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Not all mould is bad. Molds produce the antibiotic penicillin, the immunosuppressive drug cyclosporine, and much of the world’s supply of citric acid. And that’s to say nothing of cheese. But some molds, like black mould, release harmful mycotoxins or trigger allergies or asthma. The problem is that all molds […]
When Colin Purrington tweeted photos of his eight-year-old Twinkies, he caught the attention of fungi researchers. The researchers analysed Purrington’s Twinkies and found that mould had colonised them. Their findings kill the myth that Twinkies last forever. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Matthew Kasson usually studies fungi that […]
Researchers recently sent mould that grows at the site of the Chernobyl nuclear meltdown to the International Space Station for study. The mould appears to feed on radiation, so early research suggests it might help protect astronauts from the dangerous radioactivity of space. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. […]
Allegations of mould at a trendy Los Angeles restaurant have launched an old debate about how to safely enjoy fruit preserves. Some are wondering if it’s OK to still eat jam or jelly, whether high-end or homemade, as long as you scrape off any visible mould. However, jam and jelly […]
If your bread is moldy, it is safest to throw out the whole loaf since mould’s roots can spread undetected to the naked eye. While most molds aren’t dangerous to consume, some produce toxic byproducts called mycotoxins. Others can cause allergic reactions like coughing, sneezing, and vomiting. Storing your bread […]
A new study suggests that cannabis use could lead to potentially life-threatening fungal and mould infections, especially for people who are immunocompromised. Previous research has shown cannabis plants are susceptible to fungus and mould growth. Researchers suggest people abstain from smoking cannabis, or learn more about the testing results for […]
On Wednesday, Burger King posted a video on YouTube of a Whopper decomposing and growing moldy. The ad campaign is meant to draw attention to the chain’s move away from preservatives and artificial flavours, which many fast-food chains have long been criticised for using. The move is emblematic of a […]
https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php Cabrales is a type of blue cheese that comes from Asturias, Spain. The highly coveted cheese must be made from local milk and the cheese needs to spend at least two months ageing in a cave. Cheesemakers auction off their cheese to restaurants each year – in 2019, the […]
From smelling something odd to feeling sick, there are a number of different signs that can indicate that you might have mould in your house. If you do suspect you have mould in your home, getting it taken care of as soon as you can is very important as the […]
It happens to everyone: you go into your cabinet and pull out a loaf of bread to find a green fuzzy spot on one of the slices. You’ll probably do one of two things. Either you cut off the moldy part and eat it anyway or just throw it out. […]
We’ve all been there. The loaf of bread you bought a couple weeks ago is starting to grow mould and you’re wondering “Maybe I can just cut the part where I can see the mould and eat the clean part.” It turns out, even though you cannot see it, your […]
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