From among a record setting number of entries, three winners of the 2015 Cool Science Image Contest came from CALS laboratories. For information about the 11 winning images, read this UW news release or go straight to this Flickr album to view them.
The winning entries from CALS are:
A portrait of a leafcutter ant in the lab of bacteriology professor Cameron Currie, a photo taken by volunteer photographer Don Parsons.
A micrograph of thyme plant floral trichromes, taken by zoology graduate student Hilary Bultman, a member of Rick Lindroth’s lab in the Department of Entomology.
A time-lapse video of germinating seedlings, produced by Jackson Hetue of the Wisconsin Fast Plants Program in the Department of Plant Pathology.