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Microscopy as art

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Every year the Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition shares mind-blowing images captured through microscopes.  Not only are the winning images beautiful, they offer a pleasant summary of novel research taking place in today’s life science research labs.

Below are a my favorites from the 2010 winning entries.  The entire gallery of winning entries and runners up can be seen here.

Tribulus spp. flower bud, by Reza Dadpour

Longhorn beetle leg, by Jan Michels

Assorted wildflower seeds, by Yanping Wand


Written by morethangray

November 18, 2010 at 5:26 pm

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