Objects invisible to the naked eye spring to life under a microscope. Get a glimpse into this magical, microscopic universe with these hands-on science experiments. Microscope basics cover microtomes, wet mounts, and smear and squash slides. Then take a close-up look at dozens of thingsfrom animals to the icky slime on your teeth in the morning. Wondrous photographs and drawings, and intriguing science fair suggestions, encourage children to embark on their own microscopic explorations. 80 pages (all in color), 8 1/2 X 10.