7 Mind-Blowing Artifacts That Reveal the Strange Beauty of Brains

“A 1.5 kilogram clump of fatty tissue which is located in our head.” That’s how curator Marius Kwint describes the enigmatic subject of Brains: The Mind as Matter, a new exhibition at Manchester’s Museum of Science & Industry. The reality, of course, is infinitely more complex—and this not-for-the-squeamish show… » 10/01/13 9:20am 10/01/13 9:20am