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17 Fascinating Photos of Products Under the Microscope Like You’ve Never Seen Them

Although we can’t see it, we know for sure that within everything we eat there’s a whole other miniature world hiding its mysteries from the naked eye. With the help of a microscope, you can finally see this magical world, and the chances are even mother nature herself would never have thought that science would advance this far.

We here at WeGoRo took a peek at 17 food products right up close. We’ll never look at our plate in the same way again!

A sugar crystal

A salt crystal

The tail of a shrimp

Broccoli

Granulated instant coffee

A roasted coffee bean

A grain of wheat

A strawberry

Any strawberry (and, in fact, almost any fruit whatsoever) will actually have fruit mites on it — either alive or dead. This may sound disturbing, but there’s nothing to be afraid of: if they’re singular, mites are not harmful for you when swallowed.

A sesame seed

Black pepper

A red grape

Sugar

A tomato

Cauliflower

Saffron

Star anise

Ethanol

Leg of a fly

Our toilets, bathrooms and general environment attract lots of bacteria and parasites. Who knew they can be pretty up close?

Preview photo credit Stanislav Gorb, depositphotos