My Right Hand Microbiome

This is my right-hand microbiome. In my Biology class, we cultured the microorganisms from our right and left hands and our right and left feet on petri dishes. A few days later, we observed colony growth on our dishes – mine had 2-3 different types of microorganisms, and were clustered in small colonies. I noticed…

My dyed hair

This perfectly-shaped rod-like structure is a strand of my hair. As I used box dye to dye my own hair light brown in November, I was curious to see what my hair looked like in the Foldscope 3 months later. I cut part of one strand off, and made a wet mount. Many people warn…