Tag Archives: magic mushroom

Fungal Architecture: How Mycelium Is Revolutionizing Sustainable Building Materials

Fungus Freddy   |   May 22, 2023

Mycelium. It’s more than a concept kids learn about in school. It’s more than a way to restore ecosystems and help trees survive and thrive. It’s a material that may...

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Edible Insects and Fungi: A Sustainable Protein Source for the Future

Fungus Freddy   |   May 19, 2023

Edible insects and fungi are emerging as a promising dietary protein as earth’s population continues to grow and natural resources become strained.  While the idea of eating bugs may seem...

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Bioluminescent Fungi: The Glowing Wonders of the Mycological World

Fungus Freddy   |   May 17, 2023

Bioluminescent fungi are a unique group of mushrooms that emit an eerie green light of 520–530 nm. These otherworldly organisms fascinate scientists and nature enthusiasts as they can glow in...

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The Role of Mycorrhizal Networks in Forest Ecosystems

Fungus Freddy   |   May 11, 2023

A secret society of mycorrhizal networks lies under the forest floor and silently sustains the ecosystem. Many lush landscapes would turn into barren wastelands without it; we have fungi to...

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The Role of Magic Mushroom Spores in Ecosystem and Fungi Conservation

Fungus Freddy   |   April 24, 2023

Habitat loss and climate change threaten numerous fungal species, conventional and psychedelic, which is where mushroom spores come in to save the day. These tiny reproductive cells let species spread...

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The Role of Citizen Science in Advancing Magic Mushroom Spore Research

Fungus Freddy   |   April 23, 2023

Scientific exploration has existed since the dawn of time, and citizen science has played a significant role. How has it contributed toward advancements in the understanding and applications of magic...

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A Deep Dive Into Magic Mushroom Taxonomy: Genus, Species, and Strains

Fungus Freddy   |   April 17, 2023

Magic mushroom taxonomy might not sound exciting, but this field yields invaluable knowledge. Humans have long used shrooms for healing and spiritual practices; science is now uncovering their therapeutic benefits....

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The Science Behind Spore Germination: How Magic Mushrooms Begin Their Life Cycle

Fungus Freddy   |   April 10, 2023

What phases do mushrooms undergo as they mature, and how does spore germination occur? Fungi grow differently from other organisms, and it’s interesting to discover how mushroom populations spread. Many...

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Discovering the Hidden Beauty of Magic Mushroom Spore Art

Fungus Freddy   |   April 7, 2023

Magic mushroom spore art is a fantastic way to tap further into the creative brain. People use the fungi’s microscopic haploid cells to grow their shrooms but can also create...

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Unraveling the Genetics of Magic Mushroom Spores: A Scientific Exploration

Fungus Freddy   |   April 5, 2023

Understanding human genes is one of the most crucial learning routes in medicine, but what about those in magic mushroom spores?  Mycology encompasses the vast, seemingly endless kingdom of fungi....

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