The science behind body donation

body worlds logoIn 2006, the Science Museum hosted BODY WORLDS,
an anatomical exhibition of real human bodies. Explore below to discover some other unique perspectives on human anatomy and the scientific use of cadavers.

Why donate your body to science?

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Donation provides doctors and researchers with an in-depth study of the human body. It saves lives, and improves the quality of life for those still living.

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