PopQuizzical Daily! for September 10, 2012
Dr. Klaus Mertens of Munich, Germany is more commonly known by what commercial name?
Yesterday's PopQuizzical Daily! answer: Chlorophyll.Green plants convert sunlight to energy via chlorophyll. Fungi (like mushrooms) don’t have chlorophyll, so how do the get big and yummy? From the soil, silly billy. They have a network of thin, rootlike threads that suck up nutrients that help them get big and then put onto the tops of pizzas. Also lightning has been found to multiply and increase harvests in mushrooms. That’s right – I said LIGHTNING. —
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