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March 8, 2021
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Dissecting Microscope Recommendations

With so many options on the market, how do you find the right dissecting microscope? Nuhsbaum carries the top brand of microscopes, so read about our […]
February 22, 2021

High-Demand Microscopes for Researchers

After more than 40 years of service and thousands of delighted customers, we’ve gotten a sense of microscope trends over the years. Some vary by industry, […]
February 21, 2021
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Three great student microscopes

Why do school continually partner with Nuhsbaum when it comes to student microscopes? Simply put, we partner with the most reputable brands and offer the best […]
February 14, 2021

All about brightfield microscopes

Scientists have a specialized word for everything. On the upside, this means that there is little room for ambiguity. On the downside, that means there is […]
February 10, 2021

How microscopes are used in art conservation

Some of the world’s most prized possessions are in art museums. Not only do they offer a curated look at history and culture, museums are also […]
January 10, 2021

Everyday food items under a microscope

The holiday season is finally over. For some that is a welcome relief, especially if the weight of planning all those holiday meals fell on your […]
January 10, 2021
Spirogyra fragment in darkfield microscopy. Source: Wikimedia Commons

What is darkfield and brightfield microscopy?

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 […]
January 4, 2021

How to connect your microscope and iPad

These days it seems like everything can connect to your smart devices. Some seem practical: you can connect your car, your home cameras, and your lights […]
December 14, 2020

Microscopes and Imaging for Cytopathology

Tried and true research methods are our best resource in advancing medicine. A phrase that has stuck with me over the years is “you can’t improve […]
December 9, 2020

Who invented the microscope?

Prior to 1590, the smallest thing humanity could see was probably no smaller than the width of a hair. As a result, an entire world of […]
November 16, 2020

Stereo Microscope vs. Compound: A Beginners Guide

If you’re new to the world of microscopy, it can feel as though there are a lot of things to learn. For example, you may have […]
November 16, 2020

The best college microscopes

The challenge with buying college microscopes is balancing affordability, durability, and quality all in one product. You need to find an option that is affordable enough […]