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All About Nuhsbaum’s Microscope Service and Support

All About Nuhsbaum’s Microscope Service and Support

Buying a microscope is not difficult. Navigating microscope service and support, however, can prove challenging. Because microscopes can cost thousands of dollars, you want to ensure that the service company you're working with knows what they're doing. To care well...

What You Need to Know About Proper Microscope Maintenance

What You Need to Know About Proper Microscope Maintenance

Microscopes have been around for a long time, but new technology allows us to manufacture them much more cheaply than in the past. Maybe that is why the popularity of microscopes has gone up in recent years and is expected to continue to go up. Experts predict that...

Best Microscopes for Students 2023

Best Microscopes for Students 2023

With so many beautiful stars in the sky, how could you not by a telescope? Blood moons, newly formed stars, and crossing planets are some occurrences that you NEED to see! The microscopic world is just as intriguing with bacteria, insects, cells, plants, materials,...

Digital Microscope Buying Guide: What You Need to Know

Digital Microscope Buying Guide: What You Need to Know

The first microscope was produced in the Netherlands in 1608; this powerful tool has been used for a myriad of purposes, from observing cells and bacteria to viewing objects too small for the naked eye. In recent years, digital microscopes have become increasingly...

Dissecting Microscope – Definition, Principle, Parts

Dissecting Microscope – Definition, Principle, Parts

The first microscope was invented in the 1590s and was able to magnify objects by a factor of ten. However, it was not until the compound microscope was invented in the 1830s that biologists were able to view cells and tissues in detail. A dissecting microscope is an...

What is a Stereo Microscope?

What is a Stereo Microscope?

Did you know that the earliest form of the compound microscope was invented around the year 1600? Since then, microscopes have advanced significantly. They have paved the way for better medical and scientific research across the globe. One commonly used microscope...

What is a Compound Microscope?

What is a Compound Microscope?

Did you know that the very first microscope was invented in 1600? Back then, microscopes were quite rudimentary and were nowhere near as powerful as the microscopes we have available to us today. Today, we have all sorts of powerful microscopes at our disposal such as...

The Ultimate Guide to the Different Parts of the Microscope

The Ultimate Guide to the Different Parts of the Microscope

One of the earliest microscopes was made by Zacharias Janssen around 1600. Microscopes have been around for centuries. Still, many people don't know how they work or how to use them. Learning more about the different parts of the microscope can help you learn about...

Introduction to Confocal Microscopy

Introduction to Confocal Microscopy

Until recently, microscopes were limited in the level of detail they could reveal about objects being observed. This began to change with the development of confocal microscopy. Confocal microscopy is a type of microscope that uses lasers to produce high-resolution...