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Tears of the Fairy Tree

Come into the backwoods and I’ll show you something absolutely magical.  Fungi abound in this neck of the woods, but this bracket fungus is doing something I’ve not seen others do.  203 more words

Nature

Some kind of mold

I found this living organism chilling in my fridge in a forgotten bowl of what was once peanut sauce. Whoops…

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Suzanne Simard talks about "mother trees" and the plant-fungal network

Good interview with one of the major researchers in the field of plant-fungi interaction. Video by Dan McKinney via the University of British Columbia on Blip.tv… 67 more words

Biodiversity

Breadshrooms

Here are some gross mushrooms that look like bread crusts that I saw on my way to work.

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Summer mushrooms

So many mushrooms are sprouting around Duke with all the humid weather we’ve been having!

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The Oak at the Gate of the Dead and the Duelling Oak

Ash at treeblog used his recent trip to the sad remains of the UK’s second biggest girthed sessile oak to visit two other large and ancient oaks in the same area: 140 more words

Old-Growth