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mushrooms

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Portobello mushrooms could power your future phone

Engineers at the University of California at Riverside explore how batteries made with mushrooms could be cheaper to make and less prone to degrading over time.

By September 30, 2015

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Mario may save the princess, but is the famous plumber evil?

He eats mushrooms and saves princesses, but is the Goomba-crushing, Bowser-beating Mario actually a pretty evil dude? A new Vsauce 3 video explores.

By August 14, 2015

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These 3D-printed snacks grow their own fillings

3D-printed edible shells are embedded with seeds to grow their own fillings of tasty sprouts and mushrooms.

By February 26, 2015

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10 things you probably didn't know about Super Mario

How did Mario get his name? Where did the creators get their inspiration for the power-up mushrooms? Those questions and more, answered at last.

By May 27, 2014

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Mushroom kit has roots in used coffee grounds (video)

As UC Berkeley students, the co-founders of "Back to the Roots" discovered they could grow mushrooms using recycled coffee grounds. Now their mushroom kit sells at grocery stores across the country.

By February 13, 2012

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Slice mushrooms with one push

The Mushroom Slicer makes short work of mushrooms, with just one push.

By January 25, 2010

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MacBook Air in the kitchen: It slices, it dices!

Everyone knows the MacBook Air is ridiculously thin. Did you know that you can cut mushrooms and cabbage and de-vein shrimp with one? A Japanese blogger did just that.

By September 8, 2011

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Get freaky with samurai sword earbuds

Japan's Solid Alliance gets funky with wacky earbuds that feature samurai swords, mushrooms, apples, and even miniature ears.

By December 28, 2009

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Super Mario Rube Goldberg machine

Winner of contest follows the Super Mario Bros video game theme--complete with a castle, mushrooms, green pipes, and even an old SNES console connected to it.

By April 2, 2009

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Life according to mushrooms

By December 20, 2005