We are a group of folks passionate about citizen science with a specific interest in developing a greener future through the benefits of plants and algae. We plan to collaborate together to develop opensource protocols and technologies that can be shared among the global DIYBio community. We'll do this by teaching each other how to grow, produce, and engineer algae and plants by using the latest molecular biology techniques. We'll collaborate with other DIYBio maker spaces throughout world who share a common vision of making biology accessible to everyone.

More information can be found on our Google Group which is HERE and our website HERE.  Our calendar is located HERE. We have a list of projects managed on Trello HERE which you can peruse.  You can learn about the global DIYBio movement at it's main site HERE, a TED talk from an original biohacker HERE, and what's happening at other labs around the country HERE.

We do ask for a $5/month donation to cover very basic costs. You can set that up HERE.  And if you wish to donate more, please do so on our CONTRIBUTIONS PAGE.

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  • Yesterday · 7:00 PM

    Weekly Lab Meetups!

    1 Member

    Folks, We meet every Wednesday evening to teach, share ideas, and work on projects in the lab. Come join in the fun, learn molecular biology and begin your experiments... Learn more
  • Yesterday · 6:30 PM

    Journal Club
    Hi folks, Journal Clubs, where technical and scientific papers are read and discussed, have a long tradition in science, going back to the 1800's. In this club, we'll... Learn more
  • 4 days ago · 12:00 PM

    Learn How to Modify DNA! GFP Transformation Class. -

    4 Bio-enthusiasts

    Transformed pGLO  and pGLO-B on the  same plate, under a  UV light. This is the "hello world" experiment of biotech - you will make cells that glow! Through modern... Learn more
  • 5 days ago · 12:00 PM

    Open Lab Saturdays

    3 Bio-enthusiasts

    Bio-enthusiasts, Yousif, one of our newer members and I are going to start coming in on Saturdays to make the lab available to everyone and anyone every Saturday from 1... Learn more
  • May 20 · 7:00 PM

    Weekly Lab Meetups!

    1 Member

    Folks, We're back in business!  We've got walls. We've got benches. We've got equipment. We've got a beautiful sink.  We've got algae in bioreactors, plasmids, E coli... Learn more
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