Your next great scientific discovery is a 3D printer and less than $1 worth of materials away when you print your own smartphone microscope.
Forget Shark Week. The box jellyfish is way more dangerous, and its mechanism for injecting venom can only be witnessed with a microscope.
Collecting votes now on Lego Ideas is a fully functional microscope -- constructed entirely out of Lego bricks.
What may be the world's smallest comic strip, "Juana Knits the Planet," can't be read without the aid of a microscope.
The social-media platform was designed to attract young Cubans and get them to rebel against the country's communist government.
A simple kit currently seeking funding on Kickstarter allows you to use your smartphone's camera as a 150x microscope.
Stanford University's Manu Prakash is looking to give away Foldscopes to field testers with interesting ideas for using the 50-cent gadget.
The Foldscope is a microscope that can be folded from a schematic printed on a piece of A4 paper and with a couple of additional components, it costs as little as 50 cents.
Engineers at Caltech say that their approach -- computing their way past optical limitations -- could bring high-performance microscopes to medical clinics in developing countries.
Researchers at Harvard have created a 3D-printing nozzle smaller than the width of a human hair to make microscopic lithium-ion batteries.