Such a great article on the weird and wonderful nature of fungi. I’ll admit that I often think of them as a weird type of “plants that aren’t plants” but this piece does a good job beginning to explain how they’re different.
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It is a truth universally acknowledged—at least by those of the feline persuasion—that an empty box on the floor must be in want of a cat. Ditto for laundry baskets, suitcases, sinks, and even cat carriers (when not used as transport to the vet). This behavior is generally attributed to the fact that cats feel safer when squeezed into small spaces, but it might also be able to tell us something about feline visual perception.