The Discovery Telescope/Microscope Set is ideal for junior scientists looking to explore everything from the soil to the stars. The 40 mm telescope is a great starter instrument for both daytime nature watching and nighttime moon gazing. With this easy-to-use refractor, you can visit the chiseled lunar surface or tour some of the night sky's brightest objects. Its two interchangeable eyepieces allow you to experiment with different magnifications and fields of view. When you want to take your investigations to the cellular level, the 900x Microscope is ready to reveal the hidden details of the world around you. Everyday things like sand, onion skin, hair and pollen will show their extraordinary sides when viewed at magnifications ranging from 100x to 900x. To jumpstart your observations, the set comes with prepared specimens, collection tools and an experiment guide. As an added bonus, both elements in the set are well secured in a durable case for quick portability so you can follow your investigations wherever they may take you.
- Explore everything from the soil to the stars with this telescope and microscope set.
- Easy-to-use refracting telescope has a 40mm aperture that is perfect for nighttime moon gazing and daytime nature watching.
- Telescope comes with a tabletop tripod, an eyepiece diagonal for comfortable viewing and two interchangeable eyepieces that give you magnifications of 20x and 32x.
- Downloadable astronomy software can be used to navigate the night sky.
- With the microscope, you can study specimens in stages using three magnification powers ranging from 100x to 900x.
- Microscope has a color filter wheel that makes it easier to see details of colorless or transparent specimens.
- Dive right into the world of microscopy with prepared slides or launch your own investigations using this setâ„¢s collection tools, blank slides and experiment booklet.
- As an added bonus, both elements in the set are well secured in a durable case for quick portability so you can follow your investigations wherever they may take you.
How can I contact the Discovery Store?
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm EST
We typically respond to emails within 1 – 3 business days of receipt.
ORDERS AND SHIPPING
How long will it take to receive my order?
Orders typically take 7 – 10 business days to ship, depending on the order. All Discovery orders are custom made and printed on-demand. Delivery time varies based on your location and size of your order.
HOLIDAY 2021 SHIPPING (AS OF DEC. 3, 2021)
Note that orders typically take 7 – 10 business days to ship. Delivery time varies based on your location and size of your order. Due to this timeline, orders placed after Dec. 3rd may not arrive in time for Christmas.
Exceptions are indicated as a note on the product listing and only applies to delivery locations in the contiguous U.S.
How do I track my order?
You will receive a confirmation email when we receive your order. If you do not receive the confirmation message within a short time of placing your order, please check your Spam or Junk folder just in case the confirmation email got delivered there instead of your inbox. If so, make sure you mark the confirmation as Not Spam, which should allow future messages to get through to you. Once your order has shipped, you will receive a confirmation email with your tracking information.
Do you ship products Internationally?
We ship products throughout the world with the exception of the EU.
RETURNS AND EXCHANGES
What is your return policy?
We want you to love your purchase. If you’re not 100% satisfied, we accept returns or exchanges within 60 days from the date you received your order. Shipping fees are not refundable.
Note that items must be returned unused, in the original condition and packaging. Customer pays return shipping.
How do I return or exchange an item?
We accept returns or exchanges within 60 days from the date you received your order. Please contact customer service at email@example.com with your name, order number and reason for returning the item(s).
Customer service will respond via email within 1 – 3 business days with instructions on how to return or exchange.
Who pays for shipping on items for return?
You will be responsible for paying the shipping costs for returning your item. Original shipping costs are non-refundable.
Who pays for shipping on items for exchange?
You will be responsible for paying the shipping costs for returning your item. We will send the new item out to you at no extra cost.
What if an item is damaged or defective?
If you received an item which is damaged or defective, please send a photo of the item and the defect or damaged area to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name, email and order # in your correspondence. We will review the photo and respond with further instructions.
What if I’ve received the item as a gift and I want to return or exchange?
Please contact customer service at email@example.com for returns/exchanges of gifts. Customer service will respond via email within 1 – 3 business days with instructions.
How long until I receive my refund?
Please allow 7 – 10 business days for your return to be processed by our warehouse. The amount of time for the refund to reflect back on your account will depend on your financial institution. Please contact your bank, credit card company or other financial service provider for questions about timing of returned funds.