15+ Photos That Show Even the Most Common Things Look Very Different Up Close

The vastness of space with the enormous galaxies, gargantuan stars, and mystifying black holes sure is beyond intriguing. But there is a world on a whole other scale that is as fascinating and peculiar, if not more so — the world of the minuscule. The space where even everyday objects look alien.

We at Bright Side want to take a trip to this wonderland of the small and you are coming with us. Behold 15+ macro images that will make you question the very essence of the world around you.

1. Wasp’s stinger

2. Colorful pencil

3. Snowflake

4. Pen’s top

5. Housefly

6. A human eye

7. Apple stalk

8. Tremella mesenterica (yellow brain) growing on a branch

9. Kitchen sponge

10. Teabag

11. Beetle

12. Caterpillar

13. Forest mushrooms

14. Artichoke

15. Marker tip

16. Black bread mold

17. Book pages

18. Match

19. Soap foam

20. Water flea under polarized light (microscope photo)

Which of these everyday objects looks the most alien to you? Tell us in the comments.

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