Tag: fungi

Box after box after box of fungi at Kew Gardens’ internationally renown botanical research institution.

Warner Bros. created 2 gigantic petri dishes and filled it with fungi and bacteria to grow this viral ad for the film Contagion (which I hear is pretty good). I want to go see it!

With the invention of high-speed video cameras, the scientific community has now been able to capture what was previously a mere vanishing act to the normal human eye. The spores from fungi that live on top of some horse poop can propel themselves to a speed that calculates to roughly 20,000 G’s. It turns out […]