Best wishes for a happy New Light and New Year to everyone!
I'd like to share an amazing video of the Cordyceps fungus (many different species are shown) parasitizing an ant. The time-lapse effect is incredible, and gave me a very visceral connection to these mushrooms I often use and recommend for their ability to enhance life, energy, and stamina in human beings. As always, many sides to every story and many strands in the ecological web.
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