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Posts Tagged ‘microscope’

This Is How Sand Looks Magnified Up To 300 Times

By • Jan 17th, 2014 • Category: Latest Posts, Photography, Science

Comparing something to a grain of sand is usually supposed to mean that it’s small or insignificant, but Dr. Gary Greenberg’s microscopic photography aims to turn this stereotype on its head. His photographs of miniscule grains of sands reveal that each grain of sand can be beautiful and unique. The sand in his images is full of remnants from various tropical sea organisms large and small.

Alcoholic Cocktails Under the Microscope

By • Sep 13th, 2012 • Category: Featured, Latest Posts, Photography, Science

Although some people find themselves artistically inspired with some alcoholic boost, who could have thought that alcohol itself looks like a piece of art. The “BevShots” photo series, done by scientist Michael Davidson, features various alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, photographed through a microscope’s lens.

Extreme Close-Ups of the Human Eye

By • Mar 17th, 2011 • Category: Featured, Latest Posts, Photography, Science

Don’t know about you guys, but we just love looking at things really close up! So, we are very excited to introduce you to an Armenian physics teacher Suren Manvelyan who used his friends, colleagues and pupils as models to make amazing close-ups of the human eye. He never thought he would see anything like that – when viewed really close up our eyes look like some dramatic surfaces of far and unknown planets. You have to see it!

Looking at the World through a Microscope (Part I)

By • Sep 12th, 2009 • Category: Featured, Latest Posts, Science, Weird

When you get bored of looking at the world with your own eyes why not look at it trough a microscope?

Just looking at the micro world takes our breath away – it’s incredibly rich, beautiful and active. I’ve heard that even science people after looking at the smallest corners of our world see a god here.