I was lucky enough to visit Brisbane on the 13th and 14th of November to present at a conference on the Control of Legionella in Healthcare Facilities and the night before I stayed at the Sebel South Brisbane. I had not stayed at this hotel before so thought I would try and get a night…
The Sulfur Crested Cockatoo are a common bird around our area, and because of that they present a great opportunity for me to practice my birds in flight. I will spare with information about the birds specifically as I have provided that previously here, however, my images of the birds in flight are shown below….
The Heide Museum of Modern Art is a fantastic gallery and garden in Heidelberg, Victoria set on approximately 4 – 5 acres. It consists of an Art Gallery, Cafe and extensive gardens which are fantastic for taking the family to on a lovely day out. My trip was with the family, including two little children…
Nicatonic Acid, or Vitamin B3 looks interesting under the microscope and displays some birefringence.
The Gorilla from the Werribee Zoo
A panorama of the Yarra River after the Big Peninsula Tunnel Diversion.
Have a look at the Anther of Lilium Spp herbaceous flower under the microscope.
The Australian Mountain Boarders Group were at the Berwick Show recently doing some performances and demonstrations, see the pictures and a full writeup.
This episode of “Cool Stuff Under the Microscope” is focused on Silica Gel, which is a material used in air sampling to absorb chemicals which are later desorbed for analysis by specific analytical techniques. A piece of Silica was placed on a Microscope slide and analysed under the Radical microscope (More info here) with a…
Urea (or carbamide) displays some cool birefringence under the microscope, have a peek!
A bit of a focus stacked demo of a rose using the Helicon focus software.
Uluru is a sacred formation within the Northern Territory which is estimated to be some 500 million years old