Exploring the Microcosmos with Foldscope at Khalna, West Bengal

Department of Environmental Science, University of Calcutta and Gopal Chandra Bhattacharya Vigyan Prasar Samity jointly organized a workshop in collaboration with Howrah Vigyan Chetna Samannaya on 19th October 2019 at Khalna, Howrah, West Bengal.

Workshop on Magnify your Curiosity Explore The Micro Cosmos with Foldscope
participants at the workshop

Introductory Session-

In this session, a brief idea about the origami microscope and its applications were demonstrated by the  Foldscope team, Department of Environmental Science and Howrah Vigyan Chetna Samannaya.

Demonstration Session-

This session emphasized on demonstrating foldscope to the participants.

curious participants observing with foldscope with the help of foldscope team member

Observation Session-

The participants experienced their first hands-on FOldscope and observed prepared slides.

Observation with foldscope


From the response of the participants, it can be easily concluded that this was an amazing experience for them.

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