Biology Study Guide TopicsEndocrine System | Lymphatic System | Blood | Circulatory System | Skull Bones | Human Skull and Brain | Tissue Types | The Cell | DNA | Anatomy Models | Electron Transport Chain | History of Microbiology | Human Anatomy | Punnett Squares | What is Mitosis | What is Life | Macromolecules | Cellular Respiration | DNA Replication | Enzymes | Pathogenic Bacteria | Natural Selection | Punnett Squares | Transcription and Translation | Exam Notes | Viruses | Osmosis | Protists | Genetic Code | Mendelian Genetics | Meiosis | Sensory Processing | Amino Acids |
Online PresentationsBones of the Human Skull | Tissue Types | Selective and Differential Media
Classroom ActivitiesRecombinant DNA Cut And Tape Classroom Activity
Anatomy of the Human Head - Bones, Brain, Sensory Organs
Human Skull Bones
The figure below shows bones and features of the human skull including the frontal bone, coronal suture, parietal bone, squamous suture, lamboid suture, occipital bone, temporal bone, external acoustic meatus, mastoid process, styloid process, mandible, mental protuberance, maxilla, zygomatic bone, ethmoid bone, lacrimal bone, nasal bone and sphenoid bone.
Walkthrough of each bone in the human skull.
and a frontal figure with additional detail:
And another side view with additional detail:
The Human Brain
The figure below shows parts of the human brain with labels including the frontal lobe, parietal lobe, occipital lobe, cerebellum, spinal cord, and temporal lobe.
And a figure showing some additional features of the human brain:
The locations of the pineal gland, hypothalamus, thalamus and pituitary gland are shown below: