These Incredible Microscopic Photos of Small Things Seem Unreal

Every time Nikon's Small World competition comes around, it amazes us. Every single time. This year's entrants are some of the most impressive we've seen, though. The winners won't be announced until next week, but in the meantime, here's a sneak peak at this year's photos. » 10/17/12 11:07am 10/17/12 11:07am

The Best Microscopic Videos of the Year

Every year, Nikon's Small World in Motion Competition rounds up the best microscopic videos from scientists across the world. The results are strange but beautiful, and the winner will make you think about your breakfast in a completely different light. » 2/07/12 2:00pm 2/07/12 2:00pm

Some of the other entries are worth a watch, too. Scooping…

Remarkable Nikon Small World Microscope Photography Winners

It's been an amazing week for microscopic photography buffs (and those of us who just like to look at neat pictures with significance we can barely comprehend). Just the other day we featured this gallery of electron microscope photos from the Bizarre/Beautiful Micrograph Contest. Now, Nikon has just announced their… » 10/07/07 1:59pm 10/07/07 1:59pm