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Anatomy & Physiology

Anatomical Variations of the Circulatory System

The human body doesn’t always look like it does in textbook illustrations. The term anatomical variant refers to deviations from the norm that don’t impair functions, though some anatomical variants can cause symptoms. These are also known as normal ...
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Technology in Anatomy Education

Creating Courseware Assignments Using Custom Content

The last few updates to Human Anatomy Atlas for Courseware have included numerous ways for students and instructors to build collections of custom 3D ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

Sneak Preview: New Content Coming to Human Anatomy Atlas 2022 +!

Here at Visible Body, we’re always looking for ways to improve and expand our interactive 3D content library. After listening to instructors and ...
Pathology

How Does Anesthesia Work?

It’s difficult to imagine undergoing surgery without anesthesia, and it would have been impossible to develop modern surgical techniques without it. ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

Smart Assessments: Moving Beyond Exams with Dr. Cindy Harley

Visible Body works hard to form a community of educators who support one another and strive for pedagogical excellence, so we were thrilled to have ...

The Benefits of Visible Learning: A Q&A with Bert Oppenheim

The Visible Body Blog was excited to sit down with Bert Oppenheim, Vice President of Creative Services here at Visible Body, to chat about medical ...

6 Evolution Myths—Debunked!

If there was a New York Times bestseller list in 1859, Charles Darwin might have made it with his groundbreaking book On the Origin of Species by ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

How to Use Visible Body's Flashcards in Atlas 2022+ on Web and Mobile

Flashcards are available on mobile and web for Web Suite, Courseware, and Human Anatomy Atlas 2022+users! Now you can become a studying powerhouse ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

How Does Visible Body Courseware Compare to 3D4Medical's Complete Anatomy?

It’s great to have lots of choices when you’re shopping for a 3D anatomy education tool, but a large selection also means there is a lot of ...
Biology

Four Ways to Teach DNA Structure with Visible Biology

DNA can be hard to understand because it’s difficult to visualize, but it’s important for students to understand the structure of DNA  so they have a ...