Something on the inside lid of the chilli dressing……microscopy 5/8/2018


Initially I thought this was simply rust, but on closer inspection it was moving……


Leitz Laborlux 11 microscope & Bresser Microcam SP 5.1 microscope camera.

Photo x4 objective:

Photos x10 objective – the two images show different planes on the microscope slide (remember there is 3D element to slide’s contents):

Video x10 objective:

Photos x40 objective:

Video x40 objective:

The video above shows the “rust” moving – but is it alive or Brownian motion?

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