We use microscopes to help us see things that are too small for our eyes to see by themselves. Microscopes have helped us discover a whole world of tiny things – this is the microworld! Have a look through the sections below to find out more.
Marvel at the microscopic beauty of insects in Microsculpture, a groundbreaking exhibition between the Museum and photographer Levon Biss. A special photographic technique revealed insects from the collections like never before. Visit the website to explore the images in detail.