Strange Microorganisms in Algae Sample

Noticing the algae covering the sides of the water feeder for our horse, I decided to take a sample and see if I could spot any microorganisms under the foldscope. As it turned out, I was in luck!I first noticed the creature on the right because of the strange mouth-like appendage at its centre, that…

How does a pop-rock candy pop?

The first time I had a pop-rock candy, it was like “little explosions” in my mouth. I had always wondered what on earth would make that happen. This Christmas, I finally found them in a candy store and here is the result of exploring pop-rock candy with my Foldscope. Methods: 1. Because I wanted to…