Nikon's celebration of life under the microscope is back. Since 1974, the Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition has highlighted the artistry that scientists, researchers, and enthusiasts can create. By using their skills and creativity, the participants open up a whole new world to the public. This year's contest was as thrilling as ever, with a group of scientists from the National Institute of Health taking home the top prize.
Bulgarian photographer Georgi Georgiev combines his love for photography with his background studying ecology to take eye-catching images of nature.
Bees are fascinating creatures, buzzing busily around to produce honey and beeswax in an extremely systematic fashion.