8 Ordinary things that look absolutely amazing under a microscope

8 Ordinary things that look absolutely amazing under a microscope

In our weird, wonderful and weirdly wonderful world, it's really easy to take things at face value. Look up at the sky, there are birds in the air, and buildings stand majestically as literal landmarks of our species' success. It's beautiful to look at... but they're even more interesting up close.

Join me on this magical journey, as we look at modern life under a microscope by... looking at it under a microscope. Whether they're fascinating, bizarre or just straight-up horrifying, have a look at life at the molecular level, and gaze upon its magnified magnificence.

1. Chalk

2. Kosher Salt

3. Orange juice

4. Snow

5. The deadly jellyfish, the Portuguese Man O' War

6. The legs of a fly

7. Seawater

8. The skin of a shark

There you have it, ladies and gentlemen. The world is interesting enough as it is, but maybe this video will encourage you to look a little closer at life around you. As we've seen, there's always bound to be something to surprise you.