Microbehunter Magazine (September 2012)

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Volume 2, Number 9, September 2012
Microbehunter (September 2012) (2510 downloads)

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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.



Beautiful, Mysterious, Deadly, Uranium!
Long wave ultra violet light causes uranium to glow bright green making it an beautiful sample for microscopic investigations.
Tom Watson

The Modern Vampire’s “Breaking Dawn”
How the Rabies Epidemic of the 18th Century Created a Paradigm Shift in Vampirism.
Opal Tang

Tree top Tardigrades
Tardigrades (moss piglets or water bears) are small animals with eight legs. They can be commonly found in moss, and “like spiders, they cast their skins”.
Charles E. Guevara

Xanthidium antilopaeum
Mike Guwak

Images by Luca Monzo, Michael Race, Rashid Nassar and Oliver Kim

A Lab’s Spirit Lamp
A spirit lamp can be a versatile addition to a microscopy laboratory.
Michael Race