ROACHABILITY There is always someone who can get to it This concept shows how we can sustainably and cost-effectively decontaminate polluted soils with cockroaches and recover substances in the process. Microbes and plants can decompose or store such dangerous substances. They are distributed extensively within an area by cockroaches in order to have an effect […]


2030 an algae symbiosis Symbiosis (from Greek „living together“) describes any type of close and long-term biological interaction between two different biological organisms. Microalgae can be found inside different organisms where they are an important part of their host. Often the host offers its “partner-algae” a safe habitat and gets remunerated by nutrients and other […]


WARM-UP ALGAE EXPERIMENTS The students were asked to search for algae experiments that they could try by themselves – as a warm up. Photosynthesis with algae balls by Yi Gongand Laura Pelizzari creating agar-based bioplastics by Dorothea Lang Algaegraphs, on the model of Lia Giraud by Ina Turinskyand Andi Wagner Species and habitants by Luis […]


CO[W]WORK a collaboration of biological systems The aim of the co[w]work project is the production of bio-composites from waste materials from the dairy cow industry through the use of energy self-sufficient processes with the help of bacteria, enzymes and other biological substances. It shows two different material chains completely derived from this industry’s waste: The […]