Paul Stamets: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World


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Wed, 09/05/2007 - 5:00pm

On the Sept 6 Recovery Zone, host Stephanie Potter featured mycologist Paul Stamets, author of Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World.  Stamets has done extensive research in mycorestoration: using mushrooms/mycelium to clean and filter water, restore soil and habitat,  and clean up toxic wastes.  He argues that our survival depends on reconnecting with nature and protecting its diversity.

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