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Hay fever sufferers: Amazing pollen images


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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 19 April 2010 - 12:03 PM

www.telegraph.co.uk said:

Hay fever sufferers can now see the face of their invisible enemy - thanks to these Scanning Electron Microscope images of pollen grains. A Swiss scientists named Martin Oeggerli, who uses the name Micronaut for his art, uses a Scanning Electron Microscope in his cellar to capture images of pollen grains.

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Posted 19 April 2010 - 04:38 PM

Those are amazing. Thanks for sharing.

It's awesome to think how TINY they are, and still have such colors and intricate shapes.

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Posted 19 April 2010 - 04:53 PM

I've seen enough pollen lately. The average pollen count around here is 200 and this year it has been as high as 8,000. I'm going nuts on medication. :wacko:


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Posted 19 April 2010 - 06:51 PM

The cars in our parking lot are blanketed with a thick, yellow tinge. We're in FL. and ever since the 4 consecutive hurricanes we had in a hurricane season a few years ago, nature has been working overtime to grow itself back. This is the worst it's been in 30+ years. I get allergy shots which helps tremendously, 4 shots per week. lol

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Posted 19 April 2010 - 06:53 PM

Oh thanks - now you've got me sneezing! :cry:  :P

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