Drained Colors

So I decided to try something: Can I drain the color of an orchid petal using the Foldscope? Well, that was a success. Although I can’t provide a picture, use your Foldscope and drain some color out of petals! My result was a colorless petal with a pattern on it. Other petals’ color may not…

A Hairy Discovery

After a while, I wonder what is in hair? Just strands? I have collected samples from my mom. I took both black and white hair because I thought that black and white hair are different (not just looks). After, I saw that both of the hair’s bottom have a little lightbulb-like bottom, almost microscopic, but…

First Soil

As you all know, nature can be fascinating, more specific, biology. Soil for me was the most fascinating and I was curious, what does soil look like up close? The soil is my first sample during a vacation. For some reason, it looked like soil was nothing on a Foldscope, although it looked like it…