Wednesday, July 13, 2005
(Click title to visit site)
Chapter 9 Photography artist Jerome Abramovitch shows what happens when you inject saline into your forehead...and cheeks...and, well, just go and look. :)
The curious thing is that when he's all puffed up, he does look a little asian, which is how some alien bodies have been described.
Could post-crash internal bleeding and swelling create the visage of the "UFO crash victim"?
If Redfern is correct, and a crewman was inadvertently ejected at altitude from a pressurized cabin, I would think that rapid decompression might create voids in the tissues. If these filled with liquid or blood, it might leave quite an odd corpse, indeed.
As for the functional purpose, Abramovitch himself described the stunt as "insane". Apt.