20 Wonders of the microworld

Nikon has announced the winners of the photos of the microcosm. Photos really great. In these photos insects and microscopic algae appeared before the audience in all its glory. Looking at these photos, you begin to realize that even the nature of the microcosm - a real art. Below are photos of the winners of this contest.

1. Plevrosigma (marine diatoms)

Author: Michael Stringer, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, UK (first competition)

2. Carbon nanotubes

Paul Marshall, National Research Council Canada

3. Lily of the valley (Convallaria majalis L.)

Albert Tousson, University of Alabama at Birmingham

4. Differentsovka unicellular Dictyostelium discoideum in multicellular fungi

Matthew Springer, University of California, San Francisco

5. Japanese paper fibers (Sugixawa Tenjyo)


See also

New and interesting