Design Each Of These Lamps Is Modeled After A Type Of Pollen

An art team from the Zurich University of Arts turned six different pollen structures into 3D lamps with a color-changing light inside

Health This Piece Of Paper On A String Could Revolutionize Health Care In Third-World Countries

The Paperfuge is an inexpensive version of the sampling mechanism used to detect infections such as malaria and HIV

Technology Become An Amateur Scientist With This $1 Foldable Microscope

As the frontrunner of "frugal science," Foldscope is working to bring scientific curiosity to the masses

Technology These Lenses Turn Your Phone Into A Portable Microscope

BLIPS makes it easier to take a much closer look at everyday objects

Innovation Paper Microscope Folds Up Like Origami

Foldscope could revolutionize healthcare by offering a simple option for field-testing of infectious diseases for less than $1.

Innovation IBM Makes Minuscule Film Starring Atoms [Video]

The short film, 'A Boy and His Atom', was made using thousands of these precisely placed tiny molecules.

Technology 3D Scans Let Scientists Navigate Brains Like Google Maps

Researchers have developed the knife-edge scanning microscope (KESM), which can slice, scan and map brains.

DIY Candy Blood-Stained Slides Just Like In Dexter

These forensic microscope slides are innovative tasty treats for Halloween that riff off the popular HBO show.

Innovation UCLA Team Creates Prototype Lens-Free Handheld Microscope

A prototype microscope from UCLA uses holograms instead of lenses to analyze samples -- all in a lightweight and affordable package.

Advertising A Powerful Wireless Microscope For The iPad

A new device could make the Apple tablet useful for cosmetic applications.

Innovation Future Of Health: $3 Digital Microscope Connects To Cellphones

Researchers have developed a plug and play microscope that enables healthcare workers to perform remote diagnostics.

Design Affordable Microscope Plugs Into Cell Phones To Provide Medical Diagnostics

A new device provides inexpensive medical diagnostics on the go.