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Bioluminescent Beach San Diego

It is a memorable night on the beach when PyroFarms brings 40 gallons of bioluminescent algae
The Rise and Fall of the Dinos

The Rise and Fall of the Dinos

Gravity flow of Dinos and a funky beat.  A Custom Dino-Tile on display.
Night Waves

Night Waves

Listen to the light while viewing the music.  In this video we are playing with one of our custom...
Best Bioluminescent Videos of 2020

Best Bioluminescent Videos of 2020

The Best of 2020 is probably an oxymoron but we will run with it anyway. Here are some of the best PyroFarms' videos of 2020.
Grow Your Own PyroDinos

Grow Your Own PyroDinos

Growing PyroDino dinoflagellates is a lot like taking care of a houseplant.
All about the Dinos (PyroDinos)

All about the Dinos (PyroDinos)

A deeper dive into our dinoflagellates (PyroDinos)
The Bio-Light - A natural renewable light source

The Bio-Light - A natural renewable light source

Our side hustle has been attempting to create a renewable light source using our natural PyroDino algae
Bioluminescent Mash Up

Bioluminescent Mash Up

If you watch the mash video carefully you will see something you have not seen before.
Bioluminescent Tales - Mermaids are Real!

Bioluminescent Tales - Mermaids are Real!

What happens when you find a mermaid playing on your bioluminescent DinoTile? You wouldn't believe us if we told you.
PODCAST: Bringing Bioluminescence to Your Home with PyroFarms

PODCAST: Bringing Bioluminescence to Your Home with PyroFarms

Whether you’re a marine biologist or just a fan of bioluminescence, there’s something in this episode for everyone.
A Light Squeeze

A Light Squeeze

A single-celled marine dinoflagellate lights up and then dims again as it is squeezed between two...
PyroFarms Featured in Grit Daily

PyroFarms Featured in Grit Daily

PyroFarms Is Lighting Up the World With Tiny Living Organisms

Shine on You Crazy Dinos - underwater speaker test

Shine on You Crazy Dinos - underwater speaker test

An experiment using sound to stimulate bioluminescent dinoflagellates to produce light (bioluminescence)
Glow-In-The Dark Plants

Glow-In-The Dark Plants

Over the years, there have been numerous attempts to create "glow-in-the-dark" plants.
Its Turtle Time - almost

Its Turtle Time - almost

Our PyroDinos love this turtle-shaped glass micro-aquarium
Vase in Space

Vase in Space

A video of a PyroDino filled vase on a stir plate
Mermaid frolicks in bioluminescent bay

Mermaid frolicks in bioluminescent bay

California Dreaming, Southern California's natural bioluminescence
Bio-Orb Upgraded

Bio-Orb Upgraded

PyroFarms has increased the size of the hole in the top of the Bio-Orb.  Bio-Orbs shipped in June 2020 and thereafter most likely have the larger hole.
Bioluminescent Ball at the Beach

Bioluminescent Ball at the Beach

Some recent images of the bioluminescent event in Southern California

Bio-Light a sustainable light source

Bio-Light a sustainable light source

PyroFarms has been working on a sustainable renewable light source for over a year now
Bioluminescent Bloom in San Diego, CA

Bioluminescent Bloom in San Diego, CA

An algal bloom graces the beaches of Southern California
Custom Dino-Tile on display

Custom Dino-Tile on display

A Dino-Tile is an interactive, self-contained, bioluminescent dinoflagellate environment
The Rise and Fall of the Dinos

The Rise and Fall of the Dinos

In this short video, we filmed from below a glass petri dish as we poured PyroDinos into the petri dish
Taking pictures of Bioluminescence

Taking pictures of Bioluminescence

Fortunately, the cameras in our smartphones have improved dramatically over the past couple of years.
The two-color FluoroSphere

The two-color FluoroSphere

As the FluoroGels dissolve into the water, a unique and fascinating fluorescent show develops
PyroDinos getting a little agitated

PyroDinos getting a little agitated

PyroDinos and the other phytoplankton in our oceans are responsible for most of the oxygen we breathe. More than all land plants combined!!!
Vote for PyroFarms

Vote for PyroFarms

PyroFarms is participating in the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest

 

Top PyroFarms Videos from 2019

Top PyroFarms Videos from 2019

Top PyroFarms videos from 2019
A Dimension of Light and Sound

A Dimension of Light and Sound

Dinoflagellates are a part of the plankton community.  These dinoflagellates are marine phytoplankton (plant-like plankton).
The Bioluminescent Bio-Orb

The Bioluminescent Bio-Orb

A short video demonstration of the Bioluminescent Bio-Orb in action
Best of the OctoStand Bio-Orb

Best of the OctoStand Bio-Orb

Here are some of our favorite images and video of the Bio-Orb on the OctoStand.
when conscious thoughts turn to dreams

when conscious thoughts turn to dreams

experimental video art using natural bioluminescence
The FluoroSphere goes next level (video)

The FluoroSphere goes next level (video)

Now available: PyroFarms' new two-color FluoroSphere with a two-color fluorescent dye combination
Glowing Nature exhibit in the Netherlands

Glowing Nature exhibit in the Netherlands

PyroFarms dinoflagellates (PyroDinos) were used in Studio Roosegaarde's Glowing Nature
NEW Limited Edition Bio-Orbs

NEW Limited Edition Bio-Orbs

These Biolumiescent Bio-Orbs are hand made hand-blown recycled glass and are limited in quantity.
Shake, Rattle and Light

Shake, Rattle and Light

A pouch of bioluminescent dinoflagellates (Pyrocystis fusiformis) 'PyroDinos' are gently rocked back and forth

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