The Slime Mould Collective

An international network of/for intelligent organisms

Projects & Ideas (84)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Some beginner questions I have

       So I know a lot of these will seem very basic but I’m just starting out and trying to figure out some details still.  1. What does…

Started by Quill Brezicki

1 Mar 19, 2020
Reply by RyChu

Mandy has babies!

I wasn't expecting this to work but I tried the rancid oats method on spores from Mandy the badhamia ( that's still not a confirmed genus b…

Started by ian

1 Feb 2, 2020
Reply by RyChu

Into the fourth dimension! Physarum time plots

Had some fun looking at ways to compare growth habits of different strains. I've been time lapsing them every minute on plain agar with no…

Started by ian

3 Jan 7, 2020
Reply by ian

Slime mould game anyone?

Hello Hello,  a bit of an out-there question but anyone here has good computer skills to build an online game based on slime mould?? (it i…

Started by lu mafo

8 Jan 5, 2020
Reply by RyChu

First results! - Breeding

Took the day off work, spent the morning on a Dresden Dolls and slime checking binge. When I set up the spore plates, as well as finding th…

Started by ian

0 Dec 13, 2019

How to raise plasmodia from spores

The results are coming in from my first trials and it looks like all the other methods aren't necessary.This has a 70% hit rate, faster dev…

Started by ian

10 Dec 13, 2019
Reply by ian

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

6 Dec 13, 2019
Reply by RyChu

And so it begins..

Here we go. Two spore germinating methods, looked pretty much the same under microscope. One was rub oat flake in spores, add to 1ml water…

Started by ian

5 Nov 25, 2019
Reply by ian

Under the electron microscope

Nice thing about managing a lab is sometimes you get to have a bit of a play. We had clinical samples to process the other week and also a…

Started by ian

5 Nov 23, 2019
Reply by Nemo Andrea

The ideas pit

Here's an plan - have an idea about slime moulds, artistic, scientific or otherwise? Not sure you'll ever get round to it but it's too good…

Started by ian

1 Nov 8, 2019
Reply by ian


© 2022   Created by Heather Barnett.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service