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History of the Microscope

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The history of the microscope could fill a large book, or more. Here, we will highlight significant points in the history of microscopes.

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Microscope Activities for Middle School Students

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Microscope activities for middle school students for engaging lessons. They work for home schoolers and middle school students in traditional classrooms.

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Microscope Pictures

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Microscope pictures of pond life, hair and fiber samples, and yogurt taken by a digital USB microscope and a compound microscope camera connected to a computer.

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How to Draw a Microscope

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If you've been given this assignment for science class, here's how to draw a microscope, step-by-step, with microscope pictures.

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Eight Microscope Experiments for Kids: Fun and Easy

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These eight easy microscope experiments for kids encourage curiosity and beat boredom. Plus they're fun and cheap!

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Jobs That Use Microscopes

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What are jobs that use microscopes? Did you think of them all? Check out list.

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How Does a Microscope Work?

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How Does a Microscope Work? Read this to learn the answer, as well as learn the parts of a microscope.

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