Tagged: accident

How a wound heals itself

Our skin is the largest organ in our bodies, with a surface area of about 2 squaremeter in adults. When we are cut or wounded, our skin begins to repair itself through a complex,...

The unfixed brain

In this teaching video, Suzanne Stensaas, Ph.D., Professor of Neurobiology and Anatomy at the University of Utah School of Medicine, demonstrates the properties and anatomy of an unfixed brain. This video contains graphic images, a...

Hisashi Ouchi

Hisashi Ouchi was one of the technicians working at a facility operated by JCO (formerly Japanese Nuclear Fuel Conversion Co.) in Tokai of Ibaraki Perfecture. He is one of the two fatalities of Tokaimura...

Movies that kill

Here’s a list of 45 films that had on-set deaths. The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time – Mark Twain Across the...

A completely shattered tibia

A 32-year-old man, a manual labourer in a granite quarry, presented after heavy equipment had fallen on his left leg while working. He was in a state of shock and the skin of the...

Twilight Zone accident

On July 23, 1982 a Bell UH-1 Iroquois helicopter crashed at Indian Dunes in Valencia, Santa Clarita, California, during the making of Twilight Zone: The Movie. The crash killed three people on the ground...