These Award-Winning Photos Capture Our World in Amazing Detail
From decaying insects found inside a lamp to a mesmerising shot of a crack in an ice sheet, the top picks from the Close-up Photographer Of the Year awards are oddly immersive.
Frolic in a Suspended Ball Pit of Color and Sound
Purring Tiger explore the micro world with a 200-ball installation.
These Glittering Mandalas Aren't Crystals—They're Microscopic Organisms
Klaus Klemp resurrected a dead Victorian artform to create these intricate, microscopic bio-mandalas.
"What Is This, A Gallery For Ants?" Yes.
The "smallest art exhibition on record" offers a tongue-in-cheek, micro take on "epic" photography.
Hand-Cut Paper Sculptures Of Microbes Make Bacteria Beautiful
"Outbreak" by Rogan Brown actually makes us want to stare at bacteria for hours on end.
Zammuto's Music Video 'Great Equator' Was Filmed Entirely With Microscopes
One half of the now-defunct duo The Books, Zammuto made this mesmerizing video which makes "the man-made world look crude by comparison."
Watch Micro Origami Self-Assemble With A Drop Of Water
Scientists have made a material that's the size of a grain of sand, and it folds into cubes, pyramids, and more with a little liquid added.
[Video] Crystal Nano Flowers And The Future Of Architectural Chemistry
Harvard scientists are using nano-chemistry to create tiny floral architecture.
The World's Smallest Comic Is Etched On A Human Hair
Each panel is about 25 micro-meters in length. Comic Book Guy's mind would explode.
Meet The Artist Behind "Blacker-Than-Black", The Darkest Color Ever
A Q+A with the man behind the artworks that go, "From nano to macro, hovering between the tangible and intangible."
Timelapses Of Microscopic Nature, In All Its Stunning (And Disgusting) Glory
Louie Schwartzberg's recent TED Talk gets really up-close-and-personal with nature (we're talking snail tongues...)
This Stop Motion Animation Fits An Entire Kitchen Inside A Water Bottle
The new micro-artwork from is four times smaller than your average miniature.