microscopes

Motherboard

Watch the Trippy Winners of a Microscopic Film Contest

Nikon's Small World in Motion honors the best movie or time-lapse photography taken through a microscope.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.28.18
daily vice

This Lab Is Making Sure Your Legal Weed Is Safe to Smoke

We visited a lab that tests weed for harmful contaminants to find out if a batch of cannabis is OK to consume.
VICE Staff
1.8.18
Art

These Experimental Sculptures Will Change the Way You See Books

Don't judge these books by their covers.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.9.16
The Building Blocks of Everything

This Microscope Can See Down to Individual Atoms

The UK's superSTEM facility got a new electron microscope with unprecedented resolution.
Victoria Turk
3.11.15
Science

A New Microscope Can See Inside Moving Cells In Real Time, and There Are Videos

Erik Betzig just won a Nobel Prize for his new microscope—his follow up is even better.
Jason Koebler
10.23.14
Culture

The Morbid Beauty of Fresh Blood Under a Microscope

It sort of looks like the surface of Mars.
Brian Anderson
9.12.14
Health

How Space Tech Improves Eye Surgery

An innovation in space telescopes has applications in surgical microscopes too.
Victoria Turk
2.24.14
Motherboard Blog

Why an Economist Needs One of These Laser-Powered, Super Resolution Microscopes

Eighty-two years ago, when a young and struggling painter named "Henri Cartier-Bresson":http://motherboard.vice.com/2012/8/22/henri-cartier-bresson-the-father-of-street-photography-would-have-been-104-today--2 first saw Martin Munkacsi's photograph...
Lawrence De Geest
11.14.12