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The vascular system of a leaf provides its structure and delivers its nutrients. When you light up that vascular structure with some fluorescent dye and view it using time lapse photography, details begin to emerge that reveal nature's mathematical formula for survival

Three papers explain aspects of the size and structure of natural supply networks such as blood vessels and leaf veins.

Metasequoia glyptostroboides, Dawn Redwood

Metasequoia glyptostroboides, Dawn Redwood

Metasequoia glyptostroboides The Dawn Redwood is a fast growing deciduous tree. Once thought to be extinct, it was “rediscovered” in the Hubei province of Chin

Red blood cells ,erythrocytes, in a vein showing their biconcave shape.  TEM X18,000

Red blood cells ,erythrocytes, in a vein showing their biconcave shape. TEM The human body is amazing! Everything in it multi-tasks. Looks like a work of abstract art.

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A microscopic view of plant cells. Explore patterns in nature and the properties of materials: e. plant wall cells are tubes which gives them strength and flexibility.

Rare Adonis blue butterfly egg is laid only on the horseshoe vetch, a type of European perennial

Under the Microscope: "The Adonis blue butterfly is rare because it's choosy. It lays its eggs (like the one above) only on horseshoe vetch, a European perennial. What's more, it looks for patches cropped by rabbits that allow easy landing.

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Macro or Micro? Scientists’ pictures baffle our sense of scale. It began when Stephen Young, a geography professor at Salem State University in Massachusetts, tricked his biologist colleague Paul Kelly into thinking a satellite image was one of hi.

The micro-structure of a scale from a butterfly wing. Moth and butterfly wings use pigments to make some colours but physical structures, that affect the behaviour of light itself, to make others. The holes are around 1 micrometre across, about the size of a bacterium. Scanning electron microscopy by Dr Bronwen Cribb, University of Queensland. ()

The micro-structure of a scale from a butterfly wing. The holes are around 1 micrometre across, about the size of a bacterium. Visualised using scanning electron microscopy by Dr Bronwen Cribb, University of Queensland.

Macrophage engulfing TB bacteria. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a macrophage white blood cell (purple) engulfing a tuberculosis (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) bacterium (pink).

Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a macrophage white blood cell (purple) engulfing a tuberculosis (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) bacterium (pink). Wow I had TB when I was a kid, like 4 yrs old.

The Khaju Bridge, Pol-e-Khajoo, in Isfahan, Iran, was built in the 17th century by Shah Abbas II.  The bridge is also a dam, with sluice gates under the archways.

The Khaju Bridge (Pol-e-Khajoo) in Isfahan, Iran, was built in the century by Shah Abbas II. The bridge also serves as a dam, with sluice gates under the archways.

Palm corals in the Solomon Islands

Palm corals in the Solomon Islands- photography by Donald Brown

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Glorious autumn sunlight through the trees . . . .

How can I resist not putting Central Park on my Travel bucket list! Autumn in Central Park, NYC. Photo by Vivienne Gucwa

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“ destroyingsomethingbeautiful: “ valmonella: “ “ Using a combination of high speed photography and precise paint splashes, artist Jack Long creates liquid flowers, which are basically.

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