Watch the Video: Medical Oddities From The Bowels Of The Mütter
Philadelphia’s Mütter Museum has a lot of heart, and other organs too. Items in this collection of medical specimens include a gangrenous hand, a wallet made of human flesh, and a colon the size of a medium suitcase. And that’s just the stuff on display, imagine what’s in the basement.
Flora Lichtman was the host of the podcast Every Little Thing. She’s a former Science Friday multimedia producer.