The Slime Mould Collective

An international network of/for intelligent organisms

Forum Discussions (313)

Featured Discussions

Slimes, safety and world distribution.

HelloI'm glad to have found this forum, because I'm really interested in slime molds and there are not many books about them and hardly any…

Started by ian in Links & ResourcesLatest Reply

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 in Projects & IdeasLatest Reply

How to get a physarum culture

So you want slime?  I can give you slime. I'll post physarum to anyone anywhere free of charge.  "Free?" you say, surely that's too good…

Started by ian in Links & ResourcesLatest Reply

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Slime mould manifesto new edition

Just updated it with detailed instructions on making sclerotia - http://www.tinyurl,com/slimemanifesto It's probably crawling with typos. I…

Started by ian in Links & Resources

1 yesterday
Reply by superuser

Genesis of the mutants - or shuffle my base pairs please!

I've been breeding up slime strains for a while now, hoping for chance and luck to conspire and give me something different. Ok, I got Dayw…

Started by ian in Projects & Ideas

0 on Tuesday

JPG to Video Software.

Can anyone recommend a *FREE* Windows program for converting a set of .JPG images from a time lapse sequence into a video format, preferab…

Started by AndyGadget in Links & Resources

4 Jan 18
Reply by Brian Tomlinson

New to slime moulds -- How many times can I grow a dish out and inoculate other dish with part of the original mould? Endlessly?

Can I keep my one physarum polycephalum endlessly if I were to grow him to his dish fully, and inoculate another dish with a part of his se…

Started by superuser in Links & Resources

6 Jan 12
Reply by Katharine

Agarose gel drying out during experiment

Hi, I am trying to do an experiment about the extracellular slime trails and external memory of physarum polycephalum. For that I am using…

Started by Mattias Bolin in Projects & Ideas

1 Jan 11
Reply by ian

Dying Mazie slime cannot wake up

Hi,I am working on an experiment now and have figured out the maze and agar but I am having trouble with waking up the slime. I thought I w…

Started by Mattias Bolin in Links & Resources

0 Dec 7, 2021

How to get a physarum culture

So you want slime?  I can give you slime. I'll post physarum to anyone anywhere free of charge.  "Free?" you say, surely that's too good…

Started by ian in Links & Resources

95 Nov 19, 2021
Reply by Marta

tips for grain mite contamination?

Hi all, I'm wondering if anyone else has experienced grain/cereal mite contamination when growing slime mold? Apparently it is a common oc…

Started by Jasmine Lu in Links & Resources

1 Oct 24, 2021
Reply by ian

Effect of temperature on slime mould growth.

I haven't started growing a slime mould yet but I was wondering if anyone has studied the effect of temperature on physarum polycephalum. I…

Started by AndyGadget in Links & Resources

2 Oct 15, 2021
Reply by AndyGadget

SPAM Message

All,   I've just had a message via the forum from a Joseph McLaughlin which bears all the hallmarks of a spam message of the '419' variety;…

Started by AndyGadget in Links & Resources

3 Oct 15, 2021
Reply by AndyGadget

RSS

© 2022   Created by Heather Barnett.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service