The Invention of the Microscope | The Cell
Adam Rutherford explains how, in the 1670s, Dutch businessman Anton van Leeuwenhoek revolutionised microscopy by curving a lens more than anyone had ever done before.Tweet
The Identification of the Cell Nucleus | The Cell
How Robert Brown used the microscope to notice, identify and describe the nucleus, and discover its ubiquity in cells.
The Discovery of Cell Division | The Cell
How little-known scientist Robert Remak came to observe and describe the process of cell division for the first time.