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A scanning electron microscope image of spider silk glands making a thread, originally from Dennis Kunkel Microscopy. Yep ... cool!

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Electron Microscope scan of a microbe known as a "Waterbear", which can live up to a decade without water.

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We won? Zebrafish larvae startled after hearing their extreme close-up image has taken first prize in science photo contest

These odd-looking creatures are, in fact, two-day-old zebrafish larvae, as seen through a scanning electron microscope.

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Large white butterfly egg (Pieris brassicae). In the center of the intricate design on the top of the eggs (the micropyle) is where the sperm enters. Colorized SEM images by Martin Oeggerli

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