NEMO Museumnacht

Isolating bioluminescent bacteria at NEMO Museum Night

7 November, 2015

Isolating bioluminescent bacteria at NEMO Museum Night

EVENT INFORMATION

Date: 7 November, 2015

Time: 19:00 - 02:00

Location: NEMO Science Center

City: Amsterdam

BioArt Laboratories was invited to contribute to the museum night of 7 November at the NEMO science center. The theme of the evening was ‘Enlighten me’, as part of the 2015 international year of light. BioArt Laboratories’ biologist Bram Geers demonstrated how to isolate bioluminescent bacteria from squid and fresh fish.

During the annual Amsterdam Museum Night, over forty museums opened their doors between 7:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m. That night, museums offered special activities including music shows, performances, guided tours, and much more. The Amsterdam Museum Night attracts about 26.000 visitors every year.