Posts in: microscope

A twinkle of light in a microscope’s eye

A twinkle of light in a microscope’s eye

Researchers are using biological glow sticks and finely-tuned cameras to look deeper within cells.

By | Posted December 21, 2016

Visualizing electrons, at last

Visualizing electrons, at last

Almost 120 years after the particle’s discovery, hologram imaging gives us a peek at the electron

By | Posted November 2, 2016

VIDEO: Close encounters with water bears

VIDEO: Close encounters with water bears

Tardigrades are nearly indestructible creatures that live everywhere

By | Posted April 26, 2016

Microbial medical examiners

Microbial medical examiners

Are bacteria the super sleuths of the future? Study suggests that microbes could help determine time of death in tricky murder cases.

By | Posted October 24, 2013

A light touch

A light touch

New twist on microscopic technique lets users feel the forces pressing in on particles

By | Posted October 17, 2013