Image of the Day: Brain Map
Image of the Day: Brain Map
Scientists traced 1,000 neurons through the mouse brain, uncovering new details about how the organ is wired.
Image of the Day: Brain Map
Image of the Day: Brain Map

Scientists traced 1,000 neurons through the mouse brain, uncovering new details about how the organ is wired.

Scientists traced 1,000 neurons through the mouse brain, uncovering new details about how the organ is wired.

Light microscopy
Image of the Day: Super Speedy Microscopy
Image of the Day: Super Speedy Microscopy
Nicoletta Lanese | Aug 9, 2019
Two-photon imaging captures chemical signaling between live mouse neurons on a millisecond timescale.
Image of the Day: Under the Microscope
Image of the Day: Under the Microscope
Carolyn Wilke | Mar 5, 2019
A virtual exhibition of C.R. Percival’s slides reveals the natural world up close.
Image of the Day: X-Ray Vision
Image of the Day: X-Ray Vision
Sukanya Charuchandra | Jun 28, 2018
Using a unique microscope, researchers looked inside a yet-to-be identified pseudoscorpion from Peru.
Image of the Day: Feather Mites
Image of the Day: Feather Mites
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Feb 19, 2018
Researchers used scanning electron microscopy to peer at bugs on several hummingbird species.
Mental Clarity
Mental Clarity
Kelly Rae Chi | Oct 31, 2013
Karl Deisseroth and his team at Stanford University make mouse brains transparent to explore their inner workings.
Seeing Double
Seeing Double
Nicholette Zeliadt | Oct 31, 2013
Combining two imaging techniques integrates molecular specificity with nanometer-scale resolution.