Portable magnifying lamp expands views

Detail-enhancing light from the new OptiVue Magnifying Lamp helps students examine biology, geology, earth science and chemistry specimens. A three-diopter (1.75x) lens provides magnification within a 3.5-inch viewing area, while a flexible gooseneck allows fingertip height and angle adjustments.

Applications of the portable lamp include studies of crystals, insects, dissections, plants, fungi and other nature specimens. The list price is $40.75. For more information visit www.aveninc.com.