Zooming in on the World
The world of nature, materials and even insects gets a lot bigger with Jakks Pacific’s EyeClops BioniCam. This handheld digital microscope can zoom in at 100x, 200x or 400x to reveal hidden details in everything form concrete to a bee’s wing on its color display. Images can be played on any TV or saved on a USB memory key for use with a computer. The company’s web site has lots of great classroom ideas for the BioniCam, which sells for $80.