True magic world, that is too small to admire it

True magic world, that is too small to admire it

Invention of the microscope let us look into a totally new kingdom, where we would never penetrate otherwise. It is amazing, unexpected, not as we suppose it to be, and attractive! Meet common things anew, feel how beautiful and skillfully made our universe is!

1Butterfly eggs on a raspberry plant

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A micro-crack in steel

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Household dust

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Needle and thread

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E.coli bacteria on lettuce

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Beard hairs under a scanning electron microscope: cut with razor (left) and electric shaver (right)

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A moth wing

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Demineralized human tooth

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Shark skin (left) and a foot of a fly (right)

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The head of a maggot of a bluebottle fly

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A mite, magnified about 850x

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Leaf of a Virginia spiderwort

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The green chloropasts in the plant cells

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Marijuana

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Spherical spores produced by the fungus Emericella nidulans are coated in a thin layer of the protein hydrophobic. Hydrophobin ensures that water rolls off the spores.

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Leg of a Gecko

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A Marine Worm, 58x magnification

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Steel