Exploring with a Microscope CD-ROM
|Comprehensive, interactive CD-ROM provides students
with the ability to use a virtual microscope and perform a variety
of lab simulations on the computer. Students can prepare a variety
of microscope slides on-screen and use the virtual microscope to
view the slides, adjust the coarse and fine focus, use the
mechanical stage and even change objectives. Includes
comprehensive tutorials on the workings of a microscope,
incorporating detailed illustrations, photographs, animations and
over 30 minutes of video. In the process, your students will
learn to properly use a microscope, the use of various imaging
techniques and several microscope slide preparation and staining
|Students can also test their knowledge of
microscopy and print selected images and information.
Recommended for students in grades 6 through 12.
Manufactured by Neo/SCI.
Minimum System Requirements: Win 98 or higher. Mac 8.6 or
higher (Classic Mode). 64MB RAM.