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RoboLeaf at Haystack Labs 2022

RoboLeaf imagines a tree that can protect itself from invasive insects like the spongy moth caterpillar and artificial intelligence that allows humans to share information with trees.

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween! The handsome skeleton is adorned in this year’s most fashionable 2nd-generation Oak leaves. halloween #spongymoth #oaktree #climatechange #ownyourdataset

The Second Falling of the Season

Back to collecting for the Damaged Leaf Dataset! Leaves munched by #spongymoth caterpillars in #vermont are falling for a second time this year, and this time in full autumn colors.

Introducing “Leaf Peepers”

Leaf Peepers is a mobile game show hosted by UVM students Angelika Hellios and Izzy Pipa, and produced by Dani Agin. Check out their first episode below and follow us on Instagram to see what comes next!

New Architectures of Climate Change

Damaged Leaf Dataset Update September 7, 2022 A drought in VT prompted a Spongy Moth caterpillar outbreak. On our property in Colchester, VT, Oaks that lost their first set of leaves to hungry caterpillars generated a second set of leaves. Now the second generation of leaves is starting to fall, making evident the difference in […]

Elvis Sports Insuboratory Shades

Elvis looks great in these Insuboratory shades!

The Art in Artificial Interview Series Now on YouTube

After posting all the “Art in Artificial” interviews to YouTube, we revisited our 2020 Alife Conference presentation, also on YouTube.

Tiny Dataset Project Continued

In this instance, the genetic algorithm pulled from the octagon and triangle parts of all 500+ Dancing Stars.

The SCOTUS Dataset in Action (in the Physical World).

SCOTUS Dataset Bones and Cyanotypes.

The Insuboratory Podcast – Coming Soon!

A Podcast and Videocast for Art + Science Elixirs

Refoliation Continues. The Oaks Show Their Abundant Nature.

Damaged Leaf Dataset Update: July 15, 2022.