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Winning photos under the microscope in 2011

1st place - Nikon Small World, 2011

The Nikon Small World photomicrography competition for 2012 is accepting entries until April 30. Here's a look at the top 20 winners from 2011.

Dr. Igor Siwanowicz

Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology
Martinsried, Germany

Portrait of a Chrysopa sp. (green lacewing) larva (20x)


Courtesy of Nikon Small World


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