Blood inside a live louse’s abdomen – video

My first video recorded using foldscope. This is a video of a live louse. Its head, legs, and tentacles are clearly visible. It is incredible to see hairs of a louse. Amazed to see the mobility of the human blood inside its abdomen.

A Lousy day and permanent slides

A few months ago, a young micronaut, Aditi, had a lice infestation on her hair and before subjecting her to the lice treatment we got a couple of the critters and foldscoped them.  Without much ado here are the  collated videos. One of the things I have been wanting to do is to make some permanent…