Date: 6 months ago   Category: Science

The biggest organism on Earth lives in the USA


The body of a huge Michigan honey agaric which is hidden underground occupies the space in 37 hectares. Scientists called into question superiority of a blue whale in the rating of the biggest live organisms on Earth, having investigated the Michigan honey agaric. Smithsonian reports about it. It is noted that the American scientist Mathew Taub analysed a massive mycelium, Michigan growing on the Top peninsula. He came to a conclusion that the honey agaric is much more and is more senior, than was considered to be before. Earlier James Anderson, the biologist from the University of Toronto and one of pioneers of a mushroom, studied its genome on the basis of 245 samples. Results of a research confirmed that the mushroom is one huge live organism. On the updated data, the studied mycelium – the mushroom body hidden underground – occupies the space in 37 hectares and about 400 tons weigh. Its age can be up to two and a half thousand years. Scientists found incredibly hardy beings Earlier was reported that in the Mariana hollow in the west of the Pacific Ocean scientists found unknown live organisms at a depth of 11 kilometers. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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