Cat Adams
Cat Adams

Cat Adams is a graduate student at Harvard University studying plant-fungal interactions. Follow her at ScienceIsMetal and on Twitter.

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Feb. 10 2014 10:05 AMThe Most Dangerous MushroomThe death cap is spreading. It looks, smells, and tastes delicious.
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March 6 2015 8:08 AM The Man Who Discovered Thiamin Today, we take vitamin B1 for granted. But it took a horrible, wasting disease—and lots and lots of chickens—for scientists to discover it.