Insights: Microscopy

You know the old saying “beauty is in the eye of the beholder?” In some cases that beauty is hard to see and that is where science comes in. The picture below is of a collection of household dust magnified 22 million times. It is from a new book called Microcosmos by Brandon Broll.

According to the Daily Mail Online, "this microscopic photo is of household dust containing long hairs such as cat fur, twisted synthetic and woollen fibres, a pollen grain, plant, serrated insect scales and insect remains."

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