NIGHTSEA Fluorescence Blog

Fluorescence Image Takes 1st Place National Geographic 2017 Nature Photographer of the Year in Underwater Category

04
Jan
2018

Congratulations to Jim Obester for his 1st place victory in National Geographic’s “Nature Photographer of the Year Contest” with his striking image of a tube-dwelling anemone (Cerianthus sp.).

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iBiology as a Resource for Fluorescence Techniques and More

20
Dec
2017

iBiology.org is a fantastic free resource for educational videos, featuring a wide array of biological themes, principles, research topics, and ideas.

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Entomology – ESA Conference 2017, Denver

18
Dec
2017

NIGHTSEA exhibited at the 2017 Entomology Society of America conference in Denver.

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Helping Students Understand Genetics

24
Oct
2017

Students use the NIGHTSEA Model SFA Stereo Microscope Fluorescence Adapter system to conduct inquiry-based genetics experiments in the laboratory.

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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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Screening FISH-Labeled Planaria

27
Sep
2017

Screen planaria (Schmidtea mediterranea) FISH-labeled samples for successful preparation with the NIGHTSEA Model SFA Stereo Microscope Fluorescence Adapter.

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KEY Award Recipient – 2017

25
Sep
2017

The recipient of the third annual NIGHTSEA/EMS KEY Award for New Faculty is Dr. Kristen Gorman, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences at Cal State Chico.

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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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