Growth Engine: Man, or Mushroom?

College.  Mushrooms.  Vegas.

Think you know where this story goes?  Hang on.

Two guys at Rensselaer Polytech Institute get seriously hooked on mushrooms. They just can’t stop thinking about how fungal mycelium bonds wood chips together.  Inspired, they work on new ways to use mycelium as a resin.

Four million dollars in grants later, Eben and [...]