World of the Microscope

World of the Microscope

A practical introduction with projects & activities

Usborne Science & Experiments
by Chris Oxlade, Corinne Stockley
Publisher: Usborne
Trade Paperback, 48 pages
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The World of the Microscope is perfect for children grade 3-6 or for anyone who has an interest in learning about the microscopic world. The World of the Microscope investigates the enormous variety of objects too small for the eye to see, from insects, bacteria, to rock crystals and microchip circuits.

The Step-by-step diagrams will show you how to get the best results from a microscope and how to make and keep slides. The book covers different types of microscopes, from magnifying glasses to electron microscopes, and there are plenty of exciting suggestions for projects which reveal the incredible detail of everyday objects. The book also contains a section on the use of microscopes in science and industry.

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