Thomas Sheehan in Pollen Lab

Thomas Sheehan swirling palynomorph samples in a watch glass before creating slides.

Detailed Description

In this laboritory, core samples are cut up and processed to extract pollen (palynomophs). Here, you can see lab technician Thomas Sheehan swirling samples before creating slides. The concept of swirling is to use differences in density to separate pollen from denser particles of similar size and shape.


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Location Taken: US