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William Cuadra
William Cuadra

Electric thoughts for this  mouse.... hello mikey

YE DI
YE DI

It looks like DNA

Graham Crossland
Graham Crossland

I Wonder so much of the photogarphic capture of this image it is fantastic. But I question myself why? Is there no other debris, no clouding??.... How is it so CRYSTAL CLEAR??? If anyone can explain I would be very grateful. Or am I just thick as a plank?

M Paulin
M Paulin

If I had such a camera I would disappear altogether into this amazing micro world! It's mesmerizing. Thank you ever so much.

Rebecca Huskinson
Rebecca Huskinson

I completely agree, I would have preferred real information over the cutesy blurbs under these fascinating photos.

Martin Moore
Martin Moore

How about a little real information on each photograph, instead of the People Magazine treatment.  Cute is tedious to wade through trying to understand what I'm looking at.

Daniel Stoner
Daniel Stoner

Microphotography makes a hell of a lot more sense (AND is easier to pronounce) than photomicrography..... so whyyyyyyy?

Wim van Egmond
Wim van Egmond

@Graham Crossland 

Dear Graham, Forget the plank. The organism was collected  from a rich harvest of plankton in a petri dish using a pipette. Then placed on the slide in some clean sea water. This way you can avoid debris.

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