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Beetle Revealed From the Inside Out

Beetle Revealed From the Inside Out
Science News by NewsLook

A computed microtomography video showing the intricate inner workings of the Dryops water beetle has won first prize in a prestigious international competition. Photo Credit: Amy Loves Yah via Flickr.

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Chris is the Managing Editor at NewsLook, an interactive news service providing premium video content from more than 50 international sources.

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11:37AM PDT on Oct 12, 2012

Now if us humans could get into these 'nondamaging' XRay, neutron, and MRI vivisections instead of the terminal scalpel-driven ones as the default on a regular basis! Wanna see the inside of a dog? Put him in the CAT scanner and he's still your best friend after!

7:44PM PDT on Jun 24, 2012

wow. what a creature! they are so intricate and unique! and a beetles organs are not proof of ANY persons imaginary friend

3:11PM PDT on May 2, 2012

Interesting.
Thank you

3:09PM PDT on May 2, 2012

"Wow! and some people still don't believe that God exsits!"

I don't believe God exists. If God existed the human female clitoris would have been "discovered" in America before 1998. I find it extremely odd that our male dominated society is more obsessed with their own "accomplishments" and the inner workings of an insect than with their own women.


1:36PM PDT on May 2, 2012

Cool. Thanks Chris.

1:16PM PDT on May 2, 2012

Beetleful!

1:14PM PDT on May 2, 2012

Wow! What a great tool! Beautiful imagery!

12:29PM PDT on May 2, 2012

Thank you for sharing.

12:02PM PDT on May 2, 2012

Thanks

8:26AM PDT on May 2, 2012

Yay! An end to vivisection is in sight (it's been too long a-coming)..

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