Amazing Microscopic Images

Laurie says:

These microscopic images are exquisite. Watch the whole slide show.
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Wheat stigma infected with Claviceps fungus

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Quotes and slide show are from Alan Taylor’s “In Focus” in the Atlantic

In its ninth year now, The Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition has once more brought together some of the most extraordinary microscope images of life science subjects from around the world. Seeing these tiny, nearly hidden objects magnified so greatly, so vividly, can bring home the reality of the invisible microscopic worlds all around us.
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I love the opportunity to see the beauty in an invisible world.