Cat Top Hair

A cat’s top hair in a scanning electron microscope.Magnification: 2500x

How thick is it? Look closely with strucTEM-Measure:

Interesting facts about cat hair:

Most cats are incredibly cuddly because they have so many soft hairs. But how Read more


Microscopically small chive pollen: length just about 0.035 mm

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Shell of a bird egg

The shell of a small bird egg at about 3000x magnification in a  scanning electron microscope – SEM.

The outer eggshell (left) and the shell membrane (outer eggshell membrane, right) are clearly visible. The basic substances of the Read more