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Astonishing microscope photography (15 pictures)

Micro-crack in Steel

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Photograph by MARTINA DIENSTLEDER / FEI

 

Birth of Ladybugs

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Photograph by RICCARDO ANTONELLI / FEI

 

Corrosion on Copper Bond Pad

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Photograph via FEI COMPANY

 

Dehydrated Breast Cancer Cell

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Photograph by WADAH MAHMOUD / FEI

 

Fly

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Photograph by IVAN JIMENEZ BOONE / FEI

 

Hydrothermal Worm

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Photograph by PHILIPPE CRASSOUS / FEI

 

Iron Oxide

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Photograph by FRANCISCO RANGEL / FEI

 

Caterpillar

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Photograph by OLIVER MECKES

 

Spider’s Head

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Photograph by OLIVER MECKES / FEI

 

Sugar Crystal

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Photograph by DAVID MCCARTHY / FEI

 

Mosquito Larva and Parasite

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Photograph by NICOLE OTTAWA / FEI

 

Nano Mirrors on DLP Television

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Photograph by REGINO SANDOVAL / FEI

 

Parasitic Mite on Mosquito Larva

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Photograph by NICOLE OTTAWA / FEI

 

Water Mite

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Photograph by NICOLE OTTAWA / FEI

 

Worm Polychaete

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Photograph by PHILIPPE CRASSOUS / FEI

 

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