The Social Behavior Of Bacteria, Trippily Explored In Art

http://www.fastcodesign.com/1673240/the-social-behavior-of-bacteria-trippily-explored-in-art#7

Using what grows in his petri dish as raw material, Ben-Jacob’s Bacteria Art highlights not only the beautiful patterns of bacteria colonies, but their social intelligence as well. The result is trippy, evocative, and breathtaking, like MRIs of alien brains throbbing and lighting up as they sleep.

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Image source and article: http://www.fastcodesign.com/1673240/the-social-behavior-of-bacteria-trippily-explored-in-art#7

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