Microscope

05.15.13
OLPC working on XO laptop telescope and microscope peripherals (hands-on)
05.15.13

OLPC working on XO laptop telescope and microscope peripherals (hands-on)

So much of what children are taught in the sciences amounts to abstractions. It's a shame, really...

By B. Heater,   05.15.13
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05.01.13
Extreme closeup! IBM makes 'world's smallest movie' using atoms (video)
05.01.13

Extreme closeup! IBM makes 'world's smallest movie' using atoms (video)

After taking a few shadowy pictures for the scientific world's paparazzi, the atom is now ready fo...

By M. Hearn,   05.01.13
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10.25.12
Visualized: Nikon's Small World microscope photography contest winners
10.25.12

Visualized: Nikon's Small World microscope photography contest winners

3D render? The latest submission to deviantART? No, that's a microscopic photo of the blood-brain...

By D. Melanson,   10.25.12
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08.08.12
Scientists generate 281-gigapixel cell map using electron microscope
08.08.12

Scientists generate 281-gigapixel cell map using electron microscope

Electron microscopes can produce incredibly detailed and even 3D views of sub-cellular structures,...

By A. Santos,   08.08.12
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07.15.12
France's ANDRA developing a million-year hard drive, we hope our badly-written blogs live in perpetuity
07.15.12

France's ANDRA developing a million-year hard drive, we hope our badly-written blogs live in perpetuity

Us humans have been quick to embrace digital technology for preserving our memories, but we've for...

By J. Fingas,   07.15.12
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05.03.12
Beam-switching endows electron microscopes with 3D, added gross-out
05.03.12

Beam-switching endows electron microscopes with 3D, added gross-out

Having haunted our curtailed childhoods with tiny, disgusting horrors, the scanning electron micro...

By S. Dent,   05.03.12
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05.03.12
Under the microscope: Samsung Galaxy S III's HD Super AMOLED display
05.03.12

Under the microscope: Samsung Galaxy S III's HD Super AMOLED display

By now you should already know that the brand-spanking-new Samsung Galaxy S III sports a 4.8-inch...

By R. Lai,   05.03.12
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03.16.12
Under the microscope: a closer look at the new iPad
03.16.12

Under the microscope: a closer look at the new iPad

Sure, you can take us on our word that the new iPad really is that much sharper than its predecesso...

By Z. Honig,   03.16.12
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03.16.12
The new iPad's display compared to others under the microscope
03.16.12

The new iPad's display compared to others under the microscope

Image: Shutterstock.com I keep squinting at my new iPad, trying to see the pixels, but no dic...

By V. Agreda Jr,   03.16.12
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