Mushroom Material To Replace Plastic And Strong Enough To Stop A Bullet #NatureAndTechnology

Philip Ross designed super strong building material out of fungi. via usfca.edu USF’s Philip Ross believes he’s discovered a replacement for plastic. The future, he says, is fungal. The assistant professor of art has invented a process for turning mushrooms—or, more specifically, mycelium, its root network—into a durable construction material....