“Tardigrades (commonly known as waterbears or moss piglets) are small, water-dwelling, segmented animals with eight legs. Tardigrades were first discovered in 1773 by Johann August Ephraim Goeze, who called them kleiner Wasserbär, meaning “little .
An image from the 2013 Olympus BioScapes competition submitted by Dr. Jan Michels - Specimen: Front part of a female copepod (Centropages hamatus ), ventral view. Technique: Confocal microscopy with fluorescence and autofluorescence,
I LOVE IMMUNE CELLS! An image captured with an electron microscope demonstrating a single Neutrophil (yellow) engulfing anthrax bacteria (orange) as an immune response. Volker Brinkmann in PLoS journal, uploaded by User:Tim Vickers