Image and Imagination of the Life Sciences

@article{SimonStickley2019ImageAI,
  title={Image and Imagination of the Life Sciences},
  author={Anna Simon-Stickley},
  journal={NTM Zeitschrift f{\"u}r Geschichte der Wissenschaften, Technik und Medizin},
  year={2019},
  volume={27},
  pages={109-144}
}
  • Anna Simon-Stickley
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • NTM Zeitschrift für Geschichte der Wissenschaften, Technik und Medizin
The Greenough stereomicroscope, or “Stemi” as it is colloquially known among microscopists, is a stereoscopic binocular instrument yielding three-dimensional depth perception when working with larger microscopic specimens. It has become ubiquitous in laboratory practice since its introduction by the unknown scientist Horatio Saltonstall Greenough in 1892. However, because it enabled new experimental practices rather than new knowledge, it has largely eluded historical and epistemological… Expand

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