Chris Rehberg

Chris Rehberg

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Thylacine Researcher


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Published on Dec 25, 2017

Light micrographs published!

Ok, so I did say the results would be out before Christmas. It's Boxing Day here in Australia, but I've still got half an hour of Christmas Day left in the UK, five and a half hours in New York and...

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Published on Nov 18, 2017

Light microscopy results almost ready...

Hi Everyone!Ok - last time I said the next update would be the link to the results. They'll take me a little longer, so apologies for the delay, but here's the update on what's been happening and w...

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Published on Oct 22, 2017

Light results coming soon

Hi Everyone,Here is a quick photo of all the hair types, sitting on slides -Over hair at the front, under hair at the back, and guard hairs all in between.I recently received a measurement slide - ...

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Published on Oct 08, 2017

Light microscope images

Hello Everyone,A quick update to advise that most of the light microscope images have been taken -Four slides were prepared. The first contained two under hair fibres; the second contained two guar...

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Published on Aug 10, 2017

All components arrived

Hi Everyone,A quick note to update you that all pieces of the puzzle have arrived.As noted earlier, the CSIRO made a generous offer to conduct high resolution scans for this project. That resulted ...

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Published on Jun 22, 2017

Microscope arrived - and new CSIRO images

Two new updates to share with everyone.Firstly, the microscope has arrived! We're a little bit behind schedule, but I've had it set up for almost a week now. During this time I've been preparing te...

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Published on May 05, 2017

Making news, expanding scope, last day to crowdfund!

Hello everyone!Just 24 hours until the crowdfunding project closes - and ~$700 to target! - still time to spread the word and get funding over the line!It has been a busy week in the realm of Tasma...

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Reply to:Denny LuanDenny Luan
Hi Denny, The light microscope photos will look different. They will show less detail because only a small fraction of the hair fibre will be in focus at any given time. I plan on creating a video that shows the focal plane move through the depth of the fibre as I adjust focus. The point of this...more