Microscopes are used for looking at things
that are too small to be seen with the eye alone.
There are two kinds that we use in the school
They are the
These two microscopes use beams of light
focussed through lenses to create an image of the object being studied.
microscope and the
- Stereo microscope
Electron microsopes can be used to look
at objects too small to be seen with light microscopes. The
University of Queensland
has one. Click on the link to go to it.
Molecular Expressions site
is also excellent. You can choose to view objects using a