Welcome to the world of fungi!
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Explore the Fungal Kingdom through the sections below...
International Seminar for World Fungus Day
A world of fungal talks... Hear from renowned speakers spanning all continents in this series of online talks. Saturday 2nd October.
Fungi near you
Delve into the natural world of fungi and share your enthusiasm or expertise with others
5 minutes of fungi
Short videos from from beginners and experts, sharing their fascination with fungi
Fungal science & research
Find out about the latest research, meet the scientists and learn about their work.
Art, design & performance
The beauty and diversity of fungi inspiring craft, design and creation.
Families & children
Become a fungus detective, learn how fungi put the bubbles in bread and grow your own mushrooms on toilet rolls. Or join a local UK Fungus Day event.
Business & technology
Fungi in industry, biotechnology, healthcare, agriculture and more
Museums & tourist attractions
Museums, galleries, nature reserves, parks, gardens and other tourist attractions offer different views of the fungal world.
For teachers, educators and others keen to bring fungal science into the classroom
Journalists & media
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