Scientists have found zombie ants in the Brazilian rainforests. The ants are infected by a fungus. In fact, scientists have just found four new species of the zombie‑creating fungus, Ophiocordyceps.
There’s been a lot of research lately about how we can get rid of malaria-carrying mosquito populations.
One way might be to use a transgenic fungus.
The world's largest single organism is 2,384 acres of land big and lives in Oregon.
Farming has been a useful tool for a long long time, and not just for humans!
Woodpeckers and fungi are partners in crime: Woodpeckers spread fungal spores and, in turn, fungi decay wood which woodpeckers bore into in search of food.
Animals and plants take part in an evolutionary dance of chemical warfare.
Long before animals roamed the earth, Prototaxites existed—a twenty-foot organism that some scientists classify as a giant fungus.
Research suggests White Nose Syndrome in bats will have bleak ecological and economic consequences.
Exactly how much are we damaging the environment when we put up new buildings and expand our cities?
The mystery began in a cave near Albany, New York in 2006...