15 Breathtaking Photos of Earth and Space Taken in 2018
Invertebrate larvae face many challenges before settling on hard ground. They must rely on their energy reserves to sustain the dramatic process of metamorphosis. This photograph shows conspicuous lipid droplets (energy storage) within a late larval stage of an Arctic balanid barnacle. It was taken by Inês Leal and got an honourable mention in the Micro-imaging Category.