Volume 2, Number 6, June 2012
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Restoring an older AO / Spencer Stereomicroscope
Repairing a stereo microscope can be tricky, especially if the prisms are giving you a problem! This paper illustrates how careful usage of cyanoacrylate super glue can do the trick.
The Morning Show: Looks can be deceiving!
The June Beetle (Pelidnota punctata) up close.
A close-up view of the Office Chair: how I made it fit for Microscopy
Microscopic observation requires a safe and stable chair with a good back support.
Pictures by R. Nassar, Oliver Kim and Johann Vogel
Columbia Instruments’ FM 600, Special Operations Field Microscope
This paper presents the history of the FM 600 military microscope. It provides a look at how one microscope progressed from concept to implementation.
R. Jordan Kreindler
The Starfish on the Chocolate
Testing the iPad camera on a starfish.
Free Living Ciliates thriving in Meadow Bubble Nests
Who would have thought that the nests of spittle bugs are the home of ciliates?
Charles E. Guevara