These incredible landscape photographs were created under a microscope

The photographs from the Molecular Expressions Art in Photomicrography project appear to capture local landscapes and alien worlds, but the photographers can create these images without ever leaving the lab. These "microscapes" are made with vitamin C crystals, aspirin, penicillin, and other ingredients to create the… » 12/22/12 11:30am 12/22/12 11:30am

Photomicrography Captures the Beauty of the Small

Photomicrography is one of the areas where art and science collide, providing us with some truly awe-inspiring images of a largely hidden world. It allows us to see the microscopic play of light over chemical compounds, the unseen patterns contained in our bodies, and the tiny creatures who float undetected through… » 9/28/08 1:00pm 9/28/08 1:00pm