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Microcosmos: Discovering The World Through Microscopic Images From 20 X to Over 22 Million X Magnification

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Praise for the previous edition:

"An amazing array of shapes and textures that would be the envy of Joan Miro."
-- The Wall Street Journal

"Hundreds of extremely magnified images such as botanicals, minerals and insects, transport the reader into another world. . . . Who knew morning glory could look so interesting!"
-- Chicago Sun-Times

Microcosmos is a remarkable ph

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Paperback, 224 pages
Published September 16th 2010 by Firefly Books
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Bed bug genitalia.





need I say more?
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Fun & easy to read, gorgeous photos. Broken into 6 sections:
I Microorganisms
II Botanics
III Human Body
IV Zoology
V Minerals
VI Technology

Really liked the wood ant holding a silicon microchip in its jaws, but my favorite is the pic of the blood clot crystals. There are actually 2 photos of them.
Mills College Library
502.82 B867 2010
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