BioCurious officially opens. Now offering limited-time membership rate!
We bring you most excellent news: BioCurious - the first hackerspace for bio - has launched. So much has happened since our recent opening! In the past few... Read more
USA Today and Biohackers. A perfect pair.
Well, maybe not. But you can still find BioCurious in today's print edition of USA Today (page A9) and online at http://www.usatoday.com/tech/science/2011-06-01-science-biopunk-hacker_n.htm
USA Today caught up with us during the Bay... Read more
BioCurious completes first group science education activity
On Saturday 2/12/2011, BioCurious helped one of our supporters, 13 year old Thomas Hunt, try an experiment for an upcoming science fair he is participating in. Here is a link... Read more
Hello from BioCurious!
Hello Friends of BioCurious!
Happy 2011! Eri, Joe, Josh, Kristina, Raymond, and myself are hard at work getting BioCurious started up. We’ve got another opportunity for you to help!
We... Read more
Happy Thanksgiving! Prizes in the mail!
After a fun "packing party" (thanks to our helpers!), packages of stickers and t-shirts are on their way to you. Thanks for your patience. :) Bigger prizes, like OpenPCR and... Read more
The BioCurious team has been busy scoping out potential lab sites, firming up our corporate and legal structure, planning a post-Kickstarter celebration, and all the less exciting day-to-day stuff.
Up... Read more
Victory! And the Mercury News...
We did it! And all thanks to you, our lovely backers!!
Now, on the back-end, we've entered full-throttle "let's get this lab started and get you your prizes" mode. Tito... Read more
BioCurious: a Last Hurrah
As we enter into the final (18, as of this writing) hours, BioCurious has one last chance to get our message out. Who better to tell the world what the... Read more
Eri and Tito write on the MAKE Magazine Blog
Eri and I are guest bloggers this month on the MAKE Magazine Blog -- be on the lookout for us! (http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2010/09/citizen_science_guest_authors.html)
Here's 2 projects we've highlighted so far:
CureTogether -... Read more
Captain, prepare for warp speed
All aboard the USS BioCurious!
It's *official*, BioCurious is a go. Thank you all so much! It was only about a week ago that we were at $15k, 50% of... Read more
Coffee, Cathal, and Citizen Science
With 9 days left, we want to keep the buzz going and are introducing two new prizes!
(1) Can you live without Starbucks for a day? In the name of... Read more
BioCurious in Washington DC!
We're delighted to tell you that BioCurious has been featured this morning as a highlight of the advances in biotechnology as part of President Obama's "Presidential Commission for the Study... Read more
Founding Member McCauley featured in Nature Medicine
You may know 23andMe , the company that trades your spit sample (and a few benjamins) for copious amounts of your raw genetic information. But what can you... Read more
I think I can, I think I can
WOW, what a day :)
First, BioCurious was featured prominently on the Kickstarter homepage as "Project of the Day".
And then, we looked in our inboxes and saw... Read more
50% and then some! + The Art & Science of Wine
Awesome news: We've made it past the halfway point! Thank you all so much for helping us get there! We now have about a month to go all the way...... Read more
Hello friends of BioCurious! I'm excited to now be offering memberships as Kickstarter prizes. We have 3 month, 6 month and 12 month memberships on the main page, with the... Read more
Press coverage, achieving a milestone, and involving the community
Dear BioCurious Community,
Wow! We are blown away by your awesomeness -- since launching on Kickstarter, support has come out of the woodwork. Community members are tweeting, facebooking, and meeting... Read more
We've surpassed the 10% mark. Please help us keep the momentum going and let your extended network know about this project. Thanks!