Wild mushrooms: What to eat, what to avoid
Proper identification can mean the difference between life and death.
Recipe: Orzo Pasta with Mushrooms
Orzo simmered in chicken stock has a silky texture often compared to risotto, but this pasta recipe stands on its own.
How to grow your own shiitake mushrooms
Getting these mushrooms started in your garden isn’t difficult at all. You’ll need a log, a shady spot and some patience.
Using mushrooms to clean oil spills in the Amazon
Decades of oil exploration have contaminated soil and water in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Could mushrooms help clean them up?
How the ‘Mushroom Death Suit’ breaks down your body for nature
Artist and MIT research fellow Jae Rhim Lee is designing a suit that will make your body a veritable buffet for mushrooms.
How mushrooms ‘make wind’ to spread spores
Mushrooms live in tight quarters on forest floors, often isolated from strong air flows that may easily spread their spores.
Experts scoff at magic mushroom diet
There’s nothing magical about replacing a meal a day with mushrooms. Adding more veggies to a diet would help most people lose weight.