Christine Kurihara

I work for Foldscope Instruments - a resource for low cost scientific instruments. We are trying to get microscopes into every child’s hands by offering a very low cost paper foldable microscope.

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CA

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Foldscope

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Recent Posts by Christine

Thu Apr 23, 2020 11:46 AM in Environmental Science
Consider observing water quality.  I work for Foldscope instruments and we have a low-cost microscope that you could distribute to every student.  The Foldscope is a low-cost microscope made of paper and a small glass bead for a lens. It costs less than a dollar to manufacture and we sell them in packages of 20 for $25 (that's just $1.75 per microscope)  They have 140x magnification and 2micron r...

Thu Apr 23, 2020 11:35 AM in Showing the Power of Experiential Learning
Hi, Matt I work for Foldscope Instruments (full disclosure) and suggest considering Foldscopes for an activity.  The Foldscope is a low-cost microscope made of paper and a small glass bead for a lens. It costs less than a dollar to manufacture and we sell them in packages of 20 for $25 (that's just $1.75 per microscope)  They have 140x magnification and 2micron resolution, so very much like a ...

Thu Apr 23, 2020 11:29 AM in Science Showcase
Stefanie- I work for Foldscope Instruments (full disclosure) and suggest considering Foldscopes for an activity.  The Foldscope is a low-cost microscope made of paper and a small glass bead for a lens. It costs less than a dollar to manufacture and we sell them in packages of 20 for $25 (that's just $1.75 per microscope)  They have 140x magnification and 2micron resolution, so very much like...