Insect under foldscope

It was just an other day at our Pratham office , I went out for a walk in between . I noticed some fruits in a few trees. I could just identify one of the trees. Here are the images of  the two trees whose fruit I choose to look into. What I was planning…

My first encounter with Foldscope (Ruia College Workshop, Mumbai)

A microscope that fits into a handbag and just costs just 50 cents? Yes, that’s what interested me the most when I first saw Manu  Prakash’s TED talk.  I wondered whether it would be as good as a microscope . But, then I got a chance to attend a workshop on foldscope which was conducted…