Posts tagged with fungi

  1. The good, the bad, and the fungi

    Every autumn and winter I head out to some of Victoria’s great national parks to search for fungi. What started as a relaxed stroll in the …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/10/27/the-good-the-bad-and-the-fungi

  2. The largest organism on Earth is not what you’d imagine

    Is it an elephant? A blue whale? A giant sequoia tree? Of course not- it’s a humongous fungus!  The Honey mushroom (Armillaria solidipes) is quite possibly …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/10/06/the-largest-organism-on-earth-is-not-what-youd-imagine

  3. Tree Talk: the language of the forests and what we can learn from it.

    Trees have been found to talk with each other using a complex network of underground fungi, and we’ve been using this knowledge for new technologies. But …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/21/tree-talk-the-language-of-the-forests-and-what-we-can-learn-from-it

  4. So, you adopted some lichen?

    Caring for your lichen. Unsure how to best look after your new pet? Whilst these diverse organisms love light and moisture, they can grow just about …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/21/so-you-adopted-some-lichen

  5. The Revelations of Dust

    From mites to murder, dust can reveal many things. I’m not a fan of dust. I’m allergic to it – it gives me a runny nose, …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/08/the-revelations-of-dust

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