Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Human Anatomy 101

Human autopsies are all the rage now but this is much, much more than just slicing up some dead bastard. This German Doctor-dude with a crazy hat explains the parts of the body and uses several different resources to explain his case, including a nude male model. It's very intense but extremely interesting and educational. This television series aired in the UK on Channel4 and I understand it was quite controversial:
These are the full clips of the programmes. These clips contain scenes of a graphic nature demonstrating disections of the human body. All bodies dissected were formally dedicated to the Institute for Plastination, Germany and the donors consented to their remains being used for educational purposes.
Link (Click on Part 1 through 4 under the Autopsy Programme section at the bottom.)