I'd love to know more about this drawing. It seems to be an original ink drawing, but I can't identify it or find out more about the artist. [more inside]
Our roommate Napoleon Bone-Apart is missing the little pin that keeps his femur attached to his hip. It looks exactly like this. What is the term for this type of pin, and where can I buy one (or two I guess, but not bulk quantities) so that we can restore Napoleon to his full glory?
How long could a skeleton survive buried in the Northeast United States? [more inside]
Help me remember this cartoon. [more inside]
Help me calculate: if my dead body were placed in an ossuary, how much would my skeleton weigh when pretty much fully dessicated? [more inside]
Skeletons wrong / bad / taboo in Chinese culture? [more inside]
I'm looking for a German movie, over ten years old, where the main character is a woman obsessed with preparing for her own death. [more inside]
What creature was this? Found it on the beach in Brooklin, Maine (near Penobscot Bay).
Say I have two femurs (okay, I do have two femurs, like most people), but say I have them lying on the table in front of me (I don't, but go with me), and I know one of them is from a woman and one is from a man, is there a way an archaelogist/paleontologist/someone-smarter-than-I could tell which is which? [more inside]
I own a really great skeleton. A company wants to rent it from me for 10 days. What is a fair price to charge for it? [more inside]
NYC/bioloogy/education filter A home for the skeleton in my closet and other biology supplies [more inside]
Which form of bobsledding is best for spectating? [more inside]
I'm looking for a poster I saw on an episode of The Sarah Silverman Program. Here's a screen cap: http://i27.tinypic.com/e0o0n5.jpg Can anyone help me find what it is, or who the artist is? Thanks!
Where to buy a human skeleton? [more inside]
Where can I find this amazing DJ-themed t-shirt, showing a skeleton with a vinyl heart and tone-arm collarbones, as seen in this YouTube video (which is completely awesome of its own accord)?
What to do with a very, very dead mouse? [more inside]
Help me find an animated short where a human stripper dances for aliens, and ends up stripping off her own skin until she dances as a skeleton... [more inside]
AquaticNecromancyFilter: Combined, the cities of San Francisco, Oakland and Berkeley employ about 3500 uniformed police officers. Do they outnumber the army that could be raised by dark magic from the floor of the San Francisco Bay? Approximately how many entire sets of human skeletal remains are there in that body of water, considering disasters, shipwrecks, bridge jumpers, tidal movement of sediment, etc.? [more inside]
I saw this link from some blog. It's some baroque skeletal sculpture and it's amazing. The page's author doesn't seem to know much about it, but damn I would love to have a piece like this. Does anybody here know anything about this or this style? http://self-improvement.readigg.com/description/16213.html [more inside]
Infographilter: Where can I find free muscle-group and skeletal diagrams online? [more inside]
Clever-naming filter: We need a punny name for a home-made halloween decoration. [more inside]
Weird question of the day: is there a preferably free utility (for Mac or PC) or website that allows you to interact with a realistic virtual skeleton and allow you to position it in various poses?