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Stunning images prove that science and beauty can co-exist

Human Lymphocyte Cell 8,650X by David Scharf. These natural killer Lymphocyte cells are a part of the immune system and play a major role in defending the host from both tumors and virally-infected cells. (BNPS/RPS/David Scharf)

Stunning images prove that science and beauty can co-exist

Stunning photographs from the prestigious Royal Photographic Society's latest exhibition prove that science and beauty can co-exist. These 100 sensational images come from various disciplines of science and highlight how important photography is for academics. Photography plays a crucial role in medicine, forensic science, engineering, archaeology, oceanography, natural history and many more areas. The International Images for Science exhibition can be seen at the Great North Museum in Hancock, Newcastle, England until Septmeber 29th, and showcases works from 54 scientists from around the world. (BNPS)