Monday, November 17, 2014

Aloin under the microscope

Aloin or Barbaloin is an ingredient in many aloe species. The substance is precipitated on a microscope slide and photographed in polarized light.

Aloin under the microscope
Aloin under the microscope.

Aloin under the microscope
Aloin under the microscope.


2 comments:

  1. Not at all what I expected! It looks more like feathers than anything! Great macros! THAT's what I call CLOSE! :-)

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