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image: Image of the Day: Neuron Corona

Image of the Day: Neuron Corona

By | March 12, 2014

Axons of neurons reach out from spheres of human embryonic stem cells.

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image: Image of the Day: Hitching a Ride

Image of the Day: Hitching a Ride

By | March 11, 2014

An oocyst of rodent malaria (Plasmodium yoelii) attached to the wall of a mosquito midgut

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image: Image of the Day: Gilded Cage

Image of the Day: Gilded Cage

By | March 10, 2014

The dessicated calyx of a Chinese Lantern (Physalis alkekengi) seed pod

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image: Image of the Day: Growing, Glowing Brain

Image of the Day: Growing, Glowing Brain

By | March 7, 2014

The blood vessel network in the brain of a zebrafish embryo that has been transgenically modified to express GFP

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image: Image of the Day: Gliding Through the Eons

Image of the Day: Gliding Through the Eons

By | March 6, 2014

A fossil of Steneosaurus bollensis, an extinct relative of modern crocodilians, found in Holzmaden, Germany that dates from the Early Jurassic (185 million years ago)

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image: Image of the Day: Intestinal Assembly Line

Image of the Day: Intestinal Assembly Line

By | March 5, 2014

In a mouse small intestine, a base of stem cells (stained green) at the bottom of each crypt continually churn out new cells (nucleui stained blue) that migrate upward and replenish cells sloughed off by passing food.

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image: Image of the Day: A Real Cold Jellyfish

Image of the Day: A Real Cold Jellyfish

By | March 4, 2014

A new species of jellyfish (Bathykorus bouilloni), first spotted in 2002 in the deep Arctic Ocean, has four tentacles and 12 stomach pouches.

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image: Image of the Day: Blue Bloods

Image of the Day: Blue Bloods

By | March 3, 2014

Horseshoe crab (Limulus polyphemus) blue blood (the color is caused by copper-based hemocyanin) being harvested to create a contaminant test, LAL, used by pharmaceutical companies

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image: Image of the Day: Trojan Vacuole

Image of the Day: Trojan Vacuole

By | February 28, 2014

Coxiella burnetii, the bacteria that cause Q fever, hide inside a vacuole of a Vero cell.

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image: Image of the Day: Indigo Gills

Image of the Day: Indigo Gills

By | February 27, 2014

The rare indigo milk cap (Lactarius indigo) sports brilliant blue gills.

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