Hallway House Dust

Cropped image of house dust sampled on a piece of clear tape, showing a diagonal hair and some blue (clothing?) fibres, along with unidentified other microparticles. Uncropped full field view of dust sample

भेंडी/ भिंडी/ Okra through the Foldscope

भेंडी माइक्रोस्कोप मधून कसा दिसतो? भिंडी माइक्रोस्कोप में से कैसा दिखती है? How does Okra looks through the Foldscope? Photos taken with d Foldscope.

Different types of mosquitoes under foldscope

Keeping eye on different types of mosquitoes entering in the house, and today found the Aedes Aegypti! My first post with foldscope. Thanks@ @Edurafi for giving the one. Thanks @TeamFoldscope for making such a useful tool…

Iridescent Scales of Common Jay Butterfly.

Biology, Nature. Where do butterflies get their striking colors? Wing of a Common Jay (Graphium doson) Papilionidae . Butterflies actually get their colors from Ordinary(pigmented) and Structural color The ordinary comes from pigments Structural color is due to Iridescence

Toilet Paper Fibers

These are toilet paper fibers under the foldscope! Notice the individual veins that make up a fabric that can so easily be ripped apart.

Pollens of Sterculia foetida (Jangli badam)

Sterculia foetida (Jangli badam) is flowering in Mumbai. It has two types of flowers 👇. Red one is bisexual and yellow one is male. Photographed its pollens with d Foldscope.

Moth proboscis

Found a dead moth in corridor. Since long I wanted to see a proboscis under d Foldscope. It looks amazing!

Dust Bunny

A small pile of dust from our kitchen floor (I swear, it does get vacuumed sometimes!).