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Daily Science Webcasts

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Undiscovered Fungi
Thanks to DNA testing, we now know that the majority of micororganisms in soil are fungi which bring vital elements to plant life.
-- Aug 16, 2017

'Shroom Quest
When foraging for wild mushrooms, it helps to know your tree types.
-- Aug 15, 2017

The Case of the Persistent Pollutants
Detectable traces of pollutants just might be in your refrigerator.
-- Aug 14, 2017

Appreciating Alligators
They've played an important role, ecologically, economically and historically.
-- Aug 11, 2017

Alligator Wrestling
Should you ever decide to wrestle an alligator (bad idea!), here are a few tips.
-- Aug 10, 2017