An afternoon with my daughter in the garden

It have been since a while that I did have a foldscope to my daughter… but yes giving such a tool to a 4 year old girl was maybe a little premature and after a first interest get less interested by it (well she got troubles preparing and manipulating it)… But now she is now…

First grains of sand

Black sand from a beach north of Auckland (volcanic green grain certainly olivine + “the cigar” certainly a spicule from urchin