PICTURES: Best Microscopic-Life Images of 2009 Named

PICTURES: Best Microscopic-Life Images of 2009 Named
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Fifth Place: Poisoned Algae

The single-celled algae Penium, treated with poison oryzalin, is seen in the fifth-place image, by biologist David Domozych of Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York.

Of the 10 winners and 65 honorable mentions from the 2009 BioScapes contest, 20 will be displayed at the San Diego Natural History Museum from December 7, 2009, till February 6, 2010.
— Photograph courtesy David Domozych, Olympus BioScapes
 
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