The immortal are living among us NOW!

Clemens Suter-Crazzolara juschus at novsrv1.pio1.uni-heidelberg.de
Tue Nov 7 08:52:51 EST 1995


In article <47njcn$iae at newsbf02.news.aol.com>, mberezetsk at aol.comX says...
>
>It's prickleconed pine.  Now -- do I get that nice little prize you have
>stacked away for the winner?  Considering I'm not even remotely a
>biologist? 
>
>Lucinda

There was also an interesting paper in Nature a few years ago, 
in which it was shown that a two fungi found in England
were something like 3000-5000 yrs old, and had a weight of 
several 1000 kilograms (correct me if I am wrong.)
I would guess that this organism surely would be immortal.

clemens






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