You come into contact with millions of different objects every day. Many of those everyday objects are so small that you don't even realize you're interacting with them, but when we look at the world
"There are something like eighteen billion cells in the brain alone. There are no two brains alike; there are no two hands alike; there are no two human beings alike. You can take your guidance and instruction from others, but you must find your own path." --Joseph Campbell
CIL:38941, Peziza, ascospore. CIL. Dataset
A light micrograph of a thin slice through a cup fungus called Peziza. It grows on decaying wood and organic matter and reproduces itself by producing...
'Life: Magnified' Shows Off the Wonders of the Cell
"Life: Magnified" is an exhibit of scientific images showing cells and other scenes of life magnified by as much as 50,000 times.
Xylem plant cells, SEM - Stock Image - C001/2573
Xylem plant cells. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of xylem cells from a plant leaf.
Land of dreams: Harvard scientists map most complicated terrain in the universe - the inside of the brain
Harvard's Professor Jan Wedeen claims that the rainbow-coloured scans offer the first real insight into the pathways of the human brain's 100 billion cells - and how it works.