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New fungi the dark matter of mushrooms

Elusive microbes finally come to light

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6:20pm, May 11, 2011

Images of little dots, some wriggling a skinny tail, give scientists a first glimpse of a vast swath of the oldest, and perhaps oddest, fungal group alive today.

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