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Edinburgh Science Festival - Microscopes: Nature Revealed

From the simple pocket microscopes of the 18th century to the precision instruments of today, the microscope has been fundamental in improving our understanding and revealing the wonders of the natural world. Using examples from the National Museum of Scotland's significant collection, see how optical improvements sparked a change in the public perception of the microscope from being a simple optical toy to a reliable instrument of science.
Free
National Museum of Scotland Unknown Edinburgh EH1 1JF
Mon 27 May 2019 and Tue 28 May 2019
Contact telephone: 0131 226 0005 Call to check latest times or cancellations.
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