The Sight of Silence #aspesi 1. Follow Aspesi on Pinterest* 2. Choose an image that represents your idea of “Silence” at best 3. Pin it with the following description and hashtag: The Sight of Silence #Aspesi 4. We will repin your entry to “The Sight of Silence” board on Aspesi Pinterest page 5. We have a “silent” surprise for the images with the most “repins”
The cancer cell's pink mitochondria and gold endoplasmic reticulum--a network of vesicles and sacs--swirl around a dark nucleus. The rendering was awarded an honorable mention in the illustration category of the 2008 International Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge. Donald Bliss and Sriram Subramaniam of the National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine created the image by "sandblasting" the cell with ions of the element gallium.