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Neural Net

Does this image remind you of a node garden or a neural network? It should, because it actually is a neural network. These particular nerve cells are called ciliary ganglion, and the image is the result of scientific research into the effects of early exposure to nicotine. Dr Phyllis Pugh, was kind enough to donate the piece to the show and benefit auction.

neural network

Bidding is currently open on this piece at the Art Intersect Science online benefit auction.