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“mushrooms”

Nov 20, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
If an asteroid strikes or a nuclear winter ensues, survivors could live on at least 10 foods that in some cases may seem gross but are all nutritious.
Oct 23, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
The massive Agarikon mushroom shows promise for treating diseases such as tuberculosis, cowpox, bird and swine flu.
Sep 5, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Diapers contain the plant-based material cellulose, which mushrooms consume.
Sep 3, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Animals that look very similar to the mushrooms you find in salads and on pizza have been found living in the deep sea. Continue reading →
Jul 11, 2014 09:43 AM ET
Psychedelic mushrooms have been around for thousands of years, and have been used for research purposes and in religious ceremonies. Tara has the skinny on how 'shrooms can expand one's mind.
Feb 10, 2014 04:51 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The world's deadliest mushroom can kill you after a few mouthfuls, but a drug derived from milk thistle may help. Continue reading →
Nov 25, 2013 03:10 PM ET // Douglas Main, LiveScience Staff Writer
New research shows mushrooms take an active role in spreading their seed.
Dec 28, 2010 06:08 PM ET // Tim Wall
Inebriation is rampant in the animal kingdom.
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