20+ Common Objects That Look Totally Unrecognizable Up Close
The vastness of space with its enormous galaxies, gargantuan stars, and mystifying black holes is beyond intriguing. But there is a world on a whole other scale that is as fascinating and peculiar, if not more so — the world of the minuscule. The space where even everyday objects look alien.
We at Bright Side want to take a trip to this wonderland of the small, and you are coming with us. Behold 21 macro images that will make you question the very essence of the world around you.
1. Wasp’s stinger
2. Colorful pencil
4. Pen’s top
6. A human eye
7. Apple stalk
8. Tremella mesenterica (yellow brain) growing on a branch
9. Kitchen sponge
13. Forest mushrooms
15. Table salt
16. Marker tip
17. Black bread mold
18. Book pages
20. Soap foam
21. Water flea under polarized light (microscope photo)
Which of these everyday objects looks the most alien to you? Tell us in the comments.