Microscope Articles

Posted by Fred Koenig on Feb 6th 2023

5 Things to Know When Buying a Microscope

If you’re wondering how to buy a good microscope, then the following article will give you the information you need to make a great choice. First-time microscope buyers should pay close attention s …

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Posted by Fred Koenig on Oct 17th 2022

What Does the Condenser Do on a Microscope

More than 400 years ago, the first microscopes were invented. While they helped magnify items the human eye couldn’t see, they had limited capabilities. The opticians that invented the microscope …

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Posted by Fred Koenig on Oct 14th 2022

What Does the Objective Lens Do on a Microscope

A magnifying glass uses a convex lens to magnify an image or make it appear larger so you can see it better with the human eye. It’s actually the most basic form of a magnifying glass, and it’s an …

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Posted by Fred Koenig on Oct 10th 2022

How Does a Microscope Work?

The very first microscope was invented in the late 1500s, and although technology and computers have advanced the field of microscopy today, some of the basic principles of how a microscope works h …

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Posted by Fred Koenig on Oct 5th 2022

What Is a Microscope & the Study of Microscopy

Science can thank the invention of the microscope for many of its findings and for the research that’s done today, but what is a microscope, and what is a microscope used for?What Is a Microscope …

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Posted by Fred Koenig on Sep 29th 2022

Who Invented the Microscope & When

Today, microscopes are something that everyone is familiar with and has probably used at least once in their lives. Microscopes allow us to see organisms and objects that are too small to see with …

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Posted by Fred Koenig on Aug 5th 2022

Manufacturing and Microscopes

Whether your industry needs microscopic aids for routine inspections or for sophisticated analysis, having the right microscope can greatly impact outcomes. Pairing an industrial microscope with so …

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Posted by Fred Koenig on Jul 25th 2022

Centrifuge Basics

The first centrifuge was developed in 1878 and its purpose was to separate cream from milk. There’s been an almost exponential growth of centrifuge use and capabilities since. Today, the centrifuge …

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Posted by Fred Koenig on Mar 10th 2022

Cannabis Farming and Microscopy

Microscopes are increasingly being used in a variety of cannabis industry applications. Dispensaries, growing, and new measurement services programs for forensic cannabis laboratories are increasing n …

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Posted by Fred Koenig on Mar 10th 2022

Modern Microsurgery and Microscopes

Microsurgery is a general term for surgery requiring an operating microscope. It is a modern surgical technique that allows surgeons around the globe to perform medical procedures on tiny blood ve …

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Posted by Fred Koenig on Mar 10th 2022

Failure Analysis and Microscopes

When failure happens within any branch of the manufacturing industry, it is standard to begin failure analysis immediately. Failure analysis is when an investigation takes place to determine the cause …

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