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If you’re a glowing #mushroom, how do you decide when to shine? If you’re Neonothopanus gardneri, you just listen to your internal clock, apparently. Recent work shows that the #bioluminescence of this #fungus is regulated by a #circadian rhythm, which is useful because “insects that disperse fungal #spores are attracted to light at night”. #science #biology #currbiol #cell http://www.cell.com/current-biology/abstract/S0960-9822(15)00160-8

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