Track 1: Investigating fungi: the wood-wide web

A short introduction to this album.


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Tracks in this podcast:

Track   Title Description
1 Investigating fungi: the wood-wide web    A short introduction to this album. Play now Investigating fungi: the wood-wide web
2 Investigating symbiotic relationships    Dr David Robinson explains the relationship between fungi and living trees. Play now Investigating symbiotic relationships
3 Unearthing the woodwide web    Where to find fungi, and the role that they play in the forest. Play now Unearthing the woodwide web
4 Mutual benefits    How fungi use nutrients in the forest, and how these are transported through the fungus. Play now Mutual benefits
5 Transforming biology into economics    An experiment on growing dipterocarps with the help of fungi, and how this has been done in Malaysia. Play now Transforming biology into economics
6 From barren land to tropical forest    A land reclamation project that involves planting acacia mangium to establish suitable conditions to grow dipterocarps. Play now From barren land to tropical forest