Electron microscope photo of a Flea. 86 times magnification

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    There is much beauty in nature.

    Sometimes you just have to concentrate on the small things in life.

    Electron microscope photo of a flea. A process that involves the killing of and, fixing, dehydrating, and gold coating of the insect before such images can be taken.

    ilovepics11, Stevanovitzsch, and 35 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Jirrupin 94 months ago | reply

      wow! when/how did you do this??

    2. RBirtles 94 months ago | reply

      The benefits of working in a science organization with the right equipment and a few favours :-)

    3. Foto_Willy [deleted] 94 months ago | reply

      fantastic. greeting willy

    4. Hélia Scheppa 94 months ago | reply

      uau! so interesting !( thanks for visit) see you. :)

    5. .tintin. [deleted] 93 months ago | reply

      wow... this is so interesting & beautiful !!

    6. ::::: Waz Surtsdóttir Õ_o ::::: 93 months ago | reply

      Amazing. I wish I had that kind of microscope :(

    7. Captin Shmit 90 months ago | reply

      That's so gross! (And therefore totally wicked awesome!)

    8. R-Rated Birdman 83 months ago | reply

      Super shot! Excellent, exellent.
      Can you do one of my X?

    9. kaibara87 82 months ago | reply

      Wow! Now I can only dream to use a SEM! Great photo!

    10. Andreas-photography 82 months ago | reply

      Just seen this how lucky to have access to such high quality equipment

      and Thank you for sharing it I am going to show it to my children add it to favourites and show it to the class

      thank you for sharing this fantastic image

    11. www.kasimetcalfe.com 81 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Science is Golden, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    12. Almodovar Photography 80 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Microscopy Art, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    13. Or Hiltch 74 months ago | reply

      Extra cool!

    14. Yoshi 2000 66 months ago | reply


    15. ARK11 62 months ago | reply

      Wow, great shot. How many does the equipment cost ;-)

    16. Coal and Ice 61 months ago | reply

      Beauty is in the eye of the beholder
      Pass me the frontline!

    17. Terss 60 months ago | reply

      Hi! I'm an Admin of For The Love Of Science! Group and I would love for this photo to be added!

    18. SH711130 60 months ago | reply

      Nice scan of a flea.
      We would be glad to have this one posted on the Parasites Group.

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