Microscope medley

Microscope medley

Will you, won’t you? Will you, won’t you? Join the retar-dance???

From pictures to data

From pictures to data

Containing the first measurements made with polarized fluoresence. Still 2-D but testing the rudiments of the system.

Double negative

Double negative

The case of the callow calibration solved!

Red bands of courage

Red bands of courage

A short and maybe sweet account of further doings at MBL

Getting maize ready for its close-up

Getting maize ready for its close-up

Posting, at last (!) after a few weeks because I wearied of writing about impediments to lab-work. But this past week, I lab-worked. On Monday, I set up maize seed for germination, in the handy rig with the hands. On…

May 21st  Brookhaven ready or not

May 21st Brookhaven ready or not

In which for a change an assumption is confirmed.

May 14th  Benched

May 14th Benched

In which I regale the reader with accounts of the preparations needed for my next trip to the synchrotron.

In medias musho,  Oct 16th

In medias musho, Oct 16th

In which I write about flecks, possibly inspired by seeing Bela Fleck and a Flecktone (Victor Wooton).

Oct 9th   From collection to analysis

Oct 9th From collection to analysis

In which the process of experimentation starts to move from the bench to the computer. Does this still count as “lab” work?

Sept 25th A quiet week

A short post, and I hope a sweet one…