Microscopes

  • Microscope Eyepieces
    Microscope eyepieces, as the name suggests, are the parts of the microscope against which you place your eyes. Sometimes they are referred to as oculars, but most people are more familiar with the ter....
  • Teaching Compound Microscopes
    In a school or university setting, teaching compound microscopes are hard to beat! These are the ones with two eyepieces so that teacher and student can view a specimen together-or two students. This ....
  • Medical Microscopes
    Medical microscopes are also sometimes called clinical or research microscopes, or even biological microscopes. These categories are further divided into four classifications: dissection, compound, sc....
  • Homeschool Microscopes
    More and more, people are buying microscopes to use when they homeschool their children, or often, just as a means to do some scientific exploration with their children. It's amazing what fun you can ....
  • Light Microscopes
    To most areas of microscopy today, illumination is a critical factor. That's why for every type of microscopy, some form of illumination is used, whether it's from one of the many types of microscope ....
  • Stereo Inspection Microscopes
    There are many different grades of stereo inspection microscopes. At the highest end of the range is the stereo zoom microscope, which is suitable for industrial and medical applications of all kinds.....
  • Inspection Microscope
    An inspection microscope is often used in any type of chemical or biological processing plant for the purposes of failure analysis or process control, among others. These are the "big boys," as far as....
  • Gemology
    If you're a new fan of gemology, the first piece of equipment you'll need to get is a microscope. There are many uses in gemology for a microscope, such as classification of stones, gemstone identific....
  • Educational Microscopes
    Educational microscopes are any kind of microscope that is used as a teaching aid. There is nothing quite like educational microscopes for opening up the unseen worlds of science and technology to the....
  • Binocular Microscopes
    Binocular microscopes have two eyepieces instead of one, and are designed to give the viewer a better image of the specimen. You can't get a stereo view of an image unless you are using binocular micr....