Did you know 300 million caterpillar fungi are hand-picked annually from the world’s highest mountain range?
Now is your last chance to subscribe to Nautilus in print and join young scientist Zhengyang Wang on his journey from the labs of Harvard to the mountains of Tibet to probe the mysteries of a dying fungus known as “Himalayan Viagra.”
Issue 51 also features:
Interview with Paul Nurse
Herlinde Koelbl sits down with the British Nobel Laureate to talk about his roots, science, and Knighthood.
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“The effect is like a shot of meaning-making caffeine—pure emotional charge.”
By Alla Katsnelson
A Wild Promise
We can write a different ending for critically endangered species.
By Terry Tempest Williams