Yes, this is a turtle, but it's a fluorescent turtle embryo just over an inch long. Teresa Zgoda and Teresa Kugler won first place in the 2019 Nikon Small World Microphotography competition with the image. It was a challenge to photograph such a large object under a microscope, and the final image is the result of stacking and stitching hundreds of infinitely-detailed images. Read more about the winning picture here. You can see more winning images, with the top twenty gathered in this gallery, where you'll also find links to honorable mentions and more. -via Damn Interesting
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