Image Number K9077-1
A low-temperature scanning electron microscope (at left) enables acarologist
Ron Ochoa (background) and botanist Eric Erbe to observe tiny mites in detail
impossible with conventional microscopes and slide-mounting techniques. Liquid
nitrogen is first used to flash-freeze mites on their hosts in their natural
Photo by Scott Bauer.
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