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13 Food Substances That Look Completely Different Under An Electron Microscope

By Jatin Sharma, 17 April 2017


Electron Microscopes reveal the naked truth of day to day things thanks to their hyper magnification strengths. Here are 13 day to day food items that are magnified under an electron microscope and you can see the bizarre peeking out of the products.

1 Sugar Crystal

We have sugar on dangerously unhealthy levels each day in our life and in many forms. However, sugar crystals are used mostly in teas and coffees. Here is how a sugar crystal looks like under a microscope. It looks like a metallic flower blooming and looking awesome.

Sugar Crystal under microscope

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2 Salt

Salt is pretty much the thing that makes our food tasteful and is a necessity in every food item. Salt is also dangerous when taken in high quantities and it is used in many other things. This single grain of salt, looks like an iceberg in an ocean under a microscope.

Salt under microscope

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3 Broccoli

No one likes broccoli in any form, however, everyone has to finish it in veggies to get the dessert. Here under the electron microscope, a flower of broccoli looks like an individual bud of a flower and something that will bloom with time.

Broccoli under microscope

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4 Instant coffee

Coffee is a favorite drink of millions of people all over the world. It is refreshing drink that gives you strength to do the daily work. Though most of time making a cup of Joe, but instant coffee sachets let you make coffee by just adding milk and sugar. Here is how instant coffee looks under electron microscope.

Instant coffee

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