A wooden brain

(Image: A human brain, of sorts. Beautiful shot by @amyburvall.) What does the image represent to me in an educational context? A #blimage challenge per Amy Burvall & Steve Wheeler. My first impression was that of the human brain with all of the swaying, splitting and reforming neurons, impossibly close in their fickle connections, sparking us to life and learning. How could it have been anything else? On closer inspection the image could appear to be some type of ornamental