December 12, 2004

Sensory Homunculus

Two very strange and cool images.
Hat tip to BoingBoing.

h_sense.jpg

Title: Sensory homunculus
Description: This model shows what a man's body would look like if each part grew in proportion to the area of the cortex of the brain concerned with its sensory perception.

h_motor.jpg

Title: Motor homunculus
Description: This model shows what a man's body would look like if each part grew in proportion to the area of the cortex of the brain concerned with its movement.

Posted by DaveH at December 12, 2004 07:59 PM
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