State of the planet got you down? Discouraged by cruelty, pollution, greed, war? Then fluff up your spirit by scrolling down through these links! Some of them are just for fun, some of them are uplifting and inspiring, some of them simply show good things people are doing.
Sunday, September 8, 2019
A PAPER MICROSCOPE YOU CAN CARRY IN YOUR POCKET!
While the focus is often on the terrible things happening on our planet, there are brilliant individuals across the globe making amazing discoveries. Check out this video of Manu Prakash, a young associate professor of bioengineering at Stanford. He invented a high-end origami microscope--NOT a toy--made inexpensively of paper that can be folded, carried in a person's pocket, and used anywhere!