Fungus


Deadly Fungus Arrives in the United States

Deadly Fungus Arrives in the United States

A yeast is drifting throughout hospitals, taking root in open wounds, blood, and even inside of people's ears. It is almost imp...

Nov 7 2016, 11:36am CST

Bananas May Go Extinct

Bananas May Go Extinct

If you like to have a banana with your morning breakfast, you might want to find a new treat to replace it. Scientists have bee...

Aug 16 2016, 10:17am CDT

Deadly Fungus Threatens Salamander Population Across US

Deadly Fungus Threatens Salamander Population Across US

To save the vulnerable salamander species, US authorities are monitoring amphibians to catch any early signs of infection....

Jun 1 2016, 4:05am CDT

440 Million Year Old Fungus May be the Oldest Fossilized Land Organism Ever

440 Million Year Old Fungus May be the Oldest Fossilized Land Organism Ever

The fungus is not only the oldest example of a fossilized fungus, but also the oldest land fossil yet found....

Mar 3 2016, 9:01am CST

Mysterious Fungus Killing Trees in Hawaii

Mysterious Fungus Killing Trees in Hawaii

A mysterious fungus has led to tree deaths in Hawaii. The state is trying to figure out how to eradicate the fungus before it d...

Dec 24 2015, 6:21am CST

Banana is Facing Extinction Due to a Deadly Fungus

Banana is Facing Extinction Due to a Deadly Fungus

Despite the quarantine measure, the fungus is continuing to spread in banana crops worldwide....

Dec 2 2015, 9:04pm CST

Researchers Discover Method to Eliminate Fatal Chytrid Fungus

Researchers Discover Method to Eliminate Fatal Chytrid Fungus

Researchers have found palliative measures for chytrid amphibian fungus....

Nov 18 2015, 12:36pm CST

A Deadly Fungus Can Be a Threat for US Salamanders

A Deadly Fungus Can Be a Threat for US Salamanders

Scientists want an immediate ban on salamanders import. Foreign salamanders are carrying a deadly fungus called Bsal...

Aug 1 2015, 3:04am CDT

Researcher Make Jet Fuel from Fungus

Researcher Make Jet Fuel from Fungus

Planes could fly with Fungus based fuel in 5 years....

May 7 2015, 4:57am CDT

Jublia Toe Fungus Super Bowl 2015 Ad

Jublia Toe Fungus Super Bowl 2015 Ad

Pharma company Valeant bought a Super Bowl 2015 for $4.5m to advertise Jublia, a Toe Fungus treatment. I so look forward to see...

Jan 29 2015, 5:09am CST