The year’s best microscopy photos
The closer you look, the more amazing nature appears. These amazing microscopy pictures prove just that. Be sure to click through and check out the whole gallery.
Top - Red algae Scagelia
Bottom left - A common East coast U.S. fern, Polypodium virginianum, showing a cluster of spore-filled sporangia and specialized protective hairs called paraphyses.
Bottom right - Beta-tubulin expression of a Drosophila third instar larval brain, with attached eye imaginal discs.