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How to Knit a Brain Answered

From New Scientist online:

AS SOON as she saw her first images of the brain, Marjorie Taylor was spellbound. The vibrant pinks and blues, the intricate detailing - somehow they spoke to her. "I couldn't help but look at them with the eye of a quilter," says Taylor, a psychologist at the University of Oregon. "I thought the folds of the cerebral cortex would be great in velvet."

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Chicken2209 (author)2009-01-01

what does one do with a knitted brain?

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kelseymh (author)Chicken22092009-01-01

Umm...install it in your plushie Robot?

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Chicken2209 (author)kelseymh2009-01-01

my knitted zombie called dibs

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kelseymh (author)Chicken22092009-01-01

:-) I'm not sure, but I think Robot defeats Zombie (no brain for Zombie to eat ;-)

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Chicken2209 (author)kelseymh2009-01-01

DONT ENCOURAGE THEM! you got them wounded up :[|

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Lithium Rain (author)2008-12-31

That's...I don't know what that is! It's awesome! And a little gross. And terribly time consuming.

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=SMART= (author)2008-12-31