Winner of the Rhône-Poulenc Junior Science Book Prize
The beautiful and sometimes startling world that lies beyond the range of normal eyesight is revealed in this remarkable book. Incredible electron microscope photographs expose a fly’s eyes, flu viruses, and even individual atoms. Usborne-recommended Web sites are included to guide readers to more images and information. With more than 150 electron microscope photographs, this book explores use of microscopes in medical science, industry and history. Practical project ideas show how to obtain images of everyday objects.