This is absolutely a must see!!!

 

Mycologist Paul Stamets studies mycelium and lists 6 ways that this astonishing fungus can help save the world. Cleaning polluted soil, creating new insecticides, treating smallpox and maybe even the flu &; in 18 minutes, he doesn’t get all the way through his , but he has plenty of time to blow your mind. An audience favorite at TED2008.