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Best Science Images of 2008

Best Science Images of 2008

By Evan Ackerman

This electron micrograph of long finned squid suckers is one of National Geographic’s Best Science Images of 2008. Have a look at the entire gallery here, or see the first place winner (a picture of diatoms on an invertebrate) after the jump.

Tiny green diatoms create the illusion of a fernlike forest as they attach to their marine-invertebrate hosts.

[ National Geographic ]


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