Education

Science

Microworldsミクロワールド

  • 20 x 5 min.
  • EED1S023-001~020
  • English, Spanish, M/E

©NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

By equipping an ultra-powerful microscope with a high-definition camera, we are now able to capture the microscopic world in a way that eluded earlier video technology.
This series takes advantage of the possibilities offered by this combination of enhanced microscopy and high-definition photography to journey into the microworld.
The series' scientific perspective is complemented by a range of exceptional images. These images allow us to explore different realms of the microworld, revealing, in extraordinary detail, the secret beauty of phenomena such as cell division, DNA and gemstones.

1. Tropical Fish - The Secret to Their Beautiful Colours -
/ 熱帯魚 美しい色の秘密

2. The Secret of Bees - Master Pellet Makers -
/ だんご職人 ミツバチの秘密

3. The Secret of Horsetails - Spores Burst out of Cones -
/ 飛び出す胞子 ツクシの秘密

4. Crystals Reveal the Secrets of Rocks
/ 結晶が語る岩石の秘密

5. Tiny Springtails Help to Maintain the Forests
/ 森を支える小昆虫 トビムシ

6. Mites - Stealthy Lodgers - / ひそかなる同居者 ダニ

7. Clever Pollination Tricks - The Secret of the Thistle -
/ たくみな受粉 アザミの秘密

8. Carpet on the Water - The Secret of the Floating Weed -
/ 水田をおおう ウキクサの秘密

9. Metamorphosis - The Secret of the Sea Urchin -
/ 大変身 ウニの秘密

10. The Life Cycle of Jellyfish - Amazing Transformations -
/ 不思議な変身 クラゲの一生

11. Rice Flowers - The Source of the Crop - / イネの花

12. The Secret of Butterflies’ Beautiful Wings
/ チョウ 美しいはねの秘密

13. The Life Cycle of the Skimmer Dragonfly
/ アキアカネの一生

14. Smart Spinner - The Secret of the Spider -
/ 糸をあやつるクモの秘密

15. The Bizarre Metamorphosis of the Lobster
/ イセエビ 奇妙な大変身

16. Autumn Songs - The Secret of the Cricket’s Wings -
/ コオロギ 美しい鳴き声の秘密

17. The Brilliant Red of Autumn - The Secret of AutumnalShades -
/ 秋をいろどる 紅葉の秘密

18. Praying Mantises - Hunters in the Grass -
/ 草むらのハンター カマキリ

19. Hair - The Amazing Facts about 100,000 Strands -
/ 毛髪 十万本の秘密

20. Snow Crystals - Tiny Hexagonal Flowers ?
/ 雪の結晶 六花の不思議

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