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...


Scammers on the site

Started by G in Ramblings. Last reply by Adrian Evans Feb 19. 5 Replies

The slime manifesto

Started by ian in Links & Resources. Last reply by Natalie Andrew Oct 18, 2023. 5 Replies

Help! Why wont my slimes wake up?

Started by Sarah Gracen in Links & Resources. Last reply by Tom Smith Sep 5, 2023. 1 Reply

Physarum polycephalum as springtail food

Started by Ben Gruver in Links & Resources. Last reply by Ben Gruver Aug 6, 2023. 1 Reply

Sm and packaging design

Started by Jess Elliott in Projects & Ideas. Last reply by Jess Elliott Jul 19, 2023. 2 Replies

Blog Posts


Posted by Duan on October 3, 2023 at 14:23 0 Comments

Physarum Roseum

Posted by Robert on August 26, 2023 at 3:13 0 Comments

First sclerotia!

Posted by Ben Gruver on July 31, 2023 at 15:04 0 Comments

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


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Susan Dexter replied to ian's discussion How to get a physarum culture
"Ian I am new to slime but am fascinated by their behavior and apparent "intelligence". I am currently reading Neil Theise's "Notes on Complexity: A Scientific Theory of Connection, Consciousness, and Being", which explores…"
Emma Barreto liked Jasmine Lu's blog post Slime Mold Integrated Wearable Device
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Oakland Slime 2/3/24

Found this slime mold a day or so after the beginning of the terrible storm that swept California. How lovely it would be to be small enough to walk through it like a forest
Feb 22
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Feb 22
Adrian Evans replied to G's discussion Scammers on the site
"Yea! I got the same name Erica Woodward asking me to contact them as a reply to my introductory post, having registered with the collective recently. I didn't open the email as it certainly seemed like spam. - A "
Feb 19
G replied to G's discussion Scammers on the site
"Thank you so much! Your quick action is very appreciated :]"
Feb 17
Heather Barnett replied to G's discussion Scammers on the site
"Thanks for alerting re: spam. Occasionally one gets through moderation. I've banned the spamster, so hopefully you can get back to slime mould chat, not fending off inheritance scams. "
Feb 15
G replied to G's discussion Scammers on the site
"Of course! (And I definitely agree with the idea of their removal).  Stay safe, mate <3"
Feb 15
Jorge Garcia liked G's discussion Scammers on the site
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Rky replied to G's discussion Scammers on the site
"I replied by e-mail right now:(. Thank you very much for your information. It should definitely be removed from the website."
Feb 14
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Scammers on the site

Hello readers!This is a bit of an unfortunate first post for me haha, however, I thought it might be good to inform people: there is a user by the name of Erica Woodward who has been commenting on new users' profiles (such as mine) to initiate email…See More
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Adrian Evans replied to ian's discussion How to get a physarum culture
"Hi! Just thought to introduce myself and the community in this thread as a way of introduction. My background amongst other things is primarily a horticulturist, landscape designer gardening journalist and columnist, amateur mycologist and lots of…"
Feb 2




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