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The Virtual Microscope

The Virtual Microscope allows students to directly manipulate photorealistic rock sample slides. In the simulation they can rotate the slides and use a polarising filter.


Kelley, Simon, Tindle, Andrew, Anand, Mahesh, Whalley, Peter, Hogan, Paul, Valentine, Chris, Pillinger, Colin, Gibson, Everett, Schwenzer, Susanne, The Open University-NASA Apollo Virtual Microscope – a tool for Education and Outreach


Peter Whalley Kevin Quick Jon Linney the Department of Earth Sciences Trevor Collins


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