MICROSCOPIC HAIRS IN INNER EAR: Inner ear help divers know their up down orientation in water. Sounds under water are magnified. When we hear sounds (whether under water or above) microscopic hairs in our inner ears vibrate.
Stink bugs are agricultural pests that exist throughout the world. When disturbed, they emit a characteristic foul-smelling odor. In Haris Antonopoulos' photo, he captures the beauty of the so-called pests using brightfield illumination.
Demodex tails at the base of eyelashes. The Demodex mite is an eight-legged (an arachnid) ectoparasite (living on the surface of the host) that can reside in our hair follicles and sebaceous glands. The typical Demodex life cycle is usually 2 to 3 weeks.
Fimbriae of a Fallopian Tube - Photographed by Brandon Broll, thus images is just one of many amazing microscopic photos in his book, Microcosmos, in which random things are magnified by between 22 times and 22 million times.
The image is a coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a single dust mite among skin scales in house dust. Dust mites feed on flakes of shed human skin and are a common cause of asthma and allergic symptoms worldwide.