The Slime Mould Collective

An international network of/for intelligent organisms

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How much light can the physarum take?

Hi there, I am planning to resurrecting a slime mold culture for an installation. I'm weary of lighting the space too much and putting my s…

Started by Dominique Baron-Bonarjee

2 Sep 25
Reply by Dominique Baron-Bonarjee

Looking for a feasible way to conduct experiments relating to slime molds fixing existing transportation systems especially in Atlanta, Georgia (U.S.)

Existing research done in transportation regarding slime molds refers to some sort of way or model in which one analyzes the growth of slim…

Started by Ayaan Sharma

0 Aug 19

What species is this?

I was walking to school one day and in a bush by the street I found this slime mould. I then followed it for over a week until it started t…

Started by Deimos Denzil

0 May 25

Some tips for my research?

Hello people!  I have got a cool idea for an experiment on slime mold I'd like to conduct. It's been quite hyped on the internet that slime…

Started by Deimos Denzil

2 Mar 28
Reply by İrem

Why the physarum whitens?

Hi everyone, I'm observing the physarum growing and I've noticed something curious. The Physarum is usually yellow as it grows but once it…

Started by Gaspard Bébié-Valérian

2 Feb 21
Reply by Gaspard Bébié-Valérian

So how do we use slime for evil instead of good?

We're all aware of how great slime moulds are and how they inspire artists, scientists and nutters to perform great deeds. But we're neglec…

Started by ian

4 Feb 15
Reply by Gaspard Bébié-Valérian


I raised some amoebae for a microscopy project with some students and dumped the surplus onto agar. Three weeks later I found something gro…

Started by ian

0 Nov 6, 2018

Honors Thesis Ideas

Hello everyone!So excited to be a part of this collective! I'm currently an Honors Thesis candidate, and I really want to work with Physaru…

Started by Megan Mauriello

0 Aug 27, 2018

negative stain TEM images of sheared physarum protoplasmic tubes!?

Hey, I did my master thesis in structural biology, we imaged the cytoskeleton of red blood cells. I had some spare time and tried the same…

Started by Christian Diwo

0 Mar 16, 2018

Sourcing Physarum (Sweden)

Hello! I'm currently in my last year of high school and I've chosen to write a project about Physarum Polycephalums ability to find the sho…

Started by Timmy

0 Feb 7, 2018


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