28 juillet 2010

Brainstem, Spinal Cord Images Hidden in Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel Fresco

Brainstem, Spinal Cord Images Hidden in Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel Fresco BALTIMORE ().- Michelangelo, the 16th century master painter and accomplished anatomist, appears to have hidden an image of the brainstem and spinal cord in a depiction of God in the Sistine Chapel's ceiling, a new study by Johns Hopkins researchers reports. These findings by a neurosurgeon and a medical illustrator, published in the May Neurosurgery, may explain long controversial and unusual features of one of the frescoes' figures. Michelangelo is... [Lire la suite]
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