What do fruits and vegetables look like inside an MRI?

What do fruits and vegetables look like inside an MRI? Short answer: “Whoa.”

Over at the blog Inside Insides, Andy Ellison of Boston University Medical School has been throwing the entire produce aisle inside a Philips 3 Tesla MRI, revealing the otherworldly realms that dwell inside common foods. Here’s but a small sampling of his many see-through delicacies, immortalized as GIFs — my favorite is the broccoli explosion.

Sunflower

Corn

Pumpkin

Banana

Kiwi

Grapes

Broccoli

Tomato

Cucumber

Garlic

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