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    SPIEGEL ONLINE | Johann Grolle, Rafaela von Bredow, DER SPIEGEL | 11 min
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    • deephdave
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      3 weeks ago

      Most importantly, they have extremely diverse chemical sensors. A fungus can be seen as a large, chemically sensitive membrane, so to speak, as one big olfactory epithelium. But many mushrooms can also perceive light and they are sensitive to gravity, to changes in temperature and to changes in pressure.