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Why the Caterpillar Fungus Could Be More Valuable Than Gold

After researching some major ingredients in some of my anti-aging products, I became particularly fascinated with the Cordyceps mushroom. “Cordyceps sinensis” is a species of parasitic fungi found mainly in the Tibetan plateaus and Himalayan region among the alpine grasslands.  544 more words

Fungible Insects

If not always but often, at the crux of what lives and what dies, there is an insect. Crops fade in the face of a swarm. 394 more words

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