AmScope PS100A Prepared Microscope Slide Set for Basic Biological Science Education, 100 Slides, Set A, Includes Fitted Wooden Case

The AmScope PS100A microscope slide set includes 100 prepared slides with a variety of specimens including plants, insects, and animal tissues, and is used in basic biology education. The samples are preserved in cedar wood oil and sealed with a coverslip to preserve specimens and prevent contamination. Labeling on each slide identifies specimens. Slides are composed of optical glass for clear viewing and are 3 x 1 x 0.4 inches/75 x 25 x 1mm (H x W x D, where H is height, the vertical distance from the lowest to highest point; W is width, the horizontal distance from left to right; D is depth, the horizontal distance from front to back.) The set comes in a fitted wooden case to prevent breakage and ease handling.

Set A slide specimens include ant (whole mount), ascarid egg (whole mount), ascaris (cross section), Aspergillus (whole mount), blood fluke eggs (whole mount), butterfly antennae (whole mount), butterfly leg (whole mount), ciliated epithelium (section), corn starch (whole mount), cotton leaf (cross section), cotton stem (cross section), cotton worm (whole mount), Cucurbita (whole mount), dandelion fuzz (whole mount), dense connective tissue (section), dog columnar ciliated , dog columnar epithelium (section), dog olfactory membrane (section), dog stomach cardiac region (section), dog stomach pyloric region (section), dog tongue (longitudinal section), dog urinary bladder (section), Drosophila chrysalis (whole mount), Drosophila female (whole mount), Drosophila larva (whole mount), Drosophila male (whole mount), feather (whole mount), fern leaf sorus (cross section), fern root (cross section), fern stem (cross section), fiber (whole mount), frog blastula (section), frog cleavage (section), frog early gastrula (section), frog gastrula (section), frog holoblastic cleavage (section), frog spermatozoa (smear), frog unsegmented egg (section), fruit (cross section), house fly leg (whole mount), house fly wing (whole mount), human skin hair follicle (section), hydra (longitudinal section), hydra plain and budding (whole mount), kidney-injected (rabbit) (section), l. bulgarious (smear), leaf of winter jasmine (cross section), letter “e” (whole mount), lichen (section), loose connective tissue (section), lung-injected (rabbit) (section), mantis leg (whole mount), Marchantia antheridia (longitudinal section), Marchantia archegonia (longitudinal section), mole cricket leg (whole mount), mosquito eggs (whole mount), mosquito male (whole mount), mosquito-female (whole mount), mouse cuboidal epithelium (section), mouse kidney (section), mouse ovary (section), nymphaea of aqustio stem (cross section), nymphaea, (spongy tissue) (cross section), paramecium-conjugation (whole mount), paramecium-fission (whole mount), pea pollen (whole mount), peach worm (whole mount), peacock feather (whole mount), pelargonium, of leaf (cross section), pig adipose cell (whole mount), pig liver (section), pine cone-female (longitudinal section), pine pollen (whole mount), pine stem (longitudinal section), pisum seed (longitudinal section), planaria (cross section), planaria (whole mount), plasmodesmata (section), polytrichum (whole mount), polytrichum antheridia (longitudinal section), polytrichum archegonia (longitudinal section), rabbit ganglia (section), rabbit venae cavac (cross section), ranunculus root (cross section), root bacteria (cross section), shrimp egg (whole mount), silkworm moth antennae (whole mount), silkworm moth larva (whole mount), silver berry scaly hair (whole mount), soya stem (cross section), stem cork cell (cross section), stem-sieve tube and companion cell (longitudinal section), striated muscle (cross section), Taenia pisiformis (whole mount), trematodesmiracidia (whole mount), typical animal cell, typical plant cell, vegetable pollen (whole mount), vicia faba root, tip (longitudinal section), young root of broad bean (cross section).

Microscopes are instruments used to enhance the resolution of an object or image. Types include compound, stereo, or digital. Compound microscopes use a compound optical system with an objective lens and an eyepiece. Stereo microscopes show object depth in a three-dimensional image. Digital microscopes are used to display an image on a monitor, rather than looking through a lens. Microscopes can have monocular (one), binocular (two), or trinocular (three) eyepieces, with varying magnification abilities. Magnification ability refers to the size of an image. Resolution, also known as resolvant power, refers to the clarity of the image. The interaction between field of view (FOV), numerical aperture (NA), and working distance (WD) determines resolution. Microscopes can control magnification through a fixed focus, or through a range of adjustments. They can also utilize LED, fluorescent, and mirror light sources to help control viewing capabilities. Microscopes are widely used in education, lab research, biology, metallurgy, engineering, chemistry, manufacturing, and in the medical, forensic science, and veterinary industries.

United Scope manufactures microscopy equipment and accessories under the brand name AmScope. The company, founded in 1996, is headquartered in Irvine, CA.

What’s in the Box?

  • (100) Prepared slides
  • Fitted wooden case

Product Features

  • Set of 100 prepared slides, including plants, insects, and animal tissues, for use in biological education
  • Samples preserved in cedar wood oil and sealed with a coverslip to preserve specimens and prevent contamination
  • Labeling provides specimen identification
  • Slides are composed of optical glass for clear viewing
  • Set comes in fitted wooden storage box to prevent breakage and ease handling

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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Dual LED Student Microscope – 50+ pc Science Kit Includes Set of 10 Prepared Biological & 10 Blank Slides, Lab Shrimp Experiment, 10x-25x Optical Glass Lenses and More! (Silver)

Teach your child about the history of microscopes, proper slide preparation, biology and more!
Enjoy the thrill of discovery with National Geographic’s Dual Microscope Science Kit. More than a toy, this is a fascinating STEM learning activity that includes over 50 accessories and is the perfect introduction to microscopes. Featuring high-quality glass optics and powerful LED lights that illuminate slides from below and 3D objects from above, this microscope is the perfect tool for your budding scientist.

Kit includes:two sets of optical glass lenses providing 20x and 50x magnification, 10 prepared slides with a range of biological specimens, a slide storage box, 10 blank slides, 10 slide covers, 10 slide labels, brine shrimp eggs, brine shrimp hatchery station, tweezers and an eye dropper for slide prep, a Petri dish for plant labs, a mini geode, operating instructions and a fascinating Microscopes Learning Guide.

In the Brine Shrimp Experiment, students observe the life cycle of tiny ocean creatures. Detailed instructions lead the way as your child gains valuable hands-on experience in the scientific method, visual analysis, note-taking, scientific procedure and more. They could even share their results at the school science fair!

Examine the 10 professionally prepared slides that include specimens ranging from earthworms to muscle tissue to fungi and lichen. Compare the prepared slides to the slides you prepare using samples collected at home. Encourage your child to explore the world around them and take a closer look at everyday objects like leaves, potato chips, rocks and fingernails. Providing endless hours of fun, this kit is the perfect gift for boys and girls of all ages.

National Geographic supports this product with a 100% satisfaction guarantee and 2-year manufacturer’s warranty. Join the millions of parents who have chosen National Geographic for award-winning educational gifts.

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Product Features

  • TWO MICROSCOPES IN ONE! Use the lower LED lights to view biological specimens on slides or switch over to the upper lights to examine 3D objects in intricate detail
  • INCLUDES OVER 50 ACCESSORIES! Explore our curated set of prepared slides using the detailed Learning Guide then create your own with reusable blank slides and covers, tweezers, eye dropper, Petri dish and more
  • SIMPLE YET POWERFUL learning tool that’s easy to operate, solidly constructed and comes with two sets of high-quality optical glass eyepieces for 20x and 50x magnification
  • COMPLETE BRINE SHRIMP EXPERIMENT including hatchery station, shrimp eggs, Petri dish and Lab Manual. Track the life cycle of brine shrimp!
  • 100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEED – For 129 years, National Geographic has been committed to providing fun and fascinating educational opportunities for children and stands behind this microscope with a two-year warranty.

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Discovery Kids MINDBLOWN Circuitry Keyboard STEM Kit, Conduct 39 Electrical Science Experiments with Piano, LED Lights, Speakers & More! Includes Wires & Magnetic Rod, Engineering Toy Set for Kids 8+

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Spark your child’s love for science and music with this one-of-a-kind kit! His or her mind will be blown when they see how easy it is to power lights, speakers and a piano. Everything is included in the Circuitry Keyboard kit to conduct 39 different experiments – each more exciting than the next!

Electronics and music in one

Combine sound and science with the circuitry keyboard! Featuring 46 separate circuits, this electronic keyboard lets you experiment with music, sounds, LED light, resistors, switches and more! Play and modify the mini keyboard while learning about the science of circuitry.

Included booklet walks you through experiments

Worried you don’t have enough electrical know-how to work out these experiments? No problem! The included booklet has easy-to-follow steps to walk you through each one. Simply use the included wires to connect the noted circuits, then flip the switch “on” to see what got powered!

Features:

Conduct 39 different experiments

Educational kit to get kids interested in electrical engineering

Power the piano, LED lights, speaker, and more!

Experiment with music, LEDs, touch panels, resistors and electronic circuitry

Requires 2 AA batteries (not included)

Package Includes:

Circuit keyboard

Red, blue, green and white wires for connecting circuits

Magnetic rod

Instruction booklet

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Product Features

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