The Slime Mould Collective

An international network of/for intelligent organisms

SLIMOCO brings together artists, scientists and others interested in slime moulds - to share research, knowledge, experiments, images...

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Unidentified other mold

Posted by Mimi Osborne on November 25, 2021 at 20:37 1 Comment

Slime Mould commission

Posted by Núria Rovira Terradas on November 18, 2021 at 13:23 0 Comments

Maizie V Larry

Posted by AndyGadget on November 17, 2021 at 17:00 1 Comment

Another time lapse brewing.

Posted by AndyGadget on November 1, 2021 at 22:28 0 Comments

Maizie's Travels.

Posted by AndyGadget on November 1, 2021 at 16:00 0 Comments

Template for 85mm Petri Dish.

Posted by AndyGadget on October 29, 2021 at 17:30 1 Comment

First video (Now up!)

Posted by AndyGadget on October 28, 2021 at 21:00 0 Comments


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The Slime Mould Collective is a portal for interesting, progressive and ground breaking research and creative practice working with the simple yet intelligent organisms. If you are involved with or interested in slime moulds as a scientist, artist, designer, teacher, philosopher... (etc), please join and share what you do...

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Sarah Gracen updated their profile
Sarah Gracen posted a discussion

Help! Why wont my slimes wake up?

I got some physarum cultures on the interweb. I have them in little plastic tupperwares on damp paper towels with some boiled oats a centimeter away. I keep them in the dark world under my couch. So far none of the ones I've tried to awaken have…See More
Sarah Gracen commented on Jasmine Lu's blog post Slime Mold Integrated Wearable Device
Sarah Gracen replied to ian's discussion How to get a physarum culture
"I ordered slime mold from ebay or etsy or something like that a year ago and finally tried to wake it up last week. I got three slimes on paper and so far none of them have awakened. They just get smelly. (I have them in a plastic container with a…"
Robin Trueman is now a member of The Slime Mould Collective
Mar 20
Ilvy Adams replied to ian's discussion How to get a physarum culture
"Hey! This message made my fingers itchy... I would love to get a physarum culture to nurture, give love, treats, and build a disinfected oat utopia for them. I would make them feel like the most loved being in the universe and life with them as if…"
Mar 19
RichardtheRaelian posted a photo

Should we consider the shark a dangerous organism?

A nice Raelian message attached to it enjoy!
Mar 18
RichardtheRaelian joined François-Joseph Deminiere's group

Slimoco Paris

Groupe de partage sur les Blobs en français.Slimoco Group for Parisian and French Blob addictsSee More
Mar 17
RichardtheRaelian left a comment for Zak Lakota-Baldwin
"Hello Zak! Its nice to see and meet you here.Welcome to the website!"
Mar 17
Zak Lakota-Baldwin posted a discussion

Interview on creative slime mould work

Hello all! I'm a master's student at UCL on the Science, Technology and Society programme, and I'm currently putting together a magazine for a Science Journalism module. The magazine is themed around creative uses of science by people who aren't…See More
Mar 16
Profile IconZak Lakota-Baldwin and RichardtheRaelian joined The Slime Mould Collective
Mar 16
Thomas posted a discussion

EPQ research

I am currently studying A' Level Biology, Chemistry and Economics and have decided to complete an EPQ entitled 'Is Physarum Polycephalum the future of Biotechnology?'I have researched Physarum Polycephalum and its uses in Biotechnology specifically…See More
Mar 13
Thomas is now a member of The Slime Mould Collective
Mar 13
Ilvy Adams is now a member of The Slime Mould Collective
Mar 11
Alec Armstrong is now a member of The Slime Mould Collective
Mar 9
Jiasheng Chen updated their profile
Mar 5
Evelyn Linford posted a discussion

Help? Slime mold to model effective transport routes in American School Districts

Hello, I am a botanist and artist and I work as a botanical and horticultural educator at Red Butte Gardens, which is one of the largest arboretums on the western half of the United States. As part of my job we travel to every school in the state of…See More
Feb 28
Evelyn Linford liked Zander Chierici's discussion Slime Mould Protocols and Resources.
Feb 27
Evelyn Linford liked Stefan's discussion Questions regarding the cultivation of Physarum aswell as it’s plasmodium state
Feb 27
Evelyn Linford liked Hans Mulder's video
Feb 27




All members are welcome to create sub-groups to connect people with common interests, i.e. particular species, foragers, slime mould swaps, slime mould as metaphor for human cooperation… etc.

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