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Dendritic Gold Crystals | by Paul's Lab
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Dendritic Gold Crystals

This amazing crystal of pure gold was grown through vapor deposition and is only 10mm high.

 

I had to use my microscope to make this detailed photo, using 75 individual photos and putting them together with focus stacking.

 

It really is this bright and shiny!

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Taken on April 11, 2012