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Why Being Eaten by Mushrooms Is the Best Way to Die

Pierce Nahigyan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Green
Pierce Nahigyan

There are a number of routes to the great beyond: burial, cremation, cement stockings. Given the options, and what you'll leave behind, devoured by mushrooms might be the most sensible way to go.

Mushrooms May Really Be Magic After All

The Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 11.09.2015 | Science

A typical mushroom shoots tens of thousands of spores into the atmosphere every second, and until a decade ago nobody knew how. In the 1990s, Miami Un...

Five Facts about Fungi: The Unsung Heroes

Dr. Gregory M. Mueller, Ph.D. | Posted 11.09.2014 | Green
Dr. Gregory M. Mueller, Ph.D.

Sometimes, it's all too easy to overlook what's really important in life. Countless heroes go unsung as they carry out their important work behind the scenes. Today I would like to take a moment to acknowledge a group of unsung heroes working diligently all over the world: fungi.

ANIMALISTIC ART: Carsten Hoeller's Reindeers on Mushrooms

Kisa Lala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Kisa Lala

Carsten Höller's Soma exhibit in Berlin Carsten Höller's new exhibition at Hamburger Bahnhof museum in Berlin, 'Soma' examines the mythic tradition...

Could Oyster Mushrooms Help Clean the Gulf?

Leslie Hatfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Leslie Hatfield

Mushrooms were proven back in the late 1990s to be a useful tool in cleaning toxic soil, even soil contaminated by diesel.