Today's post crosses over into the realm of biochemistry, with a look at the chemical structure of DNA, and its role in creating proteins in our cells. Of course, it's not just in humans that DNA is found - it's present in the cells
(click images for detail) Unfortunately I know very little about Korean artist Minjeong An (her website is currently down), but these are just a few of her incredibly complex self-portraits illustrated using some kind of information visualization.
Interesting, that I wouldn't be surprised if that is what the Eye of Horus was symbolizing. Because, of course the Egyptians knew about the brain. if you look at the medical papyrus, they had an EXTENSIVE knowledge of anatomy and physiology.