NIGHTSEA Fluorescence Blog

Investigating Mysterious Fluorescence

16
Oct
2017

What do you do when you find mysterious fluorescent spots on a towel in a hotel bathroom? First you photograph it. Then you get curious and try to find out where it is coming from. Read about our investigation of fluorescence and the laundry.

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The Story Behind the NIGHTSEA Stereo Microscope Fluorescence Adapter

18
Aug
2017

Did you ever wonder how a new piece of equipment comes into existence? The Model SFA arose from a solution to our own marine biology research challenge.

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Custom Fluorescence Filter Holder for an Underwater Vehicle

23
Jun
2017

Custom excitation filter holders for an underwater vehicle.

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New Product Options for the SFA

18
May
2017

New product options to further enhance the capabilities of the NIGHTSEA Model SFA Stereo Microscope Fluorescence Adapter.

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New Article – ‘Glow-in-the-dark’ vs. ‘Fluorescent’

10
Feb
2017

Popular articles often call things ‘glow in the dark’ that really aren’t. They are actually fluorescent, and that is a wonderful thing. Read this to understand the difference.

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Contribute a blog post, get a hat!

06
Oct
2016

Contribute an interesting fluorescence story and receive a NIGHTSEA cap!

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Insect Fluorescence in the Wild

03
Oct
2016

A fun evening jaunt to search for fluorescing insects in Ocala National Forest, Florida.

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Does it Fluoresce – Dryer Lint

03
May
2016

Exploring fluorescence – even the lint from your dryer can produce beautiful and fascinating fluorescence.

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Fluorescence microscopy – NIGHTSEA with Unitron and Zeiss

25
Mar
2016

Fluorescence microscopy imaging trials with the NIGHTSEA Model SFA and Unitron and Zeiss microscopes with digital cameras.

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Grasshopper fluorescence photobomb

03
Sep
2015

Grasshopper photobombing a fluorescence shoot.

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