OMSI's Body Worlds & the Brain

Tammy Hernandez was live from OMSI at the opening of Gunther von Hagens’ BODY WORLDS & The Brain.  The exhibit includes more than 200 authentic human specimens and highlights neuroscience, brain development and performance. Through respectful, aesthetic displays, the exhibition invites intensive study and profound reflection on the power, beauty, and fragility of the human body.

The show runs today through March 4, 2012 .  Buy your timed-tickets online or call (503) 797-4486.  You'll find more information on  OMSI's website.

Experts from OHSU will be on hand on weekends to give talks and to answer your quesitons.  For a schedule of the speakers' topics, click here.

For information about donating your body for plastination, go to the Body Worlds website.

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