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Fungi break acceleration record to escape dung

fungi that live in cow poo can't count on animals coming too close to them however they depend on herbivores consuming their spores to propagate themselves to deal with this dilemma they launched their spores several meters away researchers used high-speed video for the first time to capture the fungi discharging their spores they filmed four species and calculated launch speeds of up to 25 meters per second but their acceleration was even more impressive they found that the spores have the fastest airborne acceleration ever seen in nature and travel 1 million times their own length in one second

Author Since: Mar 11, 2019

  1. Just another thing to make a horror movie about the giant version – evil mushrooms that shoot their spores right through your body like a giant jet injector…

  2. wow, the narrator of this clip is really awesome. She should get an Oscar FOR BEING THE FUCKING WORST SPEAKER EVER.

    In-fucking-credible, what retards think nowadays that they are talented…

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