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How to stop or slow down slime mold growth?

Hello!  I have a slime mold art exhibition coming up and my slime molds will be on display for a week (in drawers, out of the light of cour…

Started by Anna Sagatov in Links & Resources

0 May 29, 2013

"Painting" with slime molds using natural pigment?

Hello!  I'm love to know if anyone has tried "painting" with slime molds using pigments.  What pigments have worked for you?  I'm intereste…

Started by Anna Sagatov in Links & Resources

4 Apr 8, 2013
Reply by SHENG Huanjie

P. Polycephelum responding to predation

I recently had a petri dish of P. Polycephelum become contaminated with an unidentified white mold. When I discovered the mold in the morni…

Started by Jeremiah Blondin in Projects & Ideas

2 Feb 7, 2013
Reply by bruce kamolnick

P. polycephalum in terrariums

Hello.  Has anyone here been successful keeping physarum polycephalum in a terrarium?  I got mine from Carolina Supply.  I read in Creepy C…

Started by Alicia in Projects & Ideas

2 Jan 30, 2013
Reply by Heather Barnett

Physarum Has Simple Memory

I found this article about how slime molds have developed an external chemical memory to help them avoid areas they have already explored. …

Started by Steven Paul Wetzel in Links & Resources

0 Jan 26, 2013

P Polycephalum appears aware of food location

During an experiment designed to study the foraging techniques of Physarum Plycephalum slime mold, I adhered an oat flake to the lid of the…

Started by Jeremiah Blondin in Projects & Ideas

2 Jan 5, 2013
Reply by Jeremiah Blondin

The Physarum Experiments go to Subtle Technologies Festival

I will be giving a talk and running a workshop on The Physarum Experiments, my ongoing collaboration with Physarum polycephalum, as part of…

Started by Heather Barnett in Exhibitions & Events

0 May 5, 2012

A show with the slime mould

If anyone happens to be anywhere near Edinburgh on 3rd -12th February Physarum and I are having a show, it would be great to meet you.

Started by Sarah Roberts in Exhibitions & Events

1 Jan 9, 2012
Reply by Heather Barnett

type of starch.?

trying to find out what sort of starch is best to make up a culture medium? i have the choice of maize wheat or potato. anyone got any expe…

Started by robert golding in Exhibitions & Events

0 Dec 12, 2011

Methods and Tips for Storing Sclerotium

I am down to 4 sclerotias of P polycephalum that I got from Carolina Biological and was wondering what is the best method for storing them…

Started by Steven Paul Wetzel in Links & Resources

2 Sep 14, 2011
Reply by Heather Barnett


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