Sunday, October 24, 2010

Small World

Hey all,

This photo won fifth place in Nikon's Small World photo competition, in which scientists send in their best photos of microscopic life (see I think it should have received the first prize! It's a bird of paradise seed, believe it or not! As Javi says, "It's beautiful even before it's born." Amen.

1 comment:

  1. What an incredible image. Somehow it resembles what the flower will look like as though it was a "phetus". Very appropriate also for Halloween. It's giving me some ideas for the Jim Henson theme party we're going to.