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This woman hid away for 40 years, due to the scarring she suffered in a house fire at age 1. Then in 2012 she met an amazing surgeon who was able to construct a face for her, using her own tissue. [NSFW]
This is a coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a red blood cell (erythrocyte) squeezing through a capillary. This is where the oxygen-exchange with the surrounding tissues happens. Magnification: x9000
World's smallest operating drawbridge, the Somerset Bridge in Bermuda. Built in the 1600s, the bridge is opened by hand, via a 32 inch bisected plank that allows passage of a sailboat's mast. More pics in comments.