Glowing Wood

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I remember going to camp when I was in the scouts and sometimes if the weather's right I sometimes see glowing wood.
How does the wood ceder I think glow?

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Robert

it's caused by a fungus /fungi in the wood..

YB
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It is called bioluminescence

I saw some as well as a kid once. Haven't seen any since.. Look it up, it is an interesting read.

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Blimey

that must have been a long time ago YB

YB
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Now how did I know..

.. something like that was coming from Suss..

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I loled

I loled

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Was the fungus related to

Was the fungus related to Magic Mushrooms ?
They make you see funny things sometimes too !!!

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