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A microCT 3D reconstruction of a 10-day-old chick embryo, as seen from the right hand side. The inner ear is depicted, with the semicircular canals (the body's balance organ) and the cochlea (which converts sound waves into electrical impulses) shown in green. The otic capsule, a cartilaginous structure surrounding the inner ear which develops into part of the sphenoid bone, is shown in blue.
- A Kumar, T Davies and N Itasaki, University of Bristol
Above, portrait of Daniel Sennert in a roundel; centre, a man representing Experience holds the staff of Aesculapius and a lily, while a woman representing Reason holds a balance and a torch; below, Hippocrates and Hermes shake hands, representing the union of herbal and chemical medicine. Engraving by M. Merian, ca. 1631.
- Merian, Matthaeus, 1593-1650.
Eugen Sandow: Life of the Author as told in Photographs. As He is To-Day. Stricking photo of the Author at 52, confirming his statement in this book that muscle, once built up, remains, to a great extent, always, provided the body is only given a few minutes daily exercise to maintain balance when once it is established
Elevation des eaux par toute sorte de machines reduite à la mesure, au poids, à la balance, par le moyen d'un nouveau piston, et corps de pompe, & d'un nouveau mouvement cyclo-elliptique, en rejettant l'usage de toute sorte de manivelles ordinaires; avec huit problemes de mechanique. Proposez aux plus habiles & aux plus sca̧vans du siecle, pour le bien public
- Morland, Samuel, Sir, 1625-1695.