campbell&#039;s mushroom soup http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/89/all en Bird's Nest Fungi, Exploding Eggs, and Mushroom Soup http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/birds-nest-fungi-exploding-eggs-and-mushroom-soup <div>Yay! Today I documented the first bird's nest fungus, <em>Cyathus</em> sp., in the North Campus. For months, I have been looking forward to finding these fascinating, weird, and wonderful fungi. When North Campus Director Carol Bornstein told me she had found some, I immediately knew I had to blog about them.</div> <div> </div><p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/birds-nest-fungi-exploding-eggs-and-mushroom-soup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/birds-nest-fungi-exploding-eggs-and-mushroom-soup#comments bird's nest fungus campbell's mushroom soup Carol Bornstein earthstar mushroom fungi puffballs stinkhorns Blog Fri, 13 Jul 2012 04:52:00 +0000 Lila Higgins 688 at http://www.nhm.org/nature Thanksgiving for Mushrooms! http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/thanksgiving-mushrooms <p>We're never going to spot a Wild Turkey in the North Campus, but I still wanted to post something related to the Thanksgiving holiday this week. Ah ha! Mushrooms, I thought. Not the Campbell's soup kind, but real honest-to-goodness wild mushrooms<span>—</span>like the ones that are popping up all over L.A. after our recent autumnal rains.In preparation for this blog post I went out searching for mushrooms in the North Campus. What I found was this:</p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/thanksgiving-mushrooms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/thanksgiving-mushrooms#comments campbell's mushroom soup earthstar mushroom fungi jack o'lantern mushroom LA mycological society mushroom foray mushrooms puffball thanksgiving western destroying angel Blog Thu, 24 Nov 2011 03:49:00 +0000 Lila Higgins 680 at http://www.nhm.org/nature