Tag: fungus

Chaga Tea: Unusual, but Health-Improving Drink

Chaga Tea: Unusual, but Health-Improving Drink

If you’re bored and tired of having the same tea over and over, it may be worth considering adding this highly healthy variant-chaga mushroom tea. Chaga has been consumed in Russia and other Baltic countries for hundreds of years as an immunity booster and to better the overall health. Nowadays, […]

The Amethyst Mushroom Looks like it Contains the Whole Galaxy

The Amethyst Mushroom Looks like it Contains the Whole Galaxy

Mushroom lovers, you’ll love to learn about this stunning fungus, i.e. the Laccaria amethystine. It’s a mushroom similar to the L. Laccata or the deceiver; however, this one is entirely deeply violet when it’s wet and pale grey when it’s dry. This species grows in specific habitats and usually grow […]

This Brand Launched Vegan Bacon & It’s Good for Your Gut

This Brand Launched Vegan Bacon & It’s Good for Your Gut

Prime Roots, a plant-based protein meat alternative company, makes food from a fungus called koji and they recently released vegan bacon. The product could be ordered online and shipped on people’s doorsteps. The founders of the company, Kimberlie Le and Joshua Nixon, say that this product was sold quite fast. […]

Could the Plastic-Eating Mushroom Help Solve the Plastic Waste Problem?

Scientists Discovered an Edible Mushroom That Eats Plastic

Unfortunately, the estimated 250 million tons of waste thrown out every year into the landfills of America is destroying our earth. Even though a straw ban helps reduce plastic use and waste, it doesn’t solve this huge problem. This is why environmentalists and scientists worldwide are searching for methods that […]

Reishi Mushrooms: the Secret of Longevity & Immortality?

Reishi Mushrooms: the Secret of Longevity & Immortality?

Without doubt, the edible fungus we call mushroom has long been considered a superfood because of its amazing combination of antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. Moreover, mushrooms are low in sodium and fat, free of cholesterol and an excellent meat replacement for vegans and vegetarians. However, in the vast kingdom […]