The lymphocyte, a star within. Very poetic looking coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a lymphocyte white blood cell. Lymphocytes are involved in the immune system's defence mechanisms, lymph system, and involved in antibody production.
The Peacock Mite (Tuckerella sp) This tiny beautiful little creature is mostly a threat to citrus crops. Next time you take a vacation to the tropics, know that this fella probably has been on your shirt at some point.
Scanning electron micrograph of the chicken egg, showing the eggshell’s crystal microstructure in cross-section. Credit: Mary Caswell Stoddard/Jeremy Skepper, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge Not silly string, egg shell