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Microscope Slide Preparation is an essential and thought-out methodology that ensures you observe through your microscope at its full potential. Read our guide to master how to properly mount, stain and prepare a microscope slide!

Top 10 telescopes for 2019

Bill, Optics Central’s astrophotography specialist – and general all-round enthusiast – gives his opinion of the top 10 telescopes for 2019. See what he thinks! My boss asked me to […]

Top 10 Telescopes for Kids (2019 Picks)

It’s getting into the Christmas season, and people are starting to think about presents. We made up this list of telescopes (and a binocular) with kids of between about 5 and 10 in mind.