Images

Babies at various stages of gestation


Six weeks
A baby floats head-down in the tear-drop shaped amniotic sac, or bag of waters, which protects...
10 weeks
The picture shows an unborn baby at 10 weeks after conception: recognisably a member of the human...
11 weeks
The baby is completely formed even though he fits snugly into the doctor's hand. The ears were first...
16 weeks
21½ weeks
Kelly Thorman was born prematurely in 1971 at 21½ weeks after conception*. This picture was taken...