February Micscape mag. on-line - exploring the 'miniature' world
dave at diwalk.demon.co.uk
Fri Feb 13 04:23:02 EST 1998
The February issue of the Micscape Magazine (URL in signature) is now
on-line. The non-profit making magazine run by volunteers tries to
encourage an interest in all aspects of the 'miniature' world from 10x
The Contents list is appended.
Thanks for your time.
How to make money from your hobby (article one)
- making a professional picture
Growth of a starfish
- the fascinating stages in the development of an Echinoderm
Simple 'top lighting' with a compound microscope
- or how to study subjects you can't get light through!
- making a single lens microscope using beads of water or superglue!
A history lesson on cross polars
- how Polaroid was developed, with stunning image of Vitamin C
'Tears of a swan' - Lacrymaria olor, the 'giraffe' of the protozoan
The rotifer jaw - a look at the jaws of the rotifer Brachionus
A sideways look at identifying those 'little beasties' to species
- an irreverent look at one of the frustrations for the microscopist
Image of the month - Garden Spider jaws between crossed polars
Notes on the desmid Euastrum crassum - desmids are attractive algae
What were those minute mystery objects on a flies leg shown last month?
- 'Brochosomes', but the probable answer is even more mysterious!
With Club and World News update throughout the month.
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