Mycology and Herbology Activities and Links

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USDA Fungal Databases:

USDA Plants Database:

Mycology by Professor Dave (playlist): 

Fungi: Death Becomes Them (CrashCourse): 

Fungi Explained! 

What is a Hypha, Mycelium, and Fruiting Body?

Fungus Reproduction:

(For fun) Mycologist Answers Questions from Twitter:

The Uses of Plants in Ancient Greece & Rome:

Ancient Rome’s Most Notorious Doctor:

Traditional Chinese Medicine for Beginners:

The Five Pillars of Chinese Medicine:

Intro to Ayurveda:

Know your Body Type (doshas): 

What the Native American (Navajo) Medicine Man would tell you:

30 Medicinal Plants Native Americans Used Daily:

Ancient & Medieval Medicine (CrashCourse): 

In the 19th Century, Going to the Dr Could Kill You:

Is Mycelium Fungus the Plastic of the Future? 

Can Mycelium Fungus Replace Concrete?

Mushroom Bricks:


Fungus: The Plastic of the Future: 

What Was the First Fungus?: 

Chinese Flower Painting for Beginners:

Fundamentals of Chinese Flower Painting:

Literary devices, definitions, and examples: