The Science of a Hygienic Home

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There’s something lurking in the shadows all around us. We can’t see them, we can’t hear them, we can’t even smell them… but they’re there. They’re in your office, in your favorite restaurant, in your local theater… they’re even in your own home. This may sound like a movie tagline for the next Halloween thriller, […]

Turning Fungus Into… Furniture?

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This title alone will make most people scrunch up their faces in disgust, but don’t worry- it’s not contagious. Designers in London have grown several pieces of fungus furniture, all lightweight, strong and compostable. Taking the thread-like, vegetative part of fungus called the mycelium, they mix it with wood chips. Over time, that spreads throughout […]