Soy sauce crystals

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A microscopic exploration of crystals in daily life substances. Transmitted light and polarizing filters are used to provide coloration to transparent crystals in soy sauce.

This image was taken using SP Leica confocal microscope optics and an attached CCD sensor on the top. Objectives: 10x dry.

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      'Soy sauce crystals' by Fernan Federici & Jim Haseloff. Credit: Fernan Federici and Marcia Sartor. CC BY


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