GetBodySmart.com is a wonderful and remarkably complete resource to learn about the systems that keep our body running, including the skeletal , nervous and even urinary systems. What's more amazing is that it's all created by one man in his spare time and for no gain of his own. Read his mission statement here.
The pancreas is a completely crummy organ...... so which parts of the human body could you design better? Interesting article and comments.
Respect the cock! Or duck, as the case may be. Avian co-evolution in action, from the New York Times.
Curious about what a college class in Anatomy and Physiology is like? Here's Berkeley's version on Google Video, complete with adorable professor with a great collection of colorful scarfs. via Nurse Sean