The Poetry of Science

Episode 8: Rising Infection

July 29, 2019

Recent research has shown that global warming might be responsible for an increase in fungal infections amongst humans. In this episode of the podcast I investigate the research behind these claims, and what it means for future climates.


Read this episode’s science poem here.

Read the scientific study that inspired it here.

Read ‘The Book of the Dead Man (Fungi)’ by Marvin Bell here.


Music by Rufus Beckett.


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