GLITTER UNDER FOLDSCOPE

  • Student Names: Jasmine, Keenisha, Jhanavi and Sandhya
  • College/School: CMR National PU College, ITPL, Bangalore.
  • Specimen: Glitter
  • Specimen collected from: our homes
  • Specimen observed at: CMR National PU College at ITPL, Bangalore on 11th March, 2019


Commercial glitter ranges in size from 0.002 to 0.25 inches (0.05 to 6.35mm). Under the foldscope, the glitters appeared in various shapes and colours. Most of them were hexagonal or cubic in shape with sharp edges.

Note: The blue glitter appears purple under the microscope and it’s also the most geometrical in shape

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