Do you see a mixed population of microbes living together in a complete ecosystem? Actually it’s a microscope view of the mineral Stringy Moss Agate from Lake Bonneville. The material is translucent which gives a watery feel to the image, but it is entirely solid crystal.


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  • Susana Weber
    Susana Weberover 1 year ago

    Very “organic”… and there appears to be a baby’s face right there in the center. How sweet!

  • I hadn’t noticed that one before. I do enjoy it when people find new things.

    – Stephanie Bateman-Graham

  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...over 1 year ago

    Congratulations !

  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...over 1 year ago

    Have had great fun looking into this capture and can see so many different faces and patterns – congratulations Stephanie on the feature !!

  • Thank you! Rocks are indeed a lot of fun :-)

    – Stephanie Bateman-Graham

  • Lynn Gedeon
    Lynn Gedeonabout 1 year ago

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonabout 1 year ago

    Natures Paintbrush Group

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheepabout 1 year ago

    Very wonderful image!

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