How are microscope objectives different?
The differences between Achromatic, Fluorite, Apochromatic (APO) and Super Apochromatic (SAPO) microscope objectives
🔬 STARCH: Iodine staining explained
Adding Lugol’s solution (iodine and potassium iodide) to starch will stain it dark purple. This reaction can also be observed under the microscope, when adding iodine to a banana and to potatos. The starch grains will turn black even before Read More ...
🔬 USB Microscope 5 things I liked and what I did not like
There are several things that I like and dislike about the USB microscope. Here I list 5 points that I liked and 5 points that I did not like as much. The microscope is very cheap, and it works. Affiliate Read More ...
🔬 The FoldScope single lens microscope – a closer look
Is the Foldscope microscope suitable for Amateur Microscopy and Citizen Science? I ordered a Foldscope and in this video I am putting it together and show you how it performs. ***** PLEASE SUPPORT ! ***** I am fundraising for a Read More ...
🔬 Microscope hack: DIY Eyepiece Reticle | Amateur Microscopy
his one can become quite useful sometime. In this video I show you how you can superimpose an image (such as a scale bar for measuring) over the image produced by by an eyepiece. ********************* Do you like these videos? Read More ...
🔬 How to get a 3D effect with your microscope | Amateur Microscopy
🔬 Usability considerations of microscope cameras (DSLR vs dedicated cameras) | Amateur Microscopy
🔬 I show you my microscopes and give you a look behind the scenes | Amateur Microscopy
🔬 Why Cover Glass thickness matters | Amateur Microscopy
Microscope cover glasses do not only come in different shapes, but they also have different thicknesses. In this video I explain the significance of this.
🔬 Does freezing kill bacteria? | Amateur Microscopy
The answer is not as straight forward. It depends on the type of bacteria and while freezing might kill some of them, this is not sufficient to make food safe.