Stay tuned for more info on our first projects!


Triangle DIY Biology is for anyone interested in Do It Your-self Biology. We're currently working on developing STEM programs in the local area

DIY Labwork

  • DIY equipment
  • Synthetic Biology
  • Bioinformatics
  • You dream it. We do it!
Triangle DIY Biology: Community Citizen Science and DIYBio Group of the NC Triangle​ 
  • 12/18/16, 6:30 PM  3rd Sunday TriDIYBio meeting at SplatSpace:   Geobiologist Elizabeth Trembath-Reichert will present on how microbiologists access and study microbes that live in the deep biosphere, including results from a cruise to collect rocks buried 2.5 km underground for 25 million years. See cruise website:​

  • 10/16/16: 3rd Sunday TriDIYBio meeting at SplatSpace:  "Current Issues In Agricultural Biotechnology" by Edward Richards,  founder of High Quality Entomological Services in Research Triangle Park.

  • 9/21/16 Stanford Prof gets MacArthur Award for Foldscope, a DIY microscope.

  • 9/18/16: 3rd Sunday TriDIYBio meeting at SplatSpace:  "Research Projects In a Home-Based DIYbio Lab" presented by Tom Randall.

  • 8/21/16:   3rd Sunday TriDIYBio meeting at SplatSpace:  Patent attorney and biochemist Daniel Cole from Bold IP used the recent CRISPR patent dispute to illustrate the basics of patent law in a talk entitled “When To Stop What You're Doing and Talk To a Patent Lawyer”.​

  • 8/20/16:   We spent the day at the Building with Biology event at the Durham Museum of Life and Science. Click here to see the gallery of Microbiome and GFP Painting results.

  • 7/19/16 :  TriDIYBio gave a presentation on "DIY Biology in the Triangle" to STaRS  (Sceince Teachers at Research Summer) at NIEHS.

  • June 2016:   We have a physical space at SplatSpace and we are acquiring equipment. SplatSpace has a Tuesday meeting beginning at 7 PM open to the public, come visit. Every 3rd Sunday TriDIYBio has a meetup at SplatSpace that is open to all. To join our meetup, click here.

  • 4/27/16:   TriDIYBio (Jim, Mike, Tom) did a radio interview with Ernie Hood of Radio In Vivo, click here to listen.

  • 4/23/16:   We had a great time at the 2016 Triangle SciTech Expo. Click here to see the gallery of Microbiome and GFP Painting activity results!

  • Mar 2016 :  Jim Rose discusses his experience with iGEM.

  • Nov 2015:   Tom Randall discusses his experience building a home based DIYBio lab "Building a DIY lab".