The trailer of the movie ‘The Dark Gene’, a Filmtank production directed by Miriam Jakobs and Gerhard Schick is now available at this link.
The documentary film contains several minutes of animations produced by SciVis, describing the working of a neurological synapse.
July 31st, 2015
The online magazine of popular science OggiScienza, published an article (in italian) relative to our animation ‘The Challenge of HIV research?.
The article can be found here.
May 19th, 2015
The docufilm The Dark Gene (Das Dunkle Gen), will be showing at the 30th International Documentary Film Festival Munich. In the movie is included a 5 minutes animation on the inner workings of the brain cells, made by SciVis.
Info and tickets here
April 28th, 2015
Two members of the SciVis team have been interviewed by Diogo Guerra for the website magazine Sciencemotionology. They talk about working at SciVis, the history of the project, and the making of The Dark Gene.
April 15th, 2015
BioBlender is now an Open Program. You can find it on GitHub at this page.
Please note that the program is not fully functioning: if you are a programmer please check it out and help to fix it.
February 2nd, 2015
The First Workshop in Virtual and Augmented Reality for Molecular
Sciences has opened the Call for papers. Please see
https://sites.google.com/site/varmsieeevr2015/home for information
January 22nd, 2015
The movie The Dark Gene, containing our animations of the synaptic transmission in molecular view, will be shown in world premiere at the Solothurner Filmtage, in on the 23rd of January, in Solothurn (Soleure), Switzerland.
If you are close to Bern or Basel, please go see the movie, and tell us what you think!
January 15th, 2015
On Monday 24 of November, BioBlender and its Visual Code will be presented at a seminar in the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa.
November 20th, 2014
Monica participated to the Blender Conference 2014, in Amsterdam, where she lectured on ‘Blender and BioBlender in the Making of The dark Gene’ . The 30′ conference was recorded and is available on line at this link
November 3rd, 2014
One of the musicians that prepared the sound for our short movie NANOPLANET has just launched a crowdfunding campaign for his next project.
Confident that we are going to hear very good music, we have contributed, and invite all to help in making the new project possible.
Any amount, as small (or as large) as you want will help: please contribute and help in spreading the word.
May 30th, 2014