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30 September 2023

Tail of Flow

The winners of the 2023 Nikon Small World in Motion competition have been revealed!

In 2nd Place Fabian J. Weston, Protist Lab Films Pennant Hills, New South Wales, Australia

Video of blood flow in the tail fin of a small fish

Made using differential interference contrast (DIC) microscopy at 10X magnification (Objective Lens Magnification)

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