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More Etymological Maps of the Brain

By popular demand, here are some more etymological maps of the brain – images illustrating what the names of the parts of the brain actually mean. If you missed the first one, it’s here. First off, an axial cross-section: the image is adapted from here. Most of the meanings are from this excellent page. And […]

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An Etymological Map of the Brain

The parts of the brain have many weird and wonderful names. But what do those names signify? I’ve made this Etymological Map of the Brain to illustrate the meaning behind the names of common cerebral structures. If you enjoyed this post, please let me know and I’ll do another map covering the brain areas not […]

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