Plants and insects are magnified thousands of times to give us a view of what they really look like.
Probably filmed at Pathe studios, London.
C/U of a woman's eye, a diagram shows how it works. M/S of a woman in spectacles. Another woman looks down a microscope. C/U as a hair is...
Microscope shots of spirogyra and vampyrella lateria.
A close look at a fly and then we a fly's eye view.
New electronic microscope is used at the Institute of Physics at Charles University in Prague.
New improved three dimensional microscopes manufactured in Hungary.
Mass production of telescopes in the Crimea
Large complex system of metal and glass structures which go to make up this microscope.
Australian item showing short history of microscope.
Russian microscope used by students in London