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Imagine being Antonie van Leeuwenhoek and discovering we’re surrounded by a secret world microscopic creatures. Disgusting

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"Are you alright, Antonie?"

"Get the fuck away from me, you bastards."

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I'm just reading about him. Apparently he was delighted! Kept looking everywhere to see more of these small dancing things

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"The motion of most of these animalcules in the water was so swift, and so various upwards, downwards and round about that 'twas wonderful to see." Leeuwenhoek, 1674

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