Pollen; Bio60_2019

I decided to take a look at the pollen of a flower that I found in my dorm’s flowerbed. Having religiously avoided pollen growing up due to an allergy to Cedar when I was younger, I was curious to see what had had me so watery-eyed in the winters in Austin. While my camera’s refusal…

Cactus Spine Bio60_2019

One of my friends in the dorm has a cactus plant on his shelf, and given that I had been stabbed twice throughout the year by it, I decided to examine one of the spines to see what it looked like. I discovered that the structure looked remarkably similar to a human hair to me,…