Radiation-eating Fungi Invaded Chernobyl

The fungus has a bad name. But only because of the general perception about bad things: that they can’t also be useful. And that’s wrong! The fungus is one of the best examples. It migrates from killing to life-saving. The...

Researchers Found the Oldest Fungi in the World

More than 100,000 species of fungi have been identified by now, but it is estimated that there may be up to 3.8 million. Few people know that fungi perform a selection of unseen but useful tasks. One of the best...