New York City's Community Biolab

GENSPACE & BIOFABRICATE 2015 Bio Pigments Workshops

Artists and Scientists use bacteria to grow inks and textile dyes!

A Day of BioPigment workshops with Designer Natsai Chieza and Thomas Landrain

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Mars Ice House: A new habitat design for the exploration of Mars

Mars Ice House project proposes an autonomously 3d printed habitat for four explorers. The project has been awarded first place in NASA's Centennial Challenge Mars Habitat Competition, and is slated for a full scale prototype in the next phase.

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Enquete Gowanus

Just as Craig Venter sailed the seven seas to discover new and useful life forms, the citizen scientists of Genspace have ventured into the wilds of the Gowanus Canal to catalog and study the microrganisms hardy enough to survive in a Superfund site.

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Biohacker Boot Camp!

New sessions start December 14th

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PCR & Pizza

Genspace is open once a month to the general public from 6-9PM for PCR & Pizza

Check our Events page for the next one!

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Student Programs

Science competitions, student internships and more!

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Genspace in the News

Genspace & Biofabricate 2015...

Genspace wins Community Lab Track Prize and Gold Medal at iGEM 2015...

Open Petri Dish Night No. 1...

IDEAS CITY 2015: The Collective NYC Biome Map...

Biofabricate: Genspace Pop Up Lab...

Genspace wins gold medal at 2014 iGEM competition!...

Genspace co-founder Dr. Ellen Jorgensen gives keynote speech at Maker Faire Rome event....

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Remember when science was fun?

At Genspace it still is.

Genspace is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting education in molecular biology for both children and adults. We work inside and outside of traditional settings, providing a safe, supportive environment for training and mentoring in biotechnology.

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