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Surviving college as a pre-med student: Why I use Human Anatomy Atlas to take notes

I think it's about time I introduced myself around here. Hi, I'm Madison. Nice to meet you! You've probably seen my name floating around the VB ...
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Innovative Initiatives: Making Strides in the Classroom and Lab to Improve Anatomy Learning

Here's a question instructors often ask: What can be done to improve how students learn anatomy? Students want more than handouts and PowerPoint ...
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Calling All Librarians: A Visual and Interactive 3D Database for your Library

At Visible Body, we feel a kinship with academic librarians. Taking vast amounts of information, making sure it is accurate, organizing it in a ...
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Using Visible Body in the High School Classroom: Questions and Answers

At Visible Body, we’re always excited to meet high school teachers and show them our visual human biology content because, inevitably, the first ...
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A 3D Urinary System Lesson Plan: Creating Interactive Presentations

For this lesson, we’ll be using Human Anatomy Atlas 2018 to walk students through the gross and microanatomy of the urinary system. All you need is ...
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Students Say: This is how we use 3D visual anatomy apps to study

We’re back with more clever insights from students who use Human Anatomy Atlas as a learning tool—this time we’re going to hear about the study ...
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Can Augmented Reality Improve The Learning Experience of Future Healthcare Professionals?

Did you know that a 2016 survey revealed that many of today’s high school students want to be tomorrow’s healthcare professionals? Of the 10 most ...
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Differentiating Reality: The Difference between Augmented and Virtual Reality

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines reality as “the quality or state of being real” or as “something that is neither derivative nor dependent but ...
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A Lesson Plan in AR: Five Interactive Muscle Actions in Augmented Reality

For this group exercise on muscle action in augmented reality, divide your students into five groups, with one student to act as the model for each ...
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Three Amazing Augmented Reality Views of the Human Body with Human Anatomy Atlas

The Visible Body team works every day to create human anatomy apps that make it easier to see inside the human body. Our newest feature? Augmented ...
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