Daily Archives: 13 Oct 10

Top 20 Microscope Photos of the Year

“Having been one of the judges of the Nikon Small World competition this year, I know how many truly stunning contenders there were. Selecting the best 20 was quite a challenge. The judges, which included both journalists and scientists, spent an entire day slowly whittling the record 2,200 images down to the best. I am definitely biased, but I think the group we ended up with is the best the contest has ever seen.” (Wired Science)

Assembly Instructions from Hell





I have always loved these three objects (especially the poiuyt, to which I was first introduced here) and they have occupied a prominent position in my doodling life for years. Never before seen them juxtaposed in this way, though. I think the nuts are a kind of round tuit, by the way. I always wanted to get a round tuit.