Weirdly Interesting 38 Awesome Things Seen Through a Microscope  

Ashley Reign
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Have you always found science a little boring? Ever wonder what the big deal is about microscopes? Well, get ready to find out! Whether you are a hardcore science nerd or couldn’t name an element on the periodic table to save your life, we’re pretty sure you’ll find something here that’ll make you go “Wow!” Below we’ve put together a collection of cool microscope pictures that show everyday objects like you’ve never seen them before.
 
You may be grossed out by the thought of a maggot... until you see some of these bad boys up close! Somehow a close-up chicken embryo can be adorable while magnified chocolate is totally gross. You’ll not only see the tiniest of creatures in a whole new light, but unearth the hidden beauty in objects you see every single day. Though you probably won’t be surprised to see how incredible a snowflake looks up close, you might just be stunned to find out how gorgeous a grain of salt can be or how intricate a strip of Velcro really is. These close-up pictures will totally rock your world!
 
So get ready to see your world in a whole new light! For better or worse, get reacquainted with everyday objects like you've never seen them before with these cool microscope images! What things do you wish you could see up close?
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This Peacock Feather!


This Peacock Feather! is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 38 Awesome Things Seen Through a Microscope
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This Snow!


This Snow! is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 38 Awesome Things Seen Through a Microscope
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This Super Close-Up of Chalk!


This Super Close-Up of Chalk! is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 38 Awesome Things Seen Through a Microscope
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This Gecko Foot!


This Gecko Foot! is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 38 Awesome Things Seen Through a Microscope
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