microscopicvision:

Credit: William R. West, FBPA
Carolina Biological Supply Company
Burlingon, North Carolina, USA

Subject Matter: Water bear (sp. Milnesium tardigradum) with molting eggs in exoskeleton (40x)

Technique: Rheinberg Illumination

Waterbears are pretty cool. They’re extremely resistant to many environmental stressors and even space! Plus they’re internal anatomy is cool too!

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