Intricate Glass Model of Human Body is a Breathtaking Medical Teaching Tool

Proving that art and science aren't mutually exclusive, Gary Farlow's team at Farlow's Scientific Glassblowing reproduces breathtaking anatomically correct glass models of the human body. These intricate glass sculptures are used for teaching in medical training, able to simulate blood flow, demonstrate new surgical tools and teach placement of catheters and angioplasty devices. "We do [...]

October 25, 2012
6:26 PM EDT
Image: Garry McLeod
Image: Garry McLeod