“‘The exhibition brings science to people and it shows them how beautiful objects actually are,” says Sir Mark Walport, director of the Wellcome Trust.

‘For the scientist, it tells of the importance of looking at small things. If you can see the structure, that tells you something about how it works.'”

Wellcome Image Awards 2009 were just announced. See the winning scientific and medical images, and find out more about the techniques, concepts  and people behind them…

Competition press release [ more ]

Website:  http://www.wellcomeimageawards.org/

Video:  http://www.wellcomeimageawards.org/gallery.asp

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