the pearl necklace is somehow really troubling.
Wax anatomical model of an Anatomical Venus, pregnant woman with a foetus, second half of the 19th Century
Museu d’Història de la Medicina de Catalunya
Did you know it’s illegal to enter a lab without a copy of the new Fake Science 101 textbook?
Love “Fake Science.” And they have a Book out now!
OK, I usually just blog medical or health-and-safety related subjects, but just slapped this together from some elements online and couldn’t resist. Here’s the original news story if you haven’t heard.
For the sickly pianist in all of us….
(via How to Be a Retronaut)
women were a lot more like flour sacks back then apparently.
18th century obstetric mannequin to help midwives…