Quite the mouthful

Monday, May 5, 2014 by Molly Meserve

Imagine it’s a hot, sunny day and you are at the beach...waves are crashing and you make a run for the water. You dive in and come up with a mouthful of nice salty water. Has this happened to you? If so, you may have swallowed a bit more than you thought.

 

One photographer, David Littschwager, magnified a single drop of water and found an amazing amount of life including crab larva, diatoms, bacteria, fish eggs, zooplankton, worms, and more!

 

Check out this amazing photograph and learn more about what he found in the sample here!



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