Ants Observed Under Foldscope

Ants Observed Under Foldscope.Ants are eusocial insects of the family Formicidae and, along with the related wasps and bees, belong to the order Hymenoptera. Ants evolved from wasp-like ancestors in the Cretaceous period, about 140 million years ago, and diversified after the rise of flowering plants.

Pollen Grains Observed Under Foldscope

Pollen Grains Observed Under Foldscope. Pollen is a fine to coarse powdery substance comprising pollen grains which are male microgametophytes of seed plants, which produce male gametes (sperm cells).   


Observed a onion peel…..with the help of stain…got to know about many stain…. it was a great experience.

Yeast Cells

Yeast is a living organism. It can be used to make bread and alcoholic drinks such as beer and wine. Different species of yeast may cause infections such as thrush. Yeast consists of single cells. They are smaller than animal and plant cells, but slightly larger than bacteria.

Xylem and Phloem of a Monocot Plant

Dicot stems have their vascular bundles in a ring arrangement. Monocot stems have most of their vascular bundles near the outside edge of the stem. … Monocot roots, interestingly, have their vascular bundles arranged in a ring. Dicot roots have their xylem in the center of the root and phloem outside the xylem.

Observing Microscopic Stem Hair

Trichomes are fine outgrowths or appendages on plants, algae, lichens, and certain protists. They are of diverse structure and function.


The section from endometrium shows atrophic endometrial glands along with inflammatory cell infiltrate of polymorphism, atrophic endometrium with endometritis as seen under foldscope as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Planktons from Dikhu river, Nagaland , India seen under foldscope

Dikhu river is one of the most important river of Nagaland. We collected some samples of water from Longsa village area which lies at 26.21240 N and 94.54450 E to assess planktonic diversity of the river. As it is a torrential river, we hardly got any planktons from defined sample. We propagated the population of…

Student Participating In Workshop Session In KV Khanapara

Students of secondary sections of KV Khanapara attending the training sessions of foldscope which is held every week  in the school  premises and learnt how to assemble   foldscope. In the first session, Students were guided by Dr. Bharati Prakash and Dr. G.D  Khedkar who twinned with our school.

Twinning Resource Person From Mangalore

Dr. Bharati  Prakash, HOD, Department of Microbiology, Mangalore University was one of the resource person in the 1st twinning  workshop session on 23/06/18 in Biotech Lab in KV Khanapara.

Teachers Trainees Of KV Khanapara With Resource Person

Primary teachers and secondary teachers were trained on how to  assemble a foldscope and were also given tips regarding preparation of samples to be used for viewing under foldscope. These teachers further will train students and instill scientific temperament  in them.

1st Twinning Workshop Session Of Foldscope

                                           1st  Twinning workshop session of foldscope was conducted on 23/06/18  in Biotech Lab, KV Khanapara.