Neuron cell body with numerous synapses Neuron cell body (purple) with numerous synapses (blue). Communication from one neuron flows to another neuron across a synapse, the small gap separating neurons.
It's pretty awesome to see an actual neuron and be able to identify it's components A neuron from the hippocampus at magnification. There are approximately 100 billion neurons in the human brain. Image by Dr. Carlo Sala, CNR Institute of Neuroscience
SEM of keratinocytes (red) at the site of a skin wound. Keratinocytes are skin cells that contain the protein keratin. They migrate to the site of a wound and form accumulating layers that form the hard protective object called a scab.
Imágenes microscópicas de bebidas alcohólicas // Microscopic images of alcoholic drinks
"Vodka Tonic" by Lester Hutt – Alcoholic drinks under a microscope: Just like images of snowflakes, each drink is different – What you can see in the magnified pictures are the crystallized carbohydrates that have become sugars and glucose.