Why do roses smell pleasant and strawberries taste sweet? Our nose, tongue and other sensory organs have cells equipped for detecting signals from the environment, such as odors and tastes. Learn more at http://publications.nigms.nih.gov/insidelifescience/science-of-sensation.html. Credit: Akiyuki Taruno, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania; Nature.
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Under a moderately-high magnification of 2500X, this digitally-colorized scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of an untreated water specimen extracted from a wild stream mainly used to control flooding during inclement weather, revealed the presence of unidentified organisms, which included bacteria, protozoa, and algae. In this particular view, a microorganism is featured, the exterior of which is covered by numerous projections imparting an appearance of a sea urchin.