I am no microbiologist, but I love the microscope!
(Actually, I love almost all equipment with lenses because they help us see the world from a different perspective. And microscopes use lenses to show us things too small for our eyes.)
A large droplet of water. That's about as far as the eye can see.
Posterior siphon tube. Used as a snorkel for breathing.
The naturalist and his 'lab assistant' brother. Melissa is the naturalist's student.
All photos taken on 26 October.