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The photograph in the center of the cover shows a small portion of an Intel 80486DX2 microprocessor die at 200x optical magnification. Most of the visible features are the top metal interconnect layers which wire most of the on-die components together.
Cover photo by Matt Britt and Matt Gibbs.
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