How Does a Microscope Magnify?

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Many people would like to understand exactly how things work. Before using anything they would like that clear understanding of what they are using and how it works. So for all those wonderful geeks out there who have played with a microscope, here’s some information. Then they can know exactly...

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How Does a Telescope Work?

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Have you ever wondered how a telescope works? It is a pretty fascinating thing to be able to look through a telescope and to see hundreds, if not thousands, of miles away in to space. Inside of a telescope there are different lens that help absorb light and let you get...

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What Are Lab Ovens Used For?

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Lab ovens are definitely not something that people would need on a day to day basis. They do not belong in people’s homes or private residences. These are industry and laboratory ovens that are specific tools used for very specific purposes. But for anyone who needs a great laboratory oven,...

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What are hot plates used for?

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If you work in a chemistry lab then you know that a hot plate is one of the most vital items that you can have. When you are heating a chemical you want to be sure that it heats slowly and consistently so that you do not have any accidents....

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Developing STEM Skills & Teaching STEM Education Through Play

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Technology has drastically changed over the last 20-30 years which has made it more important for young children in the United States to receive the best education possible, especially when it comes to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields of study. Why is STEM Education So Important? Although over...

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