The great Leonardo da Vinci believed the workings of the human body were an analogy for the workings of the universe. Inspired by the legendary polymath, we’ve decided that the workings of the Wookiee body are an analogy for the workings of the Star Wars universe.

Or something. Really, we were just curious about what’s beneath all that Wookiee fur — the world needs to know what’s going on under Chewbacca’s mane. Without further ado, we give you: Wookiee’s anatomy.

This is service journalism at its finest, folks. You’re welcome.