Magnified World


When I looked through my first microscope at the age of eight, I didn't just see tiny swimming microbes from our bird bath. I saw the complete and total beauty of the world in the tiniest details. Here I post what we pass every day because we cannot see it. I hope you can see the beauty as I do.
Megaspores and microspores of slaginella, a type of moss, at 20x magnification.  6th place in the 1983 Nikon Small World Competition.

Megaspores and microspores of slaginella, a type of moss, at 20x magnification.  6th place in the 1983 Nikon Small World Competition.

(Source: nikonsmallworld.com)

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