Tardigrades with Marina!

My collaborator/3yo cousin Marina and I wandered together into the microcosmos – it was so much fun. We happened to be near a lake, and there was quite a lot of moss, so we figured might be a great time to look for tardigrades! Sample preparation. We pulled a small piece of moss from a rock…

Rotifer!

Greetings all! Long time since my first post, and I have a backlog of Foldscope images and experiences to upload! This week, we introduced Foldscopes at the Children’s School of Science in Woods Hole, MA, in the Microbial Life class taught by Tara Bennett. The folding session went well, and then we brought Foldscopes into…

Greetings!

Greetings! My name is James Pelletier, and I am super excited to be a new explorer of the microcosmos through a Foldscope! I feel inspired by the beautiful images and questions on the Microcosmos site. I am thrilled to join the Foldscope community and learn from you. This summer, we will introduce Foldscopes to the Microbial Life class at the Children’s School of…