Alesi 3-D Images (video) The Leakey Foundation Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption This is a 3-D animation of the Alesi skull, computed from the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) microtomographic data. It shows first the skull in solid 3-D rendering, then transparent surface rendering is used to show the endocast shape (light blue), the internal ears (green) and the permanent teeth germs (grey and brown). Credit Paul Tafforeau / ESRF Usage Restrictions These audio and video assets may be downloaded or are otherwise provided at no charge for one-time use for coverage or promotion of the above mentioned Nature article and exclusively in conjunction thereof. Copying, distribution, archiving, sublicensing, sale, or resale of the image is prohibited. Any and all image uses must bear the copyright notice as indicated below. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.