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Woodpeckers carry wood-eating fungi that may help them dig holes

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : New Scientist: Environment

Red-cockaded woodpeckers carry spores of wood-decaying fungi on their beaks, wings and feet, which could make it easier for them to excavate cavities

Anthrax spores use RNA coat to mislead immune system

Health / Diseases & Conditions : EurekAlert: Diseases

(Rockefeller University Press) Researchers from Harvard Medical School have discovered that the body's immune system initially detects the presence of anthrax spores by recognizing RNA molecules that coat the spores' surface. But th...

How Does The Immune System Work?

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo Australia

The immune system is critical for protecting against illness-causing organisms, such as viruses, bacteria and fungi, which are collectively known as pathogens. Without it, we would quickly become infected, sicken, and die. Immune ce...

Fungi use water droplet cannons to fling spores into the breeze

Technology / Technology Industry News : One Per Cent

A pair of merging droplets help fungi to disperse their spores. Now researchers have figured out exactly how

Anthrax Spores Use RNA Coat to Mislead Immune System

Health : Newswise Medical News

Researchers from Harvard Medical School have discovered that the body's immune system initially detects the presence of anthrax spores by recognizing RNA molecules that coat the spores' surface. But this prompts an unfavorable immun...

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