A Look Inside the 1543 Book De humani corporis fabrica by Andreas Vesalius | #anatomy #medicine #science
Atlas Obscura take a peek inside the NY Academy of Medicine‘s copy of De humani corporis fabrica by Andreas Vesalius – the book is a 700+ page medical compendium from the 16th century that revolutionized our understanding of the human body and anatomy:
Now if you’re really curious to see more and can’t make it to NYAM to book an appointment, you can download a digital PDF of the book – at 750+ MB! – from the digital library e-rara in Switzerland. Their copy has the bonus of being hand-colored and is on loan from the Universitätsbibliothek Basel
Make a robot friend with Adafruit’s CRICKIT – A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit. It’s an add-on to our popular Circuit Playground Express, FEATHER and other platforms to make and program robots with CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. Start controlling motors, servos, solenoids. You also get signal pins, capacitive touch sensors, a NeoPixel driver and amplified speaker output. It complements & extends your boards so you can still use all the goodies on the microcontroller, now you have a robotics playground as well.