Tiny arthropod under vision of Foldscope

I found this small creature walking on my dining table. I just adhered it on cello tape and visualized under Foldscope. I look like a baby spider as it has four pairs of legs. https://photos.app.goo.gl/xC9zAqB8FQoqVgen6    

Microorganisms in stagnant water

Having Foldscope in your pocket will not let you go idle. Just for fun, I observed a small drop of water stagnating in the ground below the common water cooler in the school and observed motile microorganisms. I don’t know what these are ,,,,,,,,,any one can tell me.  Foldscope is a wonderful instrument, It’s an extra…

Demonstration of Foldscope to B.Sc. Biotech. second year students

Today students of B.Sc. Biotech. from SKUAST-Jammu learned about Foldscope. It was the continuation of their regular class on microscopy. The students were so curious and enthusiastic that all of them wanted to have a Foldscope and requesting me to assist them to bring Foldscopes for all of them. I want to order about 40 Foldscopes so as…

Assessment of bull semen by Foldscope

I am an animal reproduction scientist and interested in improving fertility of dairy animals in India. Insemination by poor quality semen is one of the reason of repeatbreeding problem in cows in India. Foldscope will be a handy tool for pre-insemination quality evaluation of each dose of semen being used in the field for Artificial…