Stunning Photos Of A Microscopic World

Check out these amazing entries in the Nikon Small World Photomicrography competition.

First place: Dr. Oscar Ruiz of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston. Four-day-old zebrafish shown at 10x magnification.

The annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography competition showcases “the beauty and complexity of life as seen through the light microscope,” according to Nikon’s website.

The winner was an image of a 4 day old zebrafish embryo, taken by Dr Oscar Ruiz from the University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Centre, shown at 10x magnification.