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Grãos de areia ampliados 250 vezes

Grains Of Sand Magnified 250 Times Real Size

Grains of beach sand magnified to 250 times real size - by Dr Gary Greenberg

Sometimes shells are just more shells, but this arrangement, surely not haphazard, is breathtaking.

Lovely "collection" - natural beauty of texture, color & shapes. Mother Nature you are amazing!

These colourful foam reflections and swirling rainbows of colour and patterns are caused by light bouncing into and out of the walls of bubbles. Photograph taken by Martin

TOP 10 Amazing Macro Images

Soap foam macro photography - this would make a stunning window or a beautiful pot or piece of glass or a textile, a brilliant example of natural form

x x x ~ 'Eye of a honeybee (Apis mellifera) 40X.  Ralph Grimm, Jimboomba, Queensland, Australia'

honeybee's eye at by Ralph Grimm: 20 BioScapes Contest Photos--Life Viewed through the Microscope - Scientific American

Proof that everything was designed and didn't just come to be.

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A scanning electron microscope image of spider silk-glands making a thread

A scanning electron microscope image of spider silk glands making a thread originally from Dennis Kunkel Microscopy. the colours looks very interesting under a microscope

Foxglove seed, SEM

Science Image of Foxglove seed (Digitalis purpurea) from PS MicroGraphs. Specialists in Science Images.

Microscopic shot of a hummingbird's tongue #birds #reddit

Microscopic shot of a hummingbird's tongue

Microscopic shot of a hummingbird's tongue. They lick the nectar with fringed, forked tongue. Capillary action along the fringe of their tongue helps draw nectar up into their throats so they can swallow.

Sand magnified 250 times, each grain stunningly individual. - Imgur God Rocks!To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand  And Eternity in an hour. ~William Blake quote inside the pages of  "A Grain of Sand: Nature's Secret Wonder"

Sand magnified 250 times, each grain stunningly individual.

Magnifying sand 250 times through a specialised microscope, we can see its true beauty. Grains are made up of crystals, shell fragments and volcanic rock

Perfecta armonia en la naturaleza del kiwi

Fractal symmetry in nature, Kiwi? (don't know if it is truly a symmetrical fractal, but it is beautiful. :) I like it because of the circle in the kiwi.

Cody Geary  -These beautifully preserved shells are on display at the Smithsonian.

Ammonite Fossils - The Promicroceras Planicosta on display at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History - Washington D.

Search for Petoskey Stones

A Petoskey stone .is a rock and a fossil, often pebble-shaped, that is composed of a fossilized coral that lived 350 million years ago. The rocks rounded in the surf along the shores of Lake Michigan near Petoskey, Michigan.

Rare Adonis blue butterfly egg is laid only on the horseshoe vetch, a type of European perennial

Under the Microscope: "The Adonis blue butterfly is rare because it's choosy. It lays its eggs (like the one above) only on horseshoe vetch, a European perennial. What's more, it looks for patches cropped by rabbits that allow easy landing.

A scanning electron microscope picture of a nerve ending. It has been broken open to reveal vesicles (orange and blue) containing chemicals used to pass messages in the nervous system.

frontal-cortex: Scanning electron microscope picture of a nerve ending that has been broken open to reveal the synaptic vesicles beneath the cell membrane. Image by Tina Carvalho. The Cell: An Image Library