Unbelievable what is hidden in drops of water, dust, pollen or even hair. With the Kosmos Explorer Microscope experiment kit, children explore a fascinating world in miniature. Thanks to the high-quality objectives, eyepieces and lenses, up to 600x magnification of the specimens is possible. The illustrated instructions describe exactly how to set up the entry-level microscope correctly, prepare simple test objects and examine them under transmitted light. Prospective researchers and detectives can look forward to enchanting patterns, cells and microorganisms that they would never discover with the naked eye in nature or in the home. A microscope for children and beginners. Contents: Microscope with battery-operated LED illumination, preparation accessories (microscope slide, cover glass foils, pipette, tweezers, needle, sample vessels), coloured instructions. Additionally required: 2 x 1.5-Volt batteries type LR6 (AA / Mignon) Natural and household materials as examination objects.