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July 2020

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Paper or Fabric?

During this unprecedented time when masks are being worn to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, we thought it would be interesting to take a closer look at masks. These were imaged on our IT500HR Scanning Electron Microscope at different magnifications. See details here.

May 2020

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Delta College Adapts to New Routine with Online Microscopy Training and New Technology

In March 2020 we found ourselves in the midst of a global pandemic, and our schedules and lifestyles suddenly changed. For college students who were halfway through a semester, the pandemic put a stop to classes and campus life, and they had to pack up and go home. It also meant that their instructors were left with unfinished plans and had to quickly adapt to new ways of teaching online. Students studying for a certificate ...