GoMicro – Go Underwater

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A few GoMicro users have been asking us about using GoMicro’suitabilityty underwater photography.  Today we tested using a GoMicro Field Scope to take underwater images at Hallett Cove beach. We discovered that it is possible to take underwater shots with GoMicro.        This is how we did it. We first put a phone with […]

Discover Ants

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Ants are an essential part of recycling in nature. They strip the dead bodies that would otherwise leave our gardens stinking. They also play a key role in spreading the seeds of some plants. Precautions: Ant bites can be unpleasant, though in some cases, they can be life-threatening. Smaller ants are usually less of a […]

60X is now GoMicro

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We have just rebranded from “60X” to “GoMicro”. Through feedback from many users of our 60X Field Microscopes, we have found that the brand name 60X was confusing and sometimes misleading. Due to the fact we use a smartphone with our device, the magnification of our Field Microscope does not rely on the lens, but […]

60x Sessions with grandparents

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Last week, founder of 60x Nature Connect, Sivam Krish, took a group of keen Grandparents to neighbouring Belair National Park to be trained in the use of this technology. Yesterday, they returned armed with their new skills, passing on their knowledge to our Year 6s and examining up close the myriad of flora and fauna […]

Turn Screen Time into Science Time

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Parents know what Arthur C. Clark once famously said: Learning happens if there is interest Kids are born curious. Everything around them interests them… until they go to school.  It is important to keep that interest alive.     Equip your kids to explore the world around them  Science is about exploration and discovery   […]