Joe Bazydlo

May 23, 2021

Behind the Microscope: Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

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 […]
May 17, 2021

Different Types of Microscopes

If you’re new to the world of microscopy, you may still be getting used to the terminology. When you hear “microscope”, what kind of microscope do […]
May 11, 2021

Microscopic Authentication of Herbal Products

Have you ever made a nice cup of warm tea on a rainy day and thought: “I wonder if this herbal tea has been authenticated by […]
May 2, 2021

Aberration and other light distortions

That’s no moon! That’s… a distortion of our specimen caused by a phenomenon called aberration. (Is it safe to assume the Venn diagram of Star Wars […]