I bought a cheap (97 cent) plastic covered composition book at Wal-Mart and ripped all the paper out, then folded the edges of the cover to make a simple case for my Foldscope. It’s not perfect (the scope can still slide out the ends), but the plastic is stiff enough that I feel very…
I just noticed that you can slip the lens you’re not using into the handle, and the little nub sticks up through the trapazoid hole helping to hold it there.
Low mag And I looked at the settings in my camera app and figured out how to record more frames per second, so here it is in slow motion... Low mag
Pollen grains from an unknown Hibiscus sp. The grains were collected by gently dabbing a tape slide against the anthers. Also included are some photos of the flower and plant the pollen was collected from.
Low mag Some baking soda was placed on a glass slide and covered with a cover glass, then a dropper was used to place some vinegar on the slide. The vinegar was sucked under the cover glass by capillary action and reacted with the backing soda.
High mag Human semen sample on glass slide with coverglass, approximately 10 minutes after ejaculation.