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Discovery Macro Microscope


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Tap your inner scientist and take a close up look at the beauties and mysteries of the world with your very own microscope! Research-quality in its capabilities but kid-friendly in design, this magnificent microscope offers both micro and macro settings and includes a number of specimen vials and prepared slides to get you started. A fun and educational way to keep the kids entertained, and great for adults, too!

The Macro Microscope features:

  • Ability to explore objects from 40 to 400 times their actual size, from butterfly wings to plant cell walls.
  • Flexible, 360-degree rotating eyepiece.
  • Precision ground metal lenses with optical quality glass, providing crystal clear images at every level.
  • Lenses are also interchangeable with most standard, research-quality microscopes.
  • Independent light source focuses beam on (or through) the specimen with easy-to-replace bulbs.
  • Pivoting die-cast metal base with high-impact plastic body along with soft, textured handgrips.
  • Two-month manufacturer's warranty.

The Macro Microscope kit includes:

  • Five prepared slides: two insect cross sections, two plant cross-sections and one slide featuring a real 900-year old, Peruvian mummy wrap!
  • Five additional vials of remarkable specimens ready to examine.
  • Blank slides for collecting your own specimens.
  • Slide preparation tools including tweezers, eye-dropper, measuring beaker, and spoon.
  • Experiment booklet.