Although we cannot see it, we know for sure that, within everything we eat, there is a whole miniature world hiding its mysteries from the naked eye.
With the help of a microscope, you can finally see this magical world, and the chances are even mother nature herself would never have thought that science would advance this far.
Here on the bright side, we take a look at 17 food products up close. We will never look at our plate the same way again!
A sugar crystal
A salt crystal
The tail of a shrimp
Granulated instant coffee
A roasted coffee bean
A grain of wheat
Any strawberry (and, in fact, almost any fruit) will have dead or alive mites. This may seem disturbing, but there is nothing to fear: if they are unique, the mites will not be harmful to you when ingested.
A sesame seed
A red grape
Our bathrooms, toilets and general environment attract many bacteria and parasites. Who knew they could be very close?