This episode of “Cool Stuff Under the Microscope” is focused on Silica Gel, which is a material used in air sampling to absorb chemicals which are later desorbed for analysis by specific analytical techniques. A piece of Silica was placed on a Microscope slide and analysed under the Radical microscope (More info here) with a…
A pack of Australian Ravens in flight.
Take a peek at a thin layer of Onion Skin under the microscope.
Nicatonic Acid, or Vitamin B3 looks interesting under the microscope and displays some birefringence.
Have a sneak peak at Lichen under the microscope, as focus stacked with Helicon Focus.
The claws on a bear are an impressive thing, watching the bear at the Melbourne Zoo tear into its lunch gave me a greater appreciation that we don’t come face to face with these where I live. Image taken with Nikon D5300 and Tamron 150-600mm Macro.