The beautiful shapes of neurons

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9 Responses to “The beautiful shapes of neurons”

  1. voiceinthedistance says:

    Take that, subway maps!  Nature rules!

  2. UrbanUndead says:

    The brain aquatic – this could double as silhouettes of brittle stars & corals. Very cool :)

  3. Snig says:

    Biased opinion.  Look who’s telling you that.  (props to Emo Phillips)

  4. awjt says:

    HNA touches again!

  5. Matt Valley says:

    Golgi’s original drawings are much nicer.   Here’s one of the cerebellum untangling and laying side-by-side all the neuron types in this circuit. 
    http://longstreet.typepad.com/.a/6a00d83542d51e69e20120a909898a970b-pi

  6. Okapi says:

    I have to wonder why someone would redraw the original works of Cajal.

  7. Culturedropout says:

    Hardcore neurologist gets neuron tattoos.  Film at 11.

  8. cavalrysword says:

    Scroll down to this article, the pictures are very similar.  http://boingboing.net/2012/05/16/global-subway-systems-converge.html

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