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The Other End of the Microscope

The Bacteria Tell Their Own Story

by Elmer, W Koneman

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Published by ASM Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular science,
  • Microbiology,
  • Bacteriology,
  • Physiological Pathology,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Life Sciences - Bacteriology,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - Microbiology,
  • Science / Microbiology,
  • Science : Life Sciences - Bacteriology,
  • Bacteria,
  • Popular works

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8575085M
    ISBN 101555812279
    ISBN 109781555812270

    Under the Microscope. Atul Gawande, a surgeon and a writer, talks about why he set out to demystify the world of medicine Early on in his new book, Complications. Atomic force microscopy (AFM) is a type of scanning probe microscopy (SPM), with demonstrated resolution on the order of fractions of a nanometer, more than times better than the optical diffraction information is gathered by "feeling" or "touching" the surface with a mechanical probe. Piezoelectric elements that facilitate tiny but accurate and precise .

    Although much of the book depicts and describes the microscopic world, the latter part of the book is devoted to how microscopes work, from a standard lens microscope to the electron- scanning microscope. Pointers are given for buying a microscope and using advanced techniques for preparing various types of slides and mounts. The World of the Microscope Book. click on thumbnail to zoom For ages by Chris Oxlade & Corinee Stockley Cat No. - M Price: $ Qty: * Description; Other Items In This Category Description A practical introduction to getting the best from a .

    The World of the Microscope investigates the enormous variety of objects too small for the eye to see, from insects to microchips circuits. Step-by-step diagrams show how to get the best from a microscope and how to make and keep slides. microscope in an upright position using both hands. **When carrying the microscope, place one hand on the base and the other hand around the arm. **DO NOT PLACE THE MICROSCOPE IN AN UPSIDE DOWN POSITION. PIECES WILL FALL OUT. **Keep microscope away from the edge of the bench, particularly when not in use. **Make sure power cords are out of the Size: KB.


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The Other End of the Microscope: The Bacteria Tell Their Own Story 1st Edition by Elmer W. Koneman (Author) › Visit Amazon's Elmer W. Koneman Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. 4/5(1). Other End Of The Microscope book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A unique and fascinating look at the relationship between bact /5(17). This entertaining new book offers a unique and fascinating look at the relationship between bacteria and humans.

Told from the bacteria's perspective, the microbes use allegories and myths to illustrate their discontent with the ways in which humans have treated them, most notably the derogatory manner in which they often are named. The Other End of the Microscope provides Author: Elmer W.

Koneman. As in the book Watership Down, in which rabbits are given human qualities to tell their life's story, the bacteria in The Other End of the Microscope speak with a human voice. The bacteria in this tale are all very dignified.

The characters lack the diversity needed to keep the reader by: 1. The Other End of the Stethoscope - 33 Insights for Excellent Patient Care book.

Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Work overl /5. A unique and fascinating look at the relationship between bacteria and humans, told from the bacteria's perspective.

- Features clever sketches of The Other End of the Microscope book variety of microbes that provide information on their internal structure, niches and habitats, physiology, modes of survival, association with human diseases, and mechanisms of antibiotic resistance, all from the bacterial point of view.5/5(1).

Beginning with a basic explanation of how lenses work, the book progresses to an examination of a microscope, including the different types, a physical description of its parts, how to focus, and keeping a journal for projects/5(13).

The World of the Microscope investigates the enormous variety of objects too small for the eye to see, from insects to microchip circuits. Step-by-step diagrams show how to get the best from a microscope and how to make and keep slides.

The book covers different types of microscopes, from magnifying glasses to electron microscopes, and there are plenty of exciting suggestions 4/5(1). The Microscope And How to Use It. Georg Stehli, English edition translated from German, soft cover, pages, b/w illustrations.

This is a more technical book (ages 12 and up) and spends time discussing the preparation of samples. Get this from a library. The other end of the microscope: the bacteria tell their own story: a fantasy. [Elmer W Koneman] -- Through the instrument of his fictional narrator, the extremophyle prokaryote Thermotoga maritima, the author tells the story of a convention of microbes convened for the purpose of rebutting human.

After being blinded and suffering catastrophic injuries at the hands of a drunk driver, Marcus Engel witnessed health care from the other end of the stethoscope. Through hours of reconstructive facial surgery, and years of hospitalization, rehab and recovery, Marcus witnessed firsthand, the good, the bad and the ugly of patient care.

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Koneman (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products!5/5(1). And yet, along with a few other unassuming creatures, they have a just claim to be considered the unsung heroes of biology.

As Jim Endersby notes in his fascinating "A Guinea Pig's History of Biology" (Harvard, pages, $), progress in biology owes as much to the hawkweed and the humble corncob as it does to the brainstorms of scientists.

Let Us Now Praise the Invention of the Microscope objects on the other end became magnified. The device laid critical groundwork for future breakthroughs, but only magnified by between 3x and Author: Laura Poppick. Rent The Other End of the Microscope 1st edition () today, or search our site for other textbooks by Elmer W.

Koneman. Every textbook comes with a day "Any Reason" guarantee. Published by ASM Press. Need help ASAP. We have you covered with 24/7 instant online tutoring. Connect with one of our Microbiology tutors now. The Microscope Book Shar Levine & Leslie Johnstone.

This is a great book. It is full of interesting and thoughtful experiments that are drawn from your immediate surroundings and kids love it. We thoroughly recommend this book for first-time microscopists. Click image to. Full of information, step-by-step instructions and color diagrams for making your own slides from specimens around the home.

Explains specimen sections & staining and also magnification, lighting, and microscope history. Usborne.

48 pp. You might like this other books on microscopes as well: Complete Book of the : Usborne Books. Complete Book of The Microscope explores objects and organisms that can be viewed with a microscope and discusses various kinds of microscopes and microscopy techniques.

It is our size that shapes and limits the universe we see. That's why every child ought to have access to a good microscope.

If we were the size of ants, we could stand on water and we wouldn't notice the Brand: Amscope. Di Gianfrancesco, in Materials for Ultra-Supercritical and Advanced Ultra-Supercritical Power Plants, Light optical microscopy. The optical microscope, often referred to as the “light optical microscope,” is a type of microscope that uses visible light and a system of lenses to magnify images of small l microscopes are the oldest design of microscope.

One of the tubes was placed in the other tube, and each tube had a lens attached to it. The lens that was closer to the eye was a bi-convex lens, and the lens at the other end was a plano-convex lens. The focus of this compound microscope could be altered by sliding one of the tubes.

Janssen and the Compound Microscope ; Early Microscopes. The Other End of the Bench is a story with a lot of heart issues – with characters driven by emotions rather than logical decisions. It’s about Zara, a .Stereo Microscope Parts.

A low power or stereo microscope typically employs objective lenses of 50x or less. It is used to view specimens that are visible to the naked eye such as insects, crystals, circuit boards and coins. A stereo microscope has three key parts:   The Other End of the Microscope by Elmer W.

Koneman,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(17).