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Fungi That Eat Insects Make a Powerful Medicine

Fungi are one of the primary ways that nature recycles the nutrients found in dead organisms or the waste products of living beings. And in the past century, we have discovered that they are also a source of potent medicinals like the antibiotic penicillin, which is made by the Penicillium fungus.

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