Exploring the miniature world
ISSN 1365 - 070x

Issue 24: October 1997
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Next update November 13th
with topical news throughout the month

Image derived from a photo' taken by Jan Parmentier of the marine diatom Triceratium favus.

Articles This Month
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'Those who live in glass houses'
- a gentle introduction to diatoms, illustrated by superb line drawings
Very basic photomicrography
- you don't need expensive 'kit' to have a go
My microscopes
- a 12 year old enthusiast shares her interest in microscopy
Fern flora on a garden wall - look for ferns in your garden
Beginners tips on collecting and studying protozoa
- with links to Micscape articles describing common types
Portable microscopes - a collector describes and illustrates nine favourites
Three-dimensional photography through the Microscope - simple techniques described
Image of the Month - marine diatom photo' gallery
Topical tips - send us your hints and tips, here's a few to kick off


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