Link to NPR show from Friday

So after class last Friday I was driving back to work, with NPR (on public radio, KWIT) playing on the car radio. During the short drive, I'm listening to part of, well, frankly, a science-geek discussion about fungi, and they start talking about a newly-discovered symbiotic relationship between a maple tree-eating beetle and fungi living in its gut. Interesting implications for researchers looking for new fuel sources & ways to economically extract energy from plants โ€” since these fungi can digest cellulose for the beetle.

Here's the link to that "Talk of the Nation, on NPR," in case you care:

(This topic starts about 32 minutes in.)

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