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corophagia:  The Central Nervous System, containing the brain and spinal cord.  This is who you are.

corophagia: The Central Nervous System, containing the brain and spinal cord. This is who you are.

The brain: dissected in pictures. Really quite amazing and beautiful in a way.

The brain: dissected in pictures. Really quite amazing and beautiful in a way.

Resin cast of arteries in the brain. Your brain consumes about 20% of your body's energy so it needs a lot of blood flow to keep it supplied with nutrients. Even knowing that, the density of the neurons here amazes me--they look almost the size of the brain itself!

Resin cast of arteries in the brain. Your brain consumes about 20% of your body's energy so it needs a lot of blood flow to keep it supplied with nutrients. Even knowing that, the density of the neurons here amazes me--they look almost the size of the brain itself!