How modern life changes your shape

How modern life changes your shape

Modern life changes your shape by adapting your skeleton to accommodate everyday stresses Our bones are actually very unlike what we may see displayed in museums. They are not white, solid and inert, as scientists used to think, but are in fact very much alive. They...

Tensegrity in the Body

Our skeletons are held up by the soft tissue in our bodies, in tension, so as the bones do not actually touch one another. This enables a wide range of free movement between the joints in the body. This sculpture that I came across whilst attending an Open Day at...