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Exhibit of real human bodies opens at Tech Museum

Original post made on Sep 30, 2007

The creator of a controversial new anatomical exhibit that opened Thursday at the Tech Museum of Innovation hopes his exhibit will encourage Silicon Valley residents to identify the value and beauty of their own bodies. Body Worlds 2 and the Three Pound Gem is an exhibit that shows real human bodies and organs that have been preserved in a manner that opens the mysteries of the human body to the public.


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Posted by John Thomas, a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Sep 30, 2007 at 8:07 am

I saw this display in Florida last year on vacation. Very cool stuff indeed.
JT


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