Horizons Lite Microscopy Kit


Unlock the hidden wonders of the microscopic realm without compromising on quality or your budget. Introducing the Horizons Lite Microscopy Kit, where capability meets affordability. This streamlined set boasts a 40x-1000x monocular microscope, easy-to-use USB camera, immersive micro-ecosystem habitats, and foundational microscopy essentials. Perfect for the curious mind, it's an invitation to delve into the intricate patterns of nature, document captivating phenomena, and share your discoveries with the world.

Affordable yet packed with features, the Horizons Lite Microscopy Kit offers an unmatched microscopy experience for the budget-conscious explorer. Dive into the intricate world of the tiny and discover its vast horizons.

    Micro Safari Horizon's Kit Includes:

    MS-205T Monocular Compound Biological Microscope

    The MS-205T microscope offers a versatile 40x to 1000x magnification range, equipped with both transmitted and reflected light capabilities.

    View bacteria, blood, micro-insects, fungi, textiles, and so much more.

    USB2.0 CMOS Digital Eyepiece Camera

    Drop the 2MP eyepiece camera into place and easily stream your image to a computer, just like a webcam.

    Record and share your microscopic discoveries with the world!

    Micro Safari Aqua

    Our patent-pending line of high-tech microscope slides. On a regular microscope slide, aquatic organisms will die in a couple hours. Micro Safari Aqua keeps them alive for a couple months.

    Create your own, living, aquarium micro-ecosystems inside of a microscope slide, collected from any natural water source.

    Micro Safari Terra

    We are bringing back our smash hit soil ecosystem habitat! Orders within the continental United States will ship with live organisms, all other locations will receive a self-fill version with tools and instructions for collecting your own samples.

    Watch your creatures as they eat each other, reproduce, and the ecosystem changes over time.

    The Basics

    Traditional microscope slides, prepared slides, filter sets and cleaning supplies. Everything you need to launch.

    Unlimited Microscope Help & Product Support

    No more fumbling around with terrible manuals and generalized internet info.

    Our setup video walks you through basic setup, best practices, and how to get the most out of your scope.

    Still need help? Schedule a live video call with one of our experts and we'll do it with you!

    Detailed Product Information

    The Microscope
    • Monocular Compound Biological Microscope with rotating head
    • Transmitted and Reflected Brightfield
    • 40x - 400x magnification using the optical eyepiece
    • 100x-1000x magnification using the USB Camera
    • 4x, 10x, 40x achromatic objectives
    • 10x Widefield Eyepiece with pointer (23.2mm tube diameter)
    • 95mm x 95mm stage with clips
    • Coarse and fine focusing
    • Metal Construction
    • Rechargeable battery powered (3x rechargeable AA batteries included)
    • Adjustable LED brightness
    • Rotating turret 'condenser' aperture
    The Camera
    • USB 2.0 Eyepiece camera
    • Easy computer connection - use just like a webcam
    • 2 Megapixel CMOS sensor
    • Full HD 1920 x 1080 picture image quality
    • Full HD 1920 x 1080 25fps video, highly compressed
    Micro Habitats

    Micro Safari Aqua: 

    • Made of optical-grade acrylic and LDPE polymer film
    • Supports a two-month or longer lifespan for organisms inside with no need for feeding or watering.
    • 5 reusable slides included in each starter kit

    Micro Safari Terra:

    • Crafted from optical-grade acrylic
    • Supports a six-month or longer lifespan for organisms, with user feeding and watering.
    • Starter kit includes 1 reusable mega-slide with sample collection tools and instructions
    Essential Microscopy Supplies

    Every Horizons Lite Kit Includes:

    • 50ct standard microscope slides,
    • 100ct cover slips
    • 25ct prepared slide kit in a hardwood case
    • 50ct Lens Cleaning Tissues
    • 1 Hand pump dust blower
    Training and Support

    Gain mastery over your new equipment with a setup training video and optional one-on-one onboarding with our expert, Soroosh.

    Additionally, benefit from unlimited microscope help, product support, and live masterclasses!

    Why buy from Micro Safari?

    We exist to make microscopy easy and accessible for everyone. We've sifted through the market, identifying only the best microscopes, enhancing them with our own unique upgrades, and coupling them with unparalleled training materials. With our zero-risk return policy, there's no need for guesswork. Rest assured, you're investing in excellence.

    An Out of this World Guarantee

    We want to share the joys of microscopy with all, and are so confident that you will fall in love with our kit that we give a no questions asked, 100% money back guarantee, no expiration. If you don’t like it, you get your money back. It’s that simple.