Fungi That ‘Eat’ Radiation Growing on Chernobyl’s Reactor

https://www.realclearscience.com/2020/02/04/fungi_that_039eat039_radiation_growing_on_chernobyl039s_reactor_289343.html

Ross Pomeroy, RCSci
Back in 1991, scientists were amazed when they made the discovery…In the eerie environment inside the abandoned Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, researchers remotely piloting robots spotted pitch black fungi growing on the walls of the decimated No. 4 nuclear reactor and even apparently breaking down radioactive graphite from the core itself.


Original Title: Fungi That 'Eat' Radiation Growing on Chernobyl's Reactor
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