Volume 2, Number 7, July 2012
Microbehunter (July 2012) (1169)
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Welcome to MicrobeHunter Microscopy Magazine. You can download the PDF and order a printed version.
At this point I would also like to encourage all readers to participate by writing articles (short and long). Read the submissions page for more information.
If you encounter any errors or mistakes, please inform me, I will correct these and upload a new version.
Microscopy Meets Gamma Spectroscopy
Modern day alchemy: Converting Al into P.
A Resourceful Flagellate’s Summertime Survival in our Garden Bird Bath
The heat of summer makes survival in the bird bath a challenge.
Charles E. Guevara
How I started Microscopy
Here is a short article documenting some of the specimens that are suitable for beginners.
Bird Feathers Up Close
Bird feathers are surprisingly complex structures. And quite beautiful too.
Desmids: Staurastrum aculeatum
Images by Daniel Holloway, Michael Race, Luca Monzo, Paul Seage, and Manfred Rath.
Human Cultured Immortilized Fibroblasts
These human embryonic fibroblast cells can be grown indefinitely in laboratory conditions.
Experimenting with Oblique Illumination
Filters and patch stops can be made by printing them on overhead transparency foil.