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
Portrait of a Chrysopa sp. (green lacewing) larva (20x)
Courtesy of Nikon Small World
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