Light micrograph of Purkinje neurons (light blue) in the cerebellum. Nerve cells of the brain act collectively to process information needed for proper cognitive functioning. (Credit: Steve Gschmeissner/Science Photo Library/Alamy Stock Photo)
A typical magnetic sensor suite at an INTERMAGNET-standard observatory: (front) fluxgate variometer, (left) proton-precession magnetometer, (right) theodolite with small fluxgate attached to telescope.
Transection from the outer part of a Smilax root, illustrating a thick-walled hypodermis (exodermis) beneath the epidermis. One hypodermal cell is not thickened. (After K. Esau, Plant Anatomy, 2d ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1965)