Explore the wonders of the solar system and the world of the small. With the Galileopscope telescope kit and 300x-1200x microscope open a world of exploration.
The Galileoscope is a high-quality telescope kit created by astronomers, optical engineers, and science educators. The Galileoscope Kit includes everything you need to build your own refracting telescope.
While assembling the kit, which requires no tools or adhesives, you can learn basic optical concepts, including how lenses form images. With your completed 2-inch-diameter, 25- to 50-power telescope, you can enjoy sharp views of lunar craters and mountains, Jupiter and its moons, and Saturn’s rings. The kit is augmented with free, standards-based optics-education and observing activities, available in multiple languages. The Galileoscope is suitable for students of all ages from 8 to 88!
The included microscope in this kit offers everything you need to start exploring a whole new world that we can't see!! When it comes to exploration, you don’t always have to think big to have an adventure. In fact, countless amazing discoveries await if you take your quest for the unknown to a cellular level. Just like its iconic namesake, the National Geographic 300x-1200x microscope ignites curiosity and encourages exploration of the world around you. With this traditional compound microscope, users can delve into the hidden details of unusual specimens or reveal the surprising dimensions of the most common of subjects. The optics consist of a 20x eyepiece and three objective lenses that combine to offer a versatile range of magnification powers from 300x to 1200x. Let you imagination guide you in the collection and stuff of all things small