Microscope for Beginners - Q&A

Microscope for Beginners - Questions and Answers

In this video, Jeff talks through some common issues and questions that beginners experience when learning to use a microscope.  We'll discuss: 

  • Common mistakes
  • Keeping both eyes open
  • Artifacts or specimens
  • Finding and centering the specimen
  • Oil immersion - how it works
  • Cleaning 
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