STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Ear canal. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of hairs growing in an ear canal. The ear canal runs between the outer ear and the eardrum. Hairs along the canal prevent the entry of foreign objects that could damage the ear. Magnification: x12 when printed 10 centimetres wide.
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