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Hirundo Poster featuring the photograph Feather Barbules, Sem by Power And Syred
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8.00" x 7.25"


10.00" x 9.25"





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Feather Barbules, Sem Poster


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Feather Barbules, Sem poster by Power And Syred.   Our posters are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.

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Artist's Description

Feather barbules. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of barbule hooks on a feather from a bird. The flat broad vane of a feather is formed by comb-like rows of filaments called barbs, which project from either side of a central shaft. Each barb has rows of minute filaments called barbules, the barbules on one side bear hooks, while those on the other have a groove. The arrangement is such as to hook adjacent barbs together, interlinking the whole structure. Thus the feather is strong, yet still flexible and lightweight, making it ideal for flight. This feather is from a swallow (Hirundo sp.). Magnification x1270 when printed 10cm wide.

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Power And Syred

Science Photo Library was founded in 1981 by Michael Marten, one of the authors of "Worlds Within Worlds", a book exploring different ways to observe the universe - from electron micrographs, to images of earthrise taken from the Apollo spacecraft. When Marten started receiving requests for the beautiful images in the book, he had an idea of setting up Science Photo Library. Since then, Science Photo Library has continued to work alongside world acclaimed photographers and the leading science and medical experts to provide a central source of the best science and specialist imagery available. Although the collection started with scientific images, it has grown to encompass all aspects of science and their impact on everyday life.

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