The Cell

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Particle, molecule, cell, organism, earth, star, galaxy. Same thing. META.

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Pilobolus sp. The fastest thing on earth.  The spore is called Pilobolus which accelerates 0-45 mph in the first millimeter of flight.

P9095374 - Copy. Pilobolus sp.

"Pilobolus sp. on horse manure. My block. There is some interesting reading on this species on "Google" & Wikipedia.

Fish eye close up

Animals' Eyes Up Close

Suren Manvelyan, is a bit of a jack of all trades. He has a PhD in Theoretical Physics specializing in Quantum Chaos but has recently turned his attention

plant cell

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Please help me quit smoking

Lichen - it rains such a lot here (and the air is so clean) that we have lots of this hereabouts.

curiosities & clockwork

myaloysius: “petitpoulailler: “ thebeldam: bulldogpottery: chacruna: via acornfables, loveyourchaos ” ”

Epiphytic orchids often grow on the branches of trees in tropical forests. their unique structure allows them to absorb and store water. photo by Phil Gates

Orchid Roots: Botanical Sponges

Epiphytic orchids often grow on the branches of trees in tropical forests. their unique structure allows them to absorb and store water. photo by Phil Gates

Halite. Salt crystals coloured pink by carotine from organisms in the water in which the crystals grew, Namibia

Halite. Salt crystals coloured pink by carotine from organisms in the water in which the crystals grew, Namibia

microscopic frost accumulating on a blade of grass. image credit: Eric Erbe

Dark Roasted Blend: The Joys of Microscope Photography

Dark Roasted Blend

Small animals seen in the Scanning Electron Microscope - ciliates

Microscopic Images of Invertebrates. Insekten, Spinnen und anderes

Scanning Electron Micrographs of all kind of small Animals. Kleine Tiere gesehen mit dem Raster- Elektronen- Mikroskop.

Human skin cells: Skin cells injected with a mixture of genes and a molecule called valproic acid were able to repair the damaged hearts of lab rats.

Repairing a broken heart... with skin

A radical new procedure takes human tissue and transforms it into stem cells potentially capable of repairing the damaged organs of heart attack victims

Picture of Hibiscus, Macro Picture of Cell Structure of a plant, Section Cut Microscopic Nature, closeup plant life , microscope, Mikroskopisch

Picture of Hibiscus, Macro Picture of Cell Structure of a plant, Section Cut Microscopic Nature, closeup plant life , microscope, Mikroskopisch

plant cells

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Laser microscopy of plant embryos.

Zebrafish Skin ( Danio rerio ) Magnification: 1’750:1 .

Zebrafish Skin – IV › Micronaut: The fine art of microscopy by science photographer Martin Oeggerli

Zebrafish Skin ( Danio rerio ) Magnification: 1’750:1 .

Bacteria

Things that Quicken the Heart

Rod-shaped soil Bacteria (Pseudomonas fluorescens) and the filamentous hyphae of a soil Fungus (Pythium ultimum). P. fluorescens is a Gram-n...

Visuals Unlimited

Rod-shaped soil Bacteria (Pseudomonas fluorescens) and the filamentous hyphae of a soil Fungus (Pythium ultimum). P. fluorescens is a Gram-n...