Wellcome Image Awards: shedding light on the microscopic world
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Parts of the human eye from the inside - Stock Image - C005/6022
The human eye viewed from inside, showing the pupil, the ciliary body, and the edge of the pupil. SEM X35.
Honey bee rear leg
Rear leg of a honey bee. It is in this joint where pollen will be crushed and then collected against the leg. Here you can see the rake and auricle of the "pollen packer" (at lower side of joint), and the pollen brush on the first tarsal segment (right side of picture)
Taste bud on tongue surface - Stock Image - P478/0036
Taste bud on tongue surface. Coloured Scanning Electron Micrograph (SEM) of the human tongue revealing the pore of a taste bud.
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Bacterial dental plaque on a human tooth. SEM X10,000 at 8"x10" size
Lovely SEM image of pseudostratified ciliated columnar epithelium. This tissue lines the trachea and upper respiratory tract, and is responsible for sweeping debris out of your lungs, up your wind pipe, and into the back of your throat where you’ll either a) cough it out or b) swallow it. People who are smokers are constantly killing off these cells, which is why smokers are so prone to lung infections; they lack the ciliated cells to keep crap out of their lungs.
This is spider skin at 12000x magnification - Geek.com
As humans with inherently imperfect vision we know that everything looks different up close. What we might not realize, or at least think about very often, is that the closer you look, the …
Human neural rosette primordial brain cells | 2016 Photomicrography Competition
Gist Croft - Human neural rosette primordial brain cells, differentiated from embryonic stem cells in the culture dish (used to study brain development and Huntington’s disease)
High Dose Vitamin C | Reno Integrative Medical Center
High Dose Vitamin C therapy for immune boosting, chronic disease and cancer treatment at Reno Integrative Medical Center.
Heres How Cannabis Looks Under A Microscope | TIMEWHEEL
Here is an amazing look at the cannabis plant at the microscopic level. These images were shot of medicinally prepared cannabis plants and...
The Most Detailed Images of Nerves You've Ever Seen
Scientists at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory use a SNAP-tagging technique to create brilliant pictures of the nervous system up close.