magnifying microscopes

Magnifying Microscopes

Over the years, microscopes have evolved from being magnifying glasses (then also called ‘flea glasses’ as they were mostly used to look at tiny bugs) to becoming complex equipment with adjustable powers. Today, they are one of the most commonly used apparatus in laboratories.

Where can they be used?
They are used to view anything from samples of minerals to cells of the human body: anything that is too small to be seen by the naked eye but must be observed for the purpose of scientific research or for