“Seeing the Invisible”

The New York Times today posted a great short animated documentary by Flora Lichtman and Sharon Shattuck, about Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, the original pioneer of biological imaging. In 1674, he used a homemade microscope to look at a drop of pond water and discovered the amazing invisible world of microbes. Nearly 350 years later, researchers (like the QSTORM team) are still trying to “see the invisible”…

Animated Life: Seeing the Invisible

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