Amazing Pics of Things That You Cannot Normally See With the Naked Eye

Funnyzela Stuff November 20, 2012 0




FEI, a company that manufactures microscopes, regularly holds a macro photo contest in which entrants must submit pictures of things that cannot be seen without magnification. Here is a selection of a few of the entries into the competition for 2012.

Porous structure of ground coffee

 

The texture of the spider skin

 

The human intestine containing hundreds of differend kinds of bacteria

 

Curved silica crystals

 

Fingerprint

 

Pollen of Ranunculus acris

 

Tungsten filament of a household incandescent lamp

 

Hepatitis B virus core with 3D reconstruction overlay

 

Embryonic zebrafish

 

Silver clusters deposited by thermal evaporation onto self-assembled polystyrene nano-spheres (900 nm).

 

Dust Mite

 

Moss, a host for methane eating bacteria

 

Aphid on a leaf

 

Ipomoea-Pollen

 

Mouse kidney fractured

 

Cracked grain of corn showing the starch within the cells

 

Aedes aegypti mosquito egg

 

A live aphid Chaitophorus sp. on populus alba leaf

 

E. coli negatively stained

 

Geranium dissectum pollination

Source: www.fei.com


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