Another treasure

“Photographs of British Algae” by Anna Atkins is another treasure from the past. Atkins is possibly the first woman...

New donation page

Dear readers of this blog, I am scrambling for funding for my projects and have therefore created a donations...

On Growth and Form

While reading up on biomineralisation, the book “On Growth and From” from 1917 came up as a reference. It...

Article in Haute Innovation Magazine

In anticipation of two upcoming exhibitions in Germany, both curated by Dr. Sascha Peters, Haute Innovation in Berlin have...

… and all that sand!

Our experimentation with bio-cementation has yielded mixed results so far. We’re definitely on the right way and at this...

Experimentations with bio-cement

I am excited about having started a long awaited endeavour: to try and create biological cement. The cement and...

Guy XY – Turing Cabaret

Earlier this year my friend and talented musician Guy Harries released “Turing Cabaret” under his dark wave band name...

Artwork in silent auction

At tomorrow’s Genspace birthday bash, I’ll have a trio of art prints in their silent auction. This is a...

Genspace’s 10th anniversary party

You’re invited to Genspace’s ten year birthday party. December 3rd at Caveat in New York’s Lower East Side. It’s...

Science in Our Neighbourhood Oct 15

Genspace’s Science Communication Ambassador, David Chuchuca, shows his photography around the topic of the relationship between science and community....

Youtube biodesign playlist

I’ve started putting together a playlist with some of my interests in biodesign – will be adding more videos...

Biodesign exhibition catalogue

The exhibition catalogue for “Biodesign: from Inspiration to Integration” at RISD Nature Lab from August 25th to September 27th...

Thingconnect

Build an internet-connected lab

A plug for my partner at thingconnect.cc who is running an Internet-of-Things workshop at Genspace in October/November: Tickets available...

Video of algae-powered thermometer

Video of the work done for the RISD Nature Lab show "Biodesign: from Inspiration to Integration". Currently on show...

Getting there …

The algae-powered thermometer I am going to exhibit at RISD Nature Lab from August 24th onward, is the first...

RISD show “Biodesign: From Inspiration to Integration”

The official invites are in. I will be showing algae-generated power.

New algal artworks

I've worked on new designs for Society6, Redbubble, and Zazzle over the last months. Since I've been busy with...

Dunaliella salina

D. salina is another algal species I’ve been growing. I find this one really endearing and quite fascinating. It’s...

GoFundMe campaign for iGem team

I had a newsletter from Biotech Without Borders in my mailbox today with a call to support their iGem...

Work-in-progress for RISD exhibition

Making progress on my piece for the RISD exhibition “Biodesign:¬†From Inspiration to Integration”, coming up in August this year....