A detail photo of the runner in this sculpture finalist in the 2012 United States Olympic Art Competition about Excellence and Friendship in the Olympic Games created from steel-reinforced Hydrostone with bronze patina and copper measuring 24" x 25" x 5" by Adam Long (this work is also available as a limited edition bronze).
A plastinated human corpse posed to look like a dancer stands on display at the Body Worlds exhibition on April 26, 2011 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition, which features human and animal corpses plastinated by Gunther von Hagens, focuses on the role of the heart. It will be open to the public at the Postbahnhof from April 27 to August 14. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)