Anton van Leeuwenhoek


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Noun1.Anton van Leeuwenhoek - Dutch pioneer microscopist who was among the first to recognize cells in animals and who gave the first accurate descriptions of microbes and spermatozoa and blood corpuscles (1632-1723)Anton van Leeuwenhoek - Dutch pioneer microscopist who was among the first to recognize cells in animals and who gave the first accurate descriptions of microbes and spermatozoa and blood corpuscles (1632-1723)
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It was not until the second half of the 1600s that scientists such as Robert Hooke and Anton van Leeuwenhoek built microscopes and observed and recorded microorganisms.
Designed for ages 7 through 11, the app contains three narrative biographies featuring Anton Van Leeuwenhoek, Maria Sibylla Merian, and James Hutton.
About 350 years ago Anton van Leeuwenhoek first spotted bacteria in samples of saliva and pond water with a primitive microscope.
Dutch cloth merchant Anton van Leeuwenhoek (1632-1723) is considered the father of microscopy.
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