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...

 

Welcome to the Slime Mould Collective!

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...

Also at www.facebook.com/groups/slimoco/

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Profile IconAaron Cottle and Mattias Bolin joined The Slime Mould Collective
7 hours ago
Profile IconLisa Lanser Rose and Lor joined The Slime Mould Collective
Tuesday
ian liked Tobias Herden's photo
Monday
Profile IconJaroslav Simecek and Randilyn Saul joined The Slime Mould Collective
Monday
Cseh Miklós replied to ian's discussion How to get a physarum culture
"I'm a Computer Science teacher in Hungary, (IBDP - high school), with my 12th grade students we are dealing with genetic algorithms (it is a compulsory case study to investigate for one year) and -within that- the Travelling salesman's…"
Saturday
Tobias Herden posted photos
Saturday
Alexander Lucas Nowak updated their profile
Friday
Profile IconChristine Metzger and Alexander Lucas Nowak joined The Slime Mould Collective
Sep 16
Alexander Lucas Nowak liked ian's discussion How to get a physarum culture
Sep 15
Alexander Lucas Nowak posted a status
"Hello everyone!"
Sep 15
Profile IconGill Ferguson, Harry and Cseh Miklós joined The Slime Mould Collective
Sep 13
Owen Lowery posted a video
Sep 12
Scott Stensland posted a blog post
Sep 10
ian commented on ian's video
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Slime mould food choices

"The agar is just made up with water - no nutrients. I let the agar set then put paper on top and spray it. You could try setting paper into the agar, it might make a more stable substrate. I don't have problems with mould over 7 days but I also…"
Sep 8
Sabrina is now a member of The Slime Mould Collective
Sep 8
Owen Lowery commented on ian's video
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Slime mould food choices

"p.s.  I'm wanting my timelapses to be about 5-7 days long. Agar in a pitri dish does well, same with agar in a plastic container, but paper always dries out fast, often gets moldy quicker too. "
Sep 7
Owen Lowery commented on ian's video
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"thanks. So... is it that Agar helps give Moldi-buddies moisture along with a little bit of sustenance?  I'm aiming to make nice clear time-lapses on something like a darker paper, but without agar, it dries out super fast, and I'd…"
Sep 7
ian commented on ian's video
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"That's straight on filter paper - about six layers. For analysing movement 'properly' I use filter or cartridge paper over 2‰ agar - gives you a nice stable background for computer magic "
Sep 7
Owen Lowery commented on ian's video
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"It's super into that good good bread"
Sep 7
Owen Lowery commented on ian's video
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"It's beautiful... Just beautiful.  Were you shooting with Agar? Or straight on some filter paper?"
Sep 7
 
 
 

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