Ebola and Zika seem to get all the headlines, but the world is filled with unusual viruses that make up the one of the most abundant types of organism on the planet. Invisible to the naked eye, microbiology professor Dr Marilyn J Roossinck has pulled together 101 amazing pictures of the microorganisms for her new book, which shows some beautiful, but deadly, viruses in incredible detail. 

£20, released September 2016 on Ivy Press

© All images taken from Virus: An Illustrated Guide to 101 Incredible Microbes

 


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