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This may be the highest resolution microscope we’ll ever get
Scientists can see individual atoms clearer than ever before, but they might be nearing their journey’s end.
Check out this 10-billion-pixel, 3D panorama of an iconic painting
You’ll never get this close to “Girl with a Pearl Earring” in real life.
Can you guess the tiny objects in these zoomed-in photos?
Tour the latest Nikon Small World award winners.
These trippy images reveal the colorful inner lives of bones
Dive inside the universe of collagen, calcium, cartilage, and more.
How to build a solar microscope
Project tiny specimens onto the walls of your own home.
A new microscope uses light to “cut” through tissue samples and find cancer
It could help surgeons remove cancerous breast tissues all at once.
This machine lets your smartphone analyze DNA
There's an app for that?
The year’s best videos starring really, really small things
The secret lives of starfish larvae.
Now you can buy a tiny microscope made of paper
The Foldscope is now on Kickstarter
New Microscope Lets Scientists See Living Corals Dancing Underwater
Looking at small scales in a big field