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Anatomy Arcade
"Anatomy Arcade makes basic human anatomy come ALIVE through awesome free flash games, interactives and videos....perfect for the novice teenager in the classroom, right through to students and professionals of health care...' Choose by body systems or by game types, such as Jigsaws, Crosswords, etc.
Anatomy Atlases
A digital library of anatomy information from six anatomical reference works, such as Atlas of Human Anatomy, Atlas of Human Anatomy in Cross Section and others. The material is mostly technical, but you can find labeled diagrams of bones, labeled cross sections and much more.
Anatomy of the Human Body: Henry Gray
Although not an exact copy of the print version, it has over 1200 illustrations and nearly all the definitions with a fast search feature.
Brain Basics
Sections include: The Growing Brain, The Working Brain, Brain Basics in Real Life, Brain Research. A glossary of terminology is included. From the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH).
"eSkeletons provides an interactive environment in which to examine and learn about skeletal anatomy. The purpose of this site is to enable you to view the bones of both human and non-human primates and to gather information about them from our osteology database." From the University of Texas at Austin.
Guided Tour of the Visible Human
Digitized images of sections of the body have been used to create animations and images in this tour of planes of sections and other introductory concepts in anatomy. From the The Visible Human Project. See also:
AnatQuest: Anatomic Images Online
"The U.S. National Library of Medicine's Visible Human Project has produced high resolution (4096 x 2048 x 24 bits) cryosectional color images of human anatomy. The Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, an R&D division of the NLM, through its Communications Engineering Branch, has created a database for this image dataset as well as for 3D rendered images of anatomic objects created from cryosectional images (cross-sections or slices)."
Human Anatomy
Anatomy and physiology information on the brain, the heart, blood vessels and other structures of the body. From
Human Being
From Merriam-Webster Visual Dictionary Online.
Human Body & Mind
Topics include The Body, The Mind, and Human Senses. Uses games, tests and challenges. From the BBC.
A detailed, illustrated view of the human anatomy with a descriptive A-Z index, and an animated presentation of how the body works. Also includes Career Guides.
Secret Life of the Brain
Based on the 5-part PBS series.

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