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This weekend: Body Worlds open for 60 straight hours
February 19, 2009 · 2 Comments

Scenario 1: You: Oh man, Body Worlds is closing this weekend and we haven’t gone to see it yet! Other (spouse, friend, imaginary friend, sworn enemy, etc.): We need to see it before it closes! You: 1. But I can’t. I am working today.         2. Its going to be too crowded. Other: Don’t worry, its […]

Need a break from Ike? Come see Body Worlds 2
September 24, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

Today our guest blogger is Melinda Davenport, a representative from Body Worlds 2. As my first official post on the BEYONDbones blog, I have to say this has been quite a wild past two weeks. Hope everyone is recovering from Ike slowly but surely. If you’re interested in taking a break from the 24-hour Ike […]

Plastination: Interview with Dr. Gunther von Hagens, inventor and anatomist
August 30, 2008 · 1 Comment

Dr. Gunther von Hagens invented Plastination—the groundbreaking method of preserving anatomical specimens for study. His BODY WORLDS exhibits are a museum sensation that has brought the post-mortal body to the attention of more than 25 million people worldwide. Beginning Sept. 12, visitors to the Houston Museum of Natural Science have the chance to see his […]

Coming Sept. 12: BODY WORLDS 2 & The Brain
July 30, 2008 · 3 Comments

In 2006, over a half million people took an extraordinary journey into the human body in BODY WORLDS 3. Today, we are thrilled to announce that an all-new BODY WORLDS exhibition will debut at the Houston Museum of Natural Science on Sept. 12, 2008. Based on the latest discoveries in neuroscience, this new exhibition delves […]



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