TED Talks (Technology, Entertainment, Design) Conception to Birth Visualized

TED conferences bring together the world's most fascinating thinkers and doers, who are challenged to give the talk of their lives (in 18 minutes or less).

Below is a TED talk given by Alexander Tsiaras, an artist and technologist whose work explores the unseen human body, developing scientific visualization software to enable him to "paint" the human anatomy using volume data. He's the author The Architecture and Design of Man and Woman: The Marvel of the Human Body, Revealed.

“The magic of the mechanisms inside each genetic structure saying exactly where that nerve cell should go — the complexity of these mathematical models is beyond human comprehension,” said Alexander Tsiaras.

 

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