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Agglomerated Soot from an Industrial Fire View through a Microscope

Agglomerated Soot from a nearby Industrial Fire

This is an agglomerated soot particle from a nearby Marina fire collected on an environmental tapelift. These particles are very "sticky" and don't travel far from the source.

Transmitted Off Crossed Circular Polarized Light and Reflected Darkfield Illumination


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