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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Image Number D1314-1

A specialized camera captures images of illuminated eggs inside this see-through case. Inside, the eggs are subjected to a slight vacuum (negative pressure) that enhances existing shell microcracks, making them more visible.


Photo by Jerry Heitschmidt.

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Last Modified: 8/13/2016
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