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Growing materials at home: Hard Mycelium Materials Manual ( 2 ) (25)

We wrote this manual to share our knowledge on mushroom materials and it is based on our experience and own experiments. We hope you build on this knowledge and share it as well. The manual is to be used under a Creative…

About the Manuals & Guides category (1)
Manual for growing bacterial leather (kombucha) (19)

I thought I’d write a simple guide about growing leather using kombucha scoby’s. First off, it’s called many different things (some people don’t like the name “leather” because it should only refer to animal hides) but I…

Links by topic in one document (5)

ALGAE: - Designs and designers: Dutch designers convert algae into bioplastic for 3D printing: https://www.dezeen.com/2017/12/04/dutch-designers-eric-klarenbeek-maartje-dros-convert-algae-biopolymer-3d-printing-good-d…

Some tricks to handle contaminations (11)

What you can do in the space: Wet everything to force germination because it has a high resilience when it is dried (you even have spores that are resistant to radiation). Do that for 4 hours (approximately, depending …

Literature about mycelium materials (5)

Continuing the discussion from Mechanical properties of mycobricks (questions…): More people have asked me about this, so here is an export of my library concerning the mechanical properties of mycelium materials. Those…

Looking to upgrade printer! (1)
Method of making mycelium-leather (10)
Mechanical, physical and chemical characterisation of mycelium-based composites with different types of lignocellulosic substrates (2)
[abstract paper] - Draft version 1 - Knowledge sharing platform for living materials in the building industry (4)
How to make a growth medium / petri dish at home? (1)
Isolating mycelium from a mushroom (1)
Adventures in Plasticizing (Mycelium post processing) (9)
Symposium on Mycelium Materials (1)
[Wikithon] Intro to Intellectual Property (IP) (11)
Prior-art mycelium materials from 1949 (7)
Harvesting Spirulina alge (5)
Coloring with mushrooms (1)
Colour printing with Spirulina alge (4)
How to build a DIY MycoLab (3)
Growing Materials Google Group (2)
Zarrouk grow medium for Algea (12)
info : material and product overview from last Materia fair (pdf/Dutch) (3)
Mycoinsulation Project @ Mediamatic (1)