Foldscope images of plants for extra credit (Additional part)

This is the additional part for the foldscope extra credit. These pictures were all taken by the author independently. The pollen of the red flower (right) and the location of the red flower used to prepare the sample (left). The foldscope image shows yellow particles of the pollen. The sample was obtained outside the Sherman…

Foldscope images of plants and tissues (extra credit)

This post includes 7 foldscope pictures, which are presented in the galleries below. In each gallery, the foldscope image is exhibited on the left while the right is the picture of the plant/tissue which is used to prepare the sample. These foldscope images are obtained via the collaborative efforts of a four-membered team and the…

Anthers and Pollen of Rosa Multiflora

This is the image of anthers and pollen of the rosa multiflora under foldscope. The picture was taken by a cellphone and therefore the resolution was not very satisfying. The anthers were brown with some small spots in them. Those spots were identified to the pollen. The sample was obtained from a rosa multiflora beside…

Image of organisms in turtle pond water

This is an image of turtle pond water sample under foldscope. The turtle pond water was provided by section TA’s. Two drops of pond water were placed on the load glass with a cover. The picture was taken by a phone camera. Question: Is this a bubble or an organism? How to distinguish them? Potential…