aloe's severed leaf—using a coloring method that he developed...

Anatoly Mikhaltsov // Omsk, Russian Federation Specimen: Cross section of cells in Aloe erinacea, a plant endemic to Namibia and considered endangered.

Plant photos by Biologist Fernan Federici. August 3, 2013

Plant Cells Photomicrography by Fernan Federici Fluorescence Microscopy FROM Microscope World “ Certain specimen materials emit energy detectable as visible light when irradiated with the light of a.

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