An anonymous reader writes: Scope: A Stanford bioengineer has developed an ultra-low-cost print-and-fold microscope and is now showing others how to make one themselves. The 50-cent lightweight, paper "Foldscope" — which "can be assembled in minutes, [and] includes no mechanical moving parts" — was designed to aid disease diagnosis in developing regions.
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