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Artist Sculpts Microscopic Things Inside Needle Eyes And It’s Amazing

Artist Willard Wigan has come up with a completely new and absurd concept: needle eye sculpting. It’s hard enough just getting thread through the needle, let alone sculpt things inside of it! Little Miss Muffet Nine Camels Olympic Torch Pieta Tailor of Gloucester Tango The Chariot Bowler Hat Cinderella Coronation Crown Earth Fairytale Golden Harley… Read More »

Stunning Photos of the 2014 Nikon Microscopic Competition

Every year, Nikon holds the Annual Small World Competition, where subjects are put through a microscope and then photographed. Here are some of the stunning shots. Reproductive tissues (gray) surrounded by neurons (colors) in the freshwater planarian Schmidtea mediterranea Young starfish Magnesium chloride and potassium alum mixture Hydra and Volvox Jumping Spider Eyes Anagallis arvensis… Read More »

There Are Aliens Living Amongst Us…And They Love to Eat Our Flesh

Have you ever seen parasites up close? I mean, really, really up close? Well if you haven’t yet, you’re in luck today! Here are what parasites look like under the microscope and it’s the creepiest thing you’ll ever see. #1. Dermatobia Hominis AKA Human Botfly Larva #2. Fasciola Hepatica AKA Liver Fluke #3. Hirudo Medicinalis… Read More »