Ring Around the Nematode!

Hey guys! As part of my work at the NOAA lab and my masters program at CSU-Monterey Bay, I am looking at  petrale sole, a right eyed flatfish that is common along the west coast of the United States from Baja California to the Bering Sea. My research involves trying to determine this fish’s fecundity,…

Feeling Rosy!

Hey again! Cherisa here with my next foldscope discovery. As you may recall , I found an amphipod a few weeks back in some seaweed from an intertidal field trip we had taken for graduate school. When I am not busy in classes down at CSU-Monterey Bay, I am busy in Santa Cruz at the National…

A Seaweed Surprise!

Hi everyone! My name is Cherisa and I am a graduate student in the Applied Marine and Watershed Science program at California State University Monterey Bay! Each student in my program was lucky enough to receive a foldscope to take with us out into the field to view some pretty neat things up close and…