Neuron Gesture Table

From the exhibition:
Brain: The Inside Story

New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

Using hand-recognition technology, this interactive exhibit helps visitors understand how neurons communicate with each other at high speeds using thin spindly branches called dendrites that constantly change shape and sprout new shoots. 

Credit: Courtesy of AMNH/D. Finnin

Note: Representative image at left is often cropped for display purposes. Downloaded high-resolution images are not cropped.