Dr. Igor Siwanowicz. Specimen: Frontal section of Phalangium opilio (Harvestman/Daddy longlegs) eyes
Congratulations to our 2010 BioScapes Winners!
Olympus America Inc. is in the eighth year of sponsoring a dynamic international photo competition that honors the world’s most extraordinary microscope images of life science subjects. Entry deadline is September 30, 2011, and First Prize is the winner’s choice of Olympus microscope or camera equipment valued at $5,000. Nine additional winners will also receive valuable prizes from Olympus, and many more will receive recognition as honorable mentions.
Mr. Thomas Deerinck. Specimen: Rat Hippocampus
Mr. James Nicholson. Specimen: Solitary coral, Fungia sp
Mr. Wolfgang Bettighofer. Specimen: Licmophora juegensii on red alga
Dr. M.R. Dadpour. Specimen: Flower primordium of Tribulus sp
Dr. Jerzy Gubernator. Specimen: Spirogyra
Dr. Igor Siwanowicz. Specimen: Eye of a common blue damselfly (Enallagma cyathigerum)
Dr. Jan Michels. Specimen: Adhesive pad of the first leg of a beetle (Clytus sp.)
Ms. Yanping Wang. Specimen: Seeds of wild flowers
Mr. Laurie Knight. Specimen: Weevil (poss. Curculio nucum or Curculio glandium)
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