From Child-Bearing Seniors to Animal Fetus Photography

 - Aug 11, 2009   Updated: Mar 24 2011
The idea of fetuses can be both disturbing to some and wonderful to others, but the fact of the matter is, we were all one at the beginning of our lives.

From ultrasound maternity shirts to pregnant men, this cluster explores 30 different fetus innovations.

Implications - At one point or another, art, photography and design have all used the fetus as a motif. While it can be offensive and grotesque to some, the fetus can also be considered a significant symbol to many consumers. The fetus as a symbol may represent rebirth and renewal; simplicity, minimalism and a back-to-basics mindset; or perhaps the embrace of life and living life to the fullest.