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The Colorado Potato Beetle—magnified 100 times. As you might infer from its name, this bug loves potato crops and destroys plenty of them.
How to do Science with Potato chips.. (Dr. L.Carpio)
Potatoes This is a section taken perpendicular to the potato surface, through those green cell layers. It's been stained with a fluorescent dye that has a particular affinity to the toxin, which fluoresces brightly in its presence, so you can see glowing crystals of solanine inside these cell layers. The rounder, translucent greenish objects are starch grains.Beyond the Human Eye