Extras

Video thumbnail: NOVA Secret Mind of Slime Preview

NOVA

Secret Mind of Slime Preview

Meet slime molds: the brainless blobs that can learn, make decisions, and navigate mazes.

Secret Mind of Slime Preview

Video thumbnail: NOVA The Great Australian Slime Mold Bakeoff

NOVA

The Great Australian Slime Mold Bakeoff

The purpose of this experiment was to see how Physarum regulates its nutritional needs.

The Great Australian Slime Mold Bakeoff

Video thumbnail: NOVA Brainless Slime Molds Navigate Mazes and Make Decisions

NOVA

Brainless Slime Molds Navigate Mazes and Make Decisions

Can a slime mold find food placed at the far end of a labyrinth?

Brainless Slime Molds Navigate Mazes and Make Decisions