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December 13 2013

Save Our Skulls Featured in Wired.com and Time

The Museum’s Save Our Skulls campaign to restore and preserve our Hyrtl Skull Collection has been attracting media attention from all over the world. Wired.com covered the campaign in this article. Time.com recommended giving a skull as a holiday gift! 

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September 27 2013

Mütter Curator Makes a Reddit Appearance

Mütter Museum Curator Anna Dhody made an appearance on Reddit’s Ask Me Almost Anything. Her responses are, as usual, funny, interesting, and slightly disturbing.

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May 22 2013

Carl Zimmer Writes about FOP in The Atlantic

In May, the Atlantic ran Carl Zimmer’s article on Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) and the people who live with it. Zimmer describes a visit to the Mütter Museum to see Harry Eastlack’s skeleton, and he discusses current research on the disorder.  

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