Download PDF: Microbehunter (August 2011) (3520 downloads)
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Welcome to the 8th issue of MicrobeHunter 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.
How not to see double: Collimating the older Spencer Model 20 Series stereomicroscopes
In this episode, the author describes the repairing of a stereo microscope.
G. Joseph Wilhelm
Pictures by David B Richman, Alan Partridge,and Rodney Brightwell
A Huge Protozoan: Monocystis – an Earthworm Parasite
Stole it from a bird! Examining Monocystis parasites from a worm.
Utilizing Offset Rheinberg Illumination
Using Rheinberg Filters achieve a pseudo-DIC effect
Making Patch Stop Filters for Oblique Illumination
Patch stop filters made of cardboard
Of Furs and Fibers
A short photo journey through the world of fibers that can be found in a household.
Giant Chromosomes in Drosophila spp.
In this article, the author explains how to obtain and prepare giant chromosomes from a fruit fly
Making a Microscopy Bench for Summer Stream Microscopy
Sometimes it is more convenient to take the microscope out into nature, than to take nature into the lab.
Charles E. Guevara