Guess What’s In These Microscopic Photos

Photomicrographs are pictures taken at extreme close-up through a microscope. And I mean extreme. There are photos in this collection that are magnified to where you can see individual atoms. Bet you can’t guess what the everyday items are in these 12 photos.

See if you can guess what common objects these microscopic photos contain. Answers are at the bottom of the page.

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cd Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos

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frostongrass Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos

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guitarstring Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos

4.

fabricsoftenersheet Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos

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foamrubber Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos

6.

nylonstocking Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos

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razorblades Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos

8.

saltandpepper Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos

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sand Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos

10.

needle Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos

11.

toiletpaper 470x645 Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos

12.

velcro 930x697 Guess Whats In These Microscopic Photos


1. CD magnified x30. [Source]

2. Frost on a blade of grass. [Source]

3. Guitar string. [Source]

4. Fabric softener sheet. [Source]

5. Foam rubber. [Source]

6. Nylon stockings. [Source]

7. Razor blades. Between the blades you can see hair fragments and shaving foam. [Source]

8. Salt and pepper. [Source]

9. Sand. [Source]

10. Tip of a needle. The small round pink and black bits are individual atoms! [Source]

11. Toilet paper. Don’t worry, it’s unused. [Source]

12. Velcro. [Source]

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Unathletic, uncoordinated tall man with endless creativity stampeding through his overactive brain. Comes with beard, wife, and two miniature humans. Novelist. General blogger and main Gaming Geek for ForeverGeek. Lead Blogger, Apple Gazette.

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