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After 42 years serving the microscopy community, Nuhsbaum is excited to be part of the Zeiss family. Nothing but clear Zeiss blue skies ahead!

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What is darkfield and brightfield microscopy?

Source: Nuhsbaum What is darkfield and brightfield microscopy? It sounds like something out of Star Wars! But, unfortunately neither gives us special powers. That doesn’t mean that darkfield and brightfield microscopy aren’t still fascinating. Not a Superpower — Super...

Behind the Microscope: Rosalind Franklin

Behind the Microscope: Rosalind Franklin

Source: Brittanica James Watson and Francis Crick are names you undoubtedly know from your high school biology class. They are often credited with one of the biggest discoveries in the world of microscopy: the double-helix structure of DNA. But there’s one name that...

Behind the Microscope: Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

Behind the Microscope: Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

Source: Unsplash Antonie van Leeuwenhoek is a Dutch microscopist who was the first to observe bacteria and protozoa through the use of a single-lens microscope. He is widely considered to be “the Father of Microbiology”. In this iteration of “Behind the Microscope,”...

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