Who is the brainiac that thought this one up? Oh right, her.

This intensely amazing knitted and crocheted brain is anatomically correct, features a “zip down” middle to unveil the innards of the brain, and includes even the brain stem. Karen Norberg, a psychiatrist who works in Cambridge, Ma., took a year to design, create, and execute this brilliant piece of medical art.

You can read all about it here*.


*A special thanks to Jenny Miller of The Boston Herald for pointing it out to me, without which I’d be blind to the ways of the knitted brain. Be sure to pick up the Boston Herald’s magazine on President Obama, which Ms. Miller edited.

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