Spoiler alert -Yoghurt

The sorrow I felt when my newly bought packet of yoghurt got spoiled… quickly turned into happiness when I realised it’s loss hadn’t been in vain….. Looking at my foldscope which was lying over my bag I decided why not figure out how the bacteria are doing inside the spoiled packet… So I take out…

Mosquito larvae in our long forgotten flower pot

A long gone rainy season post. Credited to a fellow PI in working our lab – Mr. Vikas Jha A college flower pot which was no more tended to and had accumulated rain water was long forgotten until the day we received foldscope entered our lives and we decided to explore our vicinity for anything…

Biofilm in buffer

Maintenance of buffers in the lab are an important aspect but are also prone to contamination easily. Similarly, a common buffer happened to be unused since a long time and was eventually discarded. It just so happened due to festive week, the lab remained closed for a week allowing the buffer solution to remain further…

Tiny wonders in pond water @ DBT-Foldscope Workshop, India

This is the 1st time that I use my foldscope @ ICGEB workshop, India and the experience was just amazing. After waiting for 4 mins of plain silence finally got a glimpse of something mindblowing…so sharing that 1 special min was a must. Only wish I could identify what exactly it was! This is just…