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Featured Blog: Fungal Homes

Most buildings we know of are constructed from wood, steel, concrete, brick, and other hardy materials. But what about the mushrooms? Learn about the strength of fungi and the power of mycelium in a new blog post from Paul Hetzler: Fungal Homes - Much Room, No Mushrooms. It's sure to make you reconsider the potential of mushrooms next time you're slicing them up for a pizza or out for a nature walk!

Check out the rest of Paul Hetzler and other authors blogs at Just Our Nature to learn about arthropods, crows, and more!

A forest of orange fungi cover the base of a tree