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Are mushroom coffins the secret to an eco-friendly death?

Published Nov 17 2021 at 8:36 AM GMT
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  • Cardboard, plastic, jet fuel and asbestos -- fungi will devour them all.
  • In 2007, scientists studying Chernobyl's blighted landscape discovered a fungus capable of "eating" radiation.
  • It almost goes without saying, then, that fungi have little trouble decomposing us.




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  • Published Nov 17, 2021 8:36 AM GMT