Monthly Archives: May 2014

Foldscope – proposal for development

Foldscope & camera-phone As the Foldscope provides ready access to a world of which most users are unaware, interpretation of the images may be a challenge. Further, if used in the developing world, access to text books etc. may be … Continue reading

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Foldscope – essential science

See this TED talk to see a fusion of leading edge science from 300 years ago with modern technology. The detailed science is at http://arxiv.org/ftp/arxiv/papers/1403/1403.1211.pdf  

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Two minor questions

Why is the universe based on maths? Why is it based on maths that we can understand? Or at least that we have been able to invent? The human brain has evolved as a general purpose device with billions of … Continue reading

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