MicroscopeTime - Caleb

  • First Microscope

    The first microscope was invented by Von Leeenhoek in 1660 by joining two brass plates together with two bubbled peices of glass.
  • Robert Hooke

    Robert Hooke
    Robert Hooke discovers cells by looking at a slice of cork
  • Cell Theory

    Cell Theory is dicovered. All living organisms are composed of cells. The cell is the basic unit of life. Cells arise from pre-existing cells.
  • Antony van Leewenhoek

    Antony van Leewenhoek
    Antony van Leewenhoek discovers bacteria like Selenomonads from the human mouth.
  • First Discovery of Nucleus

    First Discovery of Nucleus
    Leeuwenhoek discovers the cells nucleus from a red blood cell of a fish.
  • Matthias Schleiden

    Matthias Schleiden
    Matthias Schleiden observes many different plants and comes to the conclusion of all plants are made of cells.
  • Theodor Schwan

    Theodor Schwan
    Theodor Schwan investigated many animals and stated that all animals are made of cells.
  • Rudolf Virchow

    Rudolf Virchow
    Rudolf Virchow states "Cells come from preexistingg cells"
  • Electron Microscope

    Electron Microscope
    This microscope uses electrons to light up the specimen and magnify the image.
  • Digital Microscope

    Digital Microscope
    The digital microscope was invented in Tokyo, Japan by a company now known as "Hirox Co Ltd"