Tomato Worm Baby- Daniel

 Head    Legs  Damaged Tomato Leaf Today I noticed that there were damaged leaves on my mom’s tomato plants. I than turned the leaf over and found a baby tomato worm about a quarter inch in size. I than proceeded to look at it under my foldscope. I first saw the legs, and there are…

Micro Fiber cloth -Daniel

Today I was wondering what to put under my Foldscope. I decided to take a small strand off of one of my mom’s micro-fiber cleaning cloths. Once I put it in my Foldscope, I was amazed to find out that these fibers were much finer than hair. This really shows how well they can pick…

Different kinds of pollen- Daniel

 1. Arugula Pollen  2. Iris Pollen   3. Amarilis Pollen  4. Clover Pollen Have you ever wondered if pollen comes in different shapes according to what plant it’s from? At least with the pollen from these flowers they were all a certain oval shape, though some were bigger and some were smaller. I started the procedure by getting…

Bugs in my lettuce – Daniel

One day my mom was cleaning lettuce before dinner and I found 2 small bugs about 1mm in length. These bugs moved quickly so I took a toothpick and had it crawl on it. I then placed it on the slide and quickly put a piece of tape over it. When I first looked at…