iOS app Android app

Microscopy

Our World Is Mesmerizing On The Micro Level, And These 20 Photos Prove It

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 10.31.2014 | Science

You've never seen a spider, a caterpillar, or even a DVD reader quite like this before. The winning photos this year in Nikon's annual Small World ...

New Microscope Allows Scientists To View The World Like Never Before

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 10.24.2014 | Science

You've never seen cells up-close quite like this. Developed at Howard Hughes Medical Institute, a powerful new microscope can record the activity o...

Nobel Prize In Chemistry Awarded To German And American Scientists

The Huffington Post | Jade Walker | Posted 10.09.2014 | Science

The 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded on Wednesday to Eric Betzig, Stefan W. Hell and William E. Moerner for "the development of super-resolve...

12 Photos Of Butterfly Wings Up Close Prove Magic Is Everywhere

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.19.2014 | Arts

Most of us already know the magical beauty of butterflies, those enchanted creatures that flutter in and out of your line of sight in the blink of an ...

LOOK: 11 Spectacular Photos That Make Tiny World VERY Big

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.17.2013 | Science

The world looks a lot different through a microscope. For instance, the trap of a carnivorous plant is truly terrifying. Baby box bugs are absolutely ...

Ancient Ink Called Key In New Analysis Of Long-Lost 'Gospel'

Posted 04.10.2013 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 04/08/2013 11:37 AM EDT on LiveScience A long-lost gospel that casts Judas as a co-con...

Hidden Beauty (PHOTO)

Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH | Posted 12.31.2012 | Science
Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH

2012-11-01-rectumcells.jpeg

Electrons' Secret Hideouts Revealed In Incredible Image

Posted 10.02.2012 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 10/02/2012 03:04 PM EDT on LiveScience For the first time, scientists have peered down to the level of a single ele...

WHAT'S THAT? Electron Microscope Reveals Strange Features Of Familiar Items

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.17.2012 | Science

Electron microscopes give scientists a close-up look at tiny things--cells, germs, crystals, and even certain molecules. But as you can see in this se...

LOOK: Award-Winning Microscopic Images

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.22.2012 | Science

Have you ever wondered what caffeine crystals look like under a scanning electron microscope? How about a fluorescence micrograph of a chicken embryo?...