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Decaying, Fluorescent Algae Is Surprisingly Beautiful

The artwork changes colors in luminous ways as plant life dies and microbes thrive.
DJ Pangburn
1.7.17
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Art Simulates a Dance with Plant Life in New York

Artist Davide Zucco choreographs his work to mimic the growth and movement of ferns.
Andrew Nunes
5.25.16
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Majestic Koi Fish Swim the Line Between Nature and Art

New Jersey-based Quality Koi Co. Inc. breeds living, breathing, one-of-a-kind creatures.
Andrew Nunes
4.11.16
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Poetry and Lights Activate Fluorescent E. Coli Proteins

The green fluorescent protein, derived from E. Coli, glows neon under blue and purple lights.
Alyssa Buffenstein
2.10.16
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[Visual Dictionary] Raspberry Bioart

Visual definitions shed light on 2015's biggest art trends.
Gretchen Röehrs
1.1.16
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Tears Under a Microscope Will Give You All the Feels

Go ahead and let the waterworks flow. As Maurice Mikkers' 'Imaginarium of Tears' shows, you just might make a work of art.
Emily Kirkpatrick
9.25.15
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Enter the Cosmic Spiderweb Sculptures of Tomás Saraceno

Inside 'Hybrid Solitary … Semi-Social Quintet … on Cosmic Webs …' the 'Cloud City' creator's ongoing show at Tanya Bonakdar Gallery.
Becky Chung
4.3.15
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The Sights (and Smells) of Anicka Yi's Bacteria Art Show

Synthetic biologist Tal Danino tells us about the bacteria at Yi's 'You Can Call Me F' exhibition at The Kitchen in New York.
Hannah Stamler
3.17.15
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[Video] Coral City | Atlantis for South Florida's Fluorescent Sea Creatures

The Creators Project unveils 'Coral City' our two-part documentary on bio-art duo Coral Morphologic.
JOHN MCSWAIN
2.5.15
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This Crystalline Cocoon Was Woven with Liquid Silk

Julian Melchiorri twists and morphs light with silk proteins for his ethereal 'Cocoon' sculpture.
Becky Chung
12.22.14
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Rat Brains and Fly Larvae Win Microscope Photography Competition

Check out the gross and gorgeous winners of the 2014 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition®.
Emerson Rosenthal
12.16.14
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Vibrant Timelapses Capture Crystallizing DNA

Biochemist-turned-bioartist Linden Gledhill has created jaw-dropping images of crystallizing DNA for the express purpose of defeating autism on the molecular level.
Emerson Rosenthal
12.10.14
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