Investigating fungi: the wood-wide web - for iPod/iPhone

Investigating fungi: the wood-wide web - for iPod/iPhone

The Open University

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How fundamental are fungi to a forest's eco-system? And how can they be utilised to reclaim barren land and grow sustainable plantations for economic markets? In this album, scientists from the UK and Malaysia explore how fungi form constructive and cooperative partnerships with other plants and trees, and how such symbiosis can be used for economic and environmental benefit. In the audio track, Professor David Robinson of The Open University del...
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How fundamental are fungi to a forest's eco-system? And how can they be utilised to reclaim barren land and grow sustainable plantations for economic markets? In this album, scientists from the UK and Malaysia explore how fungi form constructive and cooperative partnerships with other plants and trees, and how such symbiosis can be used for economic and environmental benefit. In the audio track, Professor David Robinson of The Open University del...
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Investigating fungi: the ...

26 Mar 2010 | 01 min 02 secs

Investigating fungi:...

26 Mar 2010 | 01 min 02 secs

Investigating symbiotic r...

26 May 2008 | 05 mins 14 secs

Investigating symbio...

26 May 2008 | 05 mins 14 secs

Unearthing the woodwide w...

21 May 2008 | 05 mins 55 secs

Unearthing the woodw...

21 May 2008 | 05 mins 55 secs

Mutual benefits

21 May 2008 | 09 mins 03 secs

Mutual benefits

21 May 2008 | 09 mins 03 secs

Transforming biology into...

21 May 2008 | 04 mins 14 secs

Transforming biology...

21 May 2008 | 04 mins 14 secs

From barren land to tropi...

21 May 2008 | 02 mins 21 secs

From barren land to ...

21 May 2008 | 02 mins 21 secs