Fungus
A fungus (/ˈfʌŋɡəs/; plural: fungi or funguses) is any member of a large group of eukaryotic organisms that includes microorganisms such as yeasts and molds (British English: moulds), as well as the m...
Artistic Photographs of Mushrooms and Myxomycetes by Alison Pollack
“There is a magical world at your feet when you walk in a wet forest!”
How trees secretly talk to each other - BBC News
Trees talk and share resources right under our feet, using a fungal network nicknamed the Wood Wide Web. Some plants use the system to support their offspring, while others hijack it to sabotage their...
Mushrooms have the strangest names
Mushrooms have the strangest names. Ever heard of the Hairy Nut Disco mushroom? That's not even the weirdest one... 🍄
How a Guy From a Montana Trailer Park Overturned 150 Years of Biology
Biology textbooks tell us that lichens are alliances between two organisms—a fungus and an alga. They are wrong.
TOP 10 Most Bizarre Mushrooms
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The hundred most beautiful mushrooms
The hundred most beautiful mushrooms Thanks to bored panda has me worried, these images, visit their site http://www.boredpanda.com/mushroom-photography/#pos...
This Mushroom Starts Killing You Before You Even Realize It
The notorious death cap mushroom causes poisonings and deaths around the world. If you were to eat these unassuming greenish mushrooms by mistake, you wouldn...
An Expert's Guide to Mushrooms - Gordon Ramsay
Gordon enlists the help of mushroom expert Fred Foster to explain the subtleties in the many forms of mushrooms that are available for cooking. Subscribe for...
The Wild World of Mushroom Hunting on Vimeo
Mushrooms have gotten a bad rap. Sure, some are poisonous and hallucinogenic, but America's palette for mushrooms is generally bland. When it comes to edible…
Vegetarian Mushroom Stew
Preparation time 10 min. If you like chicken you can start frying the chicken pieces and then add the rest of the ingredients .
Truffles: The Most Expensive Food in the World
European white truffles sell for as much as $3,600 a pound, but harvests are down and a black market has emerged -- none of which has dampened the appetite f...
'Magic' Mushrooms Show Promise Against Depression In First-Ever Trial
There's more to these little fungi than a trippy concert experience.
One Trip With Magic Mushroom Can Make You Permanently More Open, Study Finds
Magic, psychedelic, psilocybin; these names come to mind when people think of the powerful mushroom that has the ability to dramatically change your perception of the world, reality and the universe. ...
Biofuel Tech Straight From The Farm
Nature’s figured it out already, how to best break down food into fuel. Now scientists have caught up, showing that fungi found in the guts of goats, horses and sheep could help fill up your gas tank ...
Evolution of fungi
The evolution of fungi has been going on since fungi diverged from other life around 1,500 million years ago, (Wang et al., 1999) with the glomaleans branching from the "higher fungi" at ~570 million ...
Mycology
Mycology is the branch of biology concerned with the study of fungi, including their genetic and biochemical properties, their taxonomy and their use to humans as a source for tinder, medicine (e.g.,...
Mycelium
Mycelium is the vegetative part of a fungus, consisting of a mass of branching, thread-like hyphae. The mass of hyphae is sometimes called shiro, especially within the fairy ring fungi. Fungal colonie...
Fairy ring
A fairy ring, also known as fairy circle, elf circle, elf ring or pixie ring, is a naturally occurring ring or arc of mushrooms. The rings may grow to over 10 metres (33 ft) in diameter, and they...
Mycorrhizal network
Mycorrhizal networks (also known as common mycorrhizal networks - CMN) are underground hyphal networks created by mycorrhizal fungi that connect individual plants together and transfer water, carbon, ...
Mold
A mold () or mould () is a fungus that grows in the form of multicellular filaments called hyphae. In contrast, fungi that can adopt a single celled growth habit are called yeasts.Molds are a large a...
Yeast
Yeasts are eukaryotic microorganisms classified in the kingdom Fungi, with 1,500 species currently described (estimated to be 1% of all described fungal species). Yeasts are unicellular, although some...
Mushroom
A mushroom (or toadstool) is the fleshy, spore-bearing fruiting body of a fungus, typically produced above ground on soil or on its food source. The standard for the name "mushroom" is the cultivated...
Lichen
A lichen is a composite organism that emerges from algae or cyanobacteria (or both) living among filaments of a fungus in a mutually beneficial (symbiotic) relationship. The whole combined life form h...