Skin of a cayenne pepper under the microscope…Beautiful!!!

Fruits and Vegetables Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before

skin of a red pepper under a high powered microscope - plants are amazingly complex :o)

Fruits and Vegetables Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before | Arts & Culture | Smithsonian

Fruits and Vegetables Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before

Blueberry endocarp - Robert Rock Belliveau is a retired pathologist who photographs fruits and vegetables with a polarizing microscope. His work was recently featured in Science magazine and were among the National Geographic Best Science Photos of

Photograph courtesy Robert Rock Belliveau    Magnified 800 times, the skin of a young cucumber     Since fruits and vegetables are most vulnerable to predators when they're immature, cucumber plants have developed two "powerful mechanisms to protect themselves against most herbivores," photographer Robert Rock Belliveau, a retired pathologist,   For one, young cucumbers grow sharp points on their trichomes (pictured), a type of plant appendage. These points are 40 times thinner than a sewing…

Toxic Cucumber Photograph courtesy Robert Rock Belliveau Magnified 800 times, the skin of a young cucumber features in a picture that earned an honorable mention in the photography category.

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Paddle Making (and other canoe stuff): Life Article - Robert Rock - Battered W/C Canoe

Paddle Making (and other canoe stuff): Life Article - Robert Rock - Battered W/C…

Tomato seeds have hair. Not the ordinary, dead protein that hangs limply off human scalps. These trichomes secrete an insect-repelling, flavor-inducing mucus that helps give tomatoes their signature taste while acting as a natural bug spray. Robert Rock Belliveau took this photo of a 2-mm × 3-mm tomato seed last April.

The 2010 International Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge: Tomato Seed Hairs photo by Robert Rock Belliveau

Paddle Making (and other canoe stuff): Life Article - Robert Rock - Battered W/C Canoe

A few years back, I posted about a pic of bashed up cedar canvas canoe after a run down some nasty rapids.

Fruits and Vegetables Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before | Arts & Culture | Smithsonian

Fruits and Vegetables Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before

Corn husk - Robert Rock Belliveau is a retired pathologist who photographs fruits and vegetables with a polarizing microscope. His work was recently featured in Science magazine and were among the National Geographic Best Science Photos of

Robert Plant. Veja também: http://semioticas1.blogspot.com.br/2012/04/na-trilha-do-led-zeppelin.html

The great Robert Plant -- Led Zeppelin is the greatest rock band of all time.

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