Weekly Dose of Wonder-Answer

So the Answer to this weeks Weekly Dose of Wonder question....

The picture above is a colored Scanning Electron Micrograph (SEM) shot of a crystals of CAFFEINE.

How beautiful is that? Makes you look at your coffee cup a little differently doesn't it? Thanks to everyone who provided guesses in the comments section!

 I am constantly amazed at things viewed on a Micro scale. Come to that, I'm constantly amazed at things on a Macro scale as well. There are gorgeous patterns in nature. There is beauty to be found in the strangest of places. I truly hope I never lose that sense of awe.


  1. Whaaaaat?! That's CAFFEINE?! It's so pretty! No wonder I love it. :)

    1. I know! It's like a gorgeous, addictive, technicolor snowflake! *hugs coffee mug*